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Old 07-27-2010, 12:55 AM   #11
Johan Simu
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Patric did you manage to fix this problem? I'm having the same problem and I am trying to figure out how to fix it.
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Old 07-27-2010, 10:10 AM   #12
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Originally Posted by Patrick Donnelly View Post
I had the same issue again today, when doing 185x3. However, I began with the higher rep warm-up, as per Dave's suggestion, and that alone got some soreness built up prior to any of the work sets. I assume that with a few more warm-ups like that, I'll have the endurance to keep a tight upper back. These sets of three will probably carry over to the clean a bit better too.

Re: Dave
Thank you; this'll be a great help.
It probably goes without saying, but remember your cues for a FS. Elbows up, big chest of air, look STRAIGHT ahead, valsalva. For some reason, I see a lot of people try to FS looking down without a breath.

Of course sets of 3 will be better for your clean. Mix in some singles and doubles, too.
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