Chest with GPP (General Physical Preparedness)
Flavors of the week:
Jack3d® Blue Raspberry
Modern BCAA+™ Fruit Punch
OxyELITE Protein™ Milk Chocolate
30 minutes prior to training:
Intraworkout: 2 scoops of Fruit Punch Modern BCAA+™
Jumping Jacks – 30 seconds Shuffle Splits – 30 seconds Burpees – 30 seconds Mountain Climbers – 30 seconds
(Repeat for 3-5 sets with no rest in between)
Bench Press – “As you set up on the bench, be sure to pull your shoulders back as hard as you can. Do this before the weight is handed to you. Pulling back the shoulders allows your lats to provide a stronger foundation. Plus, you’re utilizing the power from your lats in conjunction with your triceps, when you push the bar up” – Joey Smith (800lb Bench Presser)
1x6 (60% of max) 1x6 (60% max) 1x failure (80% of max)) 1x failure (50% of max, perform as a drop set)
A1) Low Incline DB Press – Use a 311 Tempo (3 second negative phase, 1 second pause, 1 second positive phase.
A2) Incline DB Flies - "Pause for 2 seconds at the bottom of each rep for additional time under tension to further stimulate the pecs" – Victor Egonu (Pro Natural Bodybuilder)
Standing Cable Flies - Lean forward, and at the apex of the movement extend elbows and flex for a count of one. 3x12
Dips - This is a great finisher for chest or tris. Crank up the volume and knock these reps out. 7x10 (30 second rest between sets)
Finish your workout with 1 scoop of Milk Chocolate OxyELITE Protein™ with your beverage of choice.
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