Articles: Powerlifting Workouts

The Lilliebridge Method

Introduction to The Lilliebridge Method The Lilliebridge Method is a fairly new routine released to the public, but has been utilized by the Lilliebridge family for quite some time. Eric Lilliebridge was the actual creator of the method during his teen years, and has been used by the Lilliebridge family along with several other elite powerlifters including Derek Kendall…. → Read More

Ed Coan Deadlift Routine

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The Ed Coan Deadlift Routine was created by Ed Coan himself for Mark Philippi. It is also known as the Coan/Philippi Deadlift Routine. Philippi added 35 Lb to his Deadlift after finishing this 10 week program, and stands by its effectiveness.

Texas Method

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The Texas Method is a very popular follow up routine after Starting Strength gains come to a halt. This routine has a proven track record, focuses on the important compound movements, and has you in the gym three days per week.

Wendler’s 5/3/1

Jim Wendler’s 5/3/1 is all about starting with very light weights while progressing slowly and consistently. This extremely popular strength training program is based off of the rep schemes 5, 3, 1, as the name suggests. Throughout the routine you will work with percentages based off of your max, and strive to hit rep PR’s each workout.

Bill Starr 5×5

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The Bill Starr 5×5 is a popular choice among intermediate lifters. It is easy to understand and follow, allows for steady weekly increases, and has simple de-loads / resets built right in. It’s meant to get you bigger and stronger, and more importantly training correctly.