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Crossfit For Weight Loss: Is It Best For YOUR Body?

If you’re like me, you probably have a love/hate relationship with CrossFit. I mean, it’s easy to look at guys like Rich Froening and...
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Why You Need Protein To Build Lean Muscle

What do you think about when you hear the word “protein”? Do you envision a big, sweaty weightlifter guy grunting loudly while he benches 400...
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Progressive Overload and Why I Stopped Adding Weight to the Bar

If the term "progressive overload" doesn't make you think of jacked guys struggling under tonnage that would crush a lesser human - that's probably...

3 Suspension Trainer Exercises to Shred Your Core

Suspension Trainer (ST) exercises are great for a variety of reasons, as discussed here, here, and here. But one of the reasons that I...
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Answers to YOUR Frequently Asked Workout Questions

How much weight should I be lifting? What are rep schemes? AM or PM workouts? Do YOU have a burning question about fitness, nutrition, or...
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Bodyweight Training Vs. Traditional Strength Training – Which is Better?

What if I said you could bulk up without ever touching a single piece of gym equipment? Huh? It’s true. Forget about training with barbells and...

30 Minute Workout | Guidelines to Maximize Your Training + Free Workout

We like fast. That's why we drive through Starbucks, order toilet paper on Amazon Prime, and are attracted to the concept of the 30...

The Ultimate Core Workout | The Best Bodyweight Ab Exercises

Here's what you need to know: Yes, training abs directly is important for a strong injury proof low back Yes, training your abs is...

Which is More Important, Rest Time or Weight?

As a male, I already have predispositions towards lifting weights that are too heavy for my abilities. When you add on my tremendous ego...
You can eat carbs and still maximize your fat loss. Here's how.

The Best Time To Eat Carbs and Still Maximize Fat Loss

There are so many "strategies" out in the world about the best way to consume carbs. "Breakfast like a king. Lunch like a prince. Dinner like...
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All About Pre and Post Workout Nutrition

You know when you’re out driving on an open highway, the sun is setting, the wind is blowing through your hair (I’ve got a...
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5 Fitness Myths That You Need to To Stop Believing Now

There are a few fitness myths out there that make me pretty angry. I mistakenly thought some of them—*cough, cough* keto–were already lying in...
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5 Ways to Get Results without Adding Weight

Rather than beating your head against the wall repeatedly trying to get a PR on your bench press, are there other ways to get...
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Want to Get Lean? You Need To Ditch Keto and Do This Instead.

Want to watch your fitness progress snowball this year? Ready to get lean and STAY THAT WAY? You’ll never wake up with a different body...
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The Brutal Truth About Those Lower Abs Exercises You’ve Been Doing

How are you developing your lower abs? Which lower abs exercises are you doing consistently? Have you ever heard the following statements? Planks are the best...