Category: Publisher’s Letter

Rewards That Last a Lifetime

/ Posted 09.15.2014

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Summer. How did it get here so fast, … continue reading

Memories of a Legend

/ Posted 08.15.2014

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] This month we present a guest editorial, an … continue reading

Do No Harm

/ Posted 07.31.2014

The phrase, “First, do no harm,” is attributed to the Hippocratic oath that is historically taken by physicians. It should be the mantra of any bodybuilder who sees bodybuilding as the lifestyle that it was meant to be. Lifestyle means a way of living.

Larry Scott: Game-Changer

/ Posted 06.15.2014

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Larry Scott was a catalyst whose effect on … continue reading

Once In A Lifetime

/ Posted 05.15.2014

IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] I started working out in 1956, using the … continue reading

It’s Not Just About Muscle

/ Posted 04.15.2014

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Most nonbodybuilders think of bodybuilding—the use of progressive-resistance … continue reading

Coping With Reality

/ Posted 03.15.2014

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] I had a rare cold this past week, … continue reading

The Foundation of Physical Culture

/ Posted 01.16.2014

The passing of Dan Lurie, bodybuilding pioneer and publisher of Muscle Training Illustrated, at the age of 90

Joe Weider’s Mr. Olympia

/ Posted 12.15.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] After Larry Scott’s meteoric rise to the top, … continue reading

Actions, Routines and Habits

/ Posted 11.15.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] We are creatures of habit. We have all … continue reading

Inspiration and Perspiration

/ Posted 10.15.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] As a young man my father raced bicycles. … continue reading

Casey Viator: A Bodybuilding Prodigy

/ Posted 09.15.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] A prodigy by definition is an extraordinarily talented … continue reading

Physical and Mental Strength

/ Posted 09.15.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Thoreau said, “The mass of men lead lives … continue reading

Merchant of Dreams Joe Weider

/ Posted 08.16.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] I first met Joe Weider in 1968 through … continue reading

Change to Evolve

/ Posted 07.24.2013

Everyone accepts the need for change due to our changing world, but when it comes to doing something to create that change, we begin to rationalize.

Right Place Right Time

/ Posted 06.24.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] I started working out in a friend’s basement … continue reading

The Cost-Benefit Ratio and Your Workout Goals

/ Posted 05.26.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] The start of a new year always energizes … continue reading

Remembering Sergio Oliva

/ Posted 04.22.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Sergio Oliva: July 4, 1941–November 12, 2012 When … continue reading

Living Long and Living Well

/ Posted 03.25.2013

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Recently, I read an in-depth article in the … continue reading

Arnold’s Latest: Total Recall

/ Posted 12.26.2012

Is there any American immigrant story—or a life story anywhere—that approaches the level of accomplishment that Arnold Schwarzenegger has achieved in the past 40-plus years?

The Meaning of Physique

/ Posted 11.26.2012

[IM Insiders can download a PDF of this Issue Instantly. Learn More] Physique—most people haven’t heard that one in a … continue reading

Defining the Bodybuilding Lifestyle

/ Posted 10.17.2012

[Download a free issue of Iron Man Magazine for iPhone and iPad] In defining the bodybuilding lifestyle, IRON MAN follows … continue reading

John Kemper

/ Posted 09.12.2012

[Download a free issue of Iron Man Magazine for iPhone and iPad] I met John Kemper by accident, an accident … continue reading

Arnold and The Plan

/ Posted 08.09.2012

[Download a free issue of Iron Man Magazine for iPhone and iPad] Many people go to the gym without a … continue reading

Bodybuilding Bedrock

/ Posted 07.11.2012

[Download a free issue of Iron Man Magazine for iPhone and iPad] The bedrock principle of Iron Man magazine from … continue reading

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