Vince Gironda 8x8 Routine

Vince Gironda's 8 X 8 Workout

One of the reasons the name Vince Gironda is as popular as ever in bodybuilding articles is that the man had ideas that were truly revolutionary and way ahead of their time. 50 years before Charles Poliquin wrote about "German volume training"…

Improve Your Overhead Press

In the old days, most men who lifted weights in a serious fashion practiced the standing press – and most of them were reasonably good at the lift. Let’s work together to bring that aspect of training back to the Iron Game. Make it a belated…

Dave Tate's Six-Week Bench Press Cure

"This is the United States of America," he bellows. "Like it or not, the bench press will always be the most popular exercise. Too bad everyone sucks at it." From Dave Tate's Six-Week Bench Press Cure. Full program and more at T-Nation
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How To Improve Your Bench Press

"How to improve your bench press" would have to be the most popular search on any weight training article. From the time we started training with weights, many of us have obsessed over our bench press, even though it is not the best exercise…
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Anthony Ditillo Training Routines

Even before Stuart McRobert, there was physcial culture writer Anthony Ditillo, who was most known for his articles in Peary Rader's original Ironman magazine from 1968 to 1985. More proof that there is nothing new under the sun is to be found…
Heavy Overhead Press Bill March

Bill March - Overhead Press

Bill March was one of the finest weightlifters in the 1960. Here he is performing the press - a lift that used to be the test of upper body strength before the bench press became popular. This is the best demonstration of the exercise I have…
Leroy Colbert Workout Routine

Bulking Up

Years ago, a fool proof method of bulking up was discovered. And yet gaining weight is a major problem with bodybuilders today because the old method somehow got lost in the shuffle. It's too bad, because gaining weight is really no problem.…
How to squat

A Primer for Beginners in the Squat

My youngest son, Beau, has a sign in his room which reads Beau knows Squat. I like it! ‘Course, it’s a play off the ol’ Bo Jackson thing, but I don’t care. I know Beau, and I don’t know Bo. And, Bo doesn’t know Squat! Humor me…
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The Eight Best Exercises

When compiling a list of "best exercises" the most vital criteria for selection is choosing movements that a)recruit the greatest amount of muscles involved and b) ones which generate the greatest neural output. Years ago, there was a researcher…