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”

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””

Week Nine Day Four —- Thursday

Barbell back squat: 3 x 3   70% of 90% of 1RM: 140 lb 80% of 90% of 1RM: 160 lb 90% of 90% of 1RM: 180 lb. 5 max reps   Barbell front squats: 5 x 12, 60 lb Barbell box squats: 5 x 12, 185 lb Leg press (quad dominant): 5 x 12,Continue reading “Week Nine Day Four —- Thursday”

Squats & legs

Barbell back squat: 3 x 5 — Deload week ..    40% of 90% of 1-RM: 75 lb 50% of 90% of 1-RM: 95 lb 60% of 90% of 1-RM: 115 lb   Barbell front squat: 5 x 6, 110 lb, 105 lb Barbell box squat: 5 x 6, 225 lb, 245 lb Linear legContinue reading “Squats & legs”

Saturday Afternoon leg day

Week Five|Day Five I suppose today I got lucky, because I didn’t lose any strength in these quads and hammies 🙂 Workout: Superset: Barbell front squat: 3 x 8, 100 lb DB goblet squat: 3 x 10-12, 25 lb Superset: Linear leg press (hamstring foot placement): 3 x 8, 388 lb  Smith machine narrow stanceContinue reading “Saturday Afternoon leg day”