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Podcast Episode 63: Alyssa Ritchey - From the Farm to Weightlifting on the World Stage
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Podcast Episode 63: Alyssa Ritchey - From the Farm to Weightlifting on the World Stage

Alyssa Ritchey started out as a hyperactive farm girl, then traveled through the gamut of sports including gymnastics, track and field, skateboarding, bikini, and CrossFit. Now she’s a record-setting weightlifter with the Olympic team in her sights. She shares her story and her blow-by-blow account of her most triumphant lifts! May 07, 2019 45 min read
Podcast Episode 62: Myree Bowden - The Underground Dunk King
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Podcast Episode 62: Myree Bowden - The Underground Dunk King

Meet slam dunk specialist and new Team Bodybuilding.com athlete Myree Bowden. This wide-ranging interview includes the training secrets that have allowed him to keep growing his vertical jump even as he gets older. April 26, 2019 46 min read
Eight Years In, Gronk Is Training For The Long Haul
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Eight Years In, Gronk Is Training For The Long Haul

From banging barbells in his basement as a teenager to famously sneaking onto a Texas high school field for a workout, the fitness exploits of Rob Gronkowski have been anything but boring. Here's how he turned his training on its head to focus on longevity in football and life. October 15, 2018 5 min read
Podcast Episode 44: The World's Fittest Podcast Episode with Ross Edgley
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Podcast Episode 44: The World's Fittest Podcast Episode with Ross Edgley

UK-based athletic adventurer Ross Edgley talks with Nick and Heather just days before undertaking an unbelievable feat: swimming all the way around Great Britain at a very muscular 220-plus pounds. This is a true deep-dive into the limits of human training and performance, philosophy, and "strongman swimming," all of which come together in Edgley's new best-seller, "The World's Fittest Book." June 01, 2018 54 min read
Podcast Episode 41: Kris Gethin - Man of Ultra
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Podcast Episode 41: Kris Gethin - Man of Ultra

Our favorite bodybuilder-turned-triathlete stops by to discuss his latest challenge and triumph, a 50-kilometer high-desert ultramarathon in the middle of winter. The man who has famously "never missed a meal in 19 years" also talks about his recent experiment with intermittent fasting, and his next adventure: an unsupported ultra-triathlon in Yellowstone National Park! April 16, 2018 35 min read
Built to Last: UFC Legend Jens Pulver Wants to Go the Distance
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Built to Last: UFC Legend Jens Pulver Wants to Go the Distance

Mind, body, spirit; Jens Pulver aims to perfect them all, even though his competitive fighting days are over. Now, his training camp has to last a lifetime. Now, it's about forever. January 30, 2018 6 min read
Podcast Episode 17: Kris Gethin - Meet the Man of Iron
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Podcast Episode 17: Kris Gethin - Meet the Man of Iron

You may know Kris Gethin the bodybuilder, but Kris Gethin the ultra-endurance athlete? That's a new one. But not only is the master of pain training to do an Ironman triathlon, he's doing it in a fraction of the time that athletes usually take. In this episode, Kris talks with us about what will surely be a wild ride. April 30, 2017 26 min read
Save Your Throwing Arm: A Pitcher's Guide to Strength
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Save Your Throwing Arm: A Pitcher's Guide to Strength

Too many promising talents have seen their careers end on the surgeon's table. Don't be another cautionary tale! Take a proactive approach now to your self-care and training, and watch it pay off for years to come. April 17, 2017 6 min read
Is Exercise Lowering Your Testosterone Levels?
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Is Exercise Lowering Your Testosterone Levels?

Low levels of testosterone can lead to reduced muscle mass, poor athletic performance, and a lackluster libido. Learn how to raise your T levels without testosterone therapy. March 07, 2017 4 min read
Podcast Episode 7: Andy Speer - How To Train Like An Athlete and Stay Photo-Ready, Too
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Podcast Episode 7: Andy Speer - How To Train Like An Athlete and Stay Photo-Ready, Too

NYC-based coach and Performix athlete Andy Speer talks about his unique approach to training and coaching, and why he likes to compete in sports ranging from Olympic lifting to martial arts into his 30s. January 08, 2017 35 min read
Sports Injuries: Should You Use Heat Or Cold?
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Sports Injuries: Should You Use Heat Or Cold?

If you've played a sport or worked out, you've slapped an ice pack on a sore knee or shoulder at some point. Learn why cold isn't always the best way to treat an injury. November 29, 2016 4 min read
Flash Of Brilliance
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Flash Of Brilliance

He may be the fastest human to walk the earth, but competing in the Olympics is as much a mental feat as it is a physical one. Learn how "The Lightning Bolt" keeps his head in the game. August 04, 2016
Meet The 2016 USA Olympic Weightlifting Team
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Meet The 2016 USA Olympic Weightlifting Team

Get to know the four remarkable weightlifters representing the United States in the 2016 Olympics, and discover what makes each one worth cheering for over the next two weeks in Rio! August 04, 2016
Workout For Improving Your 40-Yard Dash Time!
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Workout For Improving Your 40-Yard Dash Time!

