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February 21, 2018

Bodybuilder Tim Nassen takes us through his 18 week contest prep with weekly vlogs about training techniques, diet adjustments, and much more.   This week he gives a checklist of what you need to have done by 6 weeks out. Follow Tim's 'Anatomy of a Contest Prep' here. Read More

February 20, 2018

"After having your baby how long did it take to get back to your normal weight and how did you bounce back?" I gained about 20 lbs. during my pregnancy, and gave birth to my beautiful blue eyed 7 lb. 9 oz girl. It's hard to admit because I know a... Read More

February 16, 2018

For more than 20 years, Platinum Performance has been researching and developing advanced nutritional formulas to support health.  In their ‘Athletic Performance’ category is this month’s featured product Myo-Aid. Myo-Aid is a combination of HMB (beta-hydroxy beta-methylbutyrate), L-Glutamine, and Vitamins C and E.  Together this formula helps maintain muscle tissue while... Read More

February 15, 2018

Can you believe we are already over one month into the New Year? Wow! I don’t know about you, but this month really flew by for me. The crazy Pittsburgh weather hasn’t helped at all to stabilize my mood. It was both 6 degrees and 60 degrees all in one... Read More

February 13, 2018

In any diet or training program it can be easy to get discouraged.  Bodybuilder Tim Nassen talks about motivation and how to get back on track with your goals. Follow Tim's full journey through his 18 weeks of contest prep here.   Read More

February 8, 2018

Last weekend, I competed in yet another Dino Challenge in Holland, KS.  This meet has been going on since 2004, where I won the heavyweight division.  This time around was in honor of the late Tom Ryan, who was an avid all-rounder and weightlifting historian.  Unfortunately for me, Tom’s favorite... Read More

February 5, 2018

"What should I do if I’m weak off the chest in the bench?  Is there any specific things I should be adding in to strengthen this weakness?" I like to use dead pin presses to improve my bench press. How you do this is set up the safety rails in the... Read More

February 3, 2018

Continue to make gains and see progress by incorporating this training cycle from our master's bodybuilder Tim Nassen. Follow Tim's contest prep journey here. Read More

February 1, 2018

I’m often asked how I maintain my weight when I work up to twelve hours a day, and keep in mind I’m not just working, but sitting for 12 hours.  It’s hard to believe the damage you can do to your body with sedentary desk jobs. Prolonged sitting has been linked... Read More

January 31, 2018

In the latest Muscular Development is an article, The Anabolic Edge, discussing research-backed supplements that boost mTOR and protein synthesis, which are important mechanisms for athletes trying to build muscle, burn fat and improve their performance.  One of the supplements highlighted is HMB (beta-hydroxy beta-methylbutyrate).  Studies have shown that HMB prevents... Read More

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Strongman
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CrossFit Games Athlete
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Powerlifter
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IFBB Pro/Martial Artist
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Powerlifter
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CrossFit/NPGL Athlete
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CrossFit & NPGL Athlete
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CrossFit Athlete
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Powerlifter
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Carissa Johnson
WBFF Pro/Fitness Model
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Jada Kelly
NPC Bikini Competitor
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Mike "Kujo" Kurzeja
Super-Middleweight Pro Boxer
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Danyelle Mastarone
NPC Figure Competitor/Personal Trainer
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Tim Nassen
Bodybuilder/Former Strongman
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Marketing Coordinator
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Steve Nissen
Inventor of HMB
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Spenser Remick
ASC Pro Strongman
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Priscilla Ribic
USAPL/IPF Powerlifter
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2x. Ms. Figure Olympia
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Strength Athlete
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Pro Triathlete
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Powerlifter
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NPC Figure Competitor/Fitness Model
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