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Max deadlift for a 15 year old Wicmit17 9 5 monthsWorkToBuild (1): man im 15 and i deadlift 250 is that really bad?
Coffie or preworkout? kepa1994 4 6 monthsbrandonbladez14 (1): Hi there! I struggled for a long time to pick up on muscle mass but after 2 years I finally found a product that actually works for me. All their products are absolutely amazing and I would recommend it to anyone and everyone who sees this post. The name of the brand is ProMix nutrition, new but amazing! Here is the links to everything I use from them that showed me results within the first 2 weeks: <a...
Tired of people saying I’m juicing LiftingLawyer 6 7 monthsFiremanSi (42406): Something to hide ?? Haha.
POUND FOR POUND STRENGTH IS STUPID JakeSimmonds Jump to first page245Jump to last page 1 yearJesus (166): Yes how may i help my child?
First meet log lolssons Jump to first page65Jump to last page 1 yearlolssons (1249): bench 3x5 110kg 2x2 122,5kg 2x1 130kg tricep extension 3x10 17,5kg dumbbells
Help 17 year old powerlifter with program xHxry 7 1 yearFiremanSi (42406): Why is that exactly ?? More than willing to listen to why u think increasing frequency of the lifts for beginners is not a good idea ?? Also OHP not being a comeptive lift it makes sense to increase ur bench frequency across the week in its place.
Bumper Plates - Rogue Alternatives mikew 15 2 yearsmikew (11493): @wannabemuscular yes! I need to document everything from top to bottom and explain strategies for buying/financing the equipment. Even picking out the right collars is challenging because there is a maze of choices ranging from $10 to $50 to much higher for calibrated/competition collars. The top contenders are these bad boys from Amazon: Quick Release Pair of Locking 2" Olympic Size Barbell Clamp Collar Great for Pro Training by...
Rogue Bumper Plates - Cost Analysis mikew 6 2 yearsmikew (11493): @wannabemuscular I much prefer metal/steel plates... the look, the feel, the even the sound. You're right that a good set will last forever. I would definitely choose metal/steel over bumper if I could. But in this case, I'm compelled to go with rubber/bumper plates to limit/reduce noise. I watched a ton of YouTube videos last night and the loud metal clang was too much versus a duller thud. The metal/steel plates are less expensive but would...
Strenght Hambo 4 2 yearswannabemuscular (33216): @Hambo Mostly, but some guys are stronger in the Squat than the Deadlift.
17 Year old Question Betin135 9 2 yearsBetin135 (10): @wannabemuscular Ditching cardio sounds good. I never like doing it and thanks.
Sumo Deadlift - Technique NaturalBrawn 1 2 yearsNaturalBrawn (199): I did a video with one of the best natural powerlifters I know, deadlifts 900lbs+, we covered technique and a bit of background on the guy. Think the first half could be really useful for some of the newer dudes, and his attitudes are pretty old school no nonsense (not that im 100% aligned on the macros :) ).
best strength hypertrophy routine ?NEWUSER ihsanb 12 2 yearsjamiee321 (4): Totally up to personal preference. My current program is 10X10 with other bits and pieces thrown in for extra volume :) I based my last back day off this So it was basically 10-12 rep range and giant sets.
u74kg powerlifting... Let's gain some weight manley_pl 2 2 yearsmanley_pl (7): Monday... Death by Squats, 50 rep total. 75kg 5x10 Followed by Deadlift 5,3,1 And accessories. I forgot what above 6 reps felt like.
StrengthWars Rawn 1 2 yearsRawn (1338): Any of you guys watch Strengthwars. I find it quite entertaining..
Powerlifting Photography kayla_garretson 3 2 yearskayla_garretson (10): Yup that's me! Thanks so much
New: Strength & Conditioning Online Training julienlecoqsscs 5 2 yearswannabemuscular (33216): Open thread to view post.
What to i need to improve on?? ZeposPowerbuilder 4 2 yearsMusa (1): How did you get that strong? what type of sets and reps do you recommend? because 3x5 or 5x5 doesn't do shit for me. How long do you rest per set also? would be awesome to know.
Am I strong enough kyle875 9 2 yearsFiremanSi (42406): Want to be competitive that try peaking... Garrett Blevins has a video explaining a peak program he developed on YouTube !! Start there !! Do not cut weight for first meet either !!
Getting bigger by lifting 2 times per week alan007 5 2 yearsJsn3004 (3265): Open thread to view post.
17 year old bodybuilder! Upcoming YOUTUBER! alan007 7 2 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): Fuckin Sweeds I tell you what.
squatting wrist position Thomas_Rascon 6 2 yearseknight (58109): I made a peanut butter sandwich. Is that ok? I used my wrists. -3X
Squat programming Thomas_Rascon 3 2 yearsThomas_Rascon (19): Why is that?
Whats happened in 3 years? teewhat 11 2 yearsteewhat (1972): @NorIda thanks man, glad to be back, good to see your still around and jacked AF. So good to not ace to worry about getting into a gym. And what equipment is available.. @EagleRare10 Cheers man. Hope to see you around making gains, thanks for coming along on my ride @Yeags damn man, that's unlucky. My fiancee lover having it there and we got extra rooms if an unexpected MI key came along. Didnt cost or take a lot to set up either
Kelp and alfafa dollar12786 2 2 yearsJsn3004 (3265): In a shake that would be good but I wouldn't eat that straight up lol
Online Trainer Wanted Reborn2011 2 2 yearsCannonball (6283): There's plenty. Just beware; if they're charging more than say 15 bucks per week it's a scam.
Pre-meet programming Thomas_Rascon 5 2 yearsBeans (4204): The amount of time lifting is a big factor in how strong someone is. I wish I started lifting at 15, but didn't start until I was in college. One thing you'll learn is that nobody worth a damn cares about how strong beginners are. They appreciate that you like the sport and work hard. I think you're numbers are good for 15, but never worry about not being strong enough. Just lift consistently and do you. I don't compete, but you have nothing...
Greg Nuckols on size vs strength AnthonyDee 1 2 yearsAnthonyDee (1): Really good article by Greg Nuckols on size vs strength
New Squat Workout/Routine try it (video) George_Kofi 1 2 yearsGeorge_Kofi (10): Hey guys check out my new squat workout its a mix of my powerlifting and fitnessmodel days just to crete something new
Transitioning to powerlifting..... FatKid_AtHeart 9 2 yearsFatKid_AtHeart (1): Thanks for the replies guys checking them out.
Tritons log 3 Tritons Jump to first page40Jump to last page 2 yearsTritons (670): Hi, sorry for no updates. Started working and school is also going strong so could not make any update. Training has been going pretty well, current gym numbers: Squat 230 Bench 180 Deadlift 270 Been dealing with eating problems and sore/hurting joints, so for now going to take easy on everything. I was planning on doing a meet on nvember, but will se, how i will be feeling.
leanr0x rebuilds leanr0x 7 3 yearsleanr0x (4183): @FiremanSi uhm i skipped some exercises because of the upcoming competition. i usually work more on bench. it sounded crazy to me when my trainer gave me the template but it made me stronger and more muscular than i thought. increased my raw bench from 110kg to 150kg with same bodyweight and without roids
Shhhh(eiko)it WinnersNeverQuit 15 3 yearsWinnersNeverQuit (10311): This week's workouts are as follows Monday: Bench 92.5kg x5 112.5kg 2x4 130kg 2x3 140kg 5x3 Squat 132.5kg x5 160kg 2x5 187.5kg 5x5 Bench 92.5kg x5 112.5kg 2x5 130kg 4x4 Wednesday Deadlift to knees 140kg x3 167.5kg 2x3 195kg 2x3 210kg 4x3 Incline bench 100kg 4x6 Pause above knee deadlifts 155kg x4 182.5kg 2x4 210kg 2x4 237.5kg 4x3 Friday: Bench 92.5kg x5 112.5kg x5 130kg x4 140kg 2x3 150kg 2x2 140kg 2x3 130kg x4 112.5kg x6 92.5kg...
NEED ADVICE ON Conditioning Jenrboyle 7 3 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): yeah lets just break her knees
New deadlift PB Aus_powerlifter 6 3 yearsTrev182 (14986): Pew Pew PEW Shots fired...
