Etikettarkiv: powerlifting

sleep tight, lift heavy, watch people die

I choose to link the acoustic version of the song ”gossamer thin”. there is another version which is also quite good. summer is over. still wearing shorts, though. body temperature is not an issue. people around me wear jeans and … Läs mer

Publicerat i bench press, deadlift, squat | Märkt , , , , | 6 kommentarer

so, I went to eleiko…

  a weekend in may, I went to halmstad where the eleiko hq is located to attend a basic level course in powerlifting. a very valuable experience for a powerlifting beginner like myself. the coach was peter konradsson, a guy who started … Läs mer

Publicerat i stuff | Märkt , , , , | 4 kommentarer

for all happy/temporary endings

updates have been infrequent. I spend most of my energy in surgery, reading about surgery and convincing my better half that I still come home from time to time. I have lifted as much as I have been able to, with … Läs mer

Publicerat i stuff | Märkt , , , | 2 kommentarer

w6d2 – the new squat rack

there is a new gym on the hospital premises that is available only to students and research staff. luckily, I qualify. went there today to try it out. took a quick sneak peek yesterday and noticed there is a pretty … Läs mer

Publicerat i squat | Märkt , , , , , | 9 kommentarer

w6d1 – it’s always darkest before the dawn

slept uneasy, not sure why. woke up several times. still felt rested when the alarm rang. shoulders are aching from doing thrusters last friday. I did an unnecessary thing and this is what: when I press stuff over my head, … Läs mer

Publicerat i militärpress | Märkt , , , , | 3 kommentarer

w5d4 – mental check-out

I’m tired. did two lifting sessions today, with the second containing lots of talking and laughing. took a new photo for the research department photo wall. apparently mine was a bit outdated. dropped by dressed in training clothes. not entirely … Läs mer

Publicerat i marklyft | Märkt , , , , | Lämna en kommentar

w5d3 – refugees welcome

for some time, refugees from the syrian civil war are arriving in sweden. most of the refugees arrive in malmö, the southern-most big city we have in the godforsaken north. NGOs in malmö have done wonderful things to welcome our … Läs mer

Publicerat i bänk | Märkt , , , , , | 2 kommentarer