Originally Posted by bwys61
your openers should be your last "heavy" warm-up that you normally would do for 3 reps in training. Be very careful with the bench press, as pausing raw and with a shirt are very two different feelings.
have records in mind to break on your second attempt(usually 5 or 10 lbs better than your PR).
Good luck. Remember to deload a week and a half out, and rest at least for 5 days going into the meet
Thanks a lot for the advice.