New Video: What matters most in training ATN_Coaching 1 3 yearsATN_Coaching (1582): What's good peoples I recorded and uploaded a new video to my channel on a very hot topic right now that was as hot as IIFYM/flexible dieting/nutrition. From that in this video I touch on what are the key pieces to setting up a truly successful training program. Some of you may agree, disagree entirely, or be 50/50. With that if /when you get a chance please feel free to comment/ask questions here or on my channel. FYI: I had a ton of coffee...
Sub-Junior IPF World Record Holder NEW PR msitepu 1 3 yearsmsitepu (1): clickable text Daniel Nobel with another PB?! Check him out! 340KG / 750lbs at 18.YO Powerlifting legend in the making?!:eek:
Becoming shredded for the first time ever Buttons120 8 3 yearsSalokin (877): Where to begin... Ok, 1st off, you're not 29% bodyfat my friend, it's much higher, but that doesn't matter. Don't get caught up in the numbers, they don't really matter. 2nd. You've been tracking cals/macros for a long time. What is your average daily macro intake? What types of food provide the majority of your calories? 3rd. How much do you sleep a night? My guess, mind you it's not a very informed one at this point, is one of 2...
Anyone? Lol dserious111 8 3 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): It's called a tsunami bar. Check it out on their website.
Road to the 500lb Squat _RudeCrew Jump to first page124Jump to last page 3 years_RudeCrew (15100): Max Lower Squat 315+80lbs of chain 3x4 225+80lbs of chain Speed Deadlifts 15x1 315 every 15 seconds SSB Squats 3x8 Romainian Deadlifts 3x15
DUP Workout too taxing? nine0seven 12 3 yearskickinchicken (8713): @GrizzlyBerg I made a spreadsheet of the same thing a while back, but I added a TM! Lol. I was planning on try it out after my current deload week. Can't argue with these results...
Bar POPS off back on squat concentric? forgottenpass 8 3 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): @norida that's what years of not doing legs did for me. They are catching up though. Haven't tried 1rm on squats in a long time..
Bodypower Expo 2016 promo code BPJN totalpheonix1 1 3 yearstotalpheonix1 (1): Hello Everyone, Use promo code BPJN when getting your Bodypower Expo 2016 tickets to receive a FREE signed athlete framed photo! The expo was huge last year and no doubt will be even bigger this year. Get your tickets early to avoid queuing and also the risk of the tickets selling out as some did last year. Also take a look here for future updates, info and competitions leading up to the expo… ...
My conjugatory journey Robinson252 30 3 yearsRobinson252 (118): DE upper day Regular grip 87.5kgx6x3 Slowly widening my grip, not feeling too shabby. 3-board close grip 80kgx3x8 DB curls 3x10 Pullups 5x7
Offeason for powerlifting. WinnersNeverQuit Jump to first page39Jump to last page 3 yearswannabemuscular (33216): @Trev182 Whoooa, look who it is.
Update and Meet Vids. SRorhrbac0808 8 3 yearsTonyc18 (10): That deadlift was gangsta. Straight to the business...
Feb 20 meet updates. SRorhrbac0808 17 3 yearsmikew (11493): @SRorhrbac0808 congrats - huge lifts, huge PRs For anyone who doesn't know... follow the man on instagram -
How do you compare strength? alkudari23 8 3 years_RudeCrew (15100): Considering he lifts more than you. I'd say he's stronger than you..... Lol
Hop upon gain train(LOG) Blackbasara 7 3 yearsBlackbasara (61): I couldn't keep my log updated was doing light bodybuilding style split due to frustrating low back pain took rest from squats and deads for 2 months. Currently i'm in caloric surplus around 2600, body weight is 76.5kg(168lb) Doing PPL training. It's 8 week cycle following 9 and 10th week for singles for main lifts.Weights are in pounds, I'll be deadlifting twice a week on PULL day can't perform optimally when i squat and dead on same day....
APF Florda State Championship Prep _RudeCrew Jump to first page105Jump to last page 3 years_RudeCrew (15100): Max Bench Paused Bench 4x2 245 245x5 Close Grip 8x185+doubled minis 5x225+doubled minis DB Flys 4x12 Rolling DB Extensions 100 reps total Rows 4x12 Shrugs 4x12 Rear Delt Flys 4x12
Kirill Sarychev 335 kg(738.5lbs) RAW Bench Dbyrnes 6 3 yearsThatguy81 (541): @SRorhrbac0808 is that you??
Former athlete creating new lifting schedule jmar 6 3 yearsRand (4291): Push/pull/ legs is a great simple plan to follow that you can adapt. Good luck
SRohrbacher's LOG SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page43Jump to last page 3 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Hit 345x2 paused bench today. Then more bench and smoked back and triceps for accessory work. I'm about 4 weeks out and according to my training I'm thinking my attempts will go as follow- Squat- 630/680/705 Bench- 345/375/385 Pull- 605/635/645 or 655 Still got a few more heavy sessions to determine but so far this looks like the game plan. For this meet I'm making sure I know my attempts 100% going in because last time I winged the fuck...
Creatine effect Wezt 8 3 yearsjonrivs49 (3001): @Wezt. will it build muscle Yes & No. creatine alone will not give you muscle but proven to improve strength and mental alertness. More strength, more weight you can lift that help you build muscle.
Powerlifting and BB Vids (Post 'em) SRorhrbac0808 2 3 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Chuck Vogelpohl.
250kg deadlift at 75kg bodyweight darklight79 12 3 yearsdarklight79 (3088): @Anik @coolguy1993 If i can, you can. Time and consistency and....mmm.... food.
Any point in getting knee wraps? Robinson252 10 3 yearsRand (4291): id go for sleeves as well before wraps
1st Post! JoshPatkin 3 3 yearsKansas___Boyyyyy (3361): GUYS BB.COM talks about US! /shade
Thoughts on RPE system and DUP program? Blackbasara 5 3 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @Blackbasara 15kg up on squat 10kg on bench and my deadlift didnt go up but my form was MUCH better cause i used to keep hurting myself testing 1rm on deads. Mate taxing the CNS is just another fuckin buzz phrase thats currently circling the fitness community.. It used to be Overtraining. Yeah it's a bitch but it's basically cardio.. haha.
Help me figure this out : pre workout meal darklight79 17 3 yearsRobotEars (1174): These have quickly become a staple for me in reaching 400+ carbs a day, lol.
knee sleeves bslo 10 3 yearsjack3d14 (7): lol some weird fetish
Bench press csizemore21 4 3 years_RudeCrew (15100): Its to force your sternum up to the bar
Stronglifts or Upper/lower FL4T 5 3 yearshaole (2109): @FL4T I would go with SL5x5. It's simple and foolproof with the app. It starts off easy but when you get near your limits it really gets challenging. Make sure your diet is right though as you will be increasing weight/work load every day so you need to make sure you're not compromising your workouts with a crappy diet...that actually applies for all times
Prepare. Perform. Prevail. [Log] _RudeCrew Jump to first page206Jump to last page 3 years_RudeCrew (15100): Another great training session Max Upper Buffalo Bar Long Pause 240x3 275x3 300x3 PR 315x3 PR Random accessory work for triceps and back. Gonna go kill some sushi
Bodypowe expo 2016 pomo code BPJN gasgas300 1 3 yearsgasgas300 (10): Hello Everyone, Use promo code BPJN when getting your Bodypower Expo 2016 tickets to receive an EXCLUSIVE SIGNED FRAMED BODYPOWER MEMORBILIA - Check out the link below for future updates on this). The expo was huge last year and no doubt will be even bigger this year. Get your tickets early to avoid queuing and also the risk of the tickets selling out as some did last year. Also take a look here for future updates, info and...
