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Getting Shredded & Jacked with BJ Gaddour

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness, Podcast

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BJ Gaddour is a renowned fitness expert known for his metabolic bodybuilding style of workouts. He’s a former fat guy turned cover model and the former fitness director for Men’s Health. BJ lost over 50 pounds and fitness completely transformed his life. He’s now jacked and shredded and helps countless others get in the best […]

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Getting Jacked Without The Joint Pain

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness

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You often hear that skinny guys, aka “hardgainers,” should do nothing but the big power lifts. That’s sh*t advice. Most “hardgainers” have pencil necks, pipe cleaner forearms, string bean calves and tiny joints. They’re also tight and immobile. All this is what makes you a “hardgainer.” If being skinny was your only issue but you […]

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Accumulation and Intensification: How to Build Muscle Like Clockwork with CONTROLLED Overtraining

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness

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By Nick Nilsson Overtraining is NOT evil. In fact, overtraining can be exactly what you need to achieve continuous and rapid results in your training and breakthrough muscle-building plateaus! So first, what IS overtraining? Overtraining is, most simply, training too much. Your body is unable to recover from the volume or frequency of training and […]

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3 Ways to Build Muscle Fast

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness

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To build muscle fast you need to present the body with a stimulus that it isn’t used to. This stress will cause the body to adapt by building itself up bigger and stronger. Where most people go wrong is that they think they need to annihilate the muscle in order to elicit any type of […]

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Is a Pump Needed to Build Muscle?

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness

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Is a pump needed to build muscle? Some people emphatically state that getting a good pump is necessary. Others say just the opposite. First of all, the ability to easily obtain a good pump is a sign that your body is in an anabolic state and ready to train. It shows us that the body […]

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How to Build Muscle with High Reps

Written by Jason Ferruggia Topics: Fitness

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Although I am not a fan of high reps on most exercises for most lifters, there are actually times when I do recommend them. So if you want to learn how to build muscle with high reps, then read on. When you are more advanced and have developed a respectable level of strength, high reps […]

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