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Old 01-16-2009, 12:06 PM   #7
Júlíus G. Magnússon
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Originally Posted by Greg Everett View Post
Oh - And to clarify the 3 attempts. That means you get 3 attempts to make a given record weight. For example, if your best snatch is 100, and you try 101 and miss 3 times, you're done. If you make it the first time, generally a good call is to move on and be happy with the record. However, if you obviously have more in you, go for it. Point is, it doesn't mean try to make 3 new records on an exercise.
That makes sense. I took it to mean that you had three attempts total. That is, if your best snatch is 100kg, you miss 101, then make it, miss 102.5, and then you'd be done and not allowed a second attempt at 102.5kg.
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