What do Steve Reeves, John Grimek and Reg Park have in common? A) They were all beasts of aesthetic masculinity. B) I don’t know any of them. C) They all had nearly perfectly proportionate calf development. Of course A and C are both true. And of course you want to know how to get calves like that. (If you […]continue reading
What do Steve Reeves, John Grimek and Reg Park have in common? A) They were all beasts of aesthetic masculinity. B) I don’t know any of them. C) They all had nearly perfectly proportionate calf development. Of course A and C are both true. And of course you want to know how to get calves like that. (If you […]
Want to hear Ian McCarthy picking my brain on all sorts of random topics? Here you go, an hour long interview by Ian McCarthy about a wide variety of bodybuilding topics. The start of the interview covers the Bayesian bodybuilding method. After that we go into more practical topics, including the optimal macronutrient composition for bodybuilding, exercise selection and training […]
As usual, most of what I’ve done in the past months has stayed under the radar. So here’s a short overview of the 7 most important things I’ve been working on. Aside from coaching clients full-time. 1. My review paper on the best rest interval I used to think it was pretty cool I got published on T-Nation without […]
This is an interview with First Call Out. It’s 18 minutes long. We interviewed Menno Henselmans to discuss how he combined a scientific, or rather an evidence-based approach, of dieting & nutrition with his real world experience thus giving rise to his own style – the Bayesian Bodybuilding method. List to the full interview (18 minutes).
A potentially game changing study has just been published. It may change how you perform your exercises forever. Or it may not. Let’s have a look. The study titled “the efficacy of incorporating partial squats in maximal strength training” is about combining partial and full reps in your training. The debate on whether training with a partial range of motion […]
There’s a reason there are no fat fitness models. Even if you have a chest so massive it puts Schwarzenegger’s to shame, if your gut sticks out further than your chest, the image is ruined. So whether you just want to see Richard and the twins again without a mirror, get ‘toned’ or want to get so shredded you can […]
Everything that sucks is good for you. That’s what our intuition tells us. Give someone a piece of food that tastes disgusting and tell them it’s really good for them. They’ll take your word for it. Give someone a piece of this cheesecake and afterwards tell them it’s healthy and they’ll go ‘Yeah, right’. Even worse, if you tell them […]