Ep. 74 - The Art & Science Of Natural Bodybuilding w/ Cliff Wilson

May 1st, 2019


Ep. 74 - The Art & Science Of Natural Bodybuilding w/ Cliff Wilson

Welcome back to another episode of RNT Fitness Radio, and today I’m joined by natural bodybuilder and contest prep coach, Cliff Wilson.

Cliff is a leading figure in the world of natural bodybuilding and has used a combination of scientific principles with newer, experience driven techniques to help amass over 100 pro cards, over 50 pro titles and multiple world champions.

In today’s episode we discuss the art of coaching, the psychology behind long term transformation success, as well as his unique peak week and dieting strategies. 

Cliff’s all about the 1%, and he leaves no stone unturned in today’s episode  
‘’If you want it badly enough, you can overcome any obstacle’’
– Cliff Wilson

1:02 – Where Cliff is based
5:04 – The online coaching business
7:03 – How Cliff has evolved as a coach
12:03 – Protein in the off-season
18:59 – General population vs Athletes
22:31.- Building mental toughness
26:09 – The last 4 weeks of the diet
29:01 – Stress and overeating
35:41- Craziest dieting experience Cliff’s ever had
39:25 – How low is too low?
44:28 – Foundations to a positive reverse
53:16 – Peak week and rapid backloading
1:04:52 – How Cliff got into coaching
1:14:51 – Cliff’s new book
1:20:51 – Rapid fire questions for Cliff

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