Can I do any sort of a one week peak? Baggy 8 3 yearsWinnersNeverQuit (10311): Would that comp by any chance be the South West Classic? If so, that's the next comp for me
DUP Cross 10 3 yearseknight (58109): Like exercises. They're a means to an end. It's a fine set-up, but it's not magic. I personally prefer a conjugate method. Either one will get you results if you train hard and eat and recover correctly. -3X
Log to Nov 15th meet continues SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page193Jump to last page 3 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Thanks bud. I'll get some vids up soon. The 677 squat flew. I think I'm gojng back to train today! I'll get a log up
Average to Savage log Blackbasara 2 3 yearsBlackbasara (61): Week1 Mobility drill Limber 11 Day1: Weight reps sets Squat: 65% 195lb 12 1 60% 180 12 1 55% 165lb 15+ 1 Accessory Rack pulls 3x8 @ RPE8 Reverse Lunges 3x10 RPE7 Glute ham raise 4x12-15 RPE6-7 Ab workout Planks 3x20sec each decline crunches 3x12
Max out...feels good haole 1 3 yearshaole (2109): I haven't maxed out in a while but I've done it a couple times the last few weeks and it feels really good. I feel a lot stronger too (might just be mental IDK). I maxed out last week on bench at 285LBS and dropped down to 225 for 10 reps...I was supprised I could get 225 x 10 after maxing out. The 285 wasn't bad either so I think I could get up to 295 next time. I'm just posting this because I know there are others out there that do the...
Grizzly's Road to USAPL Raw Nationals GrizzlyBerg Jump to first page459Jump to last page 3 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): just gotta make sure you know who the boss is Deadlift Day: Conventional Beltless 420 x 5 475 x 3 530 x 5 Leg Press 270 x 5 x 10 Leg Press Calf Raise 180 x 4 x 20 GHR 3 x 10
Strongman SRorhrbac0808 11 3 yearsWinnersNeverQuit (10311): See, I'm adding some in this off season, just for a fun way if getting the heart going, mainly going to be farmers walks, yokes & sleds, maybe with dome log work as a variation fir shoulders, but the other stuff, to me at least, seems too prone to inure and I don't want to risk putting myself out of my main sport.
Since there's so many powerlifters here now Kansas___Boyyyyy 12 3 yearsthe1 (33853): I figure that's why your so strong now, hit your head too many times stevey
Jumior Nationals Prep (FSF) WinnersNeverQuit Jump to first page138Jump to last page 3 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Good stuff man! Got any vids?
Powerlifting for muscle mass Cross 14 3 yearsGeorge_Kofi (10): @Monster hey bro sounds stupid but I used to bench three times per week back then when i had to increase my bench fot football testings etc. or one max effort day and one hypertrophy day :)
185 front squat female slaviknifanov 1 4 yearsslaviknifanov (31): 185 front squat female too bad we dont have any older version but she managed in 3 months to go up from 95 lbs front squat to 185 lbs ! sick progress shes doing bulgarian method :P
Changing training priorities in bench Robinson252 2 4 yearsZepa (730): The funny thing I didnt see this post, but I posted something similar in your log. In on this for answers and opinions
Do we even? SRorhrbac0808 18 4 yearsleanr0x (4183): dont think so. it's because you can pick a tighter squat than deadlift suit because on squats you can pick a very tight suit and let the weight press you down to parallel but on deads you have to bring your hips down by your own so a deadlift suit can't be that tight just my personal experience
World records Hambo 6 4 yearsBeans (4204): @Hambo divide by 2.2
Power lifting VS bodybuilding Thatguy81 21 4 yearsHamer93 (9553): If your training and diet is on point you will build muscle and get stronger following either paths
Shoes for HC squatting JaakkoKK 13 4 yearsJaakkoKK (1): All right gotta give lacrosse ball a shot ^ ! Still looking for new lifting shoes somewhat 1/2" tall or even under heels. Thank you for the suggestions!
Great/Effective Powerlifting Routines ezvmoneybeast 16 4 yearsThatguy81 (541): Do you plan on competing? I'm just curious to what your goals are? If I remember right, you have the most shredded legs of anyone on this forum, so what are you after here with power lifting?
Variations to combat weak lumbars and chest? Robinson252 8 4 yearsRobinson252 (118): My mobility is so poor that front squatting even the bar is awkward, not for lack of strength, just can't stay upright enough! Any particular stretches/protocols that would help this?
body tension on heavy lifts leanr0x 9 4 yearsleanr0x (4183): @mikew those plyos sounds good if i do some raw work but i am also doing competitions with equipment and a plyo push up would be hard in a bench shirt :D
The road to my first meet JamesPL 9 4 yearsJamesPL (1): Hit some new personal bests yesterday! SQUAT 3 X 5 60kg/ 2 X 1 80kg <PB! DEADLIFT 2 X 1 110kg. Finally broke the 100kg barrier!
Raw strength (Bench press,Squat,Deadlift) RabelAracena 1 4 yearsRabelAracena (82): Lifting starts at the 2:40 mark. Not as strong as I use to be but I'll get back there again. I weigh 155lbs. So what do you guys think?
Thoughts on box squats and Spoto press? Robinson252 11 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @Robinson252 I have SPoto presses built into my program and I do them twice a week and always 5reps and above. Shoulders are fine after 5weeks. But great alternatives are floor press, board press or pin presses !!
Destruction Forces Growth Log _RudeCrew Jump to first page354Jump to last page 4 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Haha no. Rude is just my daddy. Because he is 2x my size in real life. LOL. @rude- bro I'm so jelly of that sushi. Damn you. Lol
*Why use Citrulline Mal & Beta Al??-E.Helms* FiremanSi 3 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @mikew No probs man. I thought it might a few people some money. Plus it's Eric helms so u know it's solid info.
Slingshot appreciation thread Robinson252 22 4 yearsRobinson252 (118): Well this conversation took an unexpected turn :L Really interesting to read such conflicting arguments for and against the slingshot though! Thanks all!
Push Press vs Strict Over Head Press zacharyc 1 4 yearszacharyc (61): Which one, if any, is better for hypertrophy and strength of the shoulders? Currently push pressing as my main compound lift for my shoulders as I like the movement as its quick and powerful but in terms of hypertrophy and strength will it improve those factors better than strict over head pressing or not? Thanks in advance. Zach
Matt Kroc is a transgender. _RudeCrew Jump to first page39Jump to last page 4 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Inb4 mark makes out with him/her
Lilliebridge calls out Zahir Zepa 9 4 yearsZepa (730): Definitely
Smolov Jr Jsn3004 10 4 yearsIGS (169): Olympic hopeful I know uses it and full smolov all the time. Has put some numbers on his squat.
SBD knee sleeves Gianluca69 20 4 yearswannabemuscular (33216): @Zepa No, didn't try those, but I've been using the Lifting Large "Black Crusher" ones for almost 2 years. Quality is good and pricing is great. Been thinking of trying these new ones.
Jason Blaha on USAPL nine0seven 22 4 yearsIGS (169): More instances of people who compete or take part in events not being treated like independent contractors and instead being treated like slaves. Powerlifters Union needs to step in.
Belt talk. Rand 8 4 yearsRand (4291): @SRorhrbac0808 tell Grizzly, then @GrizzlyBerg tell @SRorhrbac0808 then we can all watch a epic rumble. Dont kill each other though lets see a deadlift battle!
590lb deadlift at 178lbs bodyweight at MEET Inspiration442 17 4 yearsInspiration442 (13): that's sweet eknight:)
Boris Sheiko seminar Zepa 5 4 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): This translation shit. ugh
Eric Lilliebridge SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page43Jump to last page 4 yearsRand (4291): @FiremanSi I believe sr beat stans world record. Eric looks 35+
Rippetoe SS log Mortenah Jump to first page36Jump to last page 4 yearsMortenah (82): want to hit atleast 85kgx3x5 Bench 100kg3x5 squat 150kgx3x5 deadlift 50kgx3x5 OHP before i switch program
Documentary about the bench press WC Cannonball 6 4 yearsCannonball (6283): He can do some stuff in raw powerlifting, I think its 280 kg squat and 310 kg deadlift or so :) with a 270 kg raw competition bench
*Eric Helms Strikes AGAIN !! (Video)* FiremanSi Jump to first page42Jump to last page 4 yearsajm87 (409): I'm on Week 4 (deload) of the hypertrophy split that he recommended in the third video. It has been really fun so far. I added in face pulls on both Upper days as well.
