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Time+Patience
05-19-2011, 10:09 PM
I am just 2 days away from the INBF Tri-State BBing competition this Saturday.

I am currently sitting right around 176 and that's the weight I need to be under to make the Middleweights.

I started dieting at the beginning of the year. I had anticipated on competing in an earlier contest but a lot of things have derailed me. I could be better than where I currently am at but oh well. This is what I will be presenting at the show Saturday.

I am looking to do a late carb-up (Friday into Saturday) so I am hoping that I "fill out" much more than what you can see here.

These pictures are from Monday.


http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2132.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2133.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2157.jpg

Time+Patience
05-19-2011, 10:16 PM
These pictures are from tonight. I am looking a bit flat compared to earlier in the week. I am hoping to notice a big dfifference by tomorrow night and Saturday morning. I will be posting pics up frequently over the next 2 days.


http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2173.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2177.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2169.jpg

Time+Patience
05-19-2011, 10:20 PM
Yes, it's a picture posting fest right now, but here is what I began with in late December and early January. I started @ a BW of 205 or around there. I definitely won't get back up to this BF% for the foreseeable future.

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/RSCN1893.jpg

3 weeks later....

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN1872.jpg

chevelle2291
05-20-2011, 12:51 AM
Look a bit watery in the latest shots, but I can see quad striations on your left leg in the ab/thigh,

I'm impressed Scott. Massive improvements over last year.

f=ma
05-20-2011, 05:50 AM
scott you look great man im pulling for you

Off Road
05-20-2011, 06:39 AM
Good luck T&P...we're pullin' for ya.

ThomasG
05-20-2011, 07:13 AM
Good luck Scot!! I'm wishing you the best.

Time+Patience
05-21-2011, 01:53 PM
Thanks fellas. I ended up not cutting it for the middleweights which was 176.25 and I came in @ just under 178.

There are 5 guys in my class, but I haven't had anyone in attendance to take stage pictures. Maybe tonight when family comes in I will have some pictures from the stage so you can see the others I am competing against. I have some pictures to upload.

So far I think I am happy with my condition, but the lack of pictures gives me minimal feedback. I peaked about an hour too late or it might have just been the fact that I was outside that I felt more vascular and full.

Time+Patience
05-21-2011, 01:54 PM
This morning....

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/RSCN2189.jpg

I am not as tight as I should be. I think I tightened up a bit by the time I hit the stage. I am hoping to look better for the finals tonight. I will try to get other pictures up tonight as well.

chevelle2291
05-21-2011, 04:29 PM
Legs look amazing as always Scott. good luck in the finals!

jAy_Dub
05-21-2011, 04:53 PM
You're shredded bro!

Big difference between your first set of pics and this newest one.

Good luck with everything man.

mchicia1
05-21-2011, 06:57 PM
Damn, looking RIPPED! Good luck.

chris mason
05-21-2011, 07:39 PM
Good condition. I hope you do well!

LuNa
05-22-2011, 05:47 AM
Cant wait to hear how it went!

Time+Patience
05-23-2011, 05:04 AM
Thanks guys.

I ended up placing 3rd in the Light-Heavies with a total of 5 guys up there. Not really sure if I thought the guy that won was who I expected. I am curious as to how the final scores turn out, as I'm not quite sure the everyone placed where I expected. I wouldn't have been surprised to place 4th if not 5th.

I really don't have any good shots from the contest, but I'll post a few and you can make what you will out of the quality of the stage pictures.



Good condition. I hope you do well!
Condition is one thing that wasn't as good as it could be. I was told by 1 judge afterwards that conditioing needs to be better and of course more size. Weighing in @ 178 as a LHW means I have a lot of growing to do.

We will see where I am @ in 1 year from now. I need to pack on a solid 7-8 pounds this time around and come in with better conditioning.

Well that's it, it's all over and now. I ate real loose on Sunday, but I'm back to the diet today and will try to follow my pre-contest diet as long as I can as I add in calories over the next few weeks.

Time+Patience
05-23-2011, 05:11 AM
The first 2 pictures were taken a bit after I was done with prejudging.

The last picture is from the evening show and the quality just isn't great. I am unsure of how I looded onstage, but from the few pics I have my waist looks much larger than I thought and I didn't look great under the lights there.

I was pretty happy with how I looked before stepping on stage, but I won't know how I looked until I see contest pictures or video. I don't know how long that will be either?


http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/RSCN2222.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/RSCN2221.jpg

http://i893.photobucket.com/albums/ac133/Strachan02/DSCN2213.jpg

Time+Patience
01-05-2012, 05:00 PM
I have been a HUGE slacker. I said I would get some footage from the contest up. So here it is, just about 7 months later.

The first clip is my evening posing routine. A little mix of Tom Petty's best work. I was real happy with my posing routine given the fact that I had to make it about 1 hour before the evening shows began.

When I talked to 1 judge afterwards he commented on how much he liked my routine. I thought it was good, and it looked even better compared to pretty much everyone else.

I'd definitely like to hone my posing skills and improve upon them even more as I enter into more contests.




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsFutjxl1LM&list=UUYOcCR3QuYhss24plryRxUQ&index=1&feature=plcp

Time+Patience
01-05-2012, 05:02 PM
This video was from the pre-judging. It was pretty intense. Everyone was sweating pretty hard. The contest that I did a year before had everyone on stage rather quickly, only one division was on for an extended period of time, but most groups were onstage for quite some time.



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8D9JSW5WLI&list=UUYOcCR3QuYhss24plryRxUQ&index=2&feature=plcp

chevelle2291
01-05-2012, 11:25 PM
quads look huge. Back looked really wide as well. Looke like the guy on the end right beat you in width, but you had a good amount of detail and width also.