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Old 09-21-2007, 09:39 AM   #11
Connie Morreale
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Re: Handstand Push Ups - yesterday

i'd say, in an amazed, dumbfounded sort of voice ....

"wow! your a personal trainer and you've never heard of crossfit?"

of course most trainers haven't heard of crossfit, but he wont be one of them once he hits the search bar.
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Old 09-21-2007, 10:07 AM   #12
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Re: Handstand Push Ups - yesterday

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The gym's I've been to have been so polluted with machines that there isn't a single foot of empty wall space.
So learn how to do them free standing.

I've never really recognized that as a benefit to free standing HSPU, but then you really can do them anywhere you have a 3' X 5' area to work with.
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Old 09-21-2007, 09:00 PM   #13
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Re: Handstand Push Ups - yesterday

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So learn how to do them free standing.
That's what I did!

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Old 09-23-2007, 05:05 PM   #14
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Re: Handstand Push Ups - yesterday

I've been getting the same kind of attention with kipping pull-ups lately.

My advice? Ignore them.
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