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I’m chasing a power cage or even squat rack preferably commercial quality but also don’t have a huge budget. And Olympic bars. I think I may be dreaming on the commercial quality but yeah, something not completely garbage..
To be honest $500-700 is the budget
Haven’t lifted in...
Been a while but have been knocking up some more new gear!
Thought you boys might like
Thick Grip V cable attachments with 48mm diameter handles.
And thick grip EZ bars with Olympic rotating sleeves 1.5". 2.5" and 3" ... just because
And here is a drop test on a...
Armortec v2 Mens 7ft Olympic - Power Bar
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I am currently trying to get my squat up, but my low weights reflect how weak I am when trying Olympic squat style.
I tried some powerlifting squats a few days ago, and hate the feeling when compared to Olympic style, although I struggle to get to parallel with Olympic style.
For all of YOU still CHARGED from the CROSSFIT GAMES this year!!
It's time for you to start getting ready for NEXT YEAR.
Lucky enough we have some BAR & BUMPER PACKAGES on sale !!
1 x 7ft Olympic Barbell 20kg Brass Bushing - rated at 700lbs
1 x Pair of Spring Collars
Hello to all you lifters :
Just had a sale released company wide on our most popular Klokov Barbells
Klokov Mens 20kg Bar : was $1099.95 NOW $899.00
Klokov Sport 20kg Bar : was $999.95 NOW $599.00...
I have attended a few major sporting events: world cup cricket final, Olympic games track and field, cathy freeman gold night; many AFL grand finals; all of the major horse races in oz; a few NRL matches, major league US baseball, NFL in new York.
what do what I want to attend in future? a...
I find this subject interesting, especially in light of the reality that so many of us may have limb strength imbalances due to a variety of reasons.
I also believe that they have great relevance for many sports, perhaps not so much weightlifting or Olympic lifting.
Like to see goosey get...
Does anyone have a decent video guide to the two olympic lifts?
I'm thinking of adding them into my accessory days to help out with flexibility/mobility plus adding speed and balance into the mix.
Something with Lidia Valentin would be preferred, but, well, anything is OK, as long as they...
It's been announced the Cheerleading and Surfing will be added to the Olympics. Boring...
Also Muay Thai..not bad.
What sport would you like to see added?
For me I'd like to see the Midget Toss or Tug o War.
I have a couple of speciality bars (axle and logs) that just don't fit Olympic size lockjaw, OSO or spring collars. I am after some speciality collars that fit bar diameters of 48mm to 49mm. I have tried screw collars but I just don't seem to be able to do them up tight enough to stop the...
Who is looking forward to Rio Olympics, and what events?
I am an athletics fanatic, mainly running and jumps, but also enjoy freestyle swimming, track cycling and rowing.
Bolt v Gatlin in 100m should be one of highlights.
I'm looking to buy some olympic sized weight plates from gymdirect and I've noticed the variety of different sizes (25kg, 20kg).
Was curious on what weight configuration do you guys recommend to get? Buy 2x25kg 2x20kg 2x15kg 2x10kg 2x2.5kg 2x1.25kg?
Or any other configs you guys...
I'm currently selling my full Force USA Power Rack setup, which I've only used a handful of times. (!)
1 x Force USA VersaRack XL - Folding Power Rack with all attachments (RRP $1,695.00)
1 x Force USA VersaBench XL - Folding FID Bench (RRP $449.00)
1 x Olympic Quick Lock Collars - Pair...