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Old 11-14-2012, 10:54 AM   #1
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:54 AM   #2
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Old 11-14-2012, 11:51 AM   #3
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An interaction with Mark:


Dude: Rip, please come to London.

Ripp: Probably can't make it: U.S. martial arts expert banned from entering Britain... because his 'kill or be killed' teachings could incite vigilante violence | Mail Online

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Ripp: I was in Scotland the week they rounded up all the private shotguns. A very sad day.
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Old 11-14-2012, 01:12 PM   #4
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Just watched Mark's deadlift coaching video online a few days ago... implemented a few of his suggestions..... made a huge difference .. way less lower back strain.
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Old 11-15-2012, 12:28 AM   #5
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Old 04-17-2013, 08:05 AM   #6
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Old 05-10-2013, 04:12 PM   #7
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Old 05-10-2013, 11:33 PM   #9
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He's an irritable and peculiar geezer, but he - albeit indirectly - got me into "proper lifting", all of a year ago. Grateful for that.

If not for him, who knows, I might still be sitting at random machine after machine, supplemented with horrible cardio, and calling it a day.

Thought free weights looked "dangerous". Ha. Then I read what he had to say, and it made a lot of sense. Still does, mostly.
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Old 05-11-2013, 02:39 AM   #10
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