Muscle Burns Fat

My first attempt at losing fat involved doing endless running on the treadmill and eating a low-fat diet. Needless to say, this attempt failed. I would work my ass off only to see a 2-3 pound weight loss in 1 month. I would then lose motivation, give up and re-gain all the lost weight in […]

Feel Grumpy? Eat More.

You’ve been on a strict diet and you did a lot of cardio, and you lost a bit of fat, but not as much as you would like to. You still have love handles, and you don’t look like you workout. You’re feeling lethargic and irritable. Then, all of a sudden, your fat loss stops […]

Foods That Make You Ripped and Healthy

Foods can make you ripped because food is fuel. When you put the right fuel in your body, you will: Shred fat effortlessly since you won’t be hungry all the time. Feel better and thereby have more energy to train hard. Have less bloating which makes your waist look more flat throughout the day. In this blog post, […]

Your Omega-3 Index Is A Ticking Health Bomb: Here’s How To Disarm It In 4 Months

During the past three generations our Omega-6 to Omega-3 Balance has shifted from an optimal (1:1) to a terrible (20:1). The generational shift doesn’t just represent obese Americans who can’t fit into a flight seat. It also represents those of us who think we are fit and healthy. This is a HUGE problem because a bad Omega-6 to Omega-3 Balance creates chronic inflammation […]

Why You Shouldn’t Lift Heavy Weights As A Skinny-Fat Beginner

I just wanted to make a quick statement: The only way to transform is to lift heavy. If you want any chance at building a physique, you must do your heavy squats, bench presses and deadlifts. There simply is no other way to transform your body, so if you don’t like lifting heavy or you […]

Optimal Protein Intake: How Much Protein Do You Really Need?

Most experts in the fitness industry recommend a protein intake 1 gram per lb of bodyweight (or higher) and there’s a huge emphasis on the importance of a post-workout protein shake. But is it really that important to eat that much protein to gain muscle? and.. Do you have to get protein post workout even […]

How to Progress With High Volume Training (Using Light Weights)

“My problem is that I do not know how to progress with low/moderate weight. Training heavy was attractive because I only had to focus on a few movements, one weight target per movement and the low volume made it easy to monitor.” Question 1: With high volume training, how do you keep track of progressive overload without lugging around […]

The Opportunity Cost Of Building A Great Physique

When you want to achieve a great physique, you have to PAY for it. Nothing good comes out of nothing. To be specific, you pay for a great physique through time and money: Time: Study of fitness, training sessions and recovery. Money: A proper bodybuilding diet is VERY expensive. During my hard bulking cycles I spend […]

How I Cured Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) With Pineapple

More than half of the people that I’ve consulted with over the past 2 years have chronical problems with constipation (find it difficult to take a poop) and bloating (stomach get’s big after eating meals). Having digestive problems is extremely common for skinny-fat men, because the way you digest food is a good representation of your […]

4 Challenges For The Tall Bodybuilder

Every day of the week I have guys ask me for a workout program. They want to know the best training routine out there for their goals. The truth is that there is not one training routine that is best for everyone. There are many factors affecting the best training routine for you, and one […]