View Full Version : Chains
08-13-2003, 03:10 PM
Umm guys Ive been around the game for a while, but I have no idea what the purpose of the chains, when it comes to powerlifting. And I know what bands, do but if somebody mind explaining them too.
08-13-2003, 03:21 PM
I am by no means an expert but I believe they are used for like progressive resistance. Like as you lift more "links" come off the ground adding weight as you move through your ROM.
08-13-2003, 03:26 PM
I think they're pretty much the same as bands but not quite as versatile.
08-13-2003, 03:36 PM
Yeah, what they said. Sorta like bands in that they add isometric resistance, so the further away from the floor the resistance becomes progressively heavier.
08-13-2003, 05:33 PM
Ahh makes sense now. Hmm now i wanna add some chains. :)
08-24-2003, 10:17 PM
yea someone told me to do some chain work now i understand
08-24-2003, 10:22 PM
where can u find chains or get them
08-25-2003, 07:50 AM
Topper supply or elitefts.com sell them as sets.
who says you need them, and why?
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