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Old 06-20-2012, 11:38 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by kitarpyar View Post
A few months back, some poster in bodybuilding.com forums mentioned that he broke his arm trying to squat - apparently he was squatting 250ish lbs, and didnt exactly put the bar back in the jay hooks while racking and getting it off his back. Result - 250 lbs of torsional force snapped the forearm.

Unfortunate though this may be, freak accidents do occur in weightlifting (as in any other physical sport).
Yep. Injury is a part of the game.
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