View Poll Results: In which are you the least consistent?

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  • Training

    2 3.57%
  • Eating

    27 48.21%
  • Rest

    16 28.57%
  • I have to pick one? (combination)

    5 8.93%
  • I am a dedicated mofo!

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Thread: Where are you the least consistent?

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    permanently bulking Titanium_Jim's Avatar
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    Where are you the least consistent?

    For me, I have never been even remotely close to consistent in the sleeping department. For the last six years, I have not slept more than 6 hours a night for an entire week. My average is between 2 and 4 hours during the workweek, and anywhere from 3 to 11 hours on weekends. It is horrible, but I have not been able to fix it.

    So what about you?
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    ANVIL POWER Detard's Avatar
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    Eating. I dont really like eating so I kinda have to force myself to get up and eat/make food.
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    Superman sharkall2003's Avatar
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    Sleeping. Sometimes when work, bill paying, grocery shopping, fixing the car and lifting are there I might get four hours a night.
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    OHP: 190

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    Senior Member TopCat's Avatar
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    Eating. Mainly because I dont feel the direct benefits like I do from lifting or sleeping and its way to easy to just put off.

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    Back in business WBBIRL's Avatar
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    The Fridge

    If I actually kept my diet the way it should be, I'd look much different then I do today. Sleeping is a close second.

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    I Piss Excellence DeHartD's Avatar
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    Akron, OH
    definitely rest for me. some nights i only get 6 or 7 hours unfortunately. then there are other nights when i can get 10 hours. so i'm totally inconsistent there.

    *on the shelf*

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    Eating is definitely my weakness, I always start off strong but then find myself eating things I shouldn't be.

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    Team Chesticles! Unholy's Avatar
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    Lately I've been getting 8-9 hours of sleep, never miss a gym session and diet has been spot on. I guess call me a dedicated mofo.
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    mine is deffinatly rest......with 2 little boys with tons of energy i never seem to get to bed on time. 5-6 broken hours per night is pretty typical for me.

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    The Big Sac
    I go in streaks. When I'm consistent, everything is in order. If one goes out of whack, they all follow shortly after.
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    ^ exactly the same as me... however my sleeping is never that great. But when my diet faulters, my training does too, and vice versa.
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    Is cutting down to 9% Jordanbcool's Avatar
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    Diet is always a pain in the butt. As I think it is for most people. I don't have any problem dieting at all. Its just hard to do it for a couple months when food is so tied into or culture. Plus, I'm a fat ass at heart so occasionally I slip up.

    Sleep is easy IMO. Just get enough. I love training so thats easy too.
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    Eating. I can do it consistently for short periods of time, but I get so sick of it I end up quitting. Training is fine, I like that part. Right now money is a significant factor in terms of my diet. I wouldn't have to eat so many god dammed peanuts if I could buy a big assed steak.
    Sleep is consistent, but not great (~7 hours a night, more on weekends).

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    Senior Member Phenom's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Detard View Post
    Eating. I dont really like eating so I kinda have to force myself to get up and eat/make food.

    I have cheat days where I cut my average daily calories in half and just relax. I love not stressing about trying to eat all day.
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    I Piss Excellence DeHartD's Avatar
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    Akron, OH
    i love eating more than anything, if i wasn't lifting i'd be a fat slob, and eventually end up on an MSNBC special: I'm eating 40,000 calories a day

    *on the shelf*

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    TJW Keith's Avatar
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    Pickering, Ontario
    Eating. Start off slow and nearing the end of the night I could eat anything and never get full especially after I train. I love training and sleeping so those are never a problem for me.
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    Beefcake razorcut's Avatar
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    The food. No question.
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    WBBs motivational Speaker Rock's Avatar
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    Between a girls ties!
    I always make sure I get 8hours of sleep and a big meal before I sleep, lots of protein and a little carbs.

    But I am a bit crappy at eating when I am doing something, like hanging out with my friends.
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    Ex-Manwhore KingWilder's Avatar
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    Raleigh, NC
    getting enough sleep is never a problem

    sometimes my training can be off (like now for example, I'm trying to make myself go to the gym) and other times I eat things I know I shouldn' it's a combination
    5'10", 170lbs, 10% bf

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    Bodybuilding Mythbuster
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    Yeongsan. South Korea
    Eating. As I get older I find I can't tolerate more things and I can't eat at all two hours before bedtime or only a very small amount.

    I'm pretty consistant with my sleep (going to and getting up from bed) but I don't get a lot of it because of my upstairs neighbors, although they have been a lot more quiet recently...I guess learning how to cuss in Korean is finally paying off.:evillaugh

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    Senior Member Invain's Avatar
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    Sleeping, but damn, apparently not as bad as you. 2 - 4 hours?? I thought I was doing bad with only 6.
    Best lifts: 615/475/660, Raw w/ Wraps

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    Eating. I'd eat alot more if i had the cash! Also, if and when i start working, i don't think i'd be able to fit in the meals i'd like with about two breaks throughout the day.

    Age: 21
    BW: 12st/1168lbs
    Height: 5'9"
    Big hiatus, deciding on new goals...

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    Senior Member CiteCollegiale's Avatar
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    I voted training. My mom cooks and I'm not as strong as I should be.

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    T.J.W. nhlfan's Avatar
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    sleeping, for sure. I'm an idiot that can't fall asleep unless I'm satisfied with my day.

    I have no problem whatsoever bulking, but it's a mental struggle to cut. That comes a close second.
    gym lifts: squat: 341lbs, deadlift: 374lbs, bench: 275lbs
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    General of Froot Soldiers TwiloMike's Avatar
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    Rest. My sleep habits are teh suck.
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