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Forum: Equipment 07-05-2006, 06:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,597
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Luke, thanks for the suggestion. I was wondering...

Luke, thanks for the suggestion. I was wondering more about weather-resistant footings (sans concrete) or if I just bite the bullet and do some kind of evil chemical treatment to the lower 4 feet.
...
Forum: Equipment 07-05-2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,220
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Jim, was that amazon.ca or amazon.com? I can't...

Jim, was that amazon.ca or amazon.com? I can't seem to find it on .ca

-Thanks
Forum: Exercises 07-04-2006, 06:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,732
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Greg, that sounds quite different than the photo...

Greg, that sounds quite different than the photo in the link. Do you have a pic of the bottom posture you are describing?
Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2006, 06:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 12,597
Posted By Anthony Cecil
I was going to build some similar things for my...

I was going to build some similar things for my daughter and myself, but did not want to set the posts in concrete. Has anyone tried an alternative for getting a good foundation for your backyard...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2006, 06:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,220
Posted By Anthony Cecil
I tried to order it on the site, but it wouldn't...

I tried to order it on the site, but it wouldn't accept Canada as a shipping destination (although it accepted my Province without complaint). I tried e-mailing them but have had no response...
Forum: CrossPit 06-30-2006, 05:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,324
Posted By Anthony Cecil
And Amanda is an excellent example of a fighter...

And Amanda is an excellent example of a fighter who competes in both Grappling and MMA. I enjoyed seeing your last SG fight against Yabu****a!

For those who don't know:...
Forum: CrossPit 06-26-2006, 03:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,324
Posted By Anthony Cecil
There is a Japanese promotion called "Smack Girl"...

There is a Japanese promotion called "Smack Girl" which has some good competitors. A fair proportion of their matches are more at an amateur level, though. Shooto has a ladies division (G-Shooto) and...
Forum: Starting 06-23-2006, 01:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,637
Posted By Anthony Cecil
"And of course, bear wrestling" Unfortunately,...

"And of course, bear wrestling"
Unfortunately, bear wrestling has only ever been sucessfully done by Fedor... :-)

Here is another vote for rocks. Single hand OHS with rock is my favorite as my...
Forum: Exercises 06-23-2006, 12:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,982
Posted By Anthony Cecil
"i can't help but like pulls cause i can get so...

"i can't help but like pulls cause i can get so much higher on the bar. with chins i can't get the height on the bar- although they feel like they stretch my shoulder more at the bottom position."
...
Forum: CrossPit 06-23-2006, 12:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,497
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Been training in all kinds of stuff for 20+...

Been training in all kinds of stuff for 20+ years. I love teaching but still consider myself a student of almost anything I can get my hands on...
Forum: CrossPit 06-23-2006, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,698
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Brad Pickett is great. I don't know how he would...

Brad Pickett is great. I don't know how he would stand up to the international scene, but he has solid skill and huge heart.

"He's also worked atleast one fight recently."

"Charlie, I'm not...
Forum: Fitness 06-23-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,001
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Yikes. Not just planche pushups, but fingertip...

Yikes. Not just planche pushups, but fingertip planche pushups! I love the crossover between Breakdance, Capoeira, Gymnastics, and a little Parkour...
Forum: Fitness 06-23-2006, 11:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,151
Posted By Anthony Cecil
"dude that's hilarious! I'm in PG!" Hey...

"dude that's hilarious! I'm in PG!"
Hey Neighbour, I'm in 100 Mile...

Been doing martial arts for 20 years but new to CF.
:-)
Forum: CrossPit 06-20-2006, 05:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 12,897
Posted By Anthony Cecil
I know a lot of people who are hoping for Ken to...

I know a lot of people who are hoping for Ken to win just so that he will finally retire. Count me amongst the "switching to Tito's camp." They are both a little too puroresu for my liking, though......
Forum: CrossPit 06-20-2006, 05:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,229
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Just a further 2 cents on this - the Karl...

Just a further 2 cents on this - the Karl Tanswell S.T.A.B. material (Straight Blast Gym) seemed the most practical knife defence I have ever seen. Although I like practicing Kali more (way more...
Forum: CrossPit 06-20-2006, 04:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,384
Posted By Anthony Cecil
I am a little late in this thread but I would say...

I am a little late in this thread but I would say that you have material for a couple of shows. My top picks:
1. The Pit Approach to Training
2. Differences between CF and MMA training
3. Matt...
Forum: CrossPit 06-20-2006, 04:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,247
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Just to throw my 2-bits in, I had the same injury...

Just to throw my 2-bits in, I had the same injury as Kalib where the rib was seperated from the sternum. It is way more than bruised ribs. Even breaking a hand is more manageable in a fight. It took...
Forum: Fitness 06-20-2006, 03:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,151
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Sorry, my question wasn't really clear. I am...

Sorry, my question wasn't really clear. I am mostly interested in highly intermittent anaerobic dominant sports like grappling, boxing and mixed martial arts. In this case you usually have a 60...
Forum: Fitness 06-19-2006, 07:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,151
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Wow - that was an amazing amount of information...

Wow - that was an amazing amount of information coming from a thread that started with a Max HR question! To go back to the quote about HR recovery, has anyone done much (formal or informal) study of...
Forum: Exercises 06-19-2006, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,856
Posted By Anthony Cecil
"part of it is attributed from leaning on a...

"part of it is attributed from leaning on a laptop..."
All keyboard work kills me at T2-T3. I have seen a chiropractor a fair bit for this but actually found that it has less long-term benefit than...
Forum: Exercises 06-19-2006, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,547
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Thanks to the above poster who mentioned using...

Thanks to the above poster who mentioned using straps. The cargo straps I use for "ring" dips are now perfect for weighted pull-ups. Joy!
Forum: Exercises 06-19-2006, 06:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,222
Posted By Anthony Cecil
"There's no kipping squat..." Aren't those...

"There's no kipping squat..."
Aren't those called Burpees?
Just kidding...
Forum: Exercises 06-15-2006, 06:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,617
Posted By Anthony Cecil
Wow - strangely, the double-pendulum concept...

Wow - strangely, the double-pendulum concept makes it way easier to see in my head than calling it a "swing." In the videos I have seen (no kippers around these parts) the motion I see in the torso...
Forum: Exercises 06-15-2006, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,641
Posted By Anthony Cecil
I just started doing some of the crossfit...

I just started doing some of the crossfit workouts and so had a few questions about this as well. I note that my elbows touch my knees kind of like Garrett describes. I have a long torso and my...
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