Category: Weightlifting

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Building muscle for rowing

I’ve actually worked How to Build Muscle for Rowing Review into my workout.  The workout is very simple: seven machine-based workouts, four on one day, skip a day, three on the other. I started out with Betsy at the King Street XSport Fitness so that I could get my max weight sorted out as a baseline: leg press: 240lbs, chest […]

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Out of the frying pan onto water

Remember when I was running 5ks? It seems like only yesterday I was literally kicking ass and taking names at 9Round Penrose and doing Pacers-sponsored 5k races. Well, that took a break. I caught some sort of bug and tried to use my human immune system to fight off the invading armies with sleep, liquids, […]

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How to Build Muscle for Rowing Review

Title: How to Build Muscle for Rowing Author: Jack Gorcika Genre: Fitness Publisher: Amazon Digital Services LLC Release Date: June 17, 2013 Format: Kindle Pages: 27 pages Source: http://amzn.to/29Svkgy How to Build Muscle for Rowing is such a simple and persistent gym machine-based workout that it just might work. Just leg press, lat pulldown, bench […]

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No 2nd chance to make a 1st impression

[Adapted from Biznology] Conor Lynch of CrossFit South Arlington had me at hello.  If you want to reel in a new member of your CrossFit gym, it really does come down to harnessing your inner Conor Lynch. I have been doing everything to get back into shape: started a health and fitness blog, became obsessed with kettlebells, applied […]

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