The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness
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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Itís no secret that when people contradict themselves, it has the effect of making the flaws in their actions or statements seem glaringly obvious. But what about when WE ourselves get caught contradicting ourselves by someone else?

By: Nick Tumminello Added: January 6th, 2014
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    yeah, Starr loves them... you'll have to try and...

    yeah, Starr loves them... you'll have to try and see

    basically you do them with the same mechanics as a hang power clean, but with a ton of weight. Starr wrote an excellent article on them in...
  2. try pulling them to the sturnum a la Vince...

    try pulling them to the sturnum a la Vince Gironda, so it looks like you're rowing yourself at the top

    when you can do a few reps like that, you will look pretty good
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    your bench is getting decent for your size,...

    your bench is getting decent for your size, probably a 240 max? bench responds *big time* to weight gain too, if you ever decide to do that

    tricep extension is good too.. dont think I ever got...
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    sorry i havent posted much...workouts are going...

    sorry i havent posted much...workouts are going well... dieting is another matter, i get so depressed with it- i do everything right and getting leaner is such a slow process for mer. funny, i get a...
  5. Thread: HEY, why not.

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    thats some good progress, are you natural?

    thats some good progress, are you natural?
  6. chinups seem better for muscle growth Dave...

    chinups seem better for muscle growth

    Dave Shaw, an 800+ DL'er, reccomended to me to work in various grips and widths for a couple sets into the back routine to hit everything thoroughly, along...
  7. Thread: Muscle Theory

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    nice post Chris in my experience, when the...

    nice post Chris

    in my experience, when the strength gains become really hard (like 2-3 reps a month, if you're lucky) is when the most growth occurs.
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    sitting in the jaquzi(sp) after workout can help...

    sitting in the jaquzi(sp) after workout can help reduce soreness... or maybe a long bath... more vitamin c...
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    is he legal? :D

    is he legal? :D
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    assuming one is eating right, over 6 months, what...

    assuming one is eating right, over 6 months, what do you think would result in bigger muscles: being able to perform many BW reps in 20 minutes, or working upto bodyweight + 100lbs for 5 reps?
    ...
  11. Thread: This guys weight?

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    great physique, tho that first pic looks a tad...

    great physique, tho that first pic looks a tad 'omo ;)
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    good luck @ the meet

    good luck @ the meet
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    ever try the "stand up" sunbed things? they are...

    ever try the "stand up" sunbed things? they are pretty cool
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    I made my best bench gains training it twice a...

    I made my best bench gains training it twice a week, Monday and Thursday.

    Some assistance work, dumbell inclines, heavy military presses, dips and some form of heavy triceps exercise, I like...
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    Back and Biceps yesterday: Bent Rows ---...

    Back and Biceps yesterday:

    Bent Rows --- worked into 295 for 3 sets of 5 (6-7 sets altogether coz i need a lot of warmups on these). i am gonna go for 315x5 in a few weeks, current best is 305
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    the waiter probably made sure to drop your bun on...

    the waiter probably made sure to drop your bun on the floor, then spit in it.

    but hey, it didn't have butter :D :D :D
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    I have had success doing 1 set in 4-6 range then...

    I have had success doing 1 set in 4-6 range then 1 in 8-10 range, instead of 2 sets of 5-6. Example would be 315x5 on bench, then 275x11, or whatever.
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    i use straps on starr (power) shrugs, when i did...

    i use straps on starr (power) shrugs, when i did them. it is hard to told onto 6 plates a side ;)
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    thanks dude! back and biceps tomorrow

    thanks dude!

    back and biceps tomorrow
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    tw@tface is a perennial favourite of mine

    tw@tface is a perennial favourite of mine
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