Lifting Weights & Lunch with mom

Caution: Mini Story! So today’s workout at the gym went well, but not only that, my mom decided to stop in for the second time at the gym this morning — and she got to meet my boss (the owner of the gym) for the first time, which went over very well. Small background onContinue reading “Lifting Weights & Lunch with mom”

Week Nine Day Four —- Thursday

Barbell back squat: 3 x 3   70% of 90% of 1RM: 140 lb 80% of 90% of 1RM: 160 lb 90% of 90% of 1RM: 180 lb. 5 max reps   Barbell front squats: 5 x 12, 60 lb Barbell box squats: 5 x 12, 185 lb Leg press (quad dominant): 5 x 12,Continue reading “Week Nine Day Four —- Thursday”

Week Nine- Day Two Redo w/mistakes

This was a mistake workout — I added 10 lb to my deadlift thinking this was a new 4 weeks, and based it off a 300 lb RM instead of 295 .. so the numbers for this would qualify 4 weeks later but not for this 4 weeks 🙂 But still had some good lifts todayContinue reading “Week Nine- Day Two Redo w/mistakes”

Yesterday’s benching & heavies

Chest Day 🙂  Barbell bench press: 3 x 5   40% of 90% of 1-RM: 50 lb 50% of 90% of 1-RM: 60 lb 60% of 90% of 1-RM: 70 lb   Superset: DB chest press: 5 x 6, 90 lb Bench dips: 5 x 6 Superset: Incline DB chest press: 5 x 6, 70Continue reading “Yesterday’s benching & heavies”

Yesterday’s workout

Deload week will entail low weight core lifts and I decided I would do heavier weight accessory lifts during deload week 🙂  Barbell shoulder press: 3 x 5   40% of 90% of 1-RM: 30 lb 50% of 90% of 1-RM: 40 lb 60% of 90% of 1-RM: 50 lb   Bench press: 5 xContinue reading “Yesterday’s workout”