War on Bulking: Part 3 – The Typical Cutting Cycle

In Part 2 of The War on Bulking, I discussed the typical bulking cycle; a period in which a bulker is obsessed with gaining muscle, yet ends up fat and unhealthy. Muscle growth is limited to about 10 pounds per year. This growth isn’t limited by calorie intake, and therefore

War on Bulking: Part 2 – The Typical Bulking Cycle

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In Part 1 of The War on Bulking, I discussed the mentality of the typical bulker. This “do anything to gain weight” attitude negatively impacts health. Though many bulkers claim to be healthy, their actions suggest they are much more concerned with gaining unlimited amounts of body weight than creating

War on Bulking: Part 1 – Intro to the Bulking Mentality

I subscribed to the bulking theory of doing whatever it took to pack on as much weight as possible for quite awhile. This dangerous bulking mentality allows you to get away with a lot. While pretending to be healthy, you eat as much as you want, follow few, if any