Pec-Building Tips From Jay

Normally, the most genetically gifted pro bodybuilders don’t have much of value in terms of muscle-building advice that we mere mortals can use. When you have only to think about lifting weights and your muscles grow larger, you probably never ...

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The Biggest Winner

This month’s Star Trainer should more properly be called “Star Trainee,” as it references the recent controversy over the weight-loss TV show, “The Biggest Loser,” in which 24-year-old Rachel Frederickson was thought to have lost too much weight. She dropped ...

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Tony Morris

Photographed at Gold’s Gym, Venice, California Tony Morris Age: 36  Weight: 196 Height: 5’10” Sample workout, chest: Incline dumbbell curls, 1 x 15 (warmup), 4 x 10-12, 8-10, 6-8, 3(3). Bodypart split: Every week is different, but the one thing ...

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Brad Brisbin

Photographed at Gold’s Gym, Venice, California   Age: 32  Weight: 200 Height: 5’11 1/2” Sample workout, chest*: Incline presses, flat-bench dumbbell presses, incline dumbbell flyes, pec deck flyes and machine incline presses—all exercises, 5 x 25, 20, 15, 10, 5; ...

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Timed Squats

When we were competing in Olympic lifting as members of the York Barbell team, Tommy Suggs and I devised a program to enhance our cardiorespiratory fitness by using weights. We were already playing racquetball, volleyball and soccer with the York ...

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