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. #1
    Wannabebig New Member
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    Jan 2010

    Front squat with a mended collarbone

    I broke my clavicle way back and until now it hasn't presented any problems. But having recently tried to incorporate front squats, i've noticed that the extra size from the healed break is kind of getting in the way. The right side is okay either cross armed or regular grip, but it's really digging into the left collarbone which was broken.

    Should there be plenty of clearance between bar and bone or am I pretty much out of luck? Anyone experienced this before? At lighter weights it's fine, but once the weight climbs it becomes very hard to handle.

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    Senior Member tom183's Avatar
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    What about wearing an extra shirt or using a towel to provide more padding?

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