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Athlete Journal, Entry 56 – Powerlifting Meet Highlights
I had a great training week and wrapped it up by running a powerlifting meet at my gym. Here are some of the highlights from the event. First up is Adrian Larsen hitting a 573 raw bench, which is only 8lbs shy of the All-Time Raw record at his class:
And Shawn Doyle hitting a huge milestone with a 2105 Total Raw:
Various mobility work and prep of shoulders
Incline Bench w/Chain
Grappler Shoulder Press (1 arm)
Overhead Band Extension
Mobility and prehab x 15min
1 Leg Adductor Press
Band Bad Girls
Band Resisted Dimel Deadlift for speed
145+#1, doubled x20,20,20
1 Arm Dumbbell Rows
Pullups Neutral Grip
Ran a powerlifting competition at the gym.