Category Archives: Build Muscle

Pilates Leg Workout

No day on the planet is to be feared more than the day after leg day. That is until you experience the day after a Pilates Leg Workout. Pilates offers a unique blend of isometric holds and eccentric movements that will get your muscles working in ways that you never thought possible. If you are…
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Pilates Ab Workout

Pilates is renowned for the amazing results that people achieve when they commit to a strict Pilates regimen. The combination of isometric holds and quick contractions completed in a Pilates movement gives your body a run for its money.   If you are looking to finally gain that 6-pack-abs or strengthen your core like no…
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Beginner Pilates Workout

If you are new to exercise, you may want to consider Pilates as a good place to start. Pilates began in 1920 by Joseph Pilates for physical rehabilitation purposes. Some of the first people that used Pilates workouts were those returning from war, and those rehabbing injuries. Beginner Pilates workouts may look a bit different…
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What is HIIT? Would It Be Good for Me?

Every week there is a new buzzword in the fitness community. A new workout that will revolutionize what you're doing and your results. Nowadays it seems like the big talk around gyms is HIIT. Well, what is HIIT? HIIT stands for High-Intensity Interval Training. Before you think you got it, there are a few things…
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A Fat Burner 30 Minute Elliptical Workout

Every time I go to the gym I see these people who are on the elliptical trying to get a good workout. It seems that when they think of an elliptical workout all they want to do is read a magazine while lazily moving their feet. When I get on the elliptical, I want a…
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Benefits of BCAAs – 5 Top Reasons Why You Should Take Amino Acids

Every day people are seeing how the benefits of BCAAs can change their work out. What are BCAAs? Branched-Chain Amino Acids are the newest method to prevent fatigue and muscle breakdown in bodybuilding.  Here are 5 benefits of BCAAs that are going to let you rock your next workout. 1. BCAAs Will Prevent Muscle Breakdown What is…
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Free Weights vs Machines, Pros and Cons

[caption id="attachment_20129" align="alignleft" width="150"] Free weights vs machines[/caption] Free weights vs machines is one of the doubts that most people have at some point of their training path. Is it more effective to train with free weights or machines? I believe that, even if we don't want to hear it or admit it, we all…
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How to Increase Muscle Mass

To increase muscle mass in professional body building it is basically required to train almost daily, and there are some basic rules too keep in mind: Allow at least 48 hours before working out the same muscle group. Allow periodic discharge cycles (its aim is to allow the body to dissipate the accumulated fatigue, allowing…
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