Tag Archives: introduction

Being the “special” one: An Unexpected Lesson

First, this post may come across as egotistical.  If so, my apologies.  It is what it is. From my youth, I have been seen as a smart person. I was usually the top in the class, or close to it, … Continue reading

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First deadlift with weight

During the 2nd night of intro, we were allowed to lift with weights after learning the moves with PVC.   I went for the 35lb bar which is thinner and therefore easier for a smaller hand to grab.  I  had … Continue reading

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Belts and Drawstrings

When you are large, especially if it is in your gut, the pants are basically held up by your belly. Who has loose clothes?  A belt? who needs one.  Drawstrings – they are just for letting out. My clothes had … Continue reading

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