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July 2001

Muscle & Fitness is considered to be the best of the non-hardcore bodybuilding magazines. It contains lots of information about the principles of fitness & bodybuilding. Each monthly magazine usually contains information about weight training, nutrition, training, bodybuilding and many other topics that are current in the bodybuilding and fitness world. Muscle & Fitness is more of a mainstream bodybuilding magazine, which has excellent articles and pictures. On the cover is Danielle Edwards and Christian Boeving.

July 2001 - Table of Contents
Volume 62, Number 7

Special Bonus

  • M&F Complete Encyclopedia of Chest Exercises
    Think the bench press is all there is to chest training? Keep your pectorals guessing with his how to guide for 36 exercises, including barbell, dumbbell, cable and machine variations, each rated for your particular experience level. Create the ultimate program today!

Superfeature: Chest Training

  • Tool Chest
    Six proven strategies you can use to hammer together an effective size building chest routine.

  • Right Angles
    New research shows that the long neglected decline press may be the most effective bench exercises of all. This cutting edge research will have you rethinking your next chest workout.

  • In The Trenches
    Tongues start wagging and weight trees are laid bare when three time Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman hits the gym for a no holds barred chest thrashing session with King Kamali, Aaron Maddron, and Rico McClinton.

  • Perfect Pecs
    When it comes to training chest, women have different goals than men; here's how to design your training program for the results you want.

  • Slap Happy
    Bench presses gone terribly wrong, as recounted by some of the biggest names in the iron sport.


  • Desert Delts
    Build delt caps the size of a Saharan sand dune with rising young Lebanese pro bodybuilding Ahmad Haidar.

  • Bodybuilding 101: FAQ's on Quads & Glutes
    These expert answers to common questions on leg training will get your wheels turning, burning, and growing.

  • M&F Challenge, Month 1: Rock Hard in 3 months
    No more excuses! In just 90 days from today, you can have that ultra hard look. We'll be with you every step of the way as you get your leanest physique ever and compete for awesome prizes in our reader contest.

  • Behind the Curve
    Lovely Lisa Lowe sports some of the hottest glutes to ever grace a fitness stage. Here's how she keep her posterior in prime shape.

  • Gunning For Glory
    Top amateur bodybuilders Fred Bigot and Doug Jabalee are all business when it comes to big time arm training.


  • SOS: Save Our Skin
    Don't let summer sun make you old before your time. Here is expert advice on how to protect yourself without compromising your summer fun.

  • Play Hard
    Sports oriented toys and gadgets that will help make this your most active summer yet.

  • Sports Research Update
    When the Pressue is On, Take A Load Off!


  • Columbus Rocks
    Full coverage of the 2001 Arnold Fitness Weekend, including Ronnie Coleman's impressive victory in the Arnold Classic, Vickie Gates' third consecutive win in the Ms. Internationals, and Jenny's Worth's breakthrough performance at the Fitness International.


  • Wok on the Wild Side
    Fresh, tasty and healthy - here are five high protein recipes and a step by step approach to cooking stir fry meals in minutes.

  • Mineral Reaction
    A lack of minerals may be impeding your bodybuilding progress. Here are the minerals you need to ensure your efforts in the gym aren't going to waste.


  • Editorial
    Olympia Dreams by Joe Weider

  • Perspective
    Hump Day By Tom Deters

  • Feedback

  • Hotline

  • Training Notebook
    Seated Overhead Dumbbell Press / Advanced Training with Mr. Olympia

  • Body by Betty
    Bringing up the Rear by Betty Weider

  • Mind in Bodybuilding
    The Fire Within

  • Lab Notes
    Super Supplement?

  • Muscle Fare
    Delight from the Deep

  • Nutrition Journal
    Getting in your Licks

  • Get It Right
    Reverse Grip Pull Down

  • IFBB Report
    Message to the IOC

  • Success Stories
    New Construction

  • The Marketplace / Coming Soon