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Old 06-11-2013, 09:20 PM   #21
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Put 110 pounds on your back and match Ben's 17 reps!
I may just try that at the end of the challenge, and see. Seems interesting. Will go through motion of the challenge for now. Considering the fresh state body weight, vs plate weight disparity, it is possible. And, for that, its a challenge I will take at the end. LOL....its over half my weight attached.....


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I thought the "challenge" was to simply beat the number of the person previously? Thereby adding up as we go along and the challenge getting harder and harder. I was waiting until like 20-25 or so as I am good for that most days. I'll be out after like 33.

My money is on Miked blasting out 60 or so and hoping somebody beats him so he can go really hard, maybe 100 or so. He and Don would be a good showdown, but tthe rest of us? We're just window dressing until they start hitting it for real. haha.
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I thought the "challenge" was to simply beat the number of the person previously? Thereby adding up as we go along and the challenge getting harder and harder. I was waiting until like 20-25 or so as I am good for that most days. I'll be out after like 33.

My money is on Miked blasting out 60 or so and hoping somebody beats him so he can go really hard, maybe 100 or so. He and Don would be a good showdown, but tthe rest of us? We're just window dressing until they start hitting it for real. haha.
Haven't done a pushup in quite a while this will be interesting.
1 hr time limit Mike, that number could get ridiculous. I can see doing 20 per min x 60= 1200 x .5 for 1 min breaks 600 pushups is very doable.

Hope this has revitalized your belief you can be victorious in this challenge. Stubbornness can win here.


18r @ 233 to keep this moving along.
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So...can I go for a burger between rest or the challenge is over after knees touch the ground???
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You have 60 minutes to complete your reps, you can do whatever you want within those 60 minutes...as long as you've done your specified reps, along the way...:rep, have a burger; another rep, have some B&Js; another rep, go for a walk...just watch that clock
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Hmmmm.... Didn't think about the one hour time limit! I was thinking straight reps. So, I can definitely see this getting out of hand with some very big numbers. Good point OMP.
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Hmmmm.... Didn't think about the one hour time limit! I was thinking straight reps. So, I can definitely see this getting out of hand with some very big numbers. Good point OMP.
Shoot, I missed that too, and yes, it does make it much more interesting as time moves on.
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