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Old 02-13-2009, 04:31 AM   #1
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Default Best kettlebell for high rep snatches

What is the best KB for high rep snatches (for the price)? Adler? US KB? Muscledriver? another? (I want to pay <$100 for 24kg). Thanks
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Old 02-13-2009, 07:37 PM   #2
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What is the best KB for high rep snatches (for the price)? Adler? US KB? Muscledriver? another? (I want to pay <$100 for 24kg). Thanks
To be frank, you would be better suited spending another $20 or $30 and get a green AKC bell. The handles and horns are perfect for extended sets. I've not used US KB so I can't comment on them. But both Adler and Muscledriver have bigger handles which are very difficult to use for extended sets - IMO.

I would definitely defer to Cate Imes. She's not only a Master of Sport in Grivory Sport but an excellent and extremely knowledgable coach who's very generous with her time.

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Old 02-13-2009, 10:52 PM   #3
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Get GS KBs like Arden said. Perform Better has them, I liked the 16kg I got to handle today, it was nice.

All I would buy these days is the GS KBs. All the cheap hardstyle KBs are only good for certain exercises, the GS KBs are good for everything. More uses, same tool.
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Old 02-15-2009, 02:49 PM   #4
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These bells with shipping are about $200. Do you know how they compare to the Ader competition bells? or Perform Better competition bells? Thanks.
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Old 02-15-2009, 03:41 PM   #5
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Pat, you forgot a link.
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Old 02-15-2009, 06:34 PM   #6
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Garrett,

Are these the AKC bells? Thanks.
http://firefightersworkout.com/proshop.html (WFS)
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