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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    Thigh High Pickup

    Anyone here do thigh high pickups?

    I did them today for the first time and got 765 up (8 plates a side) without too much difficulty.

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    no, ive read that anything that high is pretty useless.
    Last edited by slashkills; 02-14-2009 at 06:34 PM.

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    I haven't done them in a very long time - could be a good way to overload your CNS though and handle some heavy loads. I would try to do them from just above your knee so that there is a bit more range of motion and carryover.
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    what the hell is a thigh high pickup. Sorry never heard of them thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by powerpeppiness View Post
    what the hell is a thigh high pickup. Sorry never heard of them thanks
    I'm sure is Pulls as in DL
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    I remember Stump used to do these and he'd pull like 1000, LOL
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    Probably good for grip work.

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