I tore my right middle finger skin badly pulling 380lbs on the middle fingers deadlift last week. Now it’s 5 days until the USAWA Grip Champs and it is healing up about as slowly as I expected. It will probably hold for a single low-poundage effort at the contest. Not happy at all with that.
I haven’t done any contest-related lifting since the skin tear. I’ve been keeping myself occupied working and trying to do other non-strenuous exercise with Tiny Overlord.
Here she is after some stair sprints yesterday:
If I do manage to pull at least 140kg (308 pounds) at the contest, I will do this pose to celebrate: