Why am I not getting stronger? 7 possible reasons why

We all have periods where it seems that whatever we do, we just can’t seem to get stronger. We grow frustrated and think, “Why am I not getting stronger? Is there something wrong with me?”. Often, it’s not because there’s something wrong with us. More likely, however, is it that we’re doing something wrong, somethingContinue reading “Why am I not getting stronger? 7 possible reasons why”

A weekly gym workout routine for beginners

Every good workout routine, whether for beginners or more experienced lifters, have a few things in common. It’s built around compound movements, has at least two workouts for every muscle group weekly, and has a system for progression while trying to keep the volume at a reasonable level. We made the weekly gym workout routineContinue reading “A weekly gym workout routine for beginners”

The beginners’ guide to strength training – Everything you need to know

As a strength training beginner, stepping into the gym for the first time can feel overwhelming. There seem to be a million different exercises and pieces of weird equipment. Finding the right combinations of these exercises can seem almost impossible. Sure, weight training looks complicated from the outside. Once you start, however, it isn’t thatContinue reading “The beginners’ guide to strength training – Everything you need to know”

Should you lift weights before or after cardio?

Cardio is a crucial part of living a healthy lifestyle, and being in a decent cardiovascular shape, can help you become better at weight lifting. But, there seems to be some confusion about whether you should lift weights before or after cardio. Let’s have a look at whether you should lift weights before or afterContinue reading “Should you lift weights before or after cardio?”

Workout with dumbbells – 4 muscle building workouts

Whether you do a complete workout with dumbbells or add dumbbells exercises to your workout plan doesn’t matter. The most important thing is that they’re there. Training with dumbbells requires more stability and control than barbells and machines. They allow for an increased range of motion. It’s almost impossible to find a gym that doesn’tContinue reading “Workout with dumbbells – 4 muscle building workouts”

3 HIIT workouts on the treadmill – Cardio for weight loss

Doing cardio is a crucial part of living an active and healthy lifestyle, and can be done both before and after weight lifting. It doesn’t matter if you run, walk, swim, climb, or basically anything that gets your heart rate up. One of the preferred ways to get the cardio done for gym goers, isContinue reading “3 HIIT workouts on the treadmill – Cardio for weight loss”

The ultimate dumbbells leg workout

Training legs often require lots of different equipment making it hard to do the same leg workout in two different gyms. The ultimate dumbbells leg workout only requires dumbbells and a bench/elevated surface, making it doable in every gym and the perfect leg workout at home. Looking for other dumbbell workouts? Dumbbells arm workout TheContinue reading “The ultimate dumbbells leg workout”

The ultimate chest workout with dumbbells

Chest day is one of the most popular days in the gym. Most seem to love it. Because of chest days’ popularity, it can be hard to get a bench press or cables without standing in line. The ultimate chest workout with dumbbells can be your solution to that. Not only is it always possibleContinue reading “The ultimate chest workout with dumbbells”