Working on speed for lifts

Warm up: Lying resistance  band butt lifts: 4 x 25, red body bar goodmorning: 4 x 25, 3 lbs Hip adduction: 4 x 25, 40 lbs Workout: Conventional deadlift: 2 x 4 reps (was aiming for 5-6) 215 lbs Conventional deadlift: 2 x 3 (was aiming for 5-6) 230 lbs Barbell back squat: 4 x […]

May 15th Sumos & Squats

Speed and explosiveness   Warm Up:   Linear leg press: 4 x 25, 118 lbs (platform only) Kettlebell swings: 4 x 25, 12 lbs front box jumps: 4 x 25 Workout: Sumo deadlift: 9 x 3-6, 125 lbs (55% 1RM) Barbell back squat (low bar, wide stance): 9 x 3-6, 110 lbs (55% 1RM) Barbell […]

My Sumo Deadlifts are BEHIND

For those of you who may not know or haven’t figured it out – my Sumo deadlifts are a week BEHIND the rest of my core lifts because I started sumo deadlifts a week later, so technically Saturday would have been the last heavy load for the week BUT for sumo deadlifts it wasn’t the […]

Week One|Day 4|Powerlifting|Cycle One

Road to powerlifting Barbell back squat: 3 x 5 65% 1-RM: 117 lb 75% 1-RM: 135 lb 85% 1-RM: 153 lb , 5 rep max Leg press: 5 x 15, 180 lb Box squats: 5 x 15, 75 lb Leg extensions: 5 x 15, 60 lb Walking EZ-Bar lunges: 5 x 15, 30 lb Cardio […]

Catching Up On Week Six Workouts..

I have to catch everyone up on the rest of week six. So I will post Thursday & Saturdays workout in this ONE post.    Week Six|Day Four: Superset:   Barbell bench press: 3 x 10, 75 lb DB shrugs: 3 x 10-12, 70 lb Superset: Incline DB bench press: 3 x 10, 8, 7, […]