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Rogue Fatbells in Action

We ordered a complete set of the Donnie Thompson design of Fatbells through Rogue for 2XL Powerlifting and immediately put them to use.  While some have referred to these as ‘flower pots,’ as all but one size is closed on one side.  This provides for global balance unlike that found …

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A Visit to The Compound or Hanging with Donnie Thompson

^^Hanging with Donnie Thompson^^ Several months back we had the honor and phenomenal experience of having Donnie Thompson visit 2XL Powerlifting to perform two clinics on performance therapy. Day one was focused on full body athletic performance techniques, including diffusion using the ‘Ex Wives.’ Following a great weekend sharing ‘gym …

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A Visit to Monster Garage 4.0

^^MGG Partner Eric Maroscher Chalked Up for a Squat Having visited Monster Garage Gym (MGG) 3.0, I have to say that even while in the throes of unpacking at the new location it is a definite upgrade. If you consider the upgrade from Windows 7/8.1 to Windows 10, the upgrade …

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Chicago Summer Bash 12 Results & Videos

APF/AAPF Chicago Summer Bash 12 – July 18-19, 2015 Results – PDF Results Excel – Excel Results Full Meet Videos: Saturday 7/18 – Platform 1 Saturday 7/18 – Platform 2 Sunday 7/19 – Platform 1 Sunday 7/19 – Platform 2

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Chicago Summer Bash 12 Roster

Chicago Summer Bash 12 Roster – updated 7/14/15 Any corrections/edits, email Eric Stone at thestone@chicagopowerlifting.com Summer Bash 12 Roster in PDF BO = Bench only – all of whom will lift Saturday at 9 a.m. All others are Full Power, lifting on the day listed CO = Crossover, i.e. lifter is entered …

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SuperD Performance Therapy Clinic Review

Healing. Callusing. Growing Stronger While Lying Down? What I Learned from Donnie Thompson’s Performance Therapy Clinic  By:  Pete Arroyo, Legacy Strength Systems Part 1: Hypertonicity and Tempering              To say the knowledge attained at the Super D Performance Therapy Clinic was an eye opener is an understatement. Donnie brought a …

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Michigan Gyms To Hold Deadlift Party Fundraisers

Faber family

Michigan powerlifters Becky and Bobby Faber’s daughter Ashlynn was recently diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. She is currently at Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, MI getting the best care that she can. Lifters across the state of Michigan are banding together to support the Faber family by donating …

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