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Old 07-21-2013, 12:57 AM   #1
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Question Should I break the state deadlift record?

So a powerlifter at my gym saw me deadlifting and wanted to my know age and bodyweight. So I told him I was 19 @179lbs He told me to checkout > Southern Powerlifting Federation

The only problem is I turn 20 in september and I never trained raw before. Always used gloves What do you guys think? I know I could pull 495. I pulled 475 a few weeks ago in the gym. Btw I never been to any competetion ever


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Old 07-21-2013, 01:03 AM   #2
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I think you should do whatever you think you should do. If your gut says do it, then you should do it.

Lame answer I know, but there you go. You asked a lame question.

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I think you should do whatever you think you should do. If your gut says do it, then you should do it.

Lame answer I know, but there you go. You asked a lame question.

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This is a great answer! Seriously though if it means anything to u go get it..
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If there's nothing in your way, go smash the F'ing sh!t outta the record! Don't regret it later! You've got a cool opportunity, get it done!!!
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Gloves Aren't gear, you still pulled raw. Ditch the gloves for chalk and go pull at the meet.
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Do it now!

I looked at this and thought, I could do that...until I realized I don't weigh 179.
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Old 07-21-2013, 05:53 PM   #10
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Do you think it's possible for me to get my raw hand strength up to be able to lift 495lbs raw?? Also what would i get if I break record?
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