Arnold Schwarzenegger Reveals His Secret Workout Plan

When Arnold made his debut in 1970, he was considered among the best bodybuilders in California. Everyone knew about this mountain of muscles and he was very much appreciated for his strength and dedication. When it came to biceps, Schwarzenegger was the best. He was practically the initiator of sculptured, God-like physique and became an inspiration for bodybuilders even today.

Many still wonder how he did it, but few know that even in those times, it was Arnold Schwarzenegger Supplements that helped him burn fat fast and build such lean muscles.

Even though he was gifted physiologically, having all the attributes to be an elite bodybuilder, Arnold needed more than that. “Without a plan visualization, dedication, intensity, and consistency, I wouldn't have been able to turn to novice to professional in such a short time”, Arnold confesses.

Arnold Schwarzenegger workout

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER WORKOUT PLAN:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Chest:
Bench press – 5 sets, 6-10 reps
Flat bench flies – 5 sets, 6-10 reps
Incline bench press – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Cable crossovers – 6 sets, 10-12 reps
Dips – 5 sets, to failure
Dumbbell pullovers – 5 sets, 10-12 reps

Back:
Front wide-grip chin-ups – 6 sets, to failure
T-bar rows – 5 sets, 6-10 reps
Seated pulley rows – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
One-arm dumbbell rows – 5 sets, 6-10 reps
Straight-leg deadlifts – 6 sets, 15 reps

Legs:
Squats – 6 sets, 8-12 reps
Leg presses – 6 sets, 8-12 reps
Leg extensions – 6 sets, 12-15 reps
Leg curls – 6 sets, 10-12 reps
Barbell lunges – 5 sets, 15 reps

Calves:
Standing calf raises -10 sets, 10 reps
Seated calf raises – 8 sets, 15 reps
One-legged calf raises (holding dumbbells) – 6 sets,12 reps

Forearms:
Wrist curls (forearms on knees) – 4 sets, 10 reps
Reverse barbell curls – 4 sets, 8 reps
Wright roller machine – to failure

Abs:
Nonstop instinct training for 30 minutes

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Biceps:
Barbell curls – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Seated dumbbell curls – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Dumbbell concentration curls – 6 sets, 6-10 reps

Triceps:
Close-grip bench presses (for the all three heads) – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Pushdowns (exterior head) – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Barbell French presses (interior head) – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
One-arm dumbbell triceps extensions (exterior head) – 6 sets, 6-10 reps

Shoulders:
Seated barbell presses – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Lateral raises (standing) – 6 sets, 6-10 reps
Rear-delt lateral raises – 5 sets, 6-10 reps
Cable lateral raises – 5 sets, 10-12 reps

Calves and Forearms:
Same as Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Abs:
Same as Monday, Wednesday and Friday.


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