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Sticky Thread Sticky: Your first meet.

This subject comes up often enough that we should simply accumulate a list of everything that should be done, and how everything should be handled, for the novice competitor. Please add things that I have forgotten, and when everyone is done, I will compile it into a comprehensive ‘how to’ guide if...

Arlecchino‎, 11-03-2007 05:30 PM
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Arlecchino‎, 12-19-2002 07:34 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Official PR Thread

I have decided to start a PR thread where everybody can simply post their PR's for any given exercise including things like strongman events and oly lifts of course. THIS IS NOT A PLACE TO START YOUR OWN WORKOUT LOG. This will eliminate the need for people starting new threads to post their prs. ...

BEhave‎, 11-03-2008 03:57 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: The DIY Thread: Anything and Everything You Can Make Yourself for PL and Strongman

Disclaimer: I found a TON of DIY’s, but have tried to select the most straightforward, safest, and overall best ones for each category. I have no doubt there are more/better ones out there, so please feel free to add! Also, be safe about this stuff and test it out along the way if you try these...

Doollas‎, 05-02-2010 06:19 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

ForumSentinel‎, 05-19-2014 08:12 AM
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Julius Maddox Benches 705 for REPS.

Will we see someone with this much raw pressing power again in our lifetimes? It's absolutely unreal how quick this dude has progressed to this level in the couple years I've been following him. I would not bet against him hitting his 800# goal in a few weeks. 8eR4cBZqEtI

78novacaine‎, 05-20-2020 02:28 PM
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Bench Press Stalling, In Need of Advice!

Been doing stronglifts I'm a noob..... Bench Press Stalling, In Need of Advice! Hi guys, my bench press is struggling. I'm stuck at 180 lb 3x3. I eat, rest and I am pretty confident in my form. I was wondering if anyone felt accessories helped them to break their plateau? If so what accessories...

aztechistory‎, 05-25-2020 08:05 PM
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Are top class strongmen natural


bheast69‎, 05-27-2020 03:22 PM
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Lightbulb 4x4 @85% 1RM or 6x4 @75% 1RM? [Which is better for strength?]

I was wondering for awhile now on which type of sets and reps I should go with for acquiring the most amount of strength? ...4x4 @85% 1RM or 6x4 @75% 1RM? I would be doing this ideally for my bench, squat, deadlift and shoulder press, and end with an AMRAP of @60% 1RM... I kinda liked the 6x4 more...

BlueSpades‎, 05-27-2020 04:49 PM
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Unhappy Help

I’ve recently got back to gym after 3 months and even though I’ve lost strength I decided to lift the same I had been lifting before quarantine, now when I squat and deadlift my lower back hurts a lot. I’m not too sure if it’s just the deadlifts and squat working the lower back, or if I’m lifting...

caesyC1572‎, 06-29-2020 06:42 AM
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Question New to strongman and weight training and need advice

I have discovered strongman through some YouTube videos and seeing all these guys like Brain Shaw and Eddie Hall etc. made me desperately want to get in to strongman. Unlike bodybuilding and powerlifting it seems like there isn’t much information for newbies out there. So Any advice on getting...

ComplexMatter‎, 05-21-2020 09:52 PM
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Powerlifting Gyms by Galleria, Houston

Hi! I live by Galleria and unfortunately, I still do not own a car so I would need to go to a gym close enough by Galleria. Which one do you know/recommend me?

cookiemaster‎, 06-28-2020 08:52 PM
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How my lifts looking?

I'm 15, lifting for almost 2 years now. My best incline bench is 85 kgs(about 190 lbs) for 15 reps,(flat back, no excesive arch full rom), 100 kg deadlift for 30 repetitions(bit of rest between reps) and I can do 50 one arm push ups(not with the best form)I haven't been going for maxes lately but...

DatSkinnyKid261‎, 04-24-2020 10:12 PM
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Will Barotti new WR equipped bench 1105!!!

TS1H_LX31mU I was there front and center to see this. He took 1000 on his second and made it look stupid easy. Absolutely incredible.

Drew23‎, 06-22-2020 07:24 AM
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Switching from distance running to powerlifting?

Hoping to possibly get some advice on switching from running to lifting. I’m a 20 year old guy who currently runs long distance, mainly focusing on marathons. I’m 5’7 and around 145 lbs. I love running but to be honest I’m getting sick of how skinny you have to be to be good at it. The calorie...

eliduty‎, 05-26-2020 07:51 AM
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Cardio for recovery?

