You Are Stronger Than You Think!

So I found these challenges on one of the facebook pages that I follow, Survival of the Fittest. Last week's challenge was to do as many reps as you could with your bodyweight on front squats.

So today I thought it would be fun to give it a try just to see what I could get! I weighed in at 123 today, but I decided to go with 120lbs because I thought I was really going to be terrible at these. I was thinking that I'd be happy if I got 10 reps.

Well, I guess I underestimated myself because I ended up getting 17 reps! I was pretty surprised with myself! :) It was brutal, though, especially since I really never do high rep squats ever!

"I learned something from all those sets and reps when I didn't think I could lift another ounce of weight. What I learned is that we are always stronger than we know." ~Arnold Schwarzenegger


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