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  1. Abishai

    Kettlebell Deadlifting with kettlebells

    Hi all, I have previously asked the forum if I should pursue DLs or kettlebell swings. I have limited hinge mobility that will need some work. The forum advised me to first work on DLs with a barbell to iron out the movement then progress to explosive hinging (KBs). I began looking into...
  2. Abishai

    Barbell ROM in Deadlifts

    Hi all, Being a calithstenic junkie all my life I just recently started Deadlifting. I am having real trouble keeping my spine neutral (not rounding my back)as I hinge. Any tips on working on getting the full ROM?
  3. Kettlebell Kettlebell or Barbell

    Hello all, I have a question mainly targeted towards any one with military experience or similar. I have been a Police officer for several years and am soon to be joining the Army in an infantry role, with about 12 weeks to train before I begin training. I was planning on using the “Black...
  4. mjikia

    Barbell How would you evaluate this advice on barbell strength training

    I'm a complete novice, so I don't know what I don't know. I don't have a personal trainer, but I looked around the gym, found the guy working the biggest weights and asked for advice on how to do stuff, and he really went out of his way to help me out, even coached me on how to do the exercises...
  5. Barbell How Much Do KB Swings Affect Recovery for Barbell Training?

    I'm doing the standard GSLP program which focuses on bench, OHP, squats, and deadlifts. I do a minimum amount of plug-ins (accessory lifts) per the program. Specifically, alternating each workout lying tricep extension and rows/CG Bench and assisted chin ups. All done 3 x 5-8. I want to get...
  6. Roman Kladivo

    Barbell Program Critique Needed

    Hi everyone, After more than year of dedicated kettlebell lifting, I decided to switch to barbell and slowly prepare myself for SFL. Unfortunately, I am not really experienced when it comes to barbell programming so I would gladly accept any pieces of advice I can get. But first few things...
  7. Lane Britnell

    Easy Strength+Wim Hof Method

    Lane Britnell Age: 25 6ft, 160lbs Background: Pole Vault SFG, SFL Goals: -Finish each set with a rep in the bank for the entire 8 week program -Train pain free -Enjoy training -Alleviate Crohn's disease symptoms. The right amount of training really helps me with appetite, sleep, and mood...
  8. ward718

    Barbell Return to BB & Pelvic Floor

    Hey gang - 35yo female, 5'6'', 128#, no current body comp known. Looking for some training advice regarding form. I had my first child in December, 2015, and despite having a relatively uneventful pregnancy and delivery, had to undergo 4m of physical therapy to improve general pelvic floor...
  9. krishnab75

    Barbell Using Ethan Reeve's Density Training as strength basis for hiking/camping

    Hey folks, this is my first post. So I am training towards doing more hiking/backpacking in the outdoors. So the basic movement patterns are things like carrying 30lb on my back while hiking 6 miles uphill. Or participating in lifting an 80lb canoe and helping carry it 200 feet. I am a 42...
  10. coachnathanwhite

    Barbell PodCast: My Workout Routine & The Benefits of a Strength Coach

    #302: My Workout Routine & The Benefits of a Strength Coach from The Art of Manliness Episode Info Back in 2015, I had Starting Strength coach Matt Reynolds on the podcast to talk about barbell training. At about the same time, I started getting online coaching from Matt for my own barbell...
  11. coachnathanwhite

    Kettlebell Coaching to Elevate Others

    Coaches - Your #1 goal personally and professionally should be to elevate others. How many opportunities day to day do you have to practice this? Do you know someone who achieved something big for them? This achievement may be below your skill level, but it's not about you it's about them...
  12. Bobby

    Kettlebell SFG certification training

    hello, In my preparation for the SFG cert (March 2016), I am wondering if there's a suggested rest time between training leading up to the certification and the actual 3 day event. For example, train for 3 months and take a week off before the certification? A few days off? I planned on...
  13. Bobby

    Kettlebell Combining heavy weights, Kettlebells and sport specific training

    I am wondering what the best way would be to go about combining heavy weights with kettlebell training, with sport specific training. For example, I play basketball and run sprints to maintain athletic ability, more specifically, controlled movement running in a straight line, as well as...
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