View Single Post
Old 02-26-2013, 07:55 AM   #7
J_Byrd
J_Byrd
is the bomb!
Senior Member
Max Brawn
Points: 20,882, Level: 91 Points: 20,882, Level: 91 Points: 20,882, Level: 91
Activity: 11% Activity: 11% Activity: 11%
 
J_Byrd's Avatar
 
Spider Solitare Four Suit Champion! Pick Up Sticks 3D Champion!
Tournaments Won: 3

Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: St. Johns, FL
Posts: 5,628
Training Exp: 15
Training Type: Powerlifting
Fav Exercise: Squat
Reputation: 421310
J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!J_Byrd is one with Crom!


Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by begota View Post
JB,

Have you ever taken a lengthy break from lifting? If so, how long, and what was your biggest motivation to get in the gym?
I am not sure if I have missed more than a week since I started at age 14. Some of that time was spent doing some really unproductive training though. I started lifting for football, and started training with a group of powerlifters when I was 17. I was strong for a high school kid, but needed a lot of form advice. In college our training program wasnt great by any means. Initially my biggest motivation was lifting to get a scholarship to play football. After college I played in the Arena league, so lifting became a way to help me make money. At this point I lift because I have in my mind that one day I will be one of the strongest people to ever compete in powerlifting. Honestly its something I live, breath, eat, sleep, dream about!

So the short answer is this, even after two major surgery I found a way to train the next week. As motivation, I want to be the strongest man on the planet
__________________
Best meet lifts: 1040squat, 705 bench, 730 deadlift
Best total: 1040-680-730=2450
Pro Total@308

Proudly sponsored by

http://muscleandbrawn.com

http://bigworkoutplan.com/

http://www.andersonpowerlifting.com/Default.asp


"This is about strength, not getting a 10.0 form score from the Russian judge" Steve Shaw
J_Byrd is online now   Reply With Quote


Share with Facebook