Heavy squats & deadlifts

Today’s workout consisted of heavy load today with both squats and sumo deadlifts, I used low bar wide stance squats because I am working on hip mobility along with the sumo deadlift. I have noticed that what I thought was my max effort, I could have probably went up in weight on my heavier lifts […]

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 dynamic […]

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 eating […]

Yesterday’s workout

Barbell bench press: 3 x 5, 3, 1   75% of 90% of 1-RM: 90 lb, 5 reps 85% of 90% of 1-RM: 105 lb, 3 reps 95% of 90% of 1-RM: 115 lb, 1+  (I did 3 max reps)     Wide Grip pull ups (assistance machine): 5 x 6, 100 lb DB floor […]

Good & bad news

Barbell shoulder press: 3 x 5, 3, 1   75% of 90% of 1-RM: 60 lb, 3 x 5 85% of 90% of 1-RM: 70 lb, 3 x 3 95% of 90% of 1-RM: 75 lb, 5 rep max , 3 x 1+   This went over well, I believe about 4 or 5 weeks […]