The bodybuilding is a progressive regimen which you can start at any age. As a beginner, your success in bodybuilding would be as a result of your careful attention to the following:
Tips That Will Guarantee Massive Rapid Success in Bodybuilding
Here are the tips that will guarantee massive rapid success in bodybuilding:
#Focus on doing compound movements.
The basic movements to avoid trying any other possible exercise you see. Compound exercises normally target a muscle group simultaneously. Such movements constitute extending or flexing at least two joints. Some of the best exercises to try out are the shoulder press, squat, lat pulldowns, and bench press.
Bench press works on your shoulders, triceps, chest and to a small degree, biceps. Hamstrings and the squats are worked by the squat exercises at the same time; whereas the shoulder press works only on your triceps and shoulders. Free weights will help in building a solid foundation of muscle mass. Barbells and dumbbells will greatly help you build your muscle mass as a beginner.
#Always draft a training program and adhere to it.
Follow a strict routine and sticking to it will be of great benefit to you; your personal trainer or your mentor in bodybuilding can help you come up with a program. The exact exercises you need to do is associated with the number of sets and reps per set. The exact things you do whenever you go to a gym.
The most important thing is to train each muscle group every week and also avoid very few workouts. Just make every attempt to learn the correct form of each exercise. You have to begin with lower weights and progress as you learn the right form of each exercise. Then start increasing the weights periodically. Just take a note of how much you lift on each exercise and gradually increase the weight to increase your strength and which result in muscle gain.
#As you begin using big weights, consider using safety belts for your lower back protection.
It is because that you are likely to develop back problems if you don’t take extra precaution. Your diet should consist of a lot of proteins, fruits, and vegetables. Even you can take proteins from fish, chicken, eggs, nuts and dairy products. You have to take 1 gram of protein per pound of your body weight to get the best results. Even you may add protein shake if you find it difficult to take enough proteins daily. Ensure that you avoid junk food and consume fast absorbing carbohydrates just after exercises as these are foods that are rich in sugar and flour. Avoid being hungry and eat as often as possible, with 4-5 meals per day that are taken every 3-4 hours; and take plenty of water.
#Ensure that you eat more calories than you burn in order to build your muscles.
You can calculate your Basal Metabolic rate (BMR) using this calorie calculator. Essentially, if you have an active lifestyle, you need more calories; but if your lifestyle is sedentary then you need fewer calories. Ensure to rest sufficiently to allow your body enough time to repair and build muscles. Normally, when sleeping, your body releases the HGH (growth hormone) during the REM part of sleep, which initiates muscle growth. Therefore, always avoid sleep deprivation as well; aim for 10 hours of sleep, and sleep for a minimum of 8 hours a night. Do not exercise every single day; your routine should consist of 3-4 workouts per week. Spend the rest of the days resting and recovering. Short recovery time will allow you to maintain the blood flow in your muscles and your strength drops set after set as more and more muscle stimulation is achieved. The most important thing to bear in mind is that if you don’t allow yourself recovery time, your muscles will experience improper healing and make you train exhaustively soon.
#Exercise balancing your body part training.
The major muscle groups such as shoulders, back, squads and chest require 9-15 sets in a week whereas minor muscle groups such as calves, hamstrings, triceps, biceps, and abs require 6-9 sets within a week. Now you are able to get on track and progressively make great gains. Another important thing is that your body type matters a lot.