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Old 12-17-2008, 11:14 AM   #229
Phillip Garrison
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Re: Charles Poliquin on Crossfit

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Originally Posted by Justin Gross View Post
Did you really just say that the movement of power cleaning bags of concrete is more like a kettlebell swing than a power clean?
No I didn't say that. But hoisting a concrete bag to your shoulder isn't that close to a power clean either. If you want to improve hip/glute power and triple extension power a kettlebell clean or snatch will do the job as well as a barbell power clean. That way you get a good moderate repeated power production improvement without degrading your power clean technique and hampering peak power production.