Category Archive: Muscle Gain

7 Things I Learned From Doing a Pushup Challenge


If you want to seriously improve your upper-body strength, sculpt your shoulders, and chisel your core with just one single move, it’s time you start doing the pushup. I don’t just say this… Continue reading

The Perfect Push Up – Do it Right!


The Perfect Push Up – Do it right! by Calisthenicmovement Notes: Remember to keep your body straight, hands not too far apart (about shoulder width), and keeping your arms as close to your… Continue reading

How to Build a Better Bowl of Oatmeal


Overview If you want a high-performance, energy-producing, cholesterol-lowering breakfast, oatmeal is tough to beat. What you consume at breakfast directly impacts how your brain functions, and unlike its counterparts in cartoon-covered boxes, oatmeal… Continue reading

How to Build a Better Butt


1/23 Booty Boot Camp If you feel your “rear view” needs a makeover, the right fitness routine can help give you a lift. Can you achieve the “perfect” Brazilian beach butt seen on… Continue reading

Are You Doing Protein Right?


Try “breakfast for dinner” — scrambled or fried eggs on whole grain toast with avocado or veggies. Photo Credit Dominique Felicity Chapman Overview Fats and carbohydrates have been demonized. But protein? Protein is… Continue reading

21 Sit-Ups you Won’t Totally Hate


Crunches and sit-ups can be monotonous, and they probably remind you of elementary-school gym class. But they don’t have to be so boring. There are plenty of variations you can incorporate into your… Continue reading

Vitamins and Minerals: Nutrition From A to Z


Find out which vitamins and minerals your body needs, what they do, and what foods you can eat to get them.. 1/20 Vitamin A One type comes from animal sources of food. It… Continue reading

7 Fundamentals of Eating for Muscle Growth


Jacob Wilson, Ph.D., CSCS states that he wants people to be more educated about what they eat. “It’s a major part of why I became a professor and researcher” he says and then… Continue reading

How Many Days a Week Do You Need to Workout? 


Time is irrelevant if you’re getting the work done. Here’s what you should consider when planning your gym time. Make it work for you. by SLOANE DAVIS*  A perfect workout is one that… Continue reading

The Best Flat-Abs Moves for Men


Go from flabby to flat abs with the right moves and foods, including red meat. WebMD’s pictures show the best exercises for men who want a ripped midsection. 1/22 Train for Flat Abs:… Continue reading

Charles Eugster, The Healthiest Old Person on the Planet Explains How to Stay in Shape


Charles Eugster, 96, is a runner, body-builder, public speaker, writer, rower, and wakeboarder. He also claims to be so healthy that his formerly grey pubes have turned brown again. Charles Eugster is the… Continue reading

Guide To Henley Royal Regatta | Gillette World Sport


Olympic Champions, current competitors and the whole of the rowing world see’s Henley Royal Regatta as one of the most important dates in any rowers calendar. With words from Sir Steve Redgrave and… Continue reading

Perfect Rowing Technique with the Canadian Olympic Rowing Team | Gillette World Sport


Training up to: Strokes/ minute: 35 – 40 spm Heart rate: 190

An All-New Way to Do Mountain Climbers


Burpees are the trendy way to blast fat with just your body weight. And if you like those, you’ll love this new version of the mountain climber, courtesy of Men’s Health Fitness Director… Continue reading

Crossfit WOD Run and Squat


I have done many marathons and ultra-marathons in years gone by and I still enjoy a 10K run whenever time permits. After reading a couple of articles about CrossFit and learning how effective… Continue reading