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Steve Simplefit Workout

Postby Steve » Tue Jul 28, 2009 3:50 pm

Hey how you doin', i'm Steve and im 15 years old. I'm going to start simplefit on Monday. I'm 5'9 and 165 pounds, very strong but need to lose a couple pounds, but still in shape. Just wonderin' if the admin has anythin' to say to me before i start. 8)
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Postby Ruli » Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:01 pm

welcome o SF steve - i hope you are going to enjoy yourself here.
not much advice at the moment - the advice will come once you start asking specific questions.
in the mean time, pace yourself, concentrate on form and have fun!!!!
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:14 am

I have no where to do pullups in my house? Does anyone have any suggestions on how to make and/or do them?
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Postby volleyball_man » Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:16 am

Steve - any trees nearby? Get a door gym. Go to a park.
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:40 am

Ok, thanks for the help. Idk why but pullups arent hard for me.... is it because i'm 15? :D
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Postby Norman » Wed Jul 29, 2009 10:34 am

no. I'm 36 and still struggling !

Just keep at it :)
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 1:08 pm

*Aren't*, lol. :lol:
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Postby prometheus » Wed Jul 29, 2009 2:22 pm

look on youtube to make sure your form is perfect on your pullups; go very slowly up and down, and start from a dead hang. If they're easy then that's great, and you'll be able to start at a higher level with more reps of pullups off the bat. Welcome!
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Postby Norman » Wed Jul 29, 2009 3:05 pm

Steve: :lol:

I got it now
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 5:10 pm

L1D1 36 rounds
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 5:43 pm

Is it ok if i do chin ups? Or?
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Postby redleader327 » Wed Jul 29, 2009 6:13 pm

Steve, if you cannot do pull-ups (palms facing away), then chin-ups are an acceptable substitute, imo. Try to do alternating grips (one palm facing, one away) if possible.
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Postby Steve » Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:25 pm

No, i can do pull ups, not very many but i can do them. Anyways i found a great rafter in my basement to do pullups on.
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Postby volleyball_man » Thu Jul 30, 2009 5:17 pm

I disagree about the slow up and slow down - especially on the race against the clock workouts. I kip.
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Postby Steve » Mon Aug 03, 2009 3:03 pm

Is there a simple diet i can follow? Is there one on the website? Any suggestions?
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