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Handstand Pushups and Bodyweight

By Coach Rob Regish / July 22, 2020 /

Question I’m a 300+lb powerlifter but getting older and looking to make a change. I really like what you’ve said about bodyweight stuff, and in particular the handstand pushup. Believe it or not, I’d kill to be able to do just one. Where do I start? Answer The first step in bringing BW work into…

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Weightlifting Cardio

By Coach Rob Regish / July 15, 2020 /

Question I hate cardio and prefer not to do it. I like lifting heavy things, so anything above 5 reps is cardio to me ha ha. However I just turned 40 and my Doctor says I need to do something. You seem pretty well versed in alternative approaches to things. If you were me, what…

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Building Your Biceps

By Coach Rob Regish / July 8, 2020 /

Question I’m just starting out with weightlifting and came across your website. What exercises do I do to build my biceps up the most? Do I need a preacher curl? Are DB curls as good as barbell?? Answer First things first: It sounds like you’re bodybuilding, not weightlifting. There is a difference and a reason…

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Ecdysterone and Kidneys

By Coach Rob Regish / July 1, 2020 /

Question I looked up that study you mentioned about Ecdysterone causing kidney issues and it is very concerning. You said you were going to look into it further. Can you tell me what you found, and should I stop taking Ecdy until more studies are done? Answer I have in fact completed my review of…

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