Floor Press Jsn3004 8 4 yearsJsn3004 (3265): @mikew thanks, I tried it today after doing 7 sets of 3 of 245 with a minute rest in between. Doing this again for sure. I feel this can greatly help me
Road to USPA nov 15th meet. SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page69Jump to last page 4 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Thanks for the support fellas. Just getting started. And @sannowman- yah dude I miss the shredded days with rj. Haha. @winners- November meet is still up in the air. Just going to take the next month to get my body in a position to where I can start a training cycle. A solid training cycle of 12ish weeks I should be able to set myself up to hit those numbers no matter what weight I am.... I started my "cut" at 223 and I'm 218 now....
Journey To Welsh Single Lifts AarronStenner 18 4 yearsTamere02 (1474): These 2 a days seem brutal man. Props for catching up the missed days
Great tip for Low Bar Squatters Stupot316 5 4 yearsRand (4291): I am glad he is sticking with powerlifitng for the long haul. He is going to life some huge numbers.
Chicken (not the food) :P Fayzeh 10 4 yearsFayzeh (1546): Thanks @wannabemuscular. That was a confidence booster. Messaging between sets. I went up to 120 pound 10 reps... I know I can push more weight and more reps but worried bout form and getting stuck. Guy beside me is going heavy not even 90 degrees. Lol going back down to 90 pounds now for another set. Good form. So much in my mind to write but g2g
Anyone going to switch over? nine0seven Jump to first page79Jump to last page 4 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): I think my opinion would be biased just because I know/follow more American powerlifters than Europeans. I also get the feeling that European powerlifters (especially Russians) have done strength based lifting (olympic/powerlifting) from a young age. On the other hand, a lot of American lifters have trained for bodybuilding prior to switching to powerlifting (and also incorporate bb style accessory work into their programs). I do feel that...
*How to Squat with Ed Coan !! (Video)* FiremanSi 4 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @Robinson252 Unusual concept to grasp but when u do it makes sense !! :)
Powerlifting meet today and future meets... craig Jump to first page76Jump to last page 4 yearscraig (835): small Pr today (2.5kg) hadn't peaked or anything and it was a lot harder than I expected but fuck it I got through it and I'm pretty happy.
Lifting belts - SOLARSUPLEX 5 4 yearsMMB (3616): I use mine only when I feel the need of it or when my back is already beaten before the workout. Never keeps it all workout long, I simply put it on the bigger size when resting.
Log to May 31st RPS Meet SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page276Jump to last page 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): That depth THO... damn man that was sick. Dead looked easy also..
OMW to 200 kg bench press Cannonball Jump to first page122Jump to last page 4 yearswannabemuscular (33216): Welcome to the real world. Hahaha! Maybe do some push-ups at night during the week to keep the muscles engaged?
Deadlift progression form check darklight79 5 4 yearsMaxSteel (1): nice lift bro..
Deadlift tips dserious111 5 4 yearsqtdreams92 (1630): I like his video on how to squat. the overhead press one is good too.
Whisky and Deadlifts SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page54Jump to last page 4 yearsLVjack (2749): That Southern Comfort and coke is a slow creeping ride. You just keep drinking thinking your good and it creeps up on ya all of a sudden. PS: the 60% not the 40.
Absolutely insane SRorhrbac0808 5 4 yearsKansas___Boyyyyy (3361): he squat 934 like it aint shit....:eek:
5/(4)3/(2)1 - Liftoff! T-flex takes Wendler. TyrannosaurusFlex Jump to first page45Jump to last page 4 yearsTyrannosaurusFlex (2641): I've been swamped with school stuff, sorry I've been so inactive. Forgot to log squats, got 130kg(287lbs)for 1 rep. It's not what I wanted, but what con you do? Yesterday was bench day. BP 1/5/77.5(171lbs) 1/3/87.5(193lbs) 1/4/100(220lbs) AMRAP Incline DBBP 1/10/24(53lbs) 1/10/26(57lbs) 1/10/28(62lbs) Chins 6/8/BW – Superseted with the above excercises Kroc Rows 3/20/36kg(79lbs) Plyo Diamond pushups 3/6/BW Shoulder...
Pain in abs from squatting Jsn3004 10 4 yearsNorIda (46957): OP finally hits a 225 squat. Dies from multiple internal Injuries.
Knee sleeves Zepa 14 4 yearsBeans (4204): I use Rehbands. I like them a lot. They fit pretty well and are easy to put on and take off. I've had them for 2+ years, squat 2+ times a week with them. I only have them on when I squat. I take them off for the rest of my workout and wash them after every 1 or 2 uses. I hear people say theirs have worn out but mine are mint, so I'm assuming this helps.
Brandon Lilly as "coach" MMB 14 4 yearscraig (835): I'd be surprised if he wasn't taking on more than ten and just sending out the same programs. Being 1 of ten makes you feel lucky, it sounds better than 1 of god knows how many. I've used coaches myself and now I'm a bit skeptical, at the end of the day they can't pull the weight for you and what's to say what they have you do is any more optimal than the many respected routines out there. As for the comment above about how he looks, he has a...
Chris Duffin 500 for Reps GrizzlyBerg 1 4 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): Just in case people haven't seen this yet. "In celebration of the new path forward in my life I am throwing party... A Duffin style party that is. I will be attempting to set TWO records with squatting 500lbs for reps. Both the Guinness WR for most squatted in 1min as well as the unlisted but Epic Tom Platz 500x23 rep set. THIS WILL BE A LIVE STREAMED EVENT ON May 6th at 3:30pm PST. Link in the attached blog post." link for the...
eating/drinking on a PL comp leanr0x 6 4 yearscraig (835): I'm close to the 93kg limit so eating before weigh in is usually out for me. I weigh in and then smash pop tarts, bcaas, bananas and some sweets. I've actually not eaten much when the comp has started which is probably a mistake, I think the last one I ate a chocolate flapjack and had a few energy drinks.
Danimal Strikes Back - USAPL Here I Come Danimal_88 Jump to first page120Jump to last page 4 yearsDanimal_88 (9760): Tested the waters today with squats and they felt AWESOME! So I went to my programming of the last squat day I completed and restarted. It was supposed to be 315x3x7, but I didn't want to push it in the sets and risk form break down so I got the same volume in just using an extra set 315x6,5,5,5. Since I am re-running my program I am just adding 5lbs to bench numbers I hit last time and 10lb to my deadlifts. 225x3x7 on bench and 365x3x7 on...
Eric Lilliebridge Heaviest Raw Squat Ever GrizzlyBerg 8 4 years_RudeCrew (15100): I can't wait till he's the first person son squat 1000 and deadlift 900 raw in the same meet.
281.5 kg IPF raw bench (620 lbs) Cannonball 4 4 yearsMMB (3616): Open thread to view post.
Ragnarök Awaits! GrizzlyBerg Jump to first page500Jump to last page 4 yearsNorIda (46957): MERICA!
Road to the Alba Meet 27th June! Trev182 Jump to first page105Jump to last page 4 yearsTrev182 (14986): Last session!! squats 110x2 bench 70x2 deads 140x2 Today marks the last session before the meet, 1 double at 60% on each lift and some mobility work. Weights sitting at 81.4kg so can eat uo into the meet this time and be full, getting excited now!
25 mm barbell Hambo 26 4 yearsHambo (847): No problems.
Requesting favor. Form check sumo DL darklight79 10 4 yearscraig (835): @darklight79 pretty new to it like i've only be been doing it two or three weeks. I can pull close to my oonventional max but the pain afterwards in kinda unbearable. I'll probably stick with it for a bit i suspect my abductors are weak as shit but unsure on this.
Power lifter rips quad from bone. TimmothyGen 20 4 yearsRawsteel (940): I doubt that he will ever be able to squat heavy again after that.
Chris duffin deadlift lolssons 1 4 yearslolssons (1249): http:// Hahahaha this was insane probably old but damn. Huge respect for Chris he got some crazy strength and insane knowledge
first powerlifting meet leanr0x 13 4 yearsleanr0x (4183): @FiremanSi @Xxlean thx guys!
Paused Bench Press Repetition PR (315x5) SSJ3FinalFlash 11 4 yearsSSJ3FinalFlash (283): The one I compete in is 198-220pounds for my weight class
Specialty Squat bars wannabemuscular 5 4 yearsRand (4291): Rude is right, Buy them all. My gym doesn't have any of them but Uni gym where I started working out had a safety bar they are a pretty cool variation. I would love to use a belt squat machine and try the buffalo bar.
powerlifter should train like bodybuilder ! golago 9 4 yearsgolago (163): A recent study by Brad Schoenfeld illustrated this point beautifully. Two groups of lifters either did 3×10 or 7×3 with the heaviest loads they could lift. At the end of 8 weeks, the group doing sets of 3 gained more strength, but both groups gained the same amount of muscle. Ironically, a lot of strength athletes jumped all over this study, saying, “See, I can get swole doing my heavy triples!” without noticing two major caveats: The...