Obviously, improving your 40-yard dash is one of the best things you can do to improve your performance in almost any sport. The workout program below will help you get faster in record time! July 23, 2016 1 min read
We 'Mirin Vol. 132: 10 Amazing Athletes
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We 'Mirin Vol. 132: 10 Amazing Athletes

Scroll through photos of these 10 talented athletes and you'll have a month's worth of gym-spiration! July 17, 2016
Steve Weatherford's 6 Tips To Balance Aesthetics And Athletics
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Steve Weatherford's 6 Tips To Balance Aesthetics And Athletics

Here's how 10-year NFL vet Steve Weatherford perfectly juggles show and go. July 15, 2016 6 min read
How To Build A Beastly Kettlebell Press
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How To Build A Beastly Kettlebell Press

Conquering a heavy kettlebell strict press is a puzzle that many strong people struggle to figure out. Here's your plan to crank through the sticking points and power a big weight overhead! June 21, 2016
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Sport-Specific Conditioning For Soccer: Train Like A Pro!
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Sport-Specific Conditioning For Soccer: Train Like A Pro!

Here's a closer look at the components of fitness and suggestions to organize your high-performance training. May 19, 2016 5 min read
Editors' Picks: 4 Essentials for the Fitness Minimalist
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Editors' Picks: 4 Essentials for the Fitness Minimalist

You need less than you think to train like an athlete in the comfort of your home gym. These four tools can help you do more with less, and take up next to no space the rest of the time! March 22, 2016
Rory McIlroy Trains To Be Stronger Than His Critics
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Rory McIlroy Trains To Be Stronger Than His Critics

Once upon a time, golfers were considered anything but athletic. Nowadays, the top pros fill out a golf shirt while dazzling on the green. Are they setting themselves up to fail? February 21, 2016
Snowboarders Get Ready
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Snowboarders Get Ready

So it's your first day out, and you have all your cool new gear and look like a pro. But if you haven't been working out, boy are you going to be in for a surprise. Well don't be ... Use some simple exercises right here! December 31, 2015
Take Your Strength To The Next Level
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Take Your Strength To The Next Level

A little variety might be just the thing you need to jack up your strength. All you need is one heavy kettlebell and your body. December 30, 2015 6 min read
Reactive Agility Training For Teenagers: 4 Drills To Improve In Sports!
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Reactive Agility Training For Teenagers: 4 Drills To Improve In Sports!

Here are four of my favorite reactive agility drills. The best part about these is that they're fun... Most athletes will prefer these over getting in a straight line and running through an obstacle course of cones. October 08, 2015
The 5 Best Supplements For Increased Athletic Performance!
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The 5 Best Supplements For Increased Athletic Performance!

Whether you're an amateur athlete or a weekend warrior, our list of the top 5 supplements for improved athletic performance can help you get the most out of every workout, game, or run! April 09, 2015 5 min read
Strength Training For Runners: 5 Rules To Run Faster!
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Strength Training For Runners: 5 Rules To Run Faster!

If your goal is to run better and faster, you should strength train. Really, if you consider yourself a runner, you should strength train. Period. Get your training plan here! April 07, 2015 5 min read
In Pursuit Of Speed: How To Run Faster
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In Pursuit Of Speed: How To Run Faster

Do you even sprint, bro? Heed this advice to help you run and do it fast. February 19, 2015 6 min read
Fight Like A Beast: Joseph Valtellini's Workout And Fitness Tips
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Fight Like A Beast: Joseph Valtellini's Workout And Fitness Tips

Professional Muay Thai kickboxer Joseph Valtellini will kick your body into fighting shape before you can scream ''KO.'' June 16, 2014
7 Ways To Maximize Your Strength And Speed
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7 Ways To Maximize Your Strength And Speed

Strength and speed are both essential, but the real key to performance lies in combining the two. Learn the 7 principles of power. June 11, 2014
Built Like A Gymnast: Pack On The Muscle With Gymnastic Rings
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Built Like A Gymnast: Pack On The Muscle With Gymnastic Rings

There are few tools that can build a strong, ripped upper body as effectively as gymnastics rings. Discover what this favorite implement of classic bodybuilders can do for you! March 16, 2014
Grind To Grow: Try Your Squats And Presses With Kettlebells!
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Grind To Grow: Try Your Squats And Presses With Kettlebells!

If you think the kettlebell's usefulness ends with the swing, you're missing out. Sub it out on squats and presses and build strength that shows! February 28, 2014
Bodybuilding.com Announces Exclusive 2014 MMA Red Carpet Gala Webcast
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Bodybuilding.com Announces Exclusive 2014 MMA Red Carpet Gala Webcast

Bodybuilding.com presents a free webcast of the 2014 Fighter's Only MMA Awards Red Carpet Gala! January 27, 2014
Train Like An Athlete: Four Ways To Build An Athletic Physique
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Train Like An Athlete: Four Ways To Build An Athletic Physique

You don't have to be preparing for the Olympics to train for more athleticism. Take what you're doing now and make it more explosive, powerful, and effective! January 20, 2014
A New Breed Of Athlete: Be A Strength Runner!
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A New Breed Of Athlete: Be A Strength Runner!

