Training Squats & Deadlifts Week 5

Squats & Deadlifts Warm up: Band squats: 4 x 25, green band DB Romanian Deadlifts: 4 x 25, 30 lbs Band Abduction:4 x 25, green band Workout: Sumo Deadlift: 5 x 5 x 75%, 215 lbs Barbell back squat: 5 x 5 x 75%, 170 lbs Box squats: 5 x 5, 200 lbs Superset: EZ […]

Week Four No Deadlifts Day Two

Thursday Warm up: Kneeling hip stretch: 4 x 15 seconds each side Hip circles: 4 x 25 hip abduction: 4 x 25, 45 lbs Workout: Superset: Kettlebell goblet squat: 5 x 8-10, 10 kg Kettlebell plie squat: 5 x 8-10, 16 kg Superset: Linear leg press: 5 x 8-10, 298 lbs DB jump lunges: 5 […]

Week Three Leg Day

Day Two¬† Warm up: Plie squat: 4 x 25, 10 kg Kneeling hip stretch: 4 x 15 seconds¬† seated hip adduction: 4 x 25, 40 lbs Workout: Conventional deadlift: 5 x 1 x 80%, 245 lbs Barbell back squat: 5 x 1 x 80%, 180 lbs Front squats: 5 x 5, 95 lbs (was going […]

Legs

Legs Warm up: EZ bar stiff legged deadlift: 4 x 25, 20 lbs Hip adduction: 4 x 25, 40 lbs Ab coaster: 4 x 25, 20 lbs Workout: Conventional deadlift: 6 x 6-8 (70%) 3 x 215 lbs, 3 x 220 lbs Barbell back squat: 6 x 6-8 (70%) 3 x 155 lbs, 3 x […]

Success quickly became failure

To start things off, today’s deadlifts I thought were going to go my way, but ends up being I did worse off than I had imagined. I lifted a good lift at 290 & with 305 being my max, I figured lifting 295 afterwards wouldn’t be hard, but boy, I failed that lift 3 times. […]