Powerlifting Zyzzst 7 4 yearsmikew (11493): Wanted to chime in. I've had the most success with 531 but modified so that each of the big 3 lifts are done 2x per week - heavy day and a dynamic day... combined with a calorie surplus and it's possible to make gains. Monday- Heavy DL + dynamic squats Tues - Heavy Bench + back Wed - off Thurs - Heavy squat + dynamic DL Fri - Dynamic bench + back The workouts are short & sweet and the focus is almost exclusively on compound lifts. With...
uspa csizemore21 2 4 years_RudeCrew (15100): It's a good fed.
New belt fitting/problem problem SSJ3FinalFlash 11 4 yearsSSJ3FinalFlash (283): @Rand @WinnersNeverQuit Ill keep at it and give it time, Im horrible with patience but thats the whole game. Thanks for your opinions and input.
ESPN girl squats 300. Hilarious comments Rand 2 4 yearsMissQ (4): I must be blind....
Advice about competing (powerlifting) GrizzlyBerg 5 4 yearsEat2Trainn247 (2557): @GrizzlyBerg great find--thanks for sharing. Will definitely refer back to this as my meet approaches!
Duffin and Coan Interview GrizzlyBerg 1 4 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): If you like powerlifting this is a must watch. Chris Duffin and Ed Coan sit down to discuss everything powerlifting.
Powerlifters and "others" MMB 11 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): I was totally about to hit a PR but eh.... this eh... Racoon came by and totally threw me off... (Friends fans nomsayin...) Also guilty of overthinking, instead of meh bad day today.
Former weightlifter champ workshop squat Sharkoon1 5 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): Cliff notes please ????
MyStrengthLog LittleJones 11 4 yearsLittleJones (4): I had a fine workout today with a lot of volume. I worked my hams and back. Actually the plan was to do some heavy deadlifts, but since my knee has irritated me a bit the last couple of days, I decided to leave it to stiff legged. First off, as always, I started with 30 min of foam rolling and dynamic stretching. Stiff-Legged Deadlift: R:120 10x100kg / 220lbs 10x100kg /...
SRorhrbac0808 lets pick up heavy things Eat2Trainn247 14 4 yearsEat2Trainn247 (2557): @SRorhrbac0808 ha dude as soon as I read this I went and found Kyle. He has worked closely with the nutrition staff while at IMG! Real down to earth guy. I guess we are cordially inviting ourselves to @_RudeCrew 's gym...
Trev's Road to the Platform! Trev182 Jump to first page326Jump to last page 4 yearsTrev182 (14986): Nah Mark couldnt make it. Was a few mental Scots there and a few were going nuts! The squat felt really good, depth was good, wasnt grindy, reckon 190kg would have been a go-er if i had an attempt left! Rest of the vids are on my youtube channel guys!
Just another bench press program Cannonball 7 4 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): Thinking I'm gonna try this just for fun. Weight I'll be using is 225. In hopes of hitting 225/10. Gonna finish off each of these days with the 'shoulder shocker'. Eating at a bit of an extra surplus. Mid terms are over. Work hours got cut. LET THE GAINS BEGIN Edit: would anybody advise something like this for squats? Maybe double the amount of reps and work with something less drastic than 2-6RM
That 395 Deadlift: addicted to strength ehukai 3 4 yearsehukai (115): Oh i've been around just never posted much for no particular reason. Here’s my basic training and goals currently, I am currently running a well-researched PPL routine with a 2:1 pull to push ratio. My first movement of everyday (bench, dead,squats) is focusing on strength development, then I have assistance exercises in the 6-8 rep range, and finally I end with hypertrophy work 8-12 rep range [pretty standard]. I also throw in power days...
belt questions csizemore21 7 4 yearsFrostshock (13324): What nor said
600 Pound Deadlift PR SSJ3FinalFlash 11 4 yearsSSJ3FinalFlash (283): Haha I wish! Thanks man! Thanks boss I appreciate it Haha glad you enjoyed it bro! Thank you Thats what I was thinking after the pull haha had no idea it was going to be like this. You got it man kill it! Thanks man! Appreciate the support! Thanks a ton bro! I said "Lets go baby! Killed it man! YEAHHH!" Hahahaha was so pumped up that I went a little insane Thanks man! You got this bro, keep your head up and keep...
chains at a good price csizemore21 13 4 yearscsizemore21 (799): @mikew I'll check it out, prob gonna mainly use what ever I get get for speed work on deads and squats
About testing maxes darklight79 5 4 yearseknight (58109): This is exactly what I did for most of my powerlifting career. It wasn't until I was pretty advanced that I tweaked my approach. Reps. -3X
Chad smith 500x22 squat?! Rand 12 4 yearsNorIda (46957): That was some silly counting challenge. We've done squat and deadlift challenges with like 1.5bw for AMRAP sets before. They were much more fun imo
any 3 plate plus benchers csizemore21 25 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @WinnersNeverQuit I get ya yeah, Where are u weakest in the press??
Custom Made PL Program (Need Opinions) SSJ3FinalFlash 10 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @SSJ3FinalFlash Sounds like that's the rep range u enjoy I was going to suggest that but remember u talking about doing it before !! Candito is quality loving it. Have done it for 5cycles now. Spends a lot of time in lower rep ranges apart from occasional 8-10's... Each week is different so ur always interested !!
APF Outlaw Tampa PL Prep (dec21) SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page366Jump to last page 4 yearsWinnersNeverQuit (10311): Good work, deadlift looked almost too easy haha Also, that medal looks badass
Deadlift 500 pounds for 6 reps (Rep. PR) SSJ3FinalFlash 8 4 yearsSSJ3FinalFlash (283): Thanks guys! Appreciate it. I'm competing in a meet next March so hopefully I can hit a 600 there.
Thoughts? lol.... Trev182 29 4 yearspandasashi (3859): does she have down's? srs question
GPA Worlds 2014 GrizzlyBerg Jump to first page68Jump to last page 4 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): Third Attempt Squats Chad Smith 435 easy Eric Lilliebridge 455 fail
Peaking For Powerlifting Danimal_88 4 4 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): Sweet. I'll watch soon. I saw layne talking about peaking for a meet and he hardly does haha. Crazy bastard
Making records look easy SRorhrbac0808 2 4 yearsTrev182 (14986): Scary thing is, they all looked comfertable!
Powermeet Results (Vids and 2 New PR's) SSJ3FinalFlash 21 4 yearsbslo (262): @SSJ3FinalFlash Oh cool I live on Ft. Belvoir and lift on post or at Golds in Lorton.
Good Squat Q 4m Mr.Cantiditto(@Nor Spelling) FiremanSi 6 4 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @kickinchicken Agreed bro.
Powerlifting Singlets GrizzlyBerg 20 5 yearsSRorhrbac0808 (47098): ^hahaha too funny.
Powerlifting Gyms wannabemuscular 15 5 yearsDanimal_88 (9760): Same here
genetics of a strongman DEXchidera Jump to first page54Jump to last page 5 yearseknight (58109): I would presume a realistic person would figure it out before then. I placed 2nd in 4 bodybuilding shows before I reassessed my goals. Not last, but not where I wanted to be. -3X
Form VS Function brian12 Jump to first page105Jump to last page 5 yearsbrian12 (9495): So well worded!
RJ Perkins "4P" Journey to the platform ATN_Coaching Jump to first page249Jump to last page 5 yearsATN_Coaching (1582): Wednesday 9/24/14 Box Jumps 34" x 9 sets x 2 reps Weighted Box Jumps 35 lbs x 16" x 9 sets x 2 reps Battle Ropes 4 sets x 15 sec. x 30 rest Farmers Walks 5 sets x 15 sec. X 30 rest. Sledge Hammer 5 sets x 15 sec. X 30 rest Sled Sprints 105 lbs x 5 sets x 40 yards Backward Sled Drags 105 lbs x 4 sets x 40 yards ...EASY!!!
