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Old 10-16-2014, 08:50 AM   #1
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any suggestions on how to do them,what muscle groups it builds.
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Old 10-16-2014, 09:18 AM   #2
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Never heard of them before. Looks like some sort of odd combo of GM's and squats. Not sure why anyone would want to do those.
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I thought he was just warming up for a Rippetoe squat session
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Never heard of them before. Looks like some sort of odd combo of GM's and squats. Not sure why anyone would want to do those.
I second Squatter. WHY? Do some squats. Do some good mornings. Why try to combine them and compromise both exercises?
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These don't look very lower back friendly to me. Personally I'd rather see a lifter do squats, good mornings and a few hyperextensions.

I consider this a "step down" exercise. Wouldn't be high on my food chain.
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I don't choose them, I just post them.

I would agree with all of the above, Why?
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I talked with a guy from Oregon that was obviously supernatty and he was doing it with 595 for reps.. he called them a squat morning and he incorporated a pause at the bottom.. He said he really liked these.
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Meh. I've worked hard to groove my squat. I don't see the point in making it more complicated and possibly throwing myself off that groove. Seems like a variation someone thought up to justify avoiding a heavy bar on the back.
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