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Old 04-23-2012, 02:16 PM   #921
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Well this past weekend I decided to look through my log and look at my progress since I started it and also see where I improved the most . And after I did so I noticed some very interesting things. Well more like I noticed that in almost every case once something started working well for me I would change things up which is really stupid. Looking through I noticed that my bench responded best to volume with reps in the 1-5 range "Metal Militia" and my lower body responds well to a westside approach. And I will give props to Muscleg for helping me notice this. It might beat me into the ground but I'm gonna run metal militia for upper body and westside for lower and see how it turns out. And I'm sure I will be deloading or takin every 4th week off. And also thanks for all the encourgement that I get from the community here at MAB.
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Old 04-23-2012, 09:12 PM   #922
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Monday: raw MM

Floor Press: paused wide grip

barx10
95x5
135x5
185x5
225x3
250x3
added 3 board POR grip
275x3
280x3
2 board
225x3
245x3
255x3
1 board
225x3
235x3

Decline bench against mini bands: POR grip
barx5
135x5
185x3x5
205x5

High Row machine:
3x12

Shugs:
3x20

barbell tri ext: 2x20

Good workout tonight. But all I gotta say is floor press board press is a humbling exercise, Was barely using half the weight I would use on a regular bench.
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Old 04-24-2012, 04:33 AM   #923
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Floor board presses were interesting, I might have to try them sometime.
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Floor press with boards sounds interesting and difficult.

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Old 04-24-2012, 06:32 AM   #925
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Props to you for finding what works. That is really a big part of keeping a training log!
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Floor board presses were interesting, I might have to try them sometime.

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Floor press with boards sounds interesting and difficult.
I think they are gonna help with my bench alot because it takes leg drive and overall body tightness out.
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Good workout tonight. But all I gotta say is floor press board press is a humbling exercise, Was barely using half the weight I would use on a regular bench.
All good though. Making you stronger.
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Wensday: Lower ME

Deficit Deads: Conv

115xmany
165x3
215x3
265x3
315x1
365x1
415x2x0
385x1 deficit PR
315x3

GHR: 1x10
back ext: 2x10
Abs:1x10

Really wanted 415 for a deficit but got it right at knee level both times and stalled out. But 385 was good and a 20 pound PR.
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20 pound PR for the win. Nice jump.
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