Building muscle is easy – If you’re 18 years old or in your first year or two of training. For everyone else, unfortunately, trying to build muscle can be a painstakingly slow process. That’s why so few people continue to make progress past the newbie gains. One of two things happens: You spin your …

If you want to build strength, athleticism, and muscle, you need to include power training into your program. For most people, that’s going to be done by throwing medicine balls and jumping. The first place to start with jumping is the box jump.

If you’re not 18 years old or in your first year or 2 of training, trying to build muscle is a painstakingly slow process. Here’s a quick cheat sheet on how to do it: Strength train 3-4 days per week. More isn’t better, it’s just more. Really strength train. “Going to the gym,” or …