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05-27-2004, 02:00 PM
Depends on your metabolism and activity level. I'm sure some people can bulk on 15 x bodyweight, while others might need 30.
05-27-2004, 07:12 PM
12*bw for cut, 15*bw for maintenance, 18*bw for bulking.
that is a generally accepted standard that many people use.
Those numbers will never work for someone with a fast metabolism. Formulas are completely overrated. Count how many calories you're currently eating. If you're not gaining weight, eat more...pretty simple.
05-28-2004, 04:36 AM
Well said Vido.
Just determine the calories you personally require with your body composition, metabolism and daily activity by experimentation.
05-28-2004, 10:06 PM
what they said, i was just giving you advice on somewhere to start. like i said, generally accepted, not completely accurate.
05-29-2004, 11:16 AM
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