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Reason for Geared Powerlifting?
 

heavythrower
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kblk3125 wrote:
Louie Simmons on this subject way back in 2002.

http://www.westside-barbell.co...



i read this when first posted, louie has ALSO been quoted as saying that when he really wants to know who the strongest people are, he looks at the deadlifts, because that is the lift equipment makes the least impact.

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frankjl
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I like raw powerlifting. I also like geared powerlifting. I want to be good at both -- and I realize that they are not the same thing. Here's my jam:

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pbclax1
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frankjl wrote:
I like raw powerlifting. I also like geared powerlifting. I want to be good at both -- and I realize that they are not the same thing. Here's my jam:



QFMFT

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aceshigh92
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StormTheBeach wrote:
I saw a homeless guy taking a shit in a baseball dugout this morning. Totally raw. Not parallel. Gear wins.


THIS...IS AWESOME HAHA

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tork94
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probably started as a way to boost ego. then all the best did it, and the rest wanted the best competition so started gearing up to

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Zerpp
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Same question as why do a lot of IFBB pros juice. Everyone has limits, and gear and roids lifts those limits. Never seen someone squat 1200, ATG, butt nekid before and probably won't anytime soon.

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jackedup45
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i am a fan of RAW lifting!, and i hope powerlifitng takes a move towards more RAW lifting!

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T3hPwnisher
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jackedup45 wrote:
i am a fan of RAW lifting!, and i hope powerlifitng takes a move towards more RAW lifting!


Why are you typing raw in all caps? Are you yelling it?

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heavythrower
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T3hPwnisher wrote:
jackedup45 wrote:
i am a fan of RAW lifting!, and i hope powerlifitng takes a move towards more RAW lifting!


Why are you typing raw in all caps? Are you yelling it?




YES, WHY DO YOU ASK?

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anonymous_burn
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Voice immodulation syndrome takes another life, it's so sad.

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