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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    Great to see him get it in!

    Great to see him get it in!
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    Thanks guys!

    Thanks guys!
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    CPF Amateur Provincials Write-up

    Ok guys, so here's a little rundown of what happened, and some fuzzy thoughts about the day. I lifted in the Junior 140kg (308lbs) class at a bodyweight of 127.7kg (281.5lbs). Had it not been the end...
  4. My coach said the same thing once... i...

    My coach said the same thing once... i immediately went out and bought my own squat suit... no more using his hand-me-downs after that :P

    EDIT:

    My coach saw this post yesterday. When I got to...
  5. Haha, nah they still do. Its just more of a "You...

    Haha, nah they still do. Its just more of a "You put on all sorts of tight, thick clothing that cuts your skin, put yourself under weights that can crush you, and you DON'T do it to get off?...
  6. For any major re-builds, our guys send to Ginny....

    For any major re-builds, our guys send to Ginny. For small things (taking in sleeves/sides of briefs, etc) we have a local tailor that specializes in gear for the BDSM market. They do a damn good job...
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    Ive gone from 295-274 in 24hrs before......

    Ive gone from 295-274 in 24hrs before... definitely not doing that again. Brought by bodyweight down to 276 now, so I can go 275 or 308 without too much effort
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    Yeah, I've gone out cold twice, with a bunch of...

    Yeah, I've gone out cold twice, with a bunch of other times where I was just dizzy and didn't know where I was or what was going on. I may get it checked out (I'm already paying out the ass for...
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    Passing Out During the Squat?

    To anyone that can help,

    For the last year or so, whenever I work up to a max or near max squat I get dizzy beyond belief. I've passed out cold a few times (the first time I hit 775 in the gym,...
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    Great job Ryan! 2300 at the Pro/Am will be cake! ...

    Great job Ryan! 2300 at the Pro/Am will be cake!

    off topic, but do you know if anyone from your crew got video of Al's squat?
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    Feb 3 ME Squat Felt good to be back squatting...

    Feb 3
    ME Squat

    Felt good to be back squatting in gear. Wanted to put near max on my back this week to test it out, and the bands allowed me to do so while not stressing the back in the bottom....
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    Feb 1 Deadlift Conventional with Belt Worked...

    Feb 1
    Deadlift

    Conventional with Belt
    Worked up to 2 singles at 495. My back started seizing up and I decided to call it on the main lift there, so I could get my accessories done. Since the car...
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    Not sure if I'll be able to get to the University...

    Not sure if I'll be able to get to the University gym, since they may be closing early with the pending snowstorm hitting most of the continent today. Haven't been on any of the 24hr US news networks...
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    Jan 21 ME Bench Clint gave me his old SDP...

    Jan 21
    ME Bench
    Clint gave me his old SDP today, since he picked up a gently used one from a lifter with an Inzer deal who had probably half a dozen or so of them kicking around. Hadn't intended on...
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    Check your inbox

    Check your inbox
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    Jan 29 DE Bench Warmed up with Pin Press...

    Jan 29
    DE Bench

    Warmed up with Pin Press 405x3 x2 from Pin 10. Bar moved about 6 inches from pin 10

    Bench (all sets of 3)
    Changed Grip every set or two
    135
    185
    185
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    Couldn't train Thursday. Members of the crew were...

    Couldn't train Thursday. Members of the crew were either injured, prepping for a meet this weekend, or had other obligations, so I moved my Squat session to Friday and did Dynamic Bench on Saturday
    ...
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    Nah bro. Wanted to, but just not in the budget...

    Nah bro. Wanted to, but just not in the budget right now. Rumor has it there's an amateur CPF meet in Toronto in March, so if so, I'll be doing that one. Considered doing the 100% raw meet in a...
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    I know its already been said ad nausium,but "Holy...

    I know its already been said ad nausium,but "Holy High Reps, Batman!"
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    Tues Jan 26 Deadlift/DE Squat Conventional DL...

    Tues Jan 26
    Deadlift/DE Squat

    Conventional DL No Belt
    Worked up to a miss at 495
    Back still isn't 100% yet after the crash

    DE Squat
    6x2 @ 315
    2x2 @ 365
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