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  1. G

    Pullovers for lats

    Does anyone do dumbell or barbell pullovers to pre exhaust their lats prior to pulling/rowing movements?
  2. Darkoz

    Adjustable trap bar

    I like the look of this trap bar with adjustable handles and they're not raised so you can get down lower in the bottom position https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D0J25iBE9Do
  3. Shrek

    3 only

    There was s discussion here ages ago about choosing one exercise only. Which one would you choose? Let’s do 3. 3 exercises only if you had to choose.
  4. kaz

    Tinnitus

    Who here has it? I have it in one ear and it caused by the fuck up in the chain of muscles from the massiter to the trap more than likely from an unrack or OH injury that never got treated. Sent from my SM-G930F using Tapatalk
  5. Goosey

    drop-set pins

    http://www.performancepin.com/
  6. Goosey

    Trap bar

    Who has one? What do you like about it?
  7. T

    FS: [BNE] Squat stand, Safety Squat Bar,Trap Bar

    Hi guys, With a recent house move, I need to get rid of some of my stuff. These were all purchased from Southside Fitness about 3-4 years ago. Links below show the current prices and pics for the items when new. Squat stand...
  8. A

    Fitness girl Erica Cordie flexing biceps

  9. Repacked

    Delt EMG/MVC measurements (2010)

    Food for thought, regardless of your opinion of the author. https://www.t-nation.com/training/inside-the-muscles-best-shoulders-and-trap-exercises
  10. kaz

    [Tv] Game of Thrones Season 5 **SPOILERS*

    Coming to Foxtel Monday 13th April!
  11. T

    [BNE] FS: Trap Bar

    Found a use for it. No longer for sale.
  12. CaT_SPeW

    Trap bar for sale

    Bought this on ebay and hardly used it. Its pretty soild and larger than other trap bars ive seen. i paid $100 for and just want my money back. located point cook, melbourne. can help with delivery for a fee
  13. Goosey

    Trap bar deadlift, or is it?

    * The debate over the trap/shrug bar deadlift, and how to name it runs the risk of steering focus away from the most important issue — that the exercise has tremendous potential value for many trainees. This explanation and tips from Stuart McRobert reads well, and although I don't really...
  14. D

    PERTH - Hex Trap Bar

    PERTH - Hex Trap Bar - SOLD For use with Olympic plates, Chrome finish, 1810mm long 50mm ends to suit Olympic plates, 405mm shaft length for weight plates 25mm diameter grips, grips are 700mm apart - dual grips available, upper and lower Weighs 27kg Spring collars provided $190 SOLD
  15. M

    trap bar= serious gains

    Recently I switched to trap bar for everything really that I can substitute regular barbell work with. Deads rows military press ect..Ive gone from a 160 dl to a 200 kg 1rm, I have no problem pumping out bent over row reps with 100kgs. I love super setting d/ls with leg extensions awesome pump...
  16. B

    Trap Bar Deads

    Had a play with these the other day. What are peoples thoughts on them? Have read some people say its more like a squat than a deadlift but I didnt notice that. I seem to feel it a lot in my back especially lower back and lats. Which is strange because a lot of the negativity towards it is...
  17. S

    Where to get a Trap Bar in Sydney?!?

    As the title name suggests, where can I get a decent trap bar in Sydney? Have looked at numerous places but all seem to be in Victoria, and $400-$600. Just want it for a home gym set up. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks Pat
  18. pumpedup86

    Squatand deadlift, swap to trap bar dead and front squat

    Guys due to my lower back discomfort and past injuries, I have been advised To swap my deadlift with a trap bar dead and back squats to front squats. What is Everyones thoughts on this advice? Lower back injury is nothing serious
  19. G

    Force USA Trap bar

    Anyone seen this yet?? looks fancy, more importantly the grip section revolves and as 3 alternate grips from narrow to fat. I rate it and am thinking of adding it to the man cave. I can value through obviouslt DL's but also shrugs and farmers walks. Anyone used these things for farmers walks...
  20. DKD

    Trap bar for deadlifts

    I'm thinking of starting trap bar deadlifts in place of regular dl. I've been told that my poor flexibility inhibits me on regular dl. I started reading something about how the trap bar is better for people in that situation, so I thought it may be better to use that than stuff around for...
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