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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  1. Thread: Uneven pressing

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    Uneven pressing

    I have been having problems with my right arm coming up stronger than my left arm in the bench press. It only seems to happen when I am pushing maximal weights. I find myself twisting my torso...
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    This dude is a ****ing monster

    This dude is a ****ing monster
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    ****ty deadlift lockout (video)

    Anyone have any ideas for what I can do to improve my lockout here? I always seem to have a lot of trouble with the last inch or two

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  4. Thread: Energy Legs!

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    Your conv DL stance looks awful wide... I bet if...

    Your conv DL stance looks awful wide... I bet if you brought your legs in inside the smooth and placed your hands on the end of the center knurling you would make a big pr... you also wouldnt have to...
  5. Thread: JM presses

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    Thanks Vince

    Thanks Vince
  6. Thread: JM presses

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    Do you mean when at the start when I go down or...

    Do you mean when at the start when I go down or after I tuck the weight back? I am not sure how you could move big weights on this without the elbow dropping to some extent. I saw some vids with Dave...
  7. Thread: JM presses

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  8. Thread: JM presses

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    What kind of weights were you able to handle...

    What kind of weights were you able to handle doing them like that?
  9. Thread: JM presses

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    Does it look like I am doing them right in my...

    Does it look like I am doing them right in my video? I know the angle is ****ty, but still wondering...
  10. Thread: JM presses

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    JM presses

    What's the deal with these? I watched JM's original video, and there it looks like a skullcrusher. However, if I watch videos of people using them as a ME or heavy exercise, it's a bench press with a...
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    400lb rows! Badass!

    400lb rows! Badass!
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    I am still confused about JM presses. In the...

    I am still confused about JM presses. In the video it seems like there is a lot of shoulder rotation, while in JM's video there isn't any shoulder rotation. In the vid he seems to lower the bar to...
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    How do you set up the mini bands to hold the...

    How do you set up the mini bands to hold the boards? The bands are pretty damn long.

    Edit: All I have to do is double them?
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    board presses without 2nd spotter?

    I need a good setup for doing board presses without the second spotter. Outside of real powerlifting gyms, the guy holding the board cannot be trusted not to do something stupid and ruin the set....
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    How is the elbow **** coming along?

    How is the elbow **** coming along?
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    They had the highest bench press in the world for...

    They had the highest bench press in the world for a while and of course they used a shirt for that. They also train raw, however.
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    He's just another 50 year old know-it-all who...

    He's just another 50 year old know-it-all who never made it himself. And tell the benchers at Metal Militia that the decline isn't an assistance exercise because they hold numerous world records in...
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    Mark Rippetoe is full of ****. How is this any...

    Mark Rippetoe is full of ****. How is this any different from board presses or partial reps?

    What about the elite metal militia benchers who have everyone they train do decline presses?
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    What? The guy posted it himself. He has been...

    What? The guy posted it himself. He has been around that forum for years and he has pictures of himself and **** all over the net. He even has a picture of a 600+ squat.

    EDIT: Here is a picture of...
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    Actually he recommended that people could try his...

    Actually he recommended that people could try his routine, but just cut down on the volume. If it's so "retarted" why is he bigger and stronger than most of the people here, even when you include the...
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