Leg day 10.16 18

Warm up: Kettlebell stiff legged deadlift: 4 x 25, 4kg Kettlebell swings: 4 x 25, 4kg Clamshell with band: 4 x 25 each leg, red band Workout: Conventional deadlift: 6 x 5-6 @ 65% 1RM — 200 lbs Barbell back squat: 6 x 5-6 @ 65% 1RM — 145 lbs Front Squats: 5 x 8-10,Continue reading “Leg day 10.16 18”

Dynamic speed leg day

Oh the thrills of having to start light again and work my way up to heavier weights. I did good speed work on the Sumo deadlift today, but squats were shaking somewhat. Hopefully, that’s just a sign they are getting used to the weights again. Considering it was low weight today,  it somewhat would worryContinue reading “Dynamic speed leg day”

Sumo Deadlift PR’s yesterday

Firstly, I would like to say that yesterday I managed to hit 3 PR’s in my sumo deadlift. Last week I left off at a 25 lb increase to 250 and this week I was able to add 40 lbs more to it, Videos showing my lifts: Sumo PR’s each video is showing different weights starting fromContinue reading “Sumo Deadlift PR’s yesterday”

Tuesday’s workout

Warm up:   plie squats: 4 x 25, 15 lbs kettlebell swings: 4 x 25, 4kg lateral band walks: 4 x 25, green band Workout: Sumo deadlift: 9 x 3-6 (55% 1RM) 125 lbs Barbell back squat (55% 1RM) 110 lbs Front squats: 5 x 8-10, 70 lbs Box squats: 5 x 8-10, 185 lbsContinue reading “Tuesday’s workout”

Heavy core leg lifts “learning to push through”

Feeling bloated and cramping sucks. I wasn’t sure by the way my body was acting if I would be able to go through with this heavy lifting day, especially since it was deadlifts AND squats, and I knew I wouldn’t hae time to make up for it this week — because of it being MemorialContinue reading “Heavy core leg lifts “learning to push through””