God Damn Bench Press _RudeCrew 12 5 yearsErickFromOmaha (4195): I don't even know. Lol.
bench press question.. Trev182 Jump to first page78Jump to last page 5 yearsdarklight79 (3088): You're 64kg. At the end of my cut at 67kg, my lifts still beat yours. I can list out my poundaages but what's the point? I consider myself still relatively weak but managed to bump them up from lurking in this forum alone. Maybe you should just learn to listen instead of argue.
18 yo 180 Kilo 397lbs Benchpress halilpower 5 5 yearsmikew (11493): Amazing job for 18 y.o.! Would love to see a tighter body and a legit pause but impressive any way you slice it. What about your other lifts?
Inzerbelt.. SRorhrbac0808 10 5 yearswannabemuscular (33216): Key words right up there "top level lifters". None of us here are top level lifters nor have the mass/bodyweight to justify the need for a 13mm belt. Maybe just my opinion, but whatever. Before I bought my belt I researched and found 10mm would be fine for me. Even still I barely use my belt now.
My first Powermeet (Results/Videos Inside) SSJ3FinalFlash 14 5 yearsKonstantinov (1450): They looked easy for you, impressive
Created a custom powerlifting program SSJ3FinalFlash 10 5 yearsSSJ3FinalFlash (283): Thanks man appreciate the compliment! 5/3/1's percentage's worked very well so I'm going to take your advice and change it to 50%, should work out pretty well. Thanks bro. I'm currently weighing in at 205 and I'm 5' 9".
The long road to 100kg WinnersNeverQuit Jump to first page500Jump to last page 5 yearsTrev182 (14986): You
440lb Bench at 216lb Prometheus 19 5 yearsjonrivs49 (3001): @JordanWFitness. Great lift. Strong!!!
Bench Press Speed? AarronStenner 10 5 yearsgnuckols (1): "But this article just summarizes the study and doesn't give any practical advice on how to capitalize on the findings. I don't understand why someone would post this article without discussing the importance of bands, chains, etc." The practical advice was "if you're training primarily for strength, you should try to push every rep as fast as possible." As for bands and chains, they're not necessary, and the article was...
USAPL Raw Nationals eknight Jump to first page45Jump to last page 5 yearsDanimal_88 (9760): @WinnersNeverQuit Yea he had something to prove after he bombed out on his single ply squats at IPF worlds where he got called for depth everytime I think. No question here
Wouldn't this be pretty cool? wannabemuscular 3 5 yearsXxlean (1990): @wannabemuscular I'd give my left nut to train with Dave Tate. Besides you really only need one nut anyways right.
Youtube Powerlifters AarronStenner 17 5 yearsFiremanSi (42406): Chad Smith Chris Duffin
Im going to my first powerlifting event stingray72 1 5 yearsstingray72 (109): As a spectator. Ive always wanted to go to one of these but never did. 2014 CAN-AM Police-Fire Games Powerlifting Championships July 14-15, 2014 IMPORTANT! You must be a member of the IPA to compete. Membership cards WILL NOT be sold at the meet site. You must purchase your membership in advance either online or by mail. For a membership application please visit See Can-Am Games membership in the...
*Should I SUMO or Conventional Deadlift ??? FiremanSi 14 5 yearsFiremanSi (42406): @WinnersNeverQuit Happy birthday brother. @Eat2Trainn247 Yeah man i always find articles like this interesting. It says i should do conventional but i feel SAFER doing sumo as less lower back involvement.
Layne 6weeks out from meet [STRONG] lolssons 18 5 yearsAarronStenner (10990): @_RudeCrew looking into Laynes house
Recommend me a Weightlifting Belt shockingfit 6 5 years_RudeCrew (15100): Open thread to view post.
Fav PL program SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page33Jump to last page 5 yearskickinchicken (8713): I was using 531 for a year and had good results in both size and strength. I recently switched to Texas Method since it's more geared twards powerlifting specifically and easier to manage in the long term. Definitly a great post by @FiremanSi.
Epic frontsquat IrishGymSheep 9 5 yearsBeans (4204): Haha I would imagine those squats would be brutal with those things spinning like that. I can't imagine squatting anywhere near my max if the plates were all of a sudden 3x the size and spinning. He looks like he's going to fall over.
Is this real life? TimmothyGen 2 5 yearsSOLARSUPLEX (8314): My god that guy is lifting a shit ton. I'd love to lift that much, but i personally dont think the trade off in looks vs strength is worth it at that point. Depends on your build i guess.
New IPF single ply bench press world record Cannonball 7 5 yearsTrev182 (14986): Cheers man!
*Doing Wendler ?? U need to watch THIS. FiremanSi 1 5 yearsFiremanSi (42406): For all of those that are doing wendler here is a FLAWLESS review on it, why it was created, benefits and flaws to the program... Couldn't ask for more and glad to see my original concerns with the program crop up in this review !!! Enjoy guys.
SBD Knee Sleeve Review/Instructions ATN_Coaching 16 5 yearsATN_Coaching (1582): Maybe/maybenot will be hard to individualize on how much it adds if it does, BUT you have to remember that their are still international true dedicated RAW organizations (i.e. no knee sleevs) out there. So to say they will be banned ehhhh people have to remember that equipment technology and evolution grows/changes every year so organizations are going to have to adapt accordingly as they do, still though even if they add a few pounds to ones...
Wilks Coefficient kickinchicken Jump to first page45Jump to last page 5 yearsKalletSc (607): 350 at 175lbs. Not too bad.
Video of me Deadlifting 170kg @ 74.4kg felix44 7 5 yearsTrev182 (14986): For a self promotion thread that was fuckong horrible to watch!
Knee Sleeves wannabemuscular 6 5 years_RudeCrew (15100): Mine are pretty much the same. They are very tight but not so tight that I can't keep them on. I keep them on my whole workout.
Creepy (torn pec) lolssons 11 5 yearspandasashi (3859): i dont even think he got the record either.. i think he failed the lockout cause of the tear..
My first competition! Tips? Frostshock 10 5 yearsScotian (9922): is this what you meant?
75 year old Ernest Tuff Deadlifting 215kg felix44 5 5 yearsHighdeas (1635): That was awesome, mad respect
Max Effort Benchpress Day - Conjugate System BruzSTR 8 5 yearseknight (58109): I would say they're worked, but not enough. Because of the long head's attachment on the scapula, CGBP does not adequately recruit all three triceps heads. Only movements that put the shoulder into flexion (ie, extension movements like push downs or skull crushers) can do this. Who set up your split? -3X
lifting at 16 tmoney 10 5 yearsWinnersNeverQuit (10311): Judging by squat-deadlift ratio if this is true it wasn't likely raw
Crazy paused bench! ryan_929 13 5 yearsThedude67 (3088): Crazy strong. If this guy is rock'n natty, that's nuts! Shit, even is he's not, that's still CRAY!! If he's do'n it like Fletcher did it, we'll see how long he lasts...
FIRST POWERLIFTING MEET (After 8 months) BruzSTR 7 5 yearsBruzSTR (73): We all competed in the 83 KG weight category. I competed in the Novice class since it was my first powerlifting competition. I won 2nd at least :) yay! Thanks buddy!
Eric Spoto 315x45 Benchpress lolssons 14 5 yearskickinchicken (8713):
DAN GREEN! cassious 23 5 yearsjonrivs49 (3001): Frontsquat!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Dont know what to say
Powerlifting Discussion with BRUZSTRENGTH BruzSTR 7 5 yearsBruzSTR (73): New videos up! 3 Things to Keep in Mind before starting a program\ My deadlift workout (yes i know my form okay! AHHAHA)
Starting competitons Danny_Boy 4 5 yearskickinchicken (8713): Look around for competitions with a Teen Division. There's no reason why you can't. It's a lot of work though and most kids your age don't have the dedication/desire to really take it seriously. But you may. Post some pics and infor about yourself so people can see where you're at and where you need to be for start.
