Every trainer interviewed for this feature cited Brad Pitt’s ripped physique in 1999’s Fight Club as an inspiration.
"Brad Pitt in Fight Club is the reference for 300," says Mark Twight, who trained the cast for 300. "Everyone thought he was huge, but he was, like, 155 pounds. If you strip away fat and get guys to 3, 4 percent body fat, they look huge without necessarily being huge."
Marine Layer, a San Francisco clothing company, figured out how to make the softest shirts around by combining cotton with Modal, a fabric typically relegated to women’s lingerie. Here’s how it happened.