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Increase Strength by Integrating Yoga: 10 Essential Postures for Strength Athletes. PHAT - Google Sheets. Mega Feature: Layne Norton Training Series + Full Power/Hypertrophy Routine (Updated 2011) Layne Norton is a Pro Natural Bodybuilder with the IFPA and NGA.

Mega Feature: Layne Norton Training Series + Full Power/Hypertrophy Routine (Updated 2011)

Layne has his PhD in Nutritional Sciences with his thesis emphasis in muscle protein metabolism. He is also an accomplished powerlifter holding the AAPF Squat and Deadlift American Records in the 220 lb class at 568 & 700 lbs respectively. Read on as he bridges the gap between science and hardcore work ethic inside the gym with his “Never Be Outworked” mentality.

PHAT: Power Hypertrophy Adaptive Training Written by Dr. There are some fundamental arguments in bodybuilding. Family, Fitness, and Fun: Commando Workout. Several years ago, when I was a more-or-less disillusioned sailor nearing the end of a loooong career, deployed to East Africa I came across this routine.

Family, Fitness, and Fun: Commando Workout

The site I found it on said that the developer of this had made it for Canadian Special Operations troops. I did this for about 2-3 months there and, as I recall, it was a real kicker of a routine! I offer it now, to you all, for your training benefit and fun! Please, tell me how it works for you. If there is anything you want to know more about, just let me know. Hip rolls x20 Raising the hips and tailbone off the ground, a reverse crunch. How to Stay in Shape While Traveling. Everybody travels.

How to Stay in Shape While Traveling

Whether it’s for business, pleasure, vacation, world domination, or epic questing, at some point in our lives we all depart from the comfort of our personal “Shire” to visit another location. It might be a quick trip to the next town over for a business conference or a massive adventure halfway around the world for months at a time. No matter what kind of trip it is, one thing is certain: How to Get a Full Workout With Only Dumbbells. Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Joe Hashey, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).

How to Get a Full Workout With Only Dumbbells

After a hard day’s work you head over to your local gym. Unfortunately, so does everyone else in town who works the same hours. Soon the place is buzzing with people and there is a waiting line for nearly everything except that long row of dumbbells. Frustrated, you have to settle for a quick workout because you still want to get home and enjoy your evening. Perhaps you even give up on those gym hours and try to work out at home. Frankoman's Dumbbell Only Split. Sean10mm's Fitness Blog: Rippetoe's Starting Strength revisited. The newbie fitness guide (see sidebar links) talks about the "Starting Strength" workout developed by Mark Rippetoe, and include links to a description of it on the .

Sean10mm's Fitness Blog: Rippetoe's Starting Strength revisited

Simple Science Fitness. Burn Fat & Build Muscle for Healthy Humans. Basic Westside Barbell Template - Starting Strength Wiki. Here is what a basic Westside split looks like.

Basic Westside Barbell Template - Starting Strength Wiki

Monday - Max Effort Squat/Deads Variation of Squat/Deads (pick one) - add chains/bands + vary stance/boxes a. Low Box Squat b. High Box Squat c. Deadlifts off Box d. Westside for Skinny Bastards - Starting Strength Wiki. (credit to VikingMan) I ripped most of this straight out of Joe Defranco’s Westside for Skinny Bastards.

Westside for Skinny Bastards - Starting Strength Wiki

It has some modification in it for things I like, but it’s still pretty much his! For more information and some good resources, visit his site, at and also the link down at the bottom of the page. So You Want to Run? (part 2) - COMPLETE HUMAN PERFORMANCE. So You Want to Run? Endurance Training for Strength Athletes (part 1) - COMPLETE HUMAN PERFORMANCE. OUcEY.png (PNG Image, 547 × 465 pixels)

Strength Standards. Fuckarounditis. - Berkhan, M. (2011) Fuckarounditis: A Serious Threat I have been trying to cure people of fuckarounditis since the late 90's, starting from the day I was first cleansed from it myself.


Ever since I recognized the disease, I have acknowledged it as a serious threat to physique development and mental well-being. It is therefore with shock and horror I have watched an increasing number of people fall victim to the disease and the dubious training practices it inspires. In educating myself of good strength training practices, I was very lucky. However, I did not spend more than a few months fooling around with my friends. However, I may have never been lucky enough to find this tome of wisdom if I had first lost myself in the malicious maze that resides behind... the illusion of complexity. The Illusion of Complexity The Internet provides a rich soil for fuckarounditis to grow and take hold of the unsuspecting observer.

We must read everything. Workout Creation Instructions. Advanced Body Weight Workout - This Will Kick Your Ass. Join the Rebellion, get free eBooks.

Advanced Body Weight Workout - This Will Kick Your Ass

If this little dude can get in shape without a gym, what’s your excuse? Most gyms these days are loaded with chumps, meatheads, pushy salesmen, and people who suck at working out. Get a Customized Running Training Plan from Olympians and Top Coaches. Body Weight Circuits Are Kickin' My Butt! - Fitness Black Book.

I used to think I was in outstanding shape.

Body Weight Circuits Are Kickin' My Butt! - Fitness Black Book

I can go into any gym and lift impressive weights for my size and I look like a Ninja Master on the treadmill. I can run a few miles in a decent period of time, I don’t have any noticeable body fat, etc. That was until I explored the world of bodyweight circuits. My 20+ years of consistent lifting and intense cardio, have not prepared me at all for the intense torture called Bodyweight Circuits. [This is the exact workout I have been doing in my apartment 3 times per week. No Wonder Why Craig Ballantyne is Ripped! Still Breathing Hard 10 Minutes Later…

Hal Higdon Training Programs. 5-K Training: Advanced How to Train for Maximum Performance IF YOU'RE A SEASONED VETERAN OF THE RUNNING WARS, an individual who has been running for several years and who has run numerous 5-K races and races at other distances, there comes a time when you want to seek maximum performance. Regardless of your age or ability, you would like to run as fast as you possibly can.

You want a training program that will challenge you. 5x5 Workout Routine For Functional Strength & Mass. By Kevin • Workout Routines • Tags: 5x5 Workout, Gain Muscle, Muscle Tone, Workout Routine • 27 Comments Welcome to the site ... why not sign-up to the free newsletter before you go. The 5×5 workout routine is quite popular, and for good reason. When it comes to building mass and strength it can be surprisingly difficult. You would think that the two would go hand in hand but they don’t.

How Exercise Affects Your Body (and How to Pick the Right Workout) HIGH-INTENSITY CIRCUIT TRAINING USING BODY WEIGHT: Maximum R... : ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal. At the Human Performance Institute, Division of Wellness and Prevention, Inc., in Orlando, FL, our clients are high-performing professionals from a variety of industries. These men and women face incessant demands on their time, along with the pressure to perform at high levels and balance their careers and personal lives. From our work with elite performers, we have learned that managing energy is the key to sustaining high performance.

However, when facing seemingly infinite demands, one’s ability to manage and expand physical energy can be severely compromised. This can result in persistent fatigue (physical, but also emotional and mental) and a growing level of disengagement with one’s career, family, friends, and personal well-being, which can ultimately lead to performance failure. Traditionally, resistance training often is performed separately from aerobic training — typically on two or three nonconsecutive days each week. Contraindications Exercise Selection Exercise Order 1. Exercise Routines for Beginners. How to Break Through a Strength Training Plateau. The 10-20-30 Running Concept Can Increase Performance in Less Time.