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Old 11-14-2010, 09:24 AM   #5
Fernando Mendoza
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Originally Posted by Garrett Smith View Post
Doing high rep box jumps with jumping down is bad for your knees regardless of which shoes you wear.
Thanks for the advice Garrett. Piecing together the advice I've been given so far, I'm going to do the following on Friday:
- maintain the 5sx3r box jumps
- jump up to the box, but sit down and climb back down to the floor, for each rep.
- no change in footwear.

That should allow me to do the reps on the box jumps, but prevent a knee injury ticking timebomb from exploding. From your experience, is that a sound plan?
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