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Old 12-17-2011, 12:37 PM   #28
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i may have asked this before, or even just read it somewhere, but i can't seem to find it:

which stance is more advantageous for a lifter with a big back?

this is why i ask. i've got somewhat short legs but i have a large back and feel that if i pulled sumo i wouldn't be taking advantage of my back strength.

on the other hand, if leverage is king, then i would in that case benefit more, presumably, by pulling sumo to shorten the ROM.
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