Let’s be honest, walking on a treadmill for an hour is about as exciting as a marathon debate on C-Span 2. That’s why when I post my fat burning workouts, I make sure to keep it fresh so it doesn’t get stale. You’ll never see, “Walk on a slight incline for an hour,” as my fat-burning workout of the day. I’m mixing methods, keeping it fresh and, most of all, keeping it intense.
You can have crusher pec muscles, tree-trunk legs and boa constrictor arms and still look slovenly if you have untoned abdominal muscles. Few things enhance a handsome, manly appearance and announce a good physique better than well-toned abs.
Until recently, scientists thought that it was impossible to spot reduce - target fat in specific areas of the body. But new research suggests that you could lose fat from specific sites using a combination of aerobics, training target muscle groups, increasing hormones that speed fat breakdown and use and increasing adipose tissue (fat) temperature during exercise.
Building a big, strong, massive back builds a strong foundation for your body and will assist you in getting stronger across other lifts. The goals of building a back that’s both dense and aesthetic is a goal that spans across the fitness realm from bodybuilder to powerlifter to the beginner fitness enthusiast.
You don’t need always need a treadmill, elliptical or rowing machine to burn tons of fat off your body. Here’s a 30-minute high-intensity workout that will kick your metabolism into high gear -all you need is a weight plate and set of suspension straps. You are going to feel this from every cell in your body and the fat is going to be screaming!
Most guys work out because they want to minimize fat and look cut. Preventing heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure is nice, but it doesn’t get to the heart of why men train— to look fit and sexually attractive. Unfortunately, life gets in the way. Who has time for the two- or three-hour workouts necessary to look cut and buff? Wouldn’t it be nice if you could build muscle and cut fat by training only one hour per week?
You can not outwork a poor diet! There are simply no shortcuts, no magic supplements, and no other substitute for being consistent with doing the right things day in and day out. With that in mind, here are some tips to make sure you stay on track and head in the right direction in your physique-building journey:
I’ve given you guys samples of my bicep building methods here and there but I think it’s time I give you the whole cake and stop teasing you with those oh so delicious moist, dark chocolate slices. That was one hell of a visual huh?
Your upper body pushing day is already giving you plenty of work on your pecs and shoulders, and since your upper body pulling day is already giving you plenty of work on lats and mid-back musculature, the focus here is to help you maximize the strength of your abdominals, obliques and low-back muscles. Learn how to use the Core 4 training formula in order to make sure you’ve got a core that’s strong in all directions.
Like most guys, fitness model and personal trainer Tyler McPeak’s favorite muscle group to train are his biceps. There’s nothing more satisfying than crushing some curls and seeing the sleeve-splitting pump for yourself. He has untapped his own bicep-building potential, and now he has some unique advice to fire up yours.