McCallum Hybrid Training
10 x 70
10 x 80
10 x 85
3 x 10 x 60
10 x 45
10 x 95
10 x 115
3 x 10 x BW
Daughter and family coming in for Thanksgiving around noon and some fires to put out at the church, so my session was cut a little short. I am going to examine my schedule and rethink the morning training as it is seeming to get harder and harder to block that time out without interruptions. It is frustrating to say the least.
- hold at the top a good way to get started
- both the extensions and curls are meant to create a slight pre-exhaustion before the squats. Goal achieved.
- started with empty bar to get the feel again. I tried the Oly grip for the 95 pound set. Was not as bad as I had remembered it. I can see that at higher weights it will cause some discomfort. The final set was trying to hit parallel and come back up. Didn't feel right so about rep 5 I just said, " heck with this," and went all the way down the rest of the way. Hams to calves may slow the weight progress down a bit, but they feel much better on my legs.
- each week I get better and better at these. I hope that by shortly after the new year I will not need to push off at the bottom any more.
For an abbreviated session this one was good. Not a pounding, but good.
Everyone have a