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« on: February 17, 2009, 10:57:02 PM »

Inspired by the Konstantinov 55 pullup video, here is the GetBig Pullup Contest!
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Rules are simple:
-One minute to do as many pullups as possible.
-Overhand and underhand grip only, no neutral grip.
-Chin must reach or clear bar.
-Camera must be in good position to judge quality of reps.
-You must hold onto the bar at all times.
-Wrist straps are NOT allowed. Wrist WRAPS are allowed if needed. (Please show us them clearly so we know you arent cheating)
-Present your name in the video. (on a piece of paper is fine)
-Must be a Getbigger with at least 100 posts!

Entry date is MARCH 29th 2009!

Prizes provided by AtLarge Nutrition will be awarded to the top three contestants! (products in the amount of)
1st = $100
2nd = $75
3rd = $50



One more note on form. If you have not seen the Konstantinov pullup video, he has "questionable form". We are accepting any comparable form (watch the vid). In the end this "technique" will not help you much, especially with grip, but knock yourself out.

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boLl8rGhJvE" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boLl8rGhJvE</a>

So who is in? Better get practicing!
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« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2009, 02:00:34 AM »

Do those really count? Yes, 55 is impressive, but there's a ton of momentum in those pulls. With enough kicking I think a lot of getbiggers could break 40. I could break 5 at least.
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2009, 02:05:38 AM »

clarify the rules on the one minute thing.. are we allowed to rest at all or once you're elevated you can only rest while holding onto the bar at the bottom of the hang?  I can do a shitload in one minute if you let us get on the floor.. so make the minute rule like the deadlift contest where you can only rest as long as you haven't let go of the bar, etc.
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2009, 02:06:53 AM »

Inspired by the Konstantinov 55 pullup video, here is the GetBig Pullup Contest!

Rules are simple:
-One minute to do as many pullups as possible.
-Overhand and underhand grip only, no neutral grip.
-Chin must reach or clear bar.
-Camera must be in good position to judge quality of reps.
-You must hold onto the bar at all times.
-Wrist straps are NOT allowed. Wrist WRAPS are allowed if needed. (Please show us them clearly so we know you arent cheating)
-Present your name in the video. (on a piece of paper is fine)
 

Entry date and prizes TBD

One more note on form. If you have not seen the Konstantinov pullup video, he has "questionable form". We are accepting any comparable form (watch the vid). In the end this "technique" will not help you much, especially with grip, but knock yourself out.

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boLl8rGhJvE" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=boLl8rGhJvE</a>

It will be kicking off soon, I promise. So who is in? Better get practicing!

swinging or not, 55 is very impressive. He weighs at least 240lbs? man..

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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2009, 08:24:01 AM »

swinging or not, 55 is very impressive. He weighs at least 240lbs? man..


240? hahahahaahaaaa, try 285, the guy deadlifts over 900 and benches in the mid 500's.
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2009, 08:56:33 AM »

Why not do a squatting or overhead contest instead of a chin up contest?
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« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2009, 08:59:56 AM »

after this contest is over can we do a pushup contest
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« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2009, 09:00:58 AM »

after this contest is over can we do a pushup contest

Or maybe a situp contest? Or who can walk the threadmill the longest?
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« Reply #8 on: February 18, 2009, 09:04:39 AM »

Or maybe a situp contest? Or who can walk the threadmill the longest?

 Roll Eyes
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« Reply #9 on: February 18, 2009, 09:06:31 AM »

Hell,we've had guys who could'nt even hold on to the bar!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #10 on: February 18, 2009, 01:13:41 PM »

Or maybe a situp contest? Or who can walk the threadmill the longest?
i think i might be able to win that one  Grin
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« Reply #11 on: February 18, 2009, 04:22:49 PM »

clarify the rules on the one minute thing.. are we allowed to rest at all or once you're elevated you can only rest while holding onto the bar at the bottom of the hang?  I can do a shitload in one minute if you let us get on the floor.. so make the minute rule like the deadlift contest where you can only rest as long as you haven't let go of the bar, etc.


Once you touch the bar the minute begins. Cant let go until you are finished, you must be hanging the entire time.
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« Reply #12 on: February 19, 2009, 05:04:54 AM »

Thanks for putting this together Lift!  Smiley

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« Reply #13 on: February 19, 2009, 02:49:41 PM »

when i did my 60 it was in better form then those which are called dynamic chins. the record for dynamic chins is by an old farmer named john curd edmunds in 1978 he did 117 just like the guy in the video only he was 66 years old at the time . he still could do 32 in this manner well into his 70's. when i was a boyscout laugh out loud lol, i entered a chin contest at a jamboree over 2000 other bsa and i beat the next kid by over 20 chins . i did 45 chins at a whopping 100lbs bodyweight. as far as curd  google his name and chinup, there's lots of facts about chins.
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« Reply #14 on: February 19, 2009, 05:28:20 PM »

Thanks for putting this together Lift!  Smiley



Thanks for judging it, Rip!


At this point I believe that Geo is the only one who has committed to this. It would be awesome if the eldest member of getbig whooped everyones ass! Grin
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« Reply #15 on: February 19, 2009, 09:20:22 PM »

im pretty sure im in im gonna try underhand tomorrow and ill see how my shoulder does...but yea i think geo might have me already
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« Reply #16 on: February 22, 2009, 07:50:13 PM »

So far Tony and Geo.  I'll start taunting the rest of the shit talkers this week.   Grin

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« Reply #17 on: February 22, 2009, 09:09:52 PM »

Why not do a squatting or overhead contest instead of a chin up contest?

love to see a squat contest maybe 405 or 315 for reps
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« Reply #18 on: February 22, 2009, 09:15:43 PM »

love to see a squat contest maybe 405 or 315 for reps

315 would be a cardio contest. Grin
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« Reply #19 on: February 22, 2009, 09:16:39 PM »

315 would be a cardio contest. Grin

a lot of people here maybe cant get that many with 405 so i figured id throw that in there
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« Reply #20 on: February 24, 2009, 11:48:50 AM »

im in for it the entry deadline is the 21st does that mean u have to submit your video by then?

ive had a broken hand for the last 4 weeks so not sure if ill be able to hold on but ill give it a shot
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« Reply #21 on: February 24, 2009, 12:41:05 PM »

im in for it the entry deadline is the 21st does that mean u have to submit your video by then? Correct

ive had a broken hand for the last 4 weeks so not sure if ill be able to hold on but ill give it a shot

You will also need 100 posts by that time and they cant all be smileys. Cheesy
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« Reply #22 on: February 25, 2009, 04:23:32 PM »

Oh and I just want to remind everyone who is entering that these videos will be judged by multiple selected members. This means you need to show good ROM and observe the rules or you will be disqualified.
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« Reply #23 on: February 25, 2009, 05:41:48 PM »

LOL@ "lift4size" saying that the "form" of a 285 pound monster with a 940 pound deadlift won't get you anywhere, hahahahahahaaaa, classic. Grin
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« Reply #24 on: February 25, 2009, 06:29:59 PM »

LOL@ "lift4size" saying that the "form" of a 285 pound monster with a 940 pound deadlift won't get you anywhere, hahahahahahaaaa, classic. Grin

I think most people dont have the grip to do what Konsti can. You're more than happy to prove me wrong though, arent you? Smiley
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