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Bleacher Creature Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-20-10 10:32 AM
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12. Please don't apologize!
You're doing me a huge favor, so take all of the time you need to respond.

I really don't have any machines that I particularly like -- other than maybe the lat pulldown and the chest press. My main issue is that I never know how much weight to put on.

The other thing is that I really don't like curls (they feel really awkward), although I know that working my biceps needs to be part of my routine.
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  -I hate lifting weights, but need to do some strength training. Bleacher Creature  Jan-14-10 01:05 PM   #0 
  - I'm an amateur  supernova   Jan-14-10 01:38 PM   #1 
  - I feel the same way about lifting weights.  Raffi Ella   Jan-14-10 06:37 PM   #2 
  - Why do you find it boring?  flvegan   Jan-15-10 04:58 PM   #3 
  - Good question.  Bleacher Creature   Jan-16-10 12:11 PM   #5 
     - I have three personal trainer certs.  flvegan   Jan-16-10 12:18 PM   #6 
        - What should I do to get started?  Bleacher Creature   Jan-16-10 07:54 PM   #7 
           - You *could* hire a PT, sure.  flvegan   Jan-16-10 08:09 PM   #8 
              - Thanks!  Bleacher Creature   Jan-17-10 10:14 AM   #9 
                 - You'll want a three day split then.  flvegan   Jan-19-10 05:39 PM   #10 
                    - Heh. I was going to recommend something very similar.  ZenLefty   Jan-19-10 09:39 PM   #11 
                    - Please don't apologize!  Bleacher Creature   Jan-20-10 10:32 AM   #12 
                       - Simple fixes.  flvegan   Jan-28-10 03:38 PM   #13 
                          - Awesome secrets  City of Mills   Feb-01-10 12:24 PM   #15 
                             - Listen to your body.  flvegan   Feb-02-10 10:51 AM   #16 
                                - My arms are sore today!  City of Mills   Feb-02-10 11:07 AM   #18 
                                   - To help build those forearms  flvegan   Feb-02-10 11:17 AM   #20 
  - I love doing it, but I don't do it in a vacuum  DavidDvorkin   Jan-16-10 10:01 AM   #4 
  - Great thread  City of Mills   Feb-01-10 12:15 PM   #14 
     - The old rule on protein is 1 gram per pound of bodyweight  flvegan   Feb-02-10 10:54 AM   #17 
        - That makes a lot of sense  City of Mills   Feb-02-10 11:08 AM   #19 
 

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