Is it necessary to regularly change training plans?

It is said that the body gets used to everything … Many of the trainers adhere to the theory that to have regular increments should be systematically, or every 2-3 months change workouts. There are a lot of reasons for this, but is it necessary in every case? The truth is that the body does not like routine and the lack of progress. If you…

Show six-pack in 6 weeks

Everyone would like to boast of a visible grille on their stomach. Not everyone trains enough to expose abdominal muscles in one and a half months. Choose a workout that guarantees effectiveness, attacking all parts of your abdomen, providing effects in solid work.   Why are not abdominal muscles visible? The basic mistake made when trying to build and carve the abdominal muscles is to…

5 how to increase the training performance

Below are 5 ways to increase your training performance. Perhaps this is what you need in your training to improve its quality?   Use time limits Resting before the next series is a proper use of time, because there is a thin line between recovery of strength and procrastination. Probably you can rest more quickly between sets – without negative consequences. Thanks to this, workouts…

Why is counting calories / macronutrients so important?

You’ve probably seen people in the gym that always look the same. In addition, the weights that float do not change. Most explain that it is the fault of genetics. In most situations it is obviously nonsense! Anyone who devotes a few minutes a day to calculate calories / macronutrients to arrange a diet tailored to him, it is possible that he forgets what is…

Tabata – practical tips (part 2/2)

Comparison with HIT and HIIT Tabata exercises should be selected in a manner that at the same time guarantees safety and appropriate level of effort. Tabata is not HIT training (high intensity training), which consists in very meticulous observance of the quality and time of the concentric, isometric and eccentric phases of muscle work. In the table, the attention is directed more towards the context…

Tabata – practical tips (part 1/2)

Tabata – what is it? Tabata is an effort lasting 20 seconds, repeated 8 times, with a 10 second rest time between repetitions. The method of such a 4-minute training was developed in 1996 by a Japanese doctor, Dr. Izumi Tabata. In order to visualize the proposed formula of effort, we must delve into its details.   Exercise interval Tabata is an exercise interval of…

How to spice up exercises? Equipment for functional training

It is difficult to clearly define what is meant by functional training. Simply put, however, it is a combination of typical strength exercises, stretching, stabilization training, as well as posture correction and work on the proper technique of movement. All this is usually based on using the weight of your own body, without the need to use machines or external load. However, it is worth…

Street Workout – something for a beginner

Street Workout in Poland is growing incredibly fast. More and more young boys and girls join our ranks. Such people usually need help. Hardly anyone before starting the training gets to know the basic reading about Street Workout.   Street Workout – popular with young people There are a lot of related support materials in the network with the theme of Street Workout for beginners.…

Positive aspects of combining BCAA and glutamine

BCAA branched amino acids and glutamine are undoubtedly key amino acids in the diet of every gym lover. Each of them is important in its own way, however, both one works anti-catabolic, accelerates regeneration and contributes to the construction of new muscle tissue. The combination of BCAA amino acids and glutamine in supplementation can bring amazing results!   BCAA branched amino acids BCAA branched amino…

Homemade protein bars

Make your own protein bar. It will always be a great alternative to a meal or when you will not be able to eat a ready-made protein bar. With this recipe you will learn not only how to make your own snack – but you will also see how simple it is!   What are the protein bars for? Protein bars are a great solution…

The 2 most important meals during the day

As everyone knows, the diet plays a very important role in the bodybuilder’s life. Each dish is properly prepared in terms of the amount of calories and basic macronutrients. Undoubtedly, the 2 most important meals are the peri-training, ie pre-workout and post-workout meal. But what should you eat so that the effects of hard training are the best? Find out what should be the 2…

Bodybuilder’s diet – what to eat to achieve your dream figure?

