54 Basic Strongman: Week 8 Day 2

Lower Day

Front Squats

Work up to a 3RM over seven sets. No pause.

Warmup

Work

  1. 135x3
  2. 185x3
  3. 225x3
  4. 245x3
  5. 265x3
  6. 285x3 PR! Felt too easy
  7. 300x3 +25lb PR

18” Deadlift

Work up to a 5RM over five sets.

  1. 135x5
  2. 225x5
  3. 315x5
  4. 405x5
  5. 445x5 +20lb PR

These PRs are really exciting. I’m not sure how they happened. I don’t physically feel super run-down like I usually do when getting PRs. Maybe Mike Westerling is a genius.

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