Week Four no deadlifts

Tuesday Week four of this program I am following for deadlifts is all accessory work but I decided to keep squats around for compound lifting purposes — but it feels good taking a small break away from deadlifts to allow my body to recover faster and more efficiently.  Warm up: Body bar goodmorning: 4 xContinue reading “Week Four no deadlifts”

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 goingContinue reading “Week Three Leg Day”

Short routine

Compound lifts Warm up: seated leg curl: 4 x 25, 20 lbs butt lifts: 4 x 25 front box step ups: 4 x 25 Workout: Conventional deadlift: 6 x 6-8. 3 x 190 lbs, 3 x 195 lbs  Barbell back squat: 6 x 8-10, 3 x 140 lbs, 3 x 145 lbs

Thick Tuesday — leg day

Warm up: Leg press: 4 x 25, 60 lbs Box step ups: 4 x 25 Kettlebell swings: 4 x 25, 8kg Workout: Sumo deadlift: 4 x 6-8 (60%) 175 lbs sumo deadlift: 3 x 6-8 (65%) 190 lbs Barbell back squat: 4 x 6-8 (60%) 135 lbs Barbell back squat: 3 x 6-8 (65%) 145Continue reading “Thick Tuesday — leg day”

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 xContinue reading “Legs”