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  1. S

    85-90% load training deadlift

    As a non natural lifter how often should i be lifting an 85-90% load deadlift to increase my strength. I havent been able to make any strength gains on deadlift. Been stuck at 185 for 3 weeks training 3x3 185kg deadlifts wednesday and sundays. I am thinking i over estimated the speed at which my...
  2. A

    Best wheels under £500?

    Can anyone recommend a good set of wheels for under £500? And also my bike has a Sora ,9 speed so do I have to get a particular wheel or is it universal? Thanks all
  3. A

    Local gets set to take on the insurmountable Mt Midoriyama

    Local gets set to take on the insurmountable Mt MidoriyamaTHE OBSTACLE course as part of the new hit television show, Australia Ninja Warrior won’t be too much of a challenge for local resident, Emma O’Keeffe when she takes on the course, after having been selected as a contestant out of 80,000...
  4. S

    Are MMA Fighters the Fittest Athletes?

    I'm using Fitness in the academic way. I remember when Fitness was defined as; Strength, Stamina and Flexibility. Then they added Speed and Co-ordination making five elements of Fitness. Old kunce in their 50-60's like Shrek, Woody, Goo, Spart, Dark etc can prolly remember when Fitness was just...
  5. WoodyAllen

    Olympic lifts: beginner's guide

    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...
  6. V

    Training For 2.4km

    Hi everyone Hoping for some advice on 2.4km time trial for police entry test. In Feb I started training x 5 days at the gym, combination of strength work and conditioning and fat loss (I was 30kg heavier then) . In July I started running the 2.4 distance as a warm up prior to training. I would...
  7. T

    Are mass gainers better than whey protein for building muscle?

    I have been using whey protein for nearly 7 months now,I have put on some mass but I am still far from where I want to be. Will mass gainers speed up the process Can you use mass gainers and gain just lean mass while minimizing fat? I have read some articles which tell the benefits of mass...
  8. A

    SCIENCE & HEALTH Champion Rope Skippers' Speed And Stamina

    Want to make it in the double dutch big leagues? Better not skip leg day. Or arm day. Or anything day. Because everything about this sport looks immensely difficult. There’s something deeply unnerving about watching someone’s lower body move at an inhuman speed with metronomic regularity while...
  9. jzpowahz

    Push band. (Measures bar speed)

    This is state of the art technology to be used for strength and conditioning. Accurately measure bar speed, force, power and many other things to really take your training to the next level. Checkout http://www.trainwithpush.com for more info. I've used this about 10 times and it worked great...
  10. A

    6 week running improvement feedback?

    Hi all, Sice i've gone from been told that the next police intake was in July to finding out today the assessment centre is in 6 weeks, i'm in need to quickly get some gains on my running and general endurance. Yes I realise that I should have been focussing on this ages ago, but i'm an idiot...
  11. A

    The important fitness trick you are not doing

    Scientists have known for years that by including short, higher-effort intervals (e.g., running faster for 30 seconds every three to five minutes) followed by recovery (i.e., going back to your normal speed), you’ll improve key physical-fitness levels. Only recently, however, have they found...
  12. D

    What is your favorite steroid and why?

    I would like to know what your favorite steroid is.* I have been giving it some thought over the past couple of days, and with all the choices it seems hard to decide.* I mean, testosterone is THE steroid hormone, but there are so many options.* After a lot of deliberation, I have decided that...
  13. A

    These Five Fitness Benchmarks Aim To Help You Save Your Own Life

    s self-improvement blog The Art of Manliness points out, one of the best reasons to improve your physical fitness is to make sure you’re capable of handling yourself in an emergency. Bench pressing 250kg won’t help you quite as much if you can’t run far or jump very high. While these guidelines...
  14. N

    What is this preworkout?

    Today I was given 5 caps by a guy in the gym which is apparently something like "Javason" or something similarly pronounced, I tried googling but can't find anything. I tried it tonight and it was like fucking speed lol
  15. Neddysmith

    Mike Tyson Knockout compilation - All 44

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    Paracetamol won’t reduce lower back pain or speed recovery times says new study

    PARACETAMOL is the pill universally recommended worldwide to treat back pain but it doesn’t speed recovery or reduce the pain a startling new study has found. The first ever placebo controlled study of the drug’s use in lower back pain conducted by Australian researchers is likely to prompt the...
  17. Goosey

    Full, half and qtr squat

    Hey, I remember about 15 years ago when there was a resurgance back to the barbell squat on the internet and reading a lot of pros and cons. if you didn't "squat ass to grass", you weren't squatting and that the against people saying that the squat is dangerous and bad for the knees, as with...
  18. A

    How many times a week do you train legs?

    Do any of you train them twice or more per week? Did you notice any difference from training them only once?
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    insanity asylum- Speed and Agility

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    The Lure of Speed and Strength: Illegal Steroids Available Overseas

    The Lure of Speed and Strength: Illegal Steroids Available Overseas | Video - ABC News Transcript for The Lure of Speed and Strength: Illegal Steroids Available Overseas...