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Old 08-02-2010, 10:36 AM   #7
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Although I've never trained with one, I would have to agree with BTB. If you're working at around 90%, maybe a belt is a good idea. As your 90% numbers improve, so also will your lower (unbelted) numbers. There is no need to worry about losing strength in your midsection/core as long as your unbelted weights are going up.
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