Bill Piche started lifting in 1979. He competed in powerlifting from 1981 to 1993. In 1989, he pulled a triple bodyweight deadlift of 600lbs that ranked 49th in the nation in the American Drug Free Powerlifting Association that year in the 198lb class. He's the creator of the Cyberpump network and has a regular column entitled "How to Transform Your Physique" on Cyberpump. Bill has written numerous articles for various publications (HARDGAINER, MILO, Powerlifting USA, Monster Muscle, Hardtraining Newsletter, Master Trainer Newsletter) and web sites. He's contributed a chapter to the book "Maximize Your Training" and is the author of the best-selling gripper program entitled "The KTA Program". He's also a Certified Captain of Crush.