I just started stronglifts 5x5 and have a question about recovery. Could a small run, like 1-2 miles help my recovery from squats? My legs are super sore today so I thought maybe that could get the blood flowing some. I just want to make sure that it won't jeopardize the lifting mainly. It would...

eliduty‎, 05-27-2020 11:05 AM
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squat and power cleans on the same day

should i do squats and power cleans on the same day? if yes what first

godsmack4evr‎, 11-05-2008 03:17 PM
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diy stone mold

I am going to make my own mold using a rubber ball and wrapping fiberglass around it. I have seen videos where people set the mold in a bucket or on a tire and the mold collapsed a bit and deformed it. I have also seen videos where people partially bury the mold in the ground to support it, but...

grey27‎, 06-04-2020 07:12 AM
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circus dumbbell

Does there exist a circus dumbbell that is NOT plate loaded (load with water, sand, whatever) that costs less than $400? edit I am also open to ideas to DIY one without a welder that won't break when overhead and kill me. I do have a bimetal holesaw kit, an angle grinder, a portaband, and other...

grey27‎, 05-11-2020 02:25 PM
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Using Elbow Sleeves For Triceps?

Hi everyone, I have a pair of Mark Bell STrong elbow sleeves coming. The main reason I bought them is to help with a mild elbow injury: one I received while going too heavy and explosive on skull crushers. My question is: am I kind of defeating the purpose of triceps training by using the...

Gurnemanz8‎, 05-08-2020 06:11 AM
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Weak Conventional Deadlift

I’m 16 years old and weigh 69kg and I’ve been training for 2 years. Recently I switched from sumo deadlifts to conventional because I’ve been stuck on sumo particularly i struggle at the middle of the lift around knee to mid shin level. My max in sumo is 170kg and once I switched to...

gzumafia‎, 06-02-2020 12:00 PM
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Cool Squat form

I'm 16 and I've been training for 2 years, I weigh 69 kg and I would like someone to help me with my squat form. Yesterday I was going for a one-rep max of 140 kg and I completely smashed it, I guess I underestimated myself but when looking at the video I can see that my body is swinging to one...

gzumafia‎, 06-11-2020 04:17 AM
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Back high bar squat form

Hi, I'm 20 and about 71 kg. I would like someone to help me with my squat form. It was a comfortably set of 70kg. When looking at the video I can see my butt winked and also my ankles didn't extend much:( Is this an error or my squat form r ok ? Any constructive advice would be...

iamduybu‎, 06-27-2020 04:50 AM
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The Official Powerlifting and Strongman Family Appreciation Thread: Part XX

Top Ten 1. NorthStrong 773 2. Larfleeze 617 3. JRMoore82 578 4. dang111 506 5. martin_mathers 505 6. SPFjudge 468 7. 308smk 370 8. michael_xyz 289

isaku900‎, 09-05-2017 06:46 AM
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stronger? paul anderson vs louis cyr

who would you say naturally stronger? who wins in a modern day strongman event?

ivanovichjones‎, 06-03-2020 05:25 AM
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if these 8 bodybuilders had a strongman contest who wins???

not the strongest guys just some big names arnold kai greene dorian yates phil heath sergio olivia dexter jackson Markus Rühl.

ivanovichjones‎, 06-06-2020 03:26 AM
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Athlean-X Jeff Cavaliere 700 lbs deadlift. Video proof lol ;)

;) not real but neither are his plates ;) Cv8_QPdrQbo

NuubLifter2000‎, 06-10-2020 11:20 PM
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Jon Cole squatting 900 in 1972

Just happened to find this on youtube. I didn't think there was video of it, as I had only seen pics previously. Enjoy. ffN1BCN0_pA

phikappa‎, 06-02-2020 01:10 PM
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Squat, Bench, Deadlift, twice a week each.

I am building my new program after coming off a hard very high volume program. I am going to take a deload week next week. Then try for new 1RM attempts the following week. I am use to a high volume and very little rest. I am just curious if anyone here has done anything similar. I plan to do...

sen2two‎, Yesterday 09:45 AM
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Newbie meet questions

I'm looking to do my first powerlifting meet towards the end of this year. That is of course, if there are any. But I have a few questions as I cannot find clear answers when Googling. Footwear: I normally do all three lifts either completely barefoot, or wearing vibram five finger toe...

sen2two‎, 06-14-2020 02:27 PM
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