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Old 08-26-2014, 05:23 AM   #1
Joshua Davis
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Hey everyone.

I've been weightlifting for a couple of years, throwing (highland games) and from 2002-2009 was a competitive strongman. In 2007 I did a couple of weightlifting meets but despite being very strong (280kg back squat / 210kg front squat at the time) my form was nowhere near what it is now even though I'm much weaker now... I think my best competition lifts were 96/122.

Being a strength athlete for so long also means, for the most part, I am an old fart as well (36). I'm also huge, but I'm down 3 dozen pounds and look to be down much more as I have a goal to be at a healthy weight by the time I'm 40 - less of a strength goal and more of a "dad" goal.

Anyway, I figured that I would join for advice every once in awhile, and just to announce myself.
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Old 08-26-2014, 07:23 AM   #2
Javier Sanjuan
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Kudos to you for making a lifestyle change for "dad" reasons. I think I can confidently say that we all look forward to seeing your videos and helping you out in the future.

All the best,
Javier A. Sanjuan
Olympus Barbell Club

Dear God, please help me lift heavy and be awesome. Thanks. Amen.
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