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Old 06-14-2011, 06:52 PM   #91
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Got wedding invite for my brother-in-laws daughters wedding. Its the day of the meet. So I won't be doing the meet.
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Old 07-08-2011, 10:42 PM   #92
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Is this still on or did it fizzle out?
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Old 07-08-2011, 11:06 PM   #93
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I'm going Gasp.

Goals are 600 raw dead, 400 raw bench, and to be able to squat 400 plus without messing up my adductor.
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Old 07-20-2011, 01:14 PM   #94
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popping in to say that myself and another member of the crew is in for this meet. I am hoping for a rather crap total of around 1050 or so.
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Old 07-20-2011, 01:16 PM   #95
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popping in to say that myself and another member of the crew is in for this meet. I am hoping for a rather crap total of around 1050 or so.
Nice. Glad to hear you'll be there.

1050 is no crap total hombre.
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popping in to say that myself and another member of the crew is in for this meet. I am hoping for a rather crap total of around 1050 or so.
Most average gym rats would KILL to be able to put up a 1050 total (if they even knew what a "total" meant). 1,050 pounds is still 1,050 pounds. The important thing is that you compete and leave it all on the platform.

I won't be going, but there's a push/pull that same day I may be doing in the Dallas area:



I'm holding off to see how the shoulder is doing. If the shoulder is still a little dodgy I may just do the deadlift portion -- if it holds up pretty well, I may do the whole push/pull.
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Old 07-20-2011, 02:31 PM   #97
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Steve - Have you checked the rules re foot placement on bench for this fed? If it's related to mine, it could well have the flat foot rule as well.

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I could probably bench flat footed. My bench at home is elevated a bit so I can't go flat.
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They require feet flat and head on the bench. I might be up shit's creek.

I'm sure I can adapt. I don't bench much with drive, and I'm not much of an archer.
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Are you guys going to be sporting MAB shirts at all during the meet, or during the intervals?


Hope everyone's training is going smoothly.
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