If you love to run and love to lift, you don't have to choose between them. Have the best of both worlds by becoming a strength runner! December 26, 2013
Rematch Ready: Chris Weidman's Fight Camp Training
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Rematch Ready: Chris Weidman's Fight Camp Training

UFC fighter Chris Weidman wins matches because he out-works everyone. Here's the hard-core training protocol that helped him defeat Anderson Silva. December 19, 2013 7 min read
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Tower Of Power: Lifting Helps Bulls Center Joakim Noah Rule The Paint
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Tower Of Power: Lifting Helps Bulls Center Joakim Noah Rule The Paint

Joakim Noah has all the genetics a man could want, but this Chicago post player is still one of the hardest-working men in the NBA. December 12, 2013
Building Volleyball-Worthy Glutes And Quads
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Building Volleyball-Worthy Glutes And Quads

If you're not one to set, spike, or dig on the court, but still aim for an athletic lower body, integrate these volleyball-based exercises into your routine! November 24, 2013
Kettlebell Explosion: Harness The Power Of The Kettlebell Swing
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Kettlebell Explosion: Harness The Power Of The Kettlebell Swing

Don't try to learn the kettlebell swing by watching it get butchered in your local gym. Use these drills to nail this powerful movement once and for all! November 19, 2013 6 min read
Train Like The Claymaker: Clay Matthews' Off-Season Workout
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Train Like The Claymaker: Clay Matthews' Off-Season Workout

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews forged a career out of hard work, football genetics, and love of iron. This straight-set workout helps him rip through double-teams to terrorize quarterbacks! October 09, 2013
Golfer's Guide To Strength Training
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Golfer's Guide To Strength Training

Strength training with full-body lifts can help anyone improve on the links. Try this simple program, or send it to the golfer in your life to help them get stronger and improve their game! September 19, 2013 10 min read
Amanda Latona's 5 Favorite Exercises: Plyometrics
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Amanda Latona's 5 Favorite Exercises: Plyometrics

Are you ready to sweat? In this video, Latona shows off her jumping skills and explains why plyos are a great booty-building addition to your regimen. August 14, 2013 1 min read
Choose Your Implement: Strongman Training For Sports
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Choose Your Implement: Strongman Training For Sports

It's easy to get caught up in sport-specific training, but sometimes athletes can benefit from a little time training under the rubric of another sport. Meet strongman, your key to increased power, endurance, and muscular control! June 04, 2013 6 min read
After The Boston Marathon Tragedy, The Fitness World Stands United
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After The Boston Marathon Tragedy, The Fitness World Stands United

Anyone who participates in fitness feels a special kinship with those runners who were nearing the finish line. April 15, 2013 1 min read
Atlas Stone Training: The World Is In Your Hands
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Atlas Stone Training: The World Is In Your Hands

Train with Atlas stones to get stronger, more explosive, and more powerful. Whether you're a fighter or just want a fit physique, you can train like a Titan. February 21, 2013 4 min read
6 Explosive Exercises For Super Bowl Supremacy
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6 Explosive Exercises For Super Bowl Supremacy

Explosive strength creates champions. The players you will see in Super Bowl XLVII use these exercises to shine when the game is on the line. Learn their secrets! January 31, 2013 4 min read
The Success Spiral: Joe Flacco's 6 Strategies To Go From Underdog To Overachiever
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The Success Spiral: Joe Flacco's 6 Strategies To Go From Underdog To Overachiever

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has heard it all. He isn't an elite quarterback. He doesn't win big games. Whatever happens in Super Bowl XLVII, it's clear that the naysayers were wrong. January 30, 2013 6 min read
Nicole Wilkins' Calorie-Blasting Boxing Workout
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Nicole Wilkins' Calorie-Blasting Boxing Workout

Step into the ring with IFBB Figure Pro Nicole Wilkins for a powerful, high-intensity workout that will get you lean and ripped in just minutes a day. November 25, 2012 4 min read
To The Extreme: The 9 Most Extreme Sports On (Or Above!) Planet Earth
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To The Extreme: The 9 Most Extreme Sports On (Or Above!) Planet Earth

When the extreme need to feed their fix, they will get it, even at the cost of their bodies, their lives. Check out our list. Can you handle these sports? Would you even want to? October 31, 2012 4 min read
NFL Game Day 2012: Get Off Your Tailgate
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NFL Game Day 2012: Get Off Your Tailgate

Watch NFL games during the week; play on the weekends. Leave the stadium seats and hit the field with NFL-caliber workouts, nutrition, and recovery techniques. October 16, 2012 3 min read
NFL Training: Gronk'D
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NFL Training: Gronk'D

There's a new verb in the NFL lexicon, courtesy of Patriots all-pro tight end Rob Gronkowski and his brothers. October 08, 2012 11 min read
NFL Game Day 2012: High-Tech Training Recovery
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NFL Game Day 2012: High-Tech Training Recovery

From hyperbaric chambers, to infrared saunas, to vibrating foam rollers, meet the latest and greatest recovery tools in NFL players' arsenals. October 03, 2012 10 min read
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