Noticed my knees tend to come in on the ascent. Need to focus more on pushing the floor apart and just keeping tight (overall). May have been an inch or so above depth on the 425 lift.
Well done. Way to grind it out.
Good job! Be sure to mix in some box squats. If nothing else it will help to keep your knees happy (if you do them properly).
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Way to muscle that back up, Rob! Great work!
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Best Lifts: | Goals:
SQ167.5(368.5) | 180(396)
BE112.5(247.5) | 120(265)
DL205(451) | 220(484)
First off, great squat! You've made tremendous gains in a short period of time.
Now, I'm sorry but your training partners gloves negate the lift. We just can't have that. Although the cute blonde and the other chick eye-fucking the shit out of you during your training kinda almost cancel out your training partners gloves and his calling depth from straight behind you. Plus there was a black chick with a towel on her head doing Romanians with a trap bar, which is always a bonus(but she loses points for not using the straight bar).
That's all my critiques for now
Best Meet Lifts(Raw w/wraps):
@165- 435 SQ 270 BE 560 DL.....1255 total
@181- 535 SQ 300 BE 570 DL.....1400 total
Best Meet Lifts(Multi-ply):
@148- 575 SQ 315 BE 515 DL.....1400 total
@165- 680 SQ 380 BE 540 DL.....1555 total
@181- 700 SQ 375 BE 535 DL.....1605 total
Best Gym Lifts(Raw w/wraps)
545 SQ 305 BE 585 DL
Training partner? Just a guy I asked to call out depth. I train alone, Chris. I have a photo of three girls mirin when I was warming up with 315.
Congrats, bro. Really like the chicks staring in the background, too! And the ALN shirt.
Last edited by Beast; 04-24-2012 at 08:55 PM.
D 435 / S 340 / B 305
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Good stuff man Nice PR
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I didn't realize you were the size you were, for whatever reason I thought you were much much smaller. Good squatting Rob, and thats pretty sweet busting the chicks on camera, I love how she starts looking all around elsewhere when you turn around like she wasn't watching.
Last edited by Behemoth; 05-01-2012 at 11:57 AM.
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I think at the time I filmed this, I was 190 in gym clothes. I haven't done an official weigh-in in a while. When I first started posting (I think I have some photos from last summer), I was in the 170s. Perhaps I could take some photos of me now.
Good squatting for sure, like you said before focus on keeping your knees from bucking in and keep a big chest, just keep saying it in your head over and over. Great job on the PR!
5'8 195lbs(5/4/12) start weight 118lbs.
Bench 345 (raw) (6/4/12)
Squat 425 (raw) (6/5/12)
Deadlift 545 (raw) (3/31/12)