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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    Senior Member 44pirate's Avatar
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    Meet write up. APA 2011 Halloween Classic

    Arcadia FL.
    Weigh in morning of. 241. Full power competing in the M2 242. I'm 54.
    Small turnout, less then 20 lifters. We all took turns spotting, had loaders. Everyone was more then willing to help eachother out.

    Squat 480 3 whites Competition PR 55lbs
    510 3 whites PR APA World and FL record.
    530 Had 3 whites but stepped back at lockout.
    Bench 405 3 Whites
    415 No go bad setup
    415 no go sawed it to lockout
    Dead 425 3 whites
    445 didnt get passed knees
    445 3 whites 25lb PR and FL state record

    Total 1360 APA World and FL state Total record

    Feel good about what I have acomplished. Still room for improvement.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    Congrats! Nice job coming back and nailing you pull for a record!
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    Congrats on the PR and records!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian C View Post
    Congrats! Nice job coming back and nailing you pull for a record!
    Thanks. I had some additional coaching on my technique, it felt like air. 500 is my goal for now.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian Hopper View Post
    Congrats on the PR and records!!!
    Thanks.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    nicely done. I hope Im still holding up at 54 like you are.
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    Congratulations!
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    Height: 5'5"
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    Thanks Scott and Al
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    On Powerlifting Watch rankings for Masters, my 510 ranks me 22 tied with 4 others. My Bench ranks me 23 tied with a M1. My deadlift is my weakness.
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    Awesome job. Sounds like everyone had the right attitude at that meet. Very cool indeed.


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    Congrats!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by vdizenzo View Post
    Awesome job. Sounds like everyone had the right attitude at that meet. Very cool indeed.
    Thanks. It is a good atmoshpere at this gym.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    Great job!! Where u raw or geared?
    Train Hardcore

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    Quote Originally Posted by muscle_g View Post
    Great job!! Where u raw or geared?
    Raw with inzer z knee wraps and belt.
    Last edited by 44pirate; 11-19-2011 at 06:56 AM.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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    Very good lifting! From another 'vintage' lifter (55)!
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    Quote Originally Posted by mastermonster View Post
    Very good lifting! From another 'vintage' lifter (55)!
    Thank you sir.
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    2ply Squat 550 10/17/09 Bench 470 10/17/09 DL 480 10/17/09
    Raw Squat 550 10/26/2013 Bench 425 5/14/11 DL 530 10/26/2013

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