Originally Posted by 5kgLifter
And, as an extra funny, if 100 push-ups were needed prior to using weights, I'd have never bought a barbell, due to my TOS issues
I agree. For my son, I started him on bar dips and light military press when he could do 3 sets of 20 reps on his push-ups. I think you have to take the individual into consideration, but either way, 100 push-ups is a LOT.