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Valentine's Day – the best couples workout
Valentine's Day – the best couples workout

I am often asked: "How do you stay motivated to work out?”.

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How to get your dream booty
How to get your dream booty

The dream of a sculpted and firm butt is nowadays shared by both men and women. Mother nature seems to have blessed some individuals with a stunning backside more or less for free, while others must dedicate a lot of time and effort in order to get that booty th...

The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil
The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is one of the quite few foods that can rightfully be included in the "superfoods" category. Its unique combination of fatty acids has a number of positive health effects, not least because of the fatty acid called lauric acid which is the m...

10 healthy breakfast ideas
10 healthy breakfast ideas

What characterizes an optimal breakfast? What should you start your day with to stay satisfied all the way through lunch without a failing blood sugar? And how should you combine the different energy sources in the best possible way?

5 best back exercises
5 best back exercises

After our leg muscles, one of the largest groups of muscle is our back. The back can be divided into deep and superficial muscles where the deep muscles consist of those who move and stabilize the spine. The superficial ones are most commonly referred to as m. l...

How to overcome a plateau
How to overcome a plateau

Implementing physical activity and healthy eating habits in your daily routine is one of the best decisions you can make for yourself, not only to improve your body aesthetically but also to enhance the quality of life in several different aspects.

Beach 2018
Beach 2018

Summertime is approaching and one thing that probably most of us have in common is the wish for that beach body that can be shown off with dignity, either in swimwear or summer skirts. However, we are tackling the same question every year: Where do we really sta...

5 best exercises for legs
5 best exercises for legs

In order to effectively and intensively take on a certain group of muscles, it is important that we, first of all, understand its basic anatomy. Where is the muscle located and what is its actual function?

Combine training with the right food
Combine training with the right food

Which combination of different foods is the best, and what does nutrition timing really mean? These are a couple of the big issues that we will now try to sort out.

10 myths about supplements
10 myths about supplements

Many people seem to have a lot of prejudice when it comes to dietary supplements and believes that they’re just nicely packaged chemicals produced without any supervision. In some cases the parallels are also drawn directly to steroids and other hormone-ma...

Working out at home
Working out at home

Does it feel too time consuming to get yourself to the gym a couple of afternoons a week even though you are well aware of the fact that summer is just around the corner and your shape is far from the desirable? Do not despair. Building a great physique requires...

How to get a six pack
How to get a six pack

Abs. Sometimes abs seems to be something essential and something that most people want, especially when it comes to getting in shape for summer. It is like abs are the number one measurement for how fit one is, which I totally disagree with. You can be fit witho...

Optimized fat burn
Optimized fat burn

Colleagues are advising you to completely cut carbs, friends claim that you will fit in those old favourite jeans if you just eat either one big or six small meals a day. Nutritionists around the world assure you that the secret lies in eating “clean food&...

5 best exercises for arms
5 best exercises for arms

If you ask five different people about which five exercises are by far the best for building arms, the answers will probably vary drastically. On the other hand, what many lifters have in common when it comes to training arms is the lack of planning, more than j...

Supplements for the experienced
Supplements for the experienced

In an earlier article we reviewed some of the supplements that beginners should get familiar with in order to maximize the results of their training. This time we’ll instead dig a little deeper and look closer at a few supplements more specific for strengt...

Supplements for beginners
Supplements for beginners

Before dealing with the subject of dietary supplements in general, and supplements for beginners in particular, it is important that we understand the actual concept. Dietary supplements are exactly just that, supplements, an addition and therefore by no means a...

LBM & BMI
LBM & BMI

LBM (Lean Body Mass) is the term commonly used to describe a person's total body weight, excluding fat mass. Included in LBM are bones, water, skin, organs and muscles. In addition, a certain amount of essential fat has been included as this is necessary for...

Nuts and their health benefits
Nuts and their health benefits

Some people would like to claim that from a health perspective it is a bad idea to have nuts as part of your diet. The main argument is often the amount of fat contained, as if this would be a one way ticket to obesity. Although nuts are rich in both calories an...

The importance of sleep
The importance of sleep

Sleep is a vital physiological function and is significantly important for your overall health. A lack of sleep affects not only your general well-being but also your appearance. When we sleep both heart rate, blood pressure, and body temperature are lowered. As...

Is a calorie always just a calorie?
Is a calorie always just a calorie?

Calories are energy generated from the food we ingest, released during the process of digestion. They are also used to estimate the level of energy consumption during physical activity. When declaring nutritional content this value is usually referred to as kilo...

Train with a Stairmaster
Train with a Stairmaster

It is not without reason many of us ditch the chance of taking the stairs if an elevator is available, or that coaches around the world challenge their athletes to run up and down stairs inside big stadiums or office buildings. Not only running, but walking up a...

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