Swole

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How Mac from 'Always Sunny' Got So Unbelievably Jacked

You can do it too—all it takes is infinite money and time!
River Donaghey
9.7.18
Swole

Juiced Up: Swole Ep. 3

Over the better part of this century, bodybuilders have increased the natural performance of their bodies by using artificial substances.
VICE Sport
6.14.17
Swole

The Last of the Iron Sisters: Swole Ep. 2

In episode 2 of Swole, we follow pro-bodybuilder Helle Trevino as she prepares for this competition and talk to 8-time Ms. Olympia Lenda Murray and the founders of Wings of Strength about how they're pushing to keep the sport alive.
VICE Sports
6.7.17
Sports

The 40-year-old bodybuilder: Swole Ep.1

In episode 1 of Swole, we follow Greg as he pushes himself through his first competition in three years to see if can place high enough to continue competing.
VICE Sports
5.31.17
Swole

When It Comes to Weightlifting, Genetics Can Do a Lot of the Heavy Lifting

Researchers have isolated a genetic variant that has a strong correlation with success in power sports such as sprinting and weightlifting.
Oliver Lee Bateman
4.13.17
robots

The Arnold Schwarzenegger of Robots Won’t Kill You, It Just Works Out and Sweats

Blood, sweat, and gears.
Samantha Cole
10.14.16
Health

When the Economy Is Weak, Men Get Swole, Study Claims

A researcher looking at the trend of men who train their bodies to become extremely fit suggest there may be a correlation between a poor economy and a pumped-up bod.
Candace Bryan
8.12.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Pornhub Wants You to Fuck Your Way Fit with a Genius New Exercise Routine

The basic idea—acted out by a nubile cartoon couple in Pornhub's video—turns fucking into a kind of muscle-targeting version of 'Guitar Hero.'
VICE Staff
5.19.16
Words

Festival Fit: The Worked Out Bods of Tomorrowland

We went to the land of mussels to scope out the muscles on the hottest rave bodies from around the world at the land of Tomorrow.
THUMP Staff
7.29.14
The Raised Up Right Issue

Swole

Photos by Ben Ritter; Styling by Annette Lamothe-Ramos
Ben Ritter
10.17.12