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Old 01-16-2013, 07:36 PM   #661
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Originally Posted by HIThopper View Post
Part of this squat issue is definitely related to gripping the bar, last year I changed to a thumbless grip in an effort to relieve arm pain, whilst it has worked it is definitely harder for me to get as tight under the bar. I am also not getting tight enough in the thoracic area, probably for the same reason. Iíll have to experiment tonight. All my other exercises are unaffected and going up like crazy, hell my wrapless SSB squat has nearly caught my straight bar squat with wraps, so something aint right!!!!!!
I didn't know you were thumbless.

Hope the change helps.
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