The program incorporates a 4 sets of 4 training session and 4 sets of 8 training session for all Main Lifts (squat, bench press, deadlift, and overhead press) and Secondary Lifts. It follows a Week A and B routine structure and the lifter will bench press three times per week for both A and B.
However, week A is more squat focused and week B is more Deadlift focused. The program duration is ten weeks, week 5 is a ‘Deload’ week and week 10 is your PR week. The lifter trains three times per week following one of the below schedule options:
Every other day of the week should be dedicated to rest and recovery, however the lifter can incorporate light cardio and mobility work.
4-4-8 JH Variant Pounds Version