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  1. S

    Training to failure

  2. M

    How does this program look?

    I'm gonna move from my bro split of chest/arms/legs/back to what I think is the smarter split of push/pull/legs. This is what I've come up with lemme know where to change. PUSH 1: dumbbell press 4x8 2: incline bench 3x8 3: flies 4x8 4a: shoulder press 4x8 4b: lateral raises 4x6 5: tricep rope...
  3. B

    Training app for new lifter

    I've just gotten back into the gym after a long time off, been doing Starting Strength for a few months and doing OK with it... About to go to a split program (probably push/pull/legs) and looking for a tracking app. Have been using the Starting Strength app and it's actually really good, it...
  4. Stiff 2G

    Wrt Lifting what would you do if you were 18 again?

    Go!
  5. gmmm1985

    Novice comps in brisbane

    Hi gents for those whom live around Brisbane I wanna try a novice push pull to test the waters. Do any of you know any that are coming up in the next 6 month?
  6. D

    How fast to load up after recovering from injury? Deadlifts

    I did deadlift for first time last night after 2 months without. Actually, technically it was a rack pull from knee height. I did 3 sets of 5 reps... only went light at 40kg. How fast do you recommend i load up? I was at 1x5 @110kg when i injured my lower back.... I am also trying to...
  7. B

    Fusion+artificial disc

    Getting a fusion on the bottom an double adr at 4/5 lumbar vertebrae in a few weeks. Anyone had it done? Enlighten me with stories of recovery etc
  8. Sticky

    The GPC Triple Crown!

    It’s time to be paid for being strong! The Triple Crown is an incentive we just announced at the 2018 AGM. At GPC Australia, we have put up at $10,000 prize pool to incentivize and reward our biggest lifters. It’s a simple concept, but not simple to win. To win the triple crown reward...
  9. S

    Sumo and super Bench arches.

    Are lifters with tiny roms stronger ?does it hurt the sport from a mainstream perspective to see the manipulation of powerlifting rules?Now dont get me wrong im not trying to come across as disrespectful to peeps who train hard and put up huge numbers but to my way of thinking a big conventional...
  10. G

    Power rack comparison

    I have been reading some of the reviews with interest as I am trying to work out what I need to get for a garage gym. I currently have a powertec leverage system which I will be selling. What I have at the moment is Force USA Ranger barbell Olympic dumbbells 300kg of Olympic weights force...
  11. A

    Calisthenics heavyweight! – russian monster kowtyn igor has built an insane body with

    CALISTHENICS HEAVYWEIGHT! – RUSSIAN MONSTER KOWTYN IGOR HAS BUILT AN INSANE BODY WITHOUT USING CONVENTIONAL BODYBUILDING! If you think calisthenics won’t give you the body you dream of, you just haven’t done as many pull ups as Kowtyn Igor. Check out his impressive workout compilation!
  12. C

    Power Rack For Low Ceiling Garage

    Hi guys, I'm looking to build a basic home gym, and was wondering if anyone knows where I can get a power rack (preferably with a pull up bar) that is about 1.8m-1.9m. My garage ceiling has a height restriction of about 2m Thanks.
  13. A

    90 year old man in sandals does 24 pull-ups on his birthday

    When was the last time you did pull-ups for fun, let alone on your birthday? Well, 90-year-old Vern from Florida recently put us all to shame when his son recorded him doing pull-ups on his birthday. According to his son, the two regularly go to the gym together to work out despite Vern's old...
  14. T

    Home Crossfit Exercises?

    Does anyone know any good home crossfit exercises? Just looking to shred a bit of fat and keep it flexible on the go. Thanks in advance!
  15. F

    Misdirected energy

    We've all seen some crazy weights been lifted by some very strong Olympic weightlifters; I'm referring to squatting here. You see a middleweight (75kg) weightlifter back squatting something like 290kg the way he just squatted 150 or 200kg. Great so where is this post heading? The point here...
  16. Sandin Face

    A horrible ripping sound

    The day before yesterday, I went to do some pull-ups - the kind where you grab the bar from behind, palms facing you - and as I started, there was this horrible ripping noise* from inside of the elbow of my right arm. It definitely sounded (and felt - although the pain wasn't much) as though...
  17. A

    Movement Hierarchies

    1. Squat Box squat, air squat, dumbbell squat, back squat, front squat, overhead squat 2. Single-leg Squat Lunge, box step-up, reverse lunge, hanging-leg pistol from box, elevated-leg pistol from box, pistol 3. Jump and Land Jumping mechanics, (broad jump), box jump...
  18. Goosey

    Pull downs

    Possibly the best ever, you got to lean forward and the angle of pull means no escape it doesn't need much weight to stimulate the back
  19. Shrek

    High school junior completes 7,000 pull-ups to shatter world records

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/education/wp/2016/05/17/no-sweat-high-school-junior-completes-7000-pull-ups-to-shatter-world-records/
  20. steveP

    The Deadlift is not a Pull with Richard The Ant Hawthorne

    Some good tips by someone with an incredible body weight to weight lifted ratio. Got deadlifts tonight, so will see if the advice helps.
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