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2013-05-17 05:30 20003898 Anonymous (1368372594954.jpg 454x636 70kB)
Hi /fit/, I have a question. What are the benifits/drawbacks of doing an exercise repeatedly throughout the day. Like, say I had my own squat rack so I don't have to worry about convenience. If I could barely finish my first set of squats, and know I'm going to fail my second, would it be good to just wait an hour before trying again so that I am nearly fully recovered? Maybe do some other exercises first, and then come back to squats after? Or is there a significant advantage to doing all of your sets back to back? This would probably be most relevant with chinups/pullups. If I try to do sets of chinups to failure the rep count goes something like 8/4/3. But If I do sets of 5 with a good rest in between them, I can easily do 40-50 in a day. How would the results compare between these two methods?

2 min later 20003936 Anonymous
>>20003898 Can't stop working out mang, need to keep that pump going

3 min later 20003980 Anonymous
yuru yuri was shit with an obnoxious circle jerk fanbase

6 min later 20004030 Anonymous
>>20003936 I know you're joking, but I can't even decipher what you're trying to say with your joke.

11 min later 20004107 Anonymous
Bump because curious

22 min later 20004276 Anonymous
Nobody knows or even has experience with this type of thing? It just seems like you could stall much less often at the beginning if doing 3 sets of 5 spaced an hour apart really does have nearly the same effect as doing them 5 minutes apart.

1 hours later 20005143 Anonymous
Bump

2 hours later 20005946 Anonymous
bump

2 hours later 20006698 Anonymous
it's called grease the groove sounds like a bad idea to me cause of warming up but what do i know

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