View Full Version : 308 Squat.

Clifford Gillmore
07-17-2006, 07:43 AM
I came very close to nailing it today, I know alot of you are going 'why not 315??', 308 is 3 wheels per side in the lovely Kg form. Next week I will EASILY hit it, as well as a 550+ Rack pull(On DE day).

That will be an 70lbs gain in my Squat in less than 2 1/2 months, but where do I go after I stop to gain? I'm attributing alot of the gain down to form work, so now I need to work on more raw strength and speed. Advice?

07-17-2006, 08:06 AM
When you stop gaining, start looking for your weaknesses and correct them.

07-17-2006, 08:59 AM
Just keep taking the gains and look for change once you plateau

07-17-2006, 09:47 PM
Wow, nice job!

Like Anthony said, work on your weaknesses.

You can have an aneurism thinking through the myriad of possible periodization cycles, templates, and systems, but generally it's all a matter of building your base, pushing the envelope, deloading, and then testing or repeating the cycle. You gotta switch things up a bit from time to time, but, IMHO, that's the key.

07-19-2006, 09:18 AM
550 rack pull is badass, i couldnt even hold onto that. Congratulations

07-22-2006, 08:47 AM
Good job risk its nice to get 3plates, just keep working from there!