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Old 02-28-2008, 03:27 AM   #27
Cal Jones
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Re: "You have to wear a belt"

Originally Posted by Joe Shininger View Post
I would think a belt would get in your way...
It does. I tried using one for heavy deadlifts and it cuts in right under my ribs. I ditched it right away. I've also used one for push press and OHP but seem to do just fine without it. I don't think you actually need a belt - it's a crutch that gives false confidence.
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