Ashwagandha – adaptogenic, androgenic & anabolic

  Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera, Indian ginseng) is probably the most well-known adaptogen herb there is, which is used in Ayurveda medicine. Ayurveda, the traditional system of medicine practiced in India can be traced back to 6000 BC. For most of these 6000 years, Ashwagandha has been used as a Rasayana (nourishes, detoxifies, enhances immunity). The … Continue reading Ashwagandha – adaptogenic, androgenic & anabolic

Develop the long head of the tricep with overhead rope tricep extension

The best way to make your triceps bigger is to develop/grow the long head of the tricep. That’s the head that gives your tricep that mass on the backside. It stands out the most remarkable during the side tricep pose, with beautiful synergy with the lateral head of the tricep on the double back bicep … Continue reading Develop the long head of the tricep with overhead rope tricep extension

Upright row for wider shoulders (V-taper)

Nothing builds muscle faster and bigger than good old compound movements. Compound movements bring out the belly of the muscle, the fullness and the thickness. Whereas isolation movements are used to shape, define and perfect the muscle as desired. A perfect V-taper is a very much acquired feature for a bodybuilder, which is having a … Continue reading Upright row for wider shoulders (V-taper)

Optimal hypertrophy – sets, reps, rest & frequency

A lot of guys want to get buff at some point in their life... And after the beginner gains they might find that their progress has slowed down remarkably, or that it's even stalled completely. Fortunately there are guidelines on how to optimize hypertrophy and prevent hypertrophy stalling. First off, let's have a look at … Continue reading Optimal hypertrophy – sets, reps, rest & frequency

Explosive bodyweight exercises for testosterone you can do at home

Doing heavy weight training is the best thing you can do, however sometimes you can't go to the gym or some just don't like the gym. Fortunately there are other ways to boost your testosterone levels with different kind of exercises at home...   To get the optimal testosterone secretion you need to train with … Continue reading Explosive bodyweight exercises for testosterone you can do at home

Intermittent fasting

Intermittent fasting is a fast growing way of eating...or more like, of not eating :D... There are really tons of benefits to fasting. This study shows that the body can completely regenerate the immune system in only 3 days of fasting. Some athletes tend to be scared of fasting because of the myth of metabolic … Continue reading Intermittent fasting