Yesterday’s deads

I did not make it to the gym today due to having other priorities and then having to work. This was yesterday’s workout.     Conventional deadlift: 3 x 3   70% of 90% of 1-RM: 185 lb 80% of 90% of 1-RM: 215 lb 90% of 90% of 1-RM: 240 lb, I did 3Continue reading “Yesterday’s deads”

The Front Squat— Exercise

Many of you probably have either heard of or performed the front squat. This particular exercise is great for the quads (isolation) & also helps because to keep your back straight and upright. What makes this particular exercise “harder” is because there is two variations of the hand placement (depending on your preference, either youContinue reading “The Front Squat— Exercise”

Have You Ever Jumped For a Squat?

Jump Squats It is all in the name of pain that one can do Jump squats — LOL.  I remember when back when I was a spring chicken and more athletic than I am now (year or so ago) I was doing 30/40/50 reps of jump squats (and compared to some athletes now, that isContinue reading “Have You Ever Jumped For a Squat?”

Stiff-legged Deadlifts (Exercise How To)

For my deadlifters out there, this will be another one of those exercises you might enjoy, although I have met some that don’t enjoy this variation, but I, for one like it. If you are looking for way to strengthen those hammies, this is an exercise for you! don’t give up on yourself if youContinue reading “Stiff-legged Deadlifts (Exercise How To)”

Wednesday, Oct. 4th Workout

Back, Abs & Glutes Workout: Superset:   Hyperextension (back extension): 4 x 8-10, 25 lb & 45 lb plates Glutes bridge: 3 x 8-10 Ankle touches: 4 x 20 Superset: Kneeling barbell squat: 4 x 8-10, 115 lb one arm DB row: 3 x 8-10, 35 lb Toe touches: 4 x 20 Superset: One leggedContinue reading “Wednesday, Oct. 4th Workout”