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i ran a trail race last saturday, it was very challenging. this was my second time running it and i did better this year than last year

but still did not do well

the work continues :judge:
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i am fat now
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and office body, doing no exercise, just sitting and typing and concocting
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got to get up, got to get out :llama: i fear this same thing, it is a good motivator for double bass foot tapping and nice soothing runs
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Just got my first stripe today at graduation training. Speechless... first baby steps but this was very unexpected.
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ran a 10k this morning

it was a lovely course

it should not have been challenging but was, as i did not run much in november

the work continues
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Awesome dusty :xx:

I’m running 5 to 7 km’s. Pretty dead after 6 but I do recover very quickly after I finish. Maybe I need a steadier pace.
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what's your current pace
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I don't know. It varies as I run with my dog, I just got a fitbit charge 3 so I'll be able to measure that.
I start off easy and slowly work up to a higher pace but try to stay around 130 to 140 bpm heart rate-wise.
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Hey Skinner,

You like nogi a little more than gi, right?

I also love nogi. Are you planning on checking out a 10th planet gym some time?
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Yeah I dig nogi. My professor is actually going for his black belt in 10th planet. He's known Eddie for quite a while.

I think I'll stay away from 10th planet for now because Eddie will literally spend 40 minutes talking about how the earth is flat during class on the regular. Also everyone there treats every roll like it's a tournament, and I don't need to get injured just to satisfy some dude's gym ego.
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:hard-on bearer:

No idea how the 10p place is here in Amsterdam. Would like to jusr visit for a day.

Still very happy with my school though, not too big and great friendly people who want to learn and grow instead of only destroy you.
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back training and motivated :santa:

nothing heavy really, body building style weights, lots of walking, working to feel healthier in general.
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good deal :beer:
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User wrote:i am fat now
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Going for that goddamned 200kg deadlift this year. at 170kg right now.
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DO IT
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still fat
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For those who work at home, at least try this.
Every hour do one set of:
- 15 pushups
- 15 squ.ats
- 30 second plank

At the end of your day you have done 120 pushups, 120 sq.uats and a 4 minute plank.
Beats doing nothing.
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got a few weights at home so i can make things work still. :ba:
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:xx:
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I lifted a bit of weight this weekend :xx: I want to try again, keep it simple. 15 minutes a day, just basic exercise with moderate weight. I'm so weak now :homework:
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How? are there gyms open or do you have access to some weights? Good to see you getting back into it :santa:

I have a few bits (bands, limited weights, kettlebells, pull up bar), been trying to keep on top of things, work on some issues I've had with my shoulder again etc.
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I have some stuff at home, a rack, a bench, a barbell with 70kg in plates :cool:
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sade wrote:How? are there gyms open or do you have access to some weights? Good to see you getting back into it :santa:

I have a few bits (bands, limited weights, kettlebells, pull up bar), been trying to keep on top of things, work on some issues I've had with my shoulder again etc.
I'm actually in the market for some bands. Any you'd recommend?
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I've had my bands for about a decade, finally getting significant use out of them! I purchased from Iron Woody but like everywhere with sports equipment I am not sure what supply times are like. EliteFTS are another brand I know that is US based but I'm sure Amazon has cheaper alternatives.

I purchased some some "mini" bands from Amazon which are branded Gritin and while I bought these for rehab they are great for training biceps and shoulders because they're easy to double up and increase the resistance slightly. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Gritin-Resista ... B07L9WLKZQ

You can get kits from Amazon which I've seen suggested by a bunch of instagram accounts, they allow the bands to be hooked under or around door frames but I haven't ordered as I've got enough kit to keep me going - they come under many different brand names and are probably all from the same Chinese factory but here is an example: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B06W5RPRTF/ ... _lig_dp_it
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Ninny wrote:I have some stuff at home, a rack, a bench, a barbell with 70kg in plates :cool:
Amazing! you can get so much done with that, good luck with it.

I sold my squarsh rack, bar and most of my plates last year for PEANUTS. I've been told that weights are going for £4/kg now, normally it's £1/kg. A fellating lover of mine basically sold his gym just to cash in.

When I get my own place I'll start accumulating a few more bits and pieces with any future LOCK-DOWN in mind but I miss the gym and it being separate to the rest of my life.
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Finally did a 160kg squarsh and 180kg deadlift, progress!
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yea, but how much can you curl?
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1000kg
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For how many r..eps though?
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1000kg worth
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damn that's a lot of nose picks
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One solid rep for changing car tires two times a year
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Gonna order some running shoes so I can start doing that again. I haven't ran in almost 4 years, but the monotony of inactivity is really starting to get to me.
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i ran for about 20 seconds the other day and thought my heart was going to explode, i had to rest for like 5 minutes :oldryan:
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i am running every second or third day, it's nice
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been running and walking much more these last few weeks

especially as i am teaching my son to bike & then chasing after him. he is a fast learner, i will need my own bike soon
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that is the good way :judge:
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ran 10k this morning in the surprisingly cool morning air

this was doubly sweet as i was quite lazy when i got up & thought for awhile i wouldn't go running after all

going running > not going running

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It was already humid as fuck when I woke up at 730
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nice work dusty. i am a few days behind in my runs. today is the day :judge:
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got a stupid scrapple watch so i can force myself to pay attention to how lazy i am all the time in an effort to not be

hitting all them daily goals so far. currently going on walks for a few miles every day, doing the big uphill route near my house this week. probably do it for another week or two after that until i'm feeling a bit more back in shape before i start running properly again
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Nice work son of eriK

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I really need to exercise more. At least I'm working pretty regularly so that's a good amount of movement. I miss aggressively hugging in pajamas :eyes:
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Skinfection wrote: I miss aggressively hugging in pajamas :eyes:
Likewise.
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My professor is opening up the gym on Monday. He couldn't secure a loan so he's basically forced into it. Even if I hadn't moved, I still wouldn't go train. I wish him the best, but it's still way too early and there are still huge covid spikes happening all over the country.
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