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Old 12-04-2011, 08:36 PM   #1
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Old 12-05-2011, 12:51 AM   #2
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Just the fact that the dude could control the bar on the way down was amazing.
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Old 12-05-2011, 05:14 AM   #3
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1050lbs... ridiculous.
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Old 12-05-2011, 07:42 AM   #4
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Did he actually get an attempt in? I couldn't tell you the last time he actually got a lift in at a meet. Guy is amazing strong, but it aggravates me that he bombs so much.
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I know he didn't get it anyways but I don't understand why he didn't load up a little extra to beat Kennelly's record

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Old 12-05-2011, 09:35 AM   #6
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Why did you even bother posting this????? LOL
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Why did you even bother posting this????? LOL
I don't understand the question.

I thought others would like to watch a 1050 pound attempt.
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Youtube is loaded with videos of him missing attempts and bombing out of meets.
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Old 12-05-2011, 10:02 AM   #9
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I don't follow him or most of powerlifting to be honest. This was posted on December 4th. Recent attempt so I posted.

I found it interesting to watch so I posted.
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No doubt interesting. Lost wrist control at the bottom, thats why the dump(at least thats what I see). Guy is one of the greatest bench pressers ever. I understand why opening that heavy. If I had benched 1k, I wouldn't want to open with anything less than that. He isn't trophy hunting, but I would get sick of people making fun of me for bombing all the time haha.
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