Strongman

Strongman Series: The Farmer's Walk

This exercise is one of my favorite events for a reason - it has serious impact on your strength and major carryover into your lifting.

Strongman Series: The Yoke

Trained in the correct manner, the yoke carry can be an incredible strength and power builder, not only for strength athletes, but for athletes of any sport.

The 6 Main Types of Strongman Events (and How to Train For Them in the Gym)

If you want to train either for strongman or in a strongman manner with limited resources, I'm going to give you options for training each strongman event in a regular gym setting.

14 Strongman Articles to Strengthen Your Knowledge

Strongman is about as raw and basic as it gets. We can learn a lot from strongmen of old and modern day strongman competitors. Here are fourteen articles full of information to get you strong.

Strongman Profile: Maxick Teaches Us the Lost Art of Muscle Control

Muscle control is for the most part a lost art. Yet a hundred years ago there was one man whose name was synonymous with it. That man was Maxick.

What Strongman Training Can Teach Us About Getting Strong

Strongman-strong is a special kind of strong. We can learn a lot from taking a look at the basic principles of this training - whether you aim to be a strongman or simply a strong man.

Pick Up Something New: 10 Loaded Carries to Strengthen Your Training (and Yourself)

Do you include loaded carries in your training? That’s not a loaded question. Whether you do or not, carry on. You’ll pick up something new.

33 Reasons to Train Strongman

Strongman training is about true functional strength. Strongman is about getting you strong to a degree that you never thought possible. Here are 33 reasons you need to start doing it.

Strongman Training Good For Testosterone

Is strongman-style training better for your testosterone levels than conventional strength training? Science compared athletes and examined their levels post-workout.

Thinking Outside the Box: Strongman Training for Swimming

Maybe you've heard about U.S. swimming superstar Ryan Lochte using strongman training to become a better swimmer. I've used them, too, and here are my recommendations for the best exercises.

Life of a Strongman: An Interview With Tom McClure

Get a glimpse inside the life and training regimen of a professional strongman.

Warrior Princesses and World Records at the Arizona Highland Games

We live in Phoenix, where the annual Highland Athletics Women’s World Championships are held every year in early spring. It’s amazing to see these women in action - both in sport and dance.

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