I fully believe this issue is not about anyone's rights as a (insert gender here), but a very literal interpretation of the rules. We wouldn't allow a change in weight class just because "I feel like I'm 145, not 275."
One day later, I would come to realize this thread is years old. And then feel absurd.
My Training Log
Personal tips that I've learned along my still short journey:
Leave your ego at the door.
Prepare. Showing up dehydrated, hungry, and tired will guarantee failure.
Be ready to fight for that grinder of a PR.
Listen and learn. Absorb everything you can, and assimilate that knowledge.
Top Gym lifts:
Last edited by sleepingdog; 02-08-2013 at 03:45 AM.