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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    eek... it's lil' Fixation! fixationdarknes's Avatar
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    How do I warmup for heavy strength-training sets?

    I know my warmups aren't very good, so I wanna ask you guys how to properly warm up. I'm asking how to warm up on the Incline BB Bench Press, just as an example. My 1RM is 120, and I stick with heavy sets with reps ranging from 1-3. So, what would be the best way to warmup? How many sets and how many reps, and at what % of my 1RM.

    Btw, I'll also be doing a jump rope warmup before doing these CNS warmups.
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    Age: 20, Height: 5'7", Weight: 165, Deadlift: 405, 9.5" Squat: 230 x 10, Bench: 195 (3x5)

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    I try to visualize that my girlfriend is under the weight and I have to push the weight up to save her. Of course it doesn't work and I just laugh as I think about the weight slowly crushing her bones. Then I remember it's me under the weight and give 200% effort to push it back up.

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