Our January issue has an over-40 theme with a mighty twist: 50-year-old pro bodybuilder Dave Goodin reveals his complete winter power-training program. It’s the perfect size and strength blitz to help you grow in the snow. Plus, we’ll have our annual Muscle-Science Roundup, with a review of the key studies from 2009 that you can use to get huge – and ripped – by spring. Also, Todd Jewel guides you to seam-splitting shoulders. Find the January IRON MAN on newsstands the first week of December.
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In our November issue we introduce you to up-and-coming bodybuilder and cover model Whitney Reid, a guy with a physique you’ll find inspirational and attainable. He’s got a great plan for how you can chisel a balanced body of your own. It’s a matter of grow and flow. Plus, we have Lee Apperson’s chest-building wisdom, with his complete program; Jerry Brainum’s conclusions on vitamin D and another edition of Power Surge, your heavy-lifting guide, featuring the bench press and deadlift. (You, too, can turn yourself into a human forklift!). On Newstands Now!
Our October issue has a distinct over-40 flavor. Cover man Clark Bartram talks about the challenges of staying muscular through middle age and describes how he plans to train and eat to add even more muscle. Then former competitive flexer Doug Brignole, IM’s November ’82 cover model, is back—and as ripped as ever at nearly 50 years old. We’ll present his complete routine, diet and conversation cut-ups with Lonnie Teper. Plus, we have 10×10 arm training, new vitamin D research and Power Surge, your heavy-lifting guide. On Newstands Now!
This month we get up close and personal with another Austrian Oak, Tony Breznik, the 2008 Mr. Austria. You won’t believe the muscle size on this dude, and he’s been training for less than five years! Plus, we have a high-flying pictorial of Fitness Olympia and International champ Jen Hendershott. Lensmaster Michael Neveux took Jen and her trusty trampoline to the beach for some flippin’ great pics. Also, we’ve got more 10×10 spin, P/RR/S success, new heat-shock protein research and X-Factor arm training to get you growing. Find the September issue on newsstands now!
This month is our annual Arnold birthday issue, and we’ve got some legendary pics in store—see the Oak as you’ve never seen him before in full-page glory. Also, national-level flexer Alex Azarian outlines his strategy for building delts into round mounds of beef—with photos of him in shredded precontest condition that will blow your mind! Bench press king Joe Mazza tells how he blasts up to 675 pounds weighing 165—that’s right, gang, more than four times his bodyweight! Plus, we have further confessions from bodybuilding addict Skip La Cour, with words of wisdom on balancing your life!
This month we have a Q&A with former NPC Team Universe champ Skip La Cour —his bodybuilding goals may have changed, but he’s still going to war with the weights five days a week. He’s also a motivational speaker, so be prepared to be inspired. Then the Wilsons outline how to fight off muscle loss, Jerry Brainum looks at resveratrol, and we’ll have a Body by Science book excerpt. Also, Hawaiian bodybuilding sensation Shavis Higa lays out his winning workout and diet. Find the July issue on newsstands NOW!
We’ve got loads of big pics from the big show in Columbus—Classic coverage from the Arnold Sports Festival. Then it’s time to polish your guns with Mark Perry’s triceps torcher. You can slap on inches of new arm mass. We’ve also got Part 2 of Jerry Brainum’s interview with nutrition scientist Anthony Almada, who talks about creatine, proper fat intake and low-carb diets, plus Q&As with national-level Hawaiian bodybuilder Shivas Higa and the BodySpace Model Search winners. Find the June issue on newsstands the first week of May.
See the big, brawny bodies from the ’09 IRON MAN Pro in full-page vivid color. We’ll have loads of photos of the fantastic physiques from the L.A. Convention Center stage, all practically jumping off the page. Then the Wilson brothers offer tips on active recovery for supercharging growth, Mark Perry takes you through a wicked triceps workout, and Jerry Brainum dissects the latest antioxidant research. Plus, more fat-to-muscle workout techniques from the Train, Eat, Grow men. Find the May issue on newsstands the first week of April.
It’s our ageless muscle and strength issue, and we’ve got loads of motivating men and women who are defying the aging process. Like Joe Papish, a 63-year-old Masters National champ, and Dean Tornabene, one of the Gold’s Gym crew who’s still muscular – and an inspirational success in the fitness business. We’ll also have Part 2 of Jerry Brainum’s take on booze and bodybuilding and the Wilson brothers’ tips on active recovery for supercharging muscle growth. Find the April issue on newsstands NOW!.
This month we bring back the Legends of Bodybuilding – Rod Labbe interviews Rory Leidelmeyer, one of the most classically symmetrical bodybuilders ever to grace a posing dais (check out the pics). Plus, there’s a new muscle-pumping powder in big town ready to engorge you. It’s GPLC, and the latest studies say it’s nitric oxide nitroglycerine. Then, we have back training with drug-free pro Derik Farnsworth, and Ron Harris keeps you on track with his mind-blowing, body-growing negative-to-positive techniques. Check out the March issue ON NEWSSTANDS NOW.
This month we’re on a transition mission – to give you the ammunition you need to transform your physique fast. You’ll see how Chris Jalali did it, going from skinny and weak to a peak physique, his workout and eating tips included. Then C.S. Sloan checks out German Volume Training and outlines a few programs tailor-made for quick size and strength gains. Plus, Ron Harris keeps you on track with his negative-to-positive mind-blowing, body-growing techniques. On Newstands Now!
It’s our prime-time bodybuilding issue, and it kicks off with a big Q&A featuring Texas Shredder Dave Goodin. Learn his secrets to carving a lean, peaked physique as he closes in on his 50th birthday (motivating pics here, gang!). Plus, Jerry Brainum looks at the squat, Gabriel and Jacob Wilson explore the key anabolic amino L-leucine, and an overview of muscle-related studies from the latest meeting of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. On newsstands now!
We’ve got loads of good stuff on everyone’s favorite bodypart – arms. Up-and-coming bodybuilder Jim Romagna provides his titanic training program for building gargantuan guns. Then Greg Zulak muscles in with tips and tricks on how to pack size on your bi’s. Plus, we have an interview with Dr. Bob Goldman covering everything from drug testing at the pro level to anitiaging research, and C.S. Sloan looks at German volume training – complete programs included.
This month it?s all about intensity. We?re going to take your muscles for a spin with some Max Contraction action. Is it the ultimate intensity technique for mass-kicking growth? Try it; you?ll like it. Then Egan Schauer talks you through his grueling sto
This month you get to vote on your favorite Hardbody, and the winner gets an encore performance in our pages. We?ll have a photo feature filled with weight-trained bods from past Hardbody installments, you vote on your favorite (once you snap out of your
This month it?s our testosterone blockbuster. Jerry Brainum analyzes steroids and how they work, and then we take his analysis and extract 10 ways to get ?roid-like results without using. Adopt those 10 strategies, and you?ll soon be hearing, ?Say, bro, w