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Old 05-17-2010, 06:56 AM   #24
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Originally Posted by Kyle Aaron View Post
It's not really a gym rule but... at my local community gym, I suggested they put up a lifts record board. The trainers were in favour, but it had to be approved by management. Management said "it would encourage people to push themselves on lifts, which would risk injury."

I'm not sure what we're doing in the gym if we're not pushing ourselves...
Yes, like the army of bounce-benchers and quarter squatters are training safely.

Not to be sarcastic, but last time I checked gyms make money each January off of people that have no clue what they're doing. To me that would be a bigger danger.
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