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Old 06-28-2012, 06:27 PM   #41
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Jen did Great!!!!

went 7 for 9 overall
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So angry I didn't break 200 on the squat. Grr! But thank you JB -- thank you for listening to me vent, too!

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Now you have #'s to break at your next meet! Great job.
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Awesome work Jen, and after three months of training? Even doing a meet is damn impressive!
Thank you guys -- very, very much. I really wanted a 600 total, but ended up with 578 (198/110/270). I turned into an emotional girl after the meet because I was really disappointed with myself. Which is stupid, I know, but it's how I felt. The gal that won (who I outweighed by 100+ lbs, but she still outlifted me) has been lifting for 17 years, so... she should've won. The girl that came in second lifted less than me (squat/dead -- her bench was more than mine) but her wilks was much, much higher because she was teeny tiny.
I had ALOT of fun -- Steve and Jason being there meant the world to me. 110 bench was a PR and 270 dead was a PR, so I will be happy with that!
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Old 06-28-2012, 07:12 PM   #42
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You did great Jen, and I'm so proud of you.

And thanks for a fun week.

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very well done Jen ... we are so proud of you ... very well done once again ...
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You got in there and fought, more than most of us. Kudos. Now you know what you need to do before the next meet. Do it!
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I had just pinched his butt. I think he was in Heaven, enjoying the moment.
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