Batman and Benching

Warm up:   DB chest press: 4 x 25, 20 lbs Rear delt machine: 4 x 25, 20 lbs Triceps machine: 4 x 25, 25 lbs Workout: Barbell bench press: 6 x 5-8, 75 lbs Barbell bench press (wide grip): 6 x 5-8, 80 lbs Barbell bench press (closed grip): 6 x 5-8, 75 lbsContinue reading “Batman and Benching”

Heavy core leg lifts “learning to push through”

Feeling bloated and cramping sucks. I wasn’t sure by the way my body was acting if I would be able to go through with this heavy lifting day, especially since it was deadlifts AND squats, and I knew I wouldn’t hae time to make up for it this week — because of it being MemorialContinue reading “Heavy core leg lifts “learning to push through””

Tuesday Double —

Can never be prepared for what’s to come.   First time having to do squats and deadlifts on the same day, I survived. For now. I did another dynamic workout today with the two core lifts; speed, power and explosiveness. Check out the progress with my low bar — wide stance squats and sumo deadlifts;Continue reading “Tuesday Double —”

Monday Bench press session

Bench with speed and power So today was definitely a reboot day considering I haven’t been to the gym since Friday — because I used Saturday and Sunday as my rest days; so coming back today, I created my own workout plan utilizing the information I learned from Matt Wenning, I made today a dynamicContinue reading “Monday Bench press session”

Meeting Matt Wenning — Powerlifting Legend

I was nearly shitting myself at the thought of finally meeting Matt Wenning yesterday. I started the drive early in the morning and brought a friend along for moral support and help with my nerves & anxiety. I am pretty sure, the whole drive was nothing but seemingly loud music, frequent pee breaks, and eatingContinue reading “Meeting Matt Wenning — Powerlifting Legend”