|02-27-2012, 06:37 PM||#2|
Join Date: Aug 2011
Training Type: Powerlifting
Fav Exercise: Squat
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Volume refers to the amount of overall work you do during a session - how many sets and reps you perform. Intensity is the percentage of your 1RM (not specifically, but it refers to how much weight). For example, performing just a 1RM would be very high intensity, but low volume.
High volume and low intensity, on the other hand, would mean you're performing a whole bunch of sets and reps, but using a low percentage of your 1RM, one that allows you to perform said reps.
|02-27-2012, 06:52 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jul 2011
And not that effective until you have build a solid foundation in strength to allow you to use some heavy weights.
|high, intensity, medium, volume|
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