Because you’re not hardcore, unless you live hardcore.

Some people talk a lot about genetics, others stress the importance of hard work. But what defines “hard work,” really? Is it the amount of time you spend in the gym? Is it a certain amount of reps, or sets? No. Hard work in this sport is dedication. Hard work is pain. Hard work is moving that weight until your eyes blur over; pushing yourself to limits that you did not know you were capable of. These are the top 5 hardest working bodybuilders. What have you done today?