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Old 02-15-2009, 02:41 PM   #71
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I've seen someone split the log before, looked kind of unpleasant. If I'm getting closer to contest time and the PJ isn't doing the trick, maybe I'll give it a shot. Anything to not scratch the press event this time. hah!

strong work on the tire, have to check out the video when you get it up here.
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Old 02-15-2009, 06:29 PM   #72
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Some strong work there guys!

I still need to get out to train with some proper implements but i keep getting roped into other stuff on saturdays.

Anyway I'll keep working on the gym stuff as much as possible

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXEBPYwLhLY
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Old 02-15-2009, 06:48 PM   #73
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Nice work with the farmers. 110kg is no joke! Something I certainly need to work on.
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Old 02-16-2009, 06:28 AM   #74
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyviobX3w8c

a few clips from 2 weeks ago, and yesterday
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Old 02-16-2009, 06:40 AM   #75
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strong work Don...those stone simulators suck, to me they are way harder than a real stone, as far as the initial pick goes
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Old 02-19-2009, 05:24 AM   #76
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Adam - are you deadlifting in rock climbing shoes?
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Old 02-19-2009, 07:02 AM   #77
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Leo--yes..they're awesome...usually use the for car pull and such, but realized the have the most thin soleof any shoes i own....they are a bit small, but whatever
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Old 02-19-2009, 07:08 AM   #78
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I bought exactly the same pair (since that was pretty much the only one they had that fit me). I like them a bunch. I use them for direct purpose though - climbing again today

Have a $13 pair of Chucks for deadlifting and sled dragging etc.
Your training looks good too! That garage full of gear is awesome.

I'm going to weld some farmers and a yoke for our new box and a fat bar.
Derek and I (and maybe some of our guys) are doing the strongman comp in Lakeland in August.
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Old 02-19-2009, 08:35 AM   #79
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thanks leo---i love those shoes for DLiing...ish i could make itdown there for that comp but beg in MD makes it tough
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Old 02-19-2009, 08:55 AM   #80
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Adam, I need to pick up some climbing shoes - do you feel like they help a good deal with drags/pulls?

Good luck w the contest leo. Watch out, sm is addictive.
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