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Deadlifting for Stubby Guys – Big Numbers for the Mechanically Disadvantaged Lifter 

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Strength and performance / Training / 23 May, 2019

If you plan on staying sane in the iron game, you’d better have a sense of humor. For example, you might be built to excel at one particular lif…

Part-Time Beast

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Articles / Strength and performance / Training / 16 May, 2019

Brief But Brutal   When you read one of my articles you can be sure of two things. One, you’ll get the straight dope. I’m not the kind of …

High Pull Blitz

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Articles / Strength and performance / 09 May, 2019

Here’s what you need to know… Focusing on just one lift per training phase is a great way to shock new growth. The trick is to change it u…

WHAT TO EAT BASED ON YOUR NEUROTYPE

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Neurotyping / Podcasts / 30 April, 2019

In this episode of AdapNation, Christian goes deeper on how to manage your NUTRITION(and in part your supplementation) to work with and enhance your N…

Keto Series Part 3

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Nutrition & Supplementation / Videos / 26 April, 2019

In this last capsule on the Keto diet, Chris talks about those for whom the Keto diet is inappropriate.  While Keto preachers may not like this one, t…

How to Keep Muscle During a Layoff

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Articles / Muscle gain / Training / 11 April, 2019

Here’s what you need to know… Don’t panic. You won’t lose muscle if you take a week off from training. After a three-week brea…

Three Mistakes that Limit Your Gains 

By Christian Thibaudeau

/ Articles / Muscle gain / Strength and performance / 04 April, 2019

Here’s what you need to know… Whether you’re a powerlifter, power athlete, or bodybuilder, you’ll build more muscle if you focus on the bi…

How to strengthen your grip on the deadlift

By Alex Babin

/ Strength and performance / Training / Videos / 21 December, 2018

One of the common weak lifts on the deadlift is the grip. In this video, Alex discusses a few exercises he uses to help his clients address this weakn…

How and When to Deload for Powerlifting

By Alex Babin

/ Strength and performance / Training / Videos / 07 December, 2018

In powerlifting, specific deload phases are important for recovery. In this video, Alex talks about deloading for powerlifting by playing with volume …

The Role of the Lats in the Deadlift

By Alex Babin

/ Strength and performance / Training / Videos / 26 November, 2018

The lats are important for stabilizing the shoulder girdle. When deadlifting, you want to keep the bar as close to you as possible. If the bar travels…

The Role of the Lats on the Bench

By Alex Babin

/ Strength and performance / Training / Videos / 09 November, 2018

The recruitment of the lats for the bench press is a controversial subject. In this capsule, Alex discussed the role of the lats and relates these to …

The role of the lats in the squat

By Alex Babin

/ Strength and performance / Training / Videos / 15 October, 2018

The contraction of the upper back of the lats is one of the foundations of a good squat. How can you use your lats for a better squat? In this capsule…