People often wonder what and how bodybuilders eat, that their silhouette looks like the picture. The answer is very simple – they eat the same kind of food as the average healthy eating man. The key to success is the right selection of macronutrients both when building muscle mass and reducing body fat. The bodybuilder’s diet is not fancy dishes, but rather persistence and determination…

Fat burners – the whole truth about them

Sooner or later, the reduction period awaits each person who has started the adventure with the gym. And the topic of fat burners is related to the reduction! Are they really effective or just marketing? In this article, I will present all the necessary information that will help you answer the question Is it worth buying a fat burner?   What exactly is a typical…

Leucine – a mysterious component of BCAA

BCAA is one of the most popular preparations among athletes. Under the enigmatic abbreviation are three exogenous amino acids that are necessary to obtain the desired effects. One of them is leucine. In the following text I will try to better approximate the benefits of its use.   What is leucine? Leucine is an organic chemical compound and one of the most important essential amino…

Berrator – effectiveness and safety in weight loss!

Recently, there are many ads on diet supplements on the radio, press and television. According to marketers, various types of syrups, pills or capsules are supposed to have a beneficial effect on the whole body. Of course, this is not entirely true. It is difficult to find supplements worth recommending in the thick of various, highly advertised means. However, you can not be discouraged. A…

7 mistakes made while reducing body fat

Fat reduction is a long-lasting process that requires systematic work. Intensive training and increased protein intake is just a step to improving the appearance of your figure. Check what mistakes can stop your progress. Do not let go and fight for your assumptions.   Skipping meals It often happens that at lunchtime we are not, as it seems to be, hungry enough. Equally often, we…

Negative effects of using monodiet

Nowadays, many people expect a convenient and quick way to quickly lose pounds. One of them are monodiets, which consist in arranging a menu based on just one macronutrient. Thanks to this, you can consume your favorite product in unlimited quantities. What about reason? Placing a balanced diet requires more knowledge and some information that will help me change my eating habits, which takes more…

7 reasons why your chest is flat

There are many roads to build a beautiful, convex chest, and you can not say that what you do is wrong. It’s time to realize that squeezing, yes, is the key to getting Schwarzenegger’s cage, but it’s not just a waving barbell. Skipping important elements, lack of attention to details and all kinds of negligence may be the cause of lack of visible and satisfactory…

Carbohydrates after training – the benefits of their use

Everywhere we hear the recommendation that you have to eat carbohydrates after training. But why? What to choose? What is the importance of the composition of a post-workout meal for our body? Find out what carbohydrates to reach for and what are the benefits. Many people, especially those on a reduction diet, have doubts about whether carbohydrates consumed after training will not be converted into…

Why is it worth eating seasonal, local fruits and vegetables ?

Late spring and summer is a great opportunity to include larger amounts of vegetables and fruits in the daily menu. These warm months are the period when we have access to the richness of various colorful gifts of plants. Vegetables and fruits are also an excellent source of vitamins and minerals, which multivitamin tablets can not replace. The most important principle in the theory of…

How to prepare healthy, homemade ice cream?

Spring and summer are seasons, during which we often reach for delicious, refreshing ice cream. However, when we trace their composition on the labels, they probably will not taste so much anymore. Hardened fats, sugar syrups, emulsifiers, improvers and dyes – these are the flagship ingredients that we find in most of the purchased ice flavors. Instead of choosing ready ice cream, you should prepare…

Be careful, potatoes can be poisonous!

Potatoes are one of the favorite and most frequently eaten vegetables in Poland. The recipe for dishes from this product is really a lot – everyone will find something tasty potato for themselves. Unfortunately, it happens that potatoes can cause food poisoning and even lead to death. And all due to the chemical substance – solanine, which occurs in immature or germinating potatoes. Potatoes are…

Potato debauchery

We consider the season for light, spring-summer dishes with vegetables and fruits long overdue. Sometimes, however, even during this period, gray and rainy days occur when you only want something warm and filling. That’s when the dishes from our honest potatoes come to our aid.   We have recently addressed important topics concerning potato poisoning, which is common in spring and summer, most often green,…

White, black or red?

Currants – popular in small gardens and plots, while in the bazaars appear less and less. Not everyone loves their sour taste, which is why they are very popular. It’s a pity, because it is our native good, rich in many valuable ingredients for health. Raspberries, strawberries, peaches are very popular among adults and children. You can buy them at fairs, supermarkets practically throughout the…