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Tiny Overlord Contemplates The Saxon Plank


Don’t let her pretty dress fool you.  She was ready to blast off with this weight on the Saxon Plank. The Saxon Snatch is one of the events at the OTSM contest (USAWA sanctioned) at Eric Todd’s training facility in … Continue reading

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Mary McConnaughey and Me at 2016 Grip Champs


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Next Contest – 2015 USAWA Grip Championships


It’s 72 days until the 2015 USAWA Grip Championships.  This contest will be held in Abilene, KS at the magnificent Dino Gym.  I decided to compete a few days ago. If anyone is interested in how I’m training for this contest – … Continue reading

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My Gripday Party Write-Up: Part 2 – TWO HAND PINCH


Thanks to Scott Harris for riding up to the contest with me and then being nice enough to take pictures for me.  This photo was taken by Scott. Well, it’s been far longer than I thought it would be before … Continue reading

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My Gripday Party Write-Up: Part 1 – GRIPPERS


The Gripday Party on Saturday was a blast!  Of all the contests (grip and other strength contests included) I’ve been to over the last 12 years, this is top 3 in terms of how well put together the entire contest … Continue reading

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Griperace witnessed a dominating 20mm #3 block set close


This 149lb #3 is my goal gripper for the Gripday Party on April 5th. I barely got it closed with a 20mm block set about 2 weeks ago. On my Wednesday gripper workout, I smashed it shut and held it … Continue reading

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What’s The Plan For 2014?


Some things I don’t talk about on my blog.  Work is one of those.  So my work goals and what happens there are private.  Most everything else is an open book though.  I’ll do sort of a Q&A format on … Continue reading

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12-4-11: TNS Grippers


12-4-11, Sunday TNS GRIPPERS -Trainer-x5-both hands -110lb #2×5-right hand, -x3-left hand     Right forearm tweak announced itself even at this low level.  Not the worst it’s ever been – but about how it felt at the contest 3 weeks ago.  So … Continue reading

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11-22-11: 2-Hand Mouse Pinch-3/4″


Been a while since I’ve done thin pinch.  3/4″ width.  On my Mouse Pinch adjustable pinch width apparatus.  Not a good day for thin pinch!  Got to get my hands back in the 140lb range at least as quickly as … Continue reading

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