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Building Big Shoulders

Doing THIS is Wrecking Your Shoulders – Episode 401

Shoulder pain is very common in almost everyone who lifts. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There’s a smarter way to train. You only get one set of shoulders so it’s a good idea not to wreck them.  In this episode I’m going head to toe to break down each and every single exercise that may be causing your shoulder pain. Some of them are unknown shoulder destroyers that you’ll want to avoid. Others just require a very specific form tweak to ensure your long term shoulder health.  Grab a coffee and a notepad, sit back and listen. continue reading.

Low Reps or High Reps: What’s Better? – Episode 337

In this episode we will address the question of reps. Should you do high reps or low reps? What’s better for strength gains, muscle growth, and fat loss? Does it vary from person to person? How many reps should you do as a beginner? Intermediate? Advanced lifter?  Is age a consideration? What about per muscle group?  Should you train the calves with the same rep range as the shoulders?  What if some muscles are predominantly fast twitch, and others are slow twitch? Does that change the recommendation? What load and rep range produces the best results?  And should you take… continue reading.

Armed & Dangerous

Big arms, you gotta love em’.   Peaked biceps… Horseshoe triceps… Full, round, cannon ball delts… If there is a red-blooded man with an even an ounce of testosterone who doesn’t want a pair of thick, muscular arms, I haven’t met him yet.   Although every man who trains wants them, few fulfill their potential to build jacked arms.   But with the right approach to training you can be one of the “lucky” few.  Here’s how you do it: 1. Use LESS weight on curling exercises If you’ve followed Renegade training methods for any length of time you know we’re all about… continue reading.

28 Days to Shredded – Episode 285

Before I tell you what’s on today’s podcast, I wanted to thank you. The solo listener Q&A episode I did last week for you guys became our most downloaded episode in the first 48 hours in over a year. That tells me that we need to do more of these Q&A episodes. So rather than wait a few more weeks I figured we’d do another one right away. In today’s show I answer the questions you guys sent in. Scroll down for show notes: Click here to subscribe via iTunes… continue reading.