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Old 01-18-2011, 11:24 AM   #2
Abaddon
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Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: The Iron Pit
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When it comes to online trainers, what criteria do you use when deciding to trust them or not?
Criteria: If they're 'online trainers', I don't trust them.
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Does a great physique mean instant trust?
No.
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What if a trainer has no pictures of himself? I mean we've all seen plenty of forums with members who post advice and have no pictures.
I used to be a member of a forum run by a person like that. Please see my answer to point #1.
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Also do you trust someone if they have tunnel vision and aren't aware of some of the major trainers in the industry like Rippetoe?
No.
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PERSONAL RECORDS
Axle clean-press: 100 kgs (220 lbs)
Bench press: 135 kgs (298 lbs) - 1st PL meet 16th October 2011
Deadlift w/Barbell: 180 kgs (397 lbs)
Deadlift w/Hexbar: 225 kgs (496 lbs)
Farmers walk: 240 kgs (530 lbs), 50 feet
Front squat: 100 kgs (220 lbs)
Log clean-press: 100 kgs (220 lbs)
Strict OHP: 85 kgs (187 lbs) 3 reps
Tyre flip: 260 kgs (573 lbs), 100 feet
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