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Pull-up Queen

Yes, that’s me. I’m up to 2 already, and I don’t even know how it happened. A few weeks ago at the gym I tested my ability and hit a full pull-up. There was nobody there that I knew besides … Continue reading

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More on the pull ups.

I’m so close I can taste them. They’re a little metallic and quite salty. I think I’ve still got a few weeks to go yet. I’ll go to the gym with Lumpy next weekend and see what we gots. In … Continue reading

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The Pull Ups

Today I finally had a great workout. I don’t know if having 4 shitty weeks in a row was worth the payoff, but the workout was amazing. I have 3 assistance bands that I use. The purple is the least … Continue reading

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There’s trouble in backsville.

I recently saw a new back doctor because the previous two tries had been somewhat disastrous. (I only got an MRI after almost shouting down the last guy.) Some new symptoms had been happening and I thought I’d try again … Continue reading

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“Taking it easy”

I’m taking a week off from pull up training because I feel like I need a break. I worked out on Tuesday intending on doing a light workout, and now I’m so sore I feel like I can’t walk properly. … Continue reading

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Sleep, the other white meat.

Sometimes I wonder if my body is trying to make up for all the years I didn’t sleep. I once went through a 4 month period with 2-4 hours of sleep every night. I wasn’t diagnosed with insomnia until my … Continue reading

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Food is giving me a hard time

Exercise, generally, is not my problem. It’s eating. I had a tough week-started out pretty well, then had a terrible migraine for a few days, and still have stomach issues. It makes it hard to do the work I need … Continue reading

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