Brandon Lilly WinnersNeverQuit Jump to first page71Jump to last page 5 yearsCannonball (6283): Got a red light for my right foot moving my first competition, single red light I ever got :)
BRUZSTRENGTH - Strength Training Channel BruzSTR 17 5 yearsTrev182 (14986): Since I wathed the first one, I muted it after 30secs, the videos have gone up in my estimations. Nice lifts. Keep the vids comming
RAW RUSSIAN POWER - Motivational Video BruzSTR 10 5 yearsBruzSTR (73): Ohhhh. Awww that makes me sad. But still, his lifts are spectacular- with gear or without! Hahah!
USPA Deadlift only state record attempt chriselkins 16 5 yearschriselkins (1597): I'll be hitting an hour of cardio daily and have dropped lifting from 4 days to 3 until after the meet. I am not confident about making weight but am going to do my best to get there.
Ronnie Coleman Rare Powerlifting Footage jonrivs49 6 5 yearsjonrivs49 (3001): @Thedude67.. yeah same thought. at first i was, can he even lift that shit. Dont injure yourself paps. Then i was like OK NOW you have my respect. haha
5 Strength Training Myths-by Jim Wendler kickinchicken 22 5 yearsIrishGymSheep (10554): I've seen doctors ruin peoples lives, even imply that all their symptoms were imaginary as he could not figure out what it was. I would listen to one over Wendler but i would definitely be doing my own research.
Knee Sleeve Sizes AarronStenner 7 5 yearsAarronStenner (10990): thanks man! il have a look at them
Young powerlifter BaiTu 8 5 yearskickinchicken (8713): Nice read @BaiTu. I never thought about the difference. I've never been in a bodybuilder comp but I've been in a couple power lifting comps. Mine were a lot of fun. Great people
Knee Straps or Knee Sleeves AarronStenner 20 5 yearsXandar (457): We're not fans of one another but I think he might be the proper authority, on here at least, to answer that question lol.... By the way, the general remarks were for the OP... I meant to put that in there. Edit time..
bodyweight benchpress, 29 reps tomogleeson92 Jump to first page47Jump to last page 5 yearsRand (4291): If I could do 240lbs 30 times I would be a beast! I can only do bwx10 but I am far from skinny.
Creating torque by "screwing your feet." kickinchicken 5 5 yearsDanimal_88 (9760): Creating torque through your glutes really allows you to keep a neutral spine under near maximal loads
Strength training Matt_norwich 7 5 yearsGrizzlyBerg (9214): He has his own thread on another site where he answers questions like this all the time... He seems to really be a fan of the prowler, weighted carries, and walking with a weight vest.
Article for strength coaches. cassious 2 5 yearspandasashi (3859): good read, thanks for posting
Powerlifting question!!! Tritons 8 5 yearsTritons (670): Thanks for feedback!
Powerlifters gtfih!! teewhat 7 5 yearsteewhat (1972): cheers for the input @jonrivs49, I am definetly making sure his form is on point. dont think hes quiet at the point of doing a log yet. @WinnersNeverQuit could you link a copy here? or maybe @Eknight would have a copy/link. @mikew I think if it grabs his interest in the way i think it will, then he will def be keen to compete. especially once he does start breaking some big PB's cheers again peeps
Video clip of me Deadlifting 170kg-375lb felix44 13 6 yearsfelix44 (49): Thanks very much I am 6.1 I have noticed at the Powerlifting comps I have been at that the deadlift is the one lift out of the 3 that taller people seem to be pretty good at I have also heard some people saw that height can be an advantage because of leverage allow I feel limb length will also come in to it and you find quite often people with longer arms compared to their legs can be pretty good deadlifters.
Down syndrome power lifter - insperational kbradley88 3 6 yearsAarronStenner (10990): Seen this on fb the other day, unreal!
Powerlifting & Nutrition JDominiqueS 5 6 yearsJDominiqueS (190): thanks everyone!
POWERLIFTERS (or anyone in general) Callofthehounds Jump to first page31Jump to last page 6 yearsCallofthehounds (382): Noiceeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee.
GYM TIME. Callofthehounds 2 6 yearsPearce_Bolton (844): That looks so amazing. :O oh and set some new pr's dude! :)
Nutrition For A Powerlifter AarronStenner 12 6 yearsjonrivs49 (3001): atleast your strong.. Hehe
Brandon_12, EK and Cannonball bench comp Cannonball Jump to first page133Jump to last page 6 yearsCannonball (6283): Correct. Awesome for getting work capacity amount up though. (high volume = getting better at doing high volume, big surprise)
power lifting competition eingold 14 6 yearseingold (1291): Hey Aarron I am not really taking a power lifting approach other than dead lifts really my goal is to compete in body building but I love lifting heavy weights at the same time so trying to get the best of both worlds with dead lifts I usually keep my rep range below 5 reps unless I do a set strapless I may push myself to failure to work on my grip and forearm strength but other than that nothing special other than timing 1 rep max attempts and...
strongman pandasashi 16 6 yearsAustralianOak (1504): @pandashi oh definitely functional, carrying heavy awkward things is about as functional as you get hahahaha
PL assistance Zyzzst 27 6 yearstamere01 (7126): would you say its possible to make the same amount of muscle gains on a strength/power lifting programme as on a hypo split?
EXPERINCED PLers GTHIH Tyjaws 15 6 yearsDukenhiemer (23938): When school starts I'm going to start WSBB again. Over the summer I like to experiment with different things, whether or not its "optimal" I don't know. Haha, oh well!
435lb Raw Bench - WPC CanAm Bench Wars VIDEO Prometheus Jump to first page39Jump to last page 6 yearsPrometheus (829): @eknight I only read your first line, I figured if I read the second and on I'd be more incline to continue this stupid petty stream of posts.. Well leave it at I do what I do, and you do what you do. If you really feel the need to post these types of comments in my threads in the future, know that I just won't reply.
New Competition Best - 435lb RAW Prometheus 14 6 yearsPrometheus (829): lol thanks brother
POWERLIFTING CUTTING RHGF 14 6 yearseknight (58109): That's up to you- just be aware that at some point, cutting will catch up with you and strength increases will be more difficult that if you were on maintenance or above. -3X
Bench arch cassious 18 6 yearsIrishGymSheep (10554): Why worry so much about an auxiliary lift?
So you think you can SQUAT ?? (Video) FiremanSi 2 6 yearsScotian (9922): Seen it before, nice watch tho!
Sticking Point In Bench Press KalletSc 22 6 yearsNorIda (46957): @JordanW it just depends on which way you have the bands set up, you can shift the emphasis from one to the other
Eric spoto Scotian 4 6 yearsScotian (9922): Look who's back! Ill be doin that by the time I'm 40
Chest Workout Video - JordanW Rep out 385lb Prometheus 6 6 yearsNorIda (46957): I agree completely with Ek It's awesome that your here, but actually being involved in the community, rather than trying to promote your YouTube channel, would be awesome. It's pretty sad when I see a thread posted by you I automatically assume there is a vid posted Which is fine, you're not the only one. But if you really want to promote yourself, you should be trying to network with the people in the forums, after all, someone here may be...
New Bench Video - 425lb Prometheus 26 6 yearsPrometheus (829): yea my deadlift is shitty, slacked for far too long, every 2 weeks I rep my prior max though lol, couple weeks ago I hit 500lb for the first time after failing the week before, last tuesday I repped it for 5, then I pulled 545lb, I'll be over 600 mid June... last morning weigh in was on Sunday at 211.2lb thanks brother Yea I definitely said it took me 2 years from when I hit 315lb to hit 405lb... took about 2 years for 225lb to...
Powerlifting weight/height ratio shannowman 14 6 yearseknight (58109): We're all the same size laying down... Just sayin. -3X
Hybridized Crossfit/Bodybuilding Template SwoleFIT 1 6 yearsSwoleFIT (1): Hey guys, here's a hybridized powerlifting/bodybuilding/crossfit template I've created. (website- Thoughts? ******* Day 1 (Shoulders, Traps, Legs, Abs)- Strength + Conditioning - Strength movement(s)- Work up to a 5/3/1 rep max OR heavy sets of 5/3/1 as a 1RM% in one of the following lifts: (Push press, strict press, thruster, power clean, hang clean, power snatch, snatch, back squat, front squat, overhead squat, Pendlay...
Dave Tate My Hero IrishGymSheep 2 6 yearsshannowman (6367): Have you read his iron evolution series on Tnation? It's fantastic.
