Originally Posted by Jake Galgon
Is there anything in my pull that I can change to keep the bar closer without taking my kneecaps off?
Shove those knees out as hard as you can in the start position. So far that they are touching your arms. I have long legs and short arms that make snatching a bit of a problem, but even I can keep that bar close and avoid my knees by just shoving them out to the sides as much as possible.