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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    Appear to be branching out more and more, doing real fine.

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    Thanks Coke and HJP.

    Great sessions all round, Tom! Particularly liking the Squats and Dips.

    How's the Z-Press faring for you?
    Thanks GazzyG. I'm really enjoying them for a change.
    Last edited by tom183; 02-15-2012 at 06:56 AM.

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    15/02/12
    226.8 lbs

    Front Squat

    132x8
    176x5
    220x1
    243x3
    265x3
    287x2
    add medium reverse bands
    320x1
    353x1
    375x1

    Dips

    BWx5
    BWx5
    BW+35x2
    BW+103x8
    BW+103x7
    add slingshot
    BW+138x5
    BW+160x2
    remove slingshot
    BWx21

    Squat

    132x5
    265x14

    Incline Tate Press (~30 degrees)

    43x10
    43x9

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    Goals (kg) 272.5/165/305 HJP's Avatar
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    Good front squats bro!! Awesome strength!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by HJP View Post
    Good front squats bro!! Awesome strength!!
    This!
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    BE112.5(247.5) | 120(265)
    DL205(451) | 220(484)

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    Killer workout from beginning to end!

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    nice front squat and band work. You doing cross grip?

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    Massive front squats brother, massive!!
    Squat briefs only 625 @ 210
    Bench geared 525 @ 210
    Deadlift geared 650 @ 220

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    Building Mighty Mitts...

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    Thanks Coke, HJP, GazzyG and Nick.

    nice front squat and band work. You doing cross grip?
    Thanks Chevelle. Nah man, I use a clean grip.

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    18/02/12
    226.8 lbs

    Dumbell Bench Press

    55x8
    72x5
    94x2
    116x5
    116x5

    Bent Over Row

    138x8
    226x5
    254x2
    289x8
    289x8

    Incline Dumbell Bench Press (~30 degrees)

    97x9
    97x9

    Single Arm Row

    148x14 drop set to 97x14

    Plank

    BW+82 for 1 minute

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    Goals (kg) 272.5/165/305 HJP's Avatar
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    Rowing strength is impressive, really need to work on that myself lol puts me to shame
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    Training is ever solid Tom.

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    Thanks HJP and Coke.

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    227.0 lbs

    Bulgarian Split Squat (in 2 handle deadlift machine)

    61 per side x 16

    Leg Extension

    11 plates x 22

    Seated Leg Curl

    17 plates x 20

    Deadlift (same machine)

    55 per side x 5
    88 per side x 3
    121 per side x 3
    165 per side x 1
    204 per side x 2

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    Too bad we don't have that deadlift machine at our place, good workout.

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    Thanks Coke. It doesn't compare to a traditional deadlift but it's definitely the most comfortable way I've found to do bulgarian split squats.
    Last edited by tom183; 02-22-2012 at 06:06 AM.

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    226.9 lbs

    Chin-ups (rotating handles) superset with close neutral grip lat pulldown

    BWx10 then 13 plates x 11
    BWx9 then 13 plates x 11

    Smith Machine Zydrunas Press

    22 per side x 8
    39 per side x 5
    50 per side x 14
    50 per side x 14

    Swiss Ball Crunch

    BW+33x25
    BW+33x25
    Last edited by tom183; 02-22-2012 at 04:44 PM.

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    Good sessions, Tom! Very impressed with the rowing strength.
    Add me on Facebook: Gaz Pengelly

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    BE112.5(247.5) | 120(265)
    DL205(451) | 220(484)

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    Like those z-presses, been really hanging tough with 'em.

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    WTF with those huge rows......putting many to shame there man!!
    Squat briefs only 625 @ 210
    Bench geared 525 @ 210
    Deadlift geared 650 @ 220

    Captains of Crush #3

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    Goals (kg) 272.5/165/305 HJP's Avatar
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    Ab work is strong man!
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    Thanks GazzyG, Coke, Nick and HJP.

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    24/02/12
    227.1 lbs

    Squat

    132x8
    198x5
    243x3
    287x1
    add briefs
    331x2
    364x1
    397x1
    423x1
    add medium reverse bands
    445x1
    474x1
    add light reverse bands
    500x1 (poor depth)
    500x1 (better depth)

    Dips

    BWx5
    BWx5
    BW+34x5
    BW+68x5
    add slingshot
    BW+103x5
    BW+138x5
    BW+160x5 (video below)

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    Video

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    Great job mate, looking more defined.

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