The Amazing Brad Gillingham Powerlifting Programs

Introduction Brad is a true legend of powerlifting, I have followed him for years and used his programs in many occasions and had great success. Brad is a six-time IPF world champion and and a 14 time USAPL National Powerlifting Champion. However, I find Brad’s greatest skill and asset to be his ability to coach andContinue reading “The Amazing Brad Gillingham Powerlifting Programs”


Background into Lilliebridge The program was created from my understanding by the Lilliebridge family which includes; Ernie Lillibridge Sr., Ernie Lilliebridge JR and Eric Lilliebridge. This family of lifters have dominated both raw and geared lifting for many years and established quite a reputation. This program is not one of my favorites, I found aContinue reading “THE LILLIEBRIDGE METHOD PROGRAM REVIEW”


Introduction Ivysaur 4-4-8 appeared like so many other program’s on Reddit’s /r/fitness community by /u/ivysaur. The Ivysaur 4-4-8 Beginner Program was designed to expand and build upon the popular ‘set of five’ style training offering an alternative repxset scheme compared to the likes of; Stronglifts 5×5, Starting Strength, Bill Starr 5×5 and Madcow 5×5. Not too much is knownContinue reading “THE POPULAR IVYSAUR 4 4 8 POWERLIFTING PROGRAM”

The Amazing Bill Starr 5×5 Program

Introduction The Bill Starr LP (Linear Program) was originally created by Bill Starr in 1976 in his book ‘Strongest Shall Survive, Strength Training for Football’. Bill Starr was a former Olympian and Olympic Team Coach and was an original York Barbell pioneer in the 1950’s. The Starr-Man is said to be one of a handfulContinue reading “The Amazing Bill Starr 5×5 Program”