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Some Deadlift Motivation

Discussion in 'Training & Nutrition' started by Clint, Feb 14, 2010.

  1. Clint

    Clint Administrator Staff Member

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    Here is Zydrunas Savickas making us all look like pussies


    Unless my math is wrong that is 946 pounds
     
  2. Ninjastix

    Ninjastix Damn Gina Site Donor

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    LOL the fucking clamps came off...

    He still has nothing on a gorilla.
     
  3. Paytheplayer

    Paytheplayer Left leg put u 2 cemetery

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    I don't know I think it's less than that.
    Unless I'm missing something, I counted 16 45lb plates, and in the second lift, those extra weights can't be more than 2 x 25lb plates, if not 10lb.
    I'm guessing he lifted about 810lbs...but like I said I might be missing something.

    Regardless, thats ridiculously insane. Out of every exercise I do, I do the least weight on deadlifts. I'm too afraid of injury, so I just do enough weight to strain to about 10 per set.

    Edit: Just realized, the weights might be different sizes where he's lifting.
     
  4. The Sundance Kid

    The Sundance Kid Outlaw Staff Member

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    1 kilo = 2.2 pounds, No?
     
  5. neo

    neo Misses Karo

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    Love how the camera shakes when he puts the weights down
     
  6. Clint

    Clint Administrator Staff Member

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    Yeah I think they are 25kg plates, so 55lbs each
     
  7. Paytheplayer

    Paytheplayer Left leg put u 2 cemetery

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    thats crazy. Pretty sure Olympic bars are made to handle MAX 1000lbs too, so he's basically pushing the limits.
    I saw a guy at the gym doing 4 x 45lb plates on each side the other day and thought that was nuts...
     
  8. PatsWillPoundMyProlapsedChin

    PatsWillPoundMyProlapsedChin Well-Known Member Site Donor

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    That's no biggie. I heard GG did that at the grand opening of his new GNC store.
     
  9. Mr Uppercut

    Mr Uppercut I like what I do. I do what I like

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    With one hand.
     
  10. groundgame

    groundgame New Member

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    It was actually with my cock only.
     
  11. Paytheplayer

    Paytheplayer Left leg put u 2 cemetery

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    Cock pushups?
     
  12. Hillary's Vagina

    Hillary's Vagina Black Lives Matter

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    I can do that! woot for 3-5
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  13. Hillary's Vagina

    Hillary's Vagina Black Lives Matter

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    This guy is wearing a deadlift suit which will give you about 275lbs on your lift...

    This guy i train with, he is 48 or 49...is one of the best Raw deadlifters in the country for his age...all he is using is a belt here...which is just for support...some reason the vids are not embedding



    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0GDlbjCkWno[/ame]


    This is fred who also trains with all the guys...he is 70 years old..lifetime drug free as are all the lifters at baystate

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IxlY9LjACTg[/ame]
     
  14. Paytheplayer

    Paytheplayer Left leg put u 2 cemetery

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    Fuck man I can't imagine doing that much. I like to lift heavy, but when it comes to deadlifts I never push it. I'm always afraid im going to pull my back. I usually just keep it at about 275 for about 10-12 reps per set.
     
  15. Poindexter

    Poindexter Reputation: ∞ Staff Member

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    This motivates me.
     
  16. Miz

    Miz mortality, ka, and the Tower

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    I can't deadlift to save my life. I don't even try it cause my form is bad and I hurt my back doing power klines (spelling) one time. What are the benefits of deadlift? Aren't squats more functional? I started lifting a little again. I want to keep my strength up but I want it to be functional since I grapple. I love when a body builder comes in and you just chew them up when you're about half as strong as them of course a guy who deadlifts probably had more functional strength then the guy from the gym who focuses on biceps.
     

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