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The Five Biggest Contradictions in Fitness

Its 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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    That;s an eeepic deadlift day bud. Surprised you're not walking around looking at the sky, haha!
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    Quote Originally Posted by GazzyG View Post
    That;s an eeepic deadlift day bud. Surprised you're not walking around looking at the sky, haha!
    Cheers mate, doing less days in the gym so every rep counts.
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    Should pack some muscle on the back pulling like that!!
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    Man, that is great progress on the deadlift!

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    Stellar day with the deads K.

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    Nice pulling Kiff, especially on that 20 rep set!!! I'm sure you'll be feeling it later.
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    crazy deadlift work kiff...i couldnt even imagine trying to lock something out after that many reps and attempts!!!!
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    Big day with the deads Kiff!

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    That's probably the most insane deadlift session I've seen!! Awesome stuff
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    Thanks guys!!!

    Hayden it was good but NickAus has crazier ones!

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    You love the DOMS!
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    Nice 20 reppers on the deadlifts...you crazy man.
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    How did your grip feel on the 20 reps?, and after for that matter. I'd think hands and forearms would be puffed up like water balloons after holding onto any decent weight like that for that long.
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    No grand slam in the six nations! Unlucky man!
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    Quote Originally Posted by HJP View Post
    No grand slam in the six nations! Unlucky man!
    10 starting members under 24 not bad to win tbh team with a LOT OF PROMISE 2015 rugby world cup is in England!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bruteman View Post
    How did your grip feel on the 20 reps?, and after for that matter. I'd think hands and forearms would be puffed up like water balloons after holding onto any decent weight like that for that long.
    It was painful man had to just use my finger tips for the last 3 reps my hands started to bleed, chalk dries it up pretty sweet tho!
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    Don't rule out 2011 yet, still looking like a good squad, losses make you stronger
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    Quote Originally Posted by HJP View Post
    Don't rule out 2011 yet, still looking like a good squad, losses make you stronger
    We are the running, if anyone knows how to win a world cup it is Johnson but you guys look good, yet you always do lol ;-)
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    Exactly man, even though we look miles ahead of the pack it's a world cup so I'm nervous as haha.
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    Totally wiped out with flu can't leave my bed needless to say gonna be missing a few sessions.

    I will endeavour in my waking moments to keep up with your journals but please excuse me if I miss a few posts. Happy lifting folks!
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    Oh man, that sucks. Rest up and take care of yourself Kiff. The iron will wait for you.
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    That sucks Kiff, get some rest!!!
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    Get well soon mate

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