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Old 11-29-2008, 10:23 AM   #11
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More front squats. Bodybuilder (arms crossed) style if you have to.
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Old 11-30-2008, 05:35 PM   #12
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More front squats. Bodybuilder (arms crossed) style if you have to.
Can't. Arm is locked at a 90 degree angle; can't hold the bar in the right place. Other weird variations of FS I tried were really really unstable.
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Old 11-30-2008, 07:35 PM   #13
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Dang Rachel, that sucks even more. What about agility and speedwork, to at least get your footwork down? Drop squats, the dot drill, that kind of stuff.
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Old 11-30-2008, 09:56 PM   #14
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Dang Rachel, that sucks even more. What about agility and speedwork, to at least get your footwork down? Drop squats, the dot drill, that kind of stuff.
Yeah I think I'm gonna be doing some of that. I'm gonna ditch the heavy duty squat program -- I just don't feel comfortable maxing out on squats when I can barely stabilize the bar on my back because of awkward positioning. More pistols, speed work, dumb bell snatches etc ... that's what I'm starting to think.
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Old 12-01-2008, 03:30 PM   #15
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Rachel, I don't know when you are in town, but if you want to borrow some KBs I've got plenty- I could spot you a 16 & a 20kg until late whenever...Might be good for the front squats, etc.
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