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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12850 on: September 26, 2022, 10:15:48 AM »
Looking FWD to how you peak for the show man, keep up the great work...

Cheers, not been a bad prep this time, more relaxed , may have something to do with the anti depressants  ;D

its six weeks Saturday, still some to come off but should be fine if I can replicate last 3 weeks improvements

Im no Hanky though...

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12851 on: September 26, 2022, 10:52:30 AM »
Oddly enough, I can squat, bench, and do back work pretty heavy, yet I still struggle with standing barbell curls. I just canít get in the groove with those.

Curious.

I actually got decently strong on Olympic bar BB curls when I was doing DC.  One day, as a goof, I wanted to see how many times I could curl 100.  I think I got 38?  Or was it 41?  (It's been 18 years or more :LOL:  I still have my training logs on an old HD somewhere, but I'm not slogging through that crap to verify a useless figure.)

The form wasn't Mila Kunis pretty, but all reps were full ROM, and none involved that reverse power cleaning b.s.

Weirdly, my standing DB curls, alternate or bilateral, never measured up.  I could do the 50s for a super strict set of 12, but I could do basically the same on a low incline DB curl (?!).  I would have to cheat like crazy to curl a pair of 60s for just a few reps :/   I was natural then, and I heavily favoured BB curls, incline DBC and a Hammer preacher curl machine for most of my DC days...mere lack of relative practice with upright DB curling could be culprit in part.

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12852 on: September 26, 2022, 10:57:14 AM »
Cheers, not been a bad prep this time, more relaxed , may have something to do with the anti depressants  ;D

its six weeks Saturday, still some to come off but should be fine if I can replicate last 3 weeks improvements

Im no Hanky though...


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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12853 on: September 26, 2022, 11:38:08 AM »
chest, shoulder, tri

bench 10 sets

side laterals 10 sets

dips 10 sets


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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12854 on: September 26, 2022, 11:48:49 AM »
chest, shoulder, tri

bench 10 sets

side laterals 10 sets

dips 10 sets

Good shit. Thatís my style workouts.

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12855 on: September 26, 2022, 11:52:49 AM »
chest, shoulder, tri

bench 10 sets

side laterals 10 sets

dips 10 sets

Great, basic session. Very good...

I think I'm going to drop another day and go to 4-days now. Just needing the rest I think at this "older" period in life.
(I did 4-day splits for decades, but over the last few years was doing 7 days, then 6 days, now 5 days and now dropping  back to 4).
Finding it harder to recover these days.

And more basic sessions like the one Tatoo did here ^^

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12856 on: September 26, 2022, 03:44:44 PM »
I had some banners made of some Strength Athletes (Big Z, Mateusz Kieliszkowski, Hafthor, Westside Barbell, etc).

V cool - thanks for responding :)
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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12857 on: September 26, 2022, 03:52:07 PM »
V cool - thanks for responding :)

Anytime my friend...   :)

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12858 on: September 26, 2022, 04:03:24 PM »
I hate missing days but I`ll be missing as many as it takes until I feel good again.

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12859 on: September 26, 2022, 05:49:00 PM »
I hate missing days but I`ll be missing as many as it takes until I feel good asain.
How hard is it to find a good asian where you are ???
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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12860 on: September 26, 2022, 07:05:09 PM »
How hard is it to find a good asian where you are ???
Uhh,the Chinese resteraunt on Main St.  LOL  ;D

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12861 on: September 27, 2022, 04:48:17 AM »
Done.   :D

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12862 on: September 27, 2022, 05:37:50 AM »
Todays my funnest day

Viking clean and press
Pull-ups
Hang cleans
Kettlebell swings
Trap bar farmers carry

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12863 on: September 27, 2022, 05:49:30 AM »
Changing things up a bit (dropping a day, down to 4 gym-days (plus an easy grip/mic day in the garage).

Back / Bi's

Deadlift
- Many warmups
- 315 x 8
- 405 x 5
- 425 x 3
- 450 x 1

Hammer Hi-Row
-4 Sets

Iso-Lateral Row
-4 Sets

Barbell Curls
-4 Sets

Preacher Curls
-4 Sets

Dumbbell Curls
-4 Sets

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12864 on: September 27, 2022, 06:43:22 AM »
Cheers, not been a bad prep this time, more relaxed , may have something to do with the anti depressants  ;D

its six weeks Saturday, still some to come off but should be fine if I can replicate last 3 weeks improvements

Im no Hanky though...

Stay focused my British brother.....you`ll kick ass.

Don`t forget the immortal words of Hanky that you and him look exactly alike bodywise.....this should serve as fuel if any is needed.  LOL  ;D

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12865 on: September 27, 2022, 09:24:13 AM »
Stay focused my British brother.....you`ll kick ass.

Don`t forget the immortal words of Hanky that you and him look exactly alike bodywise.....this should serve as fuel if any is needed.  LOL  ;D
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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12866 on: September 27, 2022, 05:47:06 PM »
Alternate db curls back against wall
45-30,50-20,55-15,60-11,65-8,70-5,75-3
Superset
Overhead ext 70,75,80,85,90,95,100

Hammer curls 70-25,25,25,20,20,20,15,15
Superset
Tricep extension machine(skull crushers)
Stack-20,20,20,20,20,15,15,15

Ab wheel- 20,20,15,15,10,10

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12867 on: September 27, 2022, 07:30:25 PM »
Good shit. Thatís my style workouts.

He forgot the interstate walk.
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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12868 on: September 27, 2022, 07:37:35 PM »
He forgot the interstate walk.

LMFAO.  RobC must have some wicked bunions and corns by now. 

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12869 on: September 28, 2022, 07:43:36 AM »
Trained. 

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12870 on: September 28, 2022, 08:18:42 AM »
Shoulders/Traps (typical stuff)

Smith BNP - 4 Sets
Smith Front Press - 4 Sets
Rear Delt Flyes - 4 Sets
Side Laterals - 4 Sets
Hammer Delt Press - 4 Sets
Smith Shrugs - 4 Sets

Only 30 minute walk today (Scheduled meeting interfered)  >:(
     - I dont think Buddy knows a 30 minute walk from a 3-hr walk...


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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12871 on: September 28, 2022, 09:59:17 AM »
chest shoulders tris today

4 sets db flys
4 sets pec deck
4 sets machine dips
3 sets cables

4 sets cable side raises

4 sets triceps rope extensions

also 4 sets ab wheel crunches

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12872 on: September 28, 2022, 10:04:41 AM »
Barbell squat - Single reps up to a pre-planned top single, then 3x3reps@ 85% of that top single
Weighted dips - 3x12
Conventional deadlift - Single reps up to a pre-planned top single, then 3x3reps@ 85% of that top single
Seated calf raises - 3x10-20
Situps

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12873 on: September 28, 2022, 10:16:43 AM »
I miss training.  :'( :'( :'( :'(

I`LL BE BAAAAAAACK !!

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Re: I bet half of you didn't even lift today
« Reply #12874 on: September 28, 2022, 10:46:22 AM »
I miss training.  :'( :'( :'( :'(

I`LL BE BAAAAAAACK !!

What happened.