Death Squat Video IrishGymSheep 2 6 yearsScotian (9922): Watched this earlier this week, Dave Tate is the man
What would you guys like to see on YouTube? Prometheus 15 6 yearsPrometheus (829): No offence taken. Keep hustlin' cuz
Pl rest SleepEatRepeat 14 6 yearsSleepEatRepeat (22): @eknight cheers
thinking of buying bands golagola 14 6 yearslukecorney (1021): ??? no machines change their tension the more you lift??? your obviously just starting so keep it basic and you will get best results
DYEL more than a 13y old girl? Cannonball Jump to first page39Jump to last page 6 years4real (3319): After rewatching the vid i take it back her rom is quite good and shes strong as hell
Powerlifting meet with Eric Lilliebridge wannabemuscular 2 6 yearsigg (2626): Jeez, that's crazy strong for a 22 year old
Powerlifitng Shoes DaveyDizzle 4 6 yearsCannonball (6283): Depends on your squat technique mostly. For bench press extra heel is always nice, but kinda gay for squat its nice if you wanna push your knees forward and do the OL bounce in the bottom, but if you actually wanna compete in powerlifting thats a poor style for deadlifts you always want to lift without shoes pretty much
MOBILITY!!!!! Danimal_88 1 6 yearsDanimal_88 (9760): Hey Everyone, This youtube channel will change you life. The mobility work I have learned from this channel has helped my major 3 so much over the past couple months. aware yourself
Strenght training and recovery Markovich 3 6 yearsLinus (154): That sound like a upper/lower rutine. You could max every day and the repeat bout effect will adapt you to that work load. It will be quite un safe but you do as you like. MPS (muscle protein syntesis) is elevated for 24-36 hours after training, so every muscle can rest for a whole day before hitting it again. Your routine has muscle over lap, so not every muscle gets that whole day rest. Again its not a big issue, but i would recommend a...
Powerlifting Markovich 5 6 yearsMarkovich (595): Just watched the video of Dimitry Klokov, held just like him, but still felt some pain in my wrist :/ Im sure it's just a beginners problem
The sickest thing I've seen in PL Cannonball 23 6 yearscardinal (6175): Mirin' the depth of that squat.
For future reference about my ass Cannonball 24 6 yearseknight (58109): @Thedude67 arch your back more. I hear that helps! ;) -3X
My f*cking Hero Oleksander Kutcher IrishGymSheep 8 6 yearsMonster81 (1678): Holy fuck! I've noticed the weights dip to my right side when I squat. Is that floating squat rack a scale as well? Just curious.
Powerlifters Markovich 14 6 yearsCannonball (6283): ammonia is the only thing I've wanted banned in powerlifting. its annoying as fuck to have to be near people who uses it because it makes your eyes itch and tear up even if you're 6 ft away, and sometimes thats the max distance pretty much in the warmup booth or whatever
BENCH COMPETITION HELP!!! SRorhrbac0808 Jump to first page50Jump to last page 6 yearsCannonball (6283): Yeah. That's why he is known as the youtube king; he always did crazy weights on youtube on offseason and then in comparison crappy weights on competitions - it was not a big shock when he got caught
insane bench vid OhhLoLo 20 6 yearsdavid12345676 (8566): so do i!
hey guys can you help me? ys1337 3 6 yearseknight (58109): Westside barbell. -3X
Powerlifting Markovich 26 6 yearsMarkovich (595): It's something I have had all my life, long before I started any sport or training, so I might have to see a physioterapust soon. but I will start doing more rotator cuff work and band pull a parts. If there is nothing I can do about it then I will see the doctor =)
Contrasting Benchpressing techniques?!? Stupot316 8 6 yearsIn4gainZ (454): Because Dave Tate said so. The anterior delt is less involved in the motion and it placed in a safer position than bodybuilding bbbpress, there are no pl or bb style, there are only the right way to bench whice is "pl style". How can you explain that athletes can hold more weight and not get injured while they are doing bb style with LESS weight and they fuck up their shoulder? Pl style is a whole body exercise,shoulder joints safe and...
mock powerlifting meet Rand 12 6 yearseknight (58109): @Rand this may help: -3X
This form? Zny93 19 6 yearseknight (58109): That's not just good form- it's amazing form. If you can cut your ROM in half, why wouldn't you?? -3X
Power lifting bench press In4gainZ 11 6 yearseventheodds1 (5644): @In4gainZ imagine if SS charged you for advice. It would be one rich community.
WTF... dat technique ilifthard 23 6 yearsDanB (37): This. hahaha!
Great watch for you guys Zyzzst 20 6 yearsSimplyHarvey (52): Impressive!
Powerlifting Meet AarronStenner 8 6 yearsAarronStenner (10990): After looking there isnt any clubs in south wales apart from training with the site owner of and thats in the capital which would be 20 minutes there let alone back in traffic. Never no something may occur next year and they create one. Still going to watch which im excited about!
Westside Barbell AarronStenner 11 7 yearsAarronStenner (10990): I do agree with @Dukenhiemer as my accessory lifts are mostly low rep. How ever strength is my goal for the time being.
Prison powerlifting cassious 3 7 yearsDukenhiemer (23938): Definitely enjoyed this! I might be a little biased though! ; )
Westside barbell routine BEASTIX 14 7 yearseknight (58109): @Dukenhiemer no prob!! -3X
Whens it appropriate to get a lifting belt? Diaz 23 7 yearsDukenhiemer (23938): Anytime! Broke a huge mental block this morning on squat! 405x4 WOOOO I have never done more than 405 for a single at a meet! Feels mighty good!
Belt or no belt this is the question! BEASTIX 4 7 yearsMassthetics (364): personally, the belt.
Strength routine BEASTIX 4 7 yearseknight (58109): Yes. Starting on page 7 of the following some templates are shown: -3X
FREAKISHLY STRONG BEAST!!!!!!! BEASTIX 6 7 yearskickinchicken (8713): Heck yeah! Just beast out on the big lifts and have fun with it. Just give yourself time to heal and eat a ton. lol.
Help me beat my deadlift cardinal 9 7 yearsBaiTu (3096): I just started doing good mornings so I'm sticking relatively light on the weight. But I read this in a recent article on t-nation by Jim Wendler --- When I first began doing good mornings, I used them as an assistance movement and kept them fairly light, working between 135-225 pounds. The results were outstanding. This is mostly due to my...
WOOOO MAX EFFORTS SRorhrbac0808 10 7 yearsNorIda (46957): Might as well make it an even 500lbs imo!
strength routines? Popeye25 22 7 yearsPopeye25 (1692): got this today similar to ss A OHP and deads followed by assistance work B squat and bench followed by assistance work the main lifts are 5x5 and it alternates A off B off A off B off
HEAVY WEIGHT LOW REPS Frantic 10 7 yearsAverageJoe (4510): I'd say, tell your friend to aim for 4x10 with lighter weight with a 2-1-2 tempo, full range of motion with no locking of the arms at the top of the motion, as Weider recommend it ;P . And yeah, diet is so important. could really help for that!
squatting with block under heels? bullet 4 7 yearsspyderboys (136): i personally do them because 1. im tall and my football coach in high school told me that its hard to get as low as possible with such long legs so it helps me personally squat lower, but my main reason is i dont have good flexibility in my Achilles tendons so it helps me squat and not be on my toes or getting off balance
Strong North Korean at the Olympics cardinal 6 7 yearsG3NGHIS (8532): He was doping to be able to lift that weight. You guys are so dumb sometimes I swear. Know the facts! Kim Jong-il allowed him to lift that. Om admitted it too. Olympic Committee can't test for metaphysical doping.
HELP HELP HELP SRorhrbac0808 12 7 yearsZyzzst (4486): this is awesome....definitely made me lol
Brian Shaw, strongest man in the world BaiTu 8 7 yearsAustralianOak (1504): Really good article, whether you are into strength shit or not it is impressive what guys like that can do. Good post!! -AA
Powerlifting Bench Press Form skullay Jump to first page40Jump to last page 7 yearsAKK (1998): I believe OHP has a better carry over than dips to bench, just my opinion. Also, ek has nothing to prove to any of you.
grease the groove DETERMINED1 15 7 yearsDETERMINED1 (2239): ?