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Old 05-08-2013, 09:53 AM   #386
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Originally Posted by MaxZavtur View Post
I'm doing upper/lower routine by Lyle Mcdonald. And I train as hard as I can every workout, but a guy in my gym says that I need some light weeks.
Your body will tell you when you need a break. Listen to it and you'll do fine.

I didn't take a light week for over 20 years, but I did occasionally add in an extra rest day or two, or a rest week. Not saying you have to go to this extreme, but rather that listening to your body is more important than anything else.
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