127: The Improvement Season – Effective Reps and going to failure


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Welcome to the improvement Season Podcast! Join coach Pascal & Steve as they venture into their improvement season.

…aka offseason

This podcast is to give you the listener a view into how competitors approach their offseason’s & competitive season. From the nutritional intakes on a daily basis to the periodisation of their training & all the struggles with fat gain & life that will also no doubt occur. This segment of the podcast hopes to inform but also entertain, we invite questions & topics you want to be discussed.

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  • 19:19 TMG (betaine) for its osmolyte properties during a peak week to potentially enhance water stored in the muscle be a viable option for natural bodybuilders?
  • 22:01 Reduce protein intake for carbohydrates during a cut?
  • 25:11 specialisation blocks of training if you can’t work through landmarks for all muscles at once
  • 27:14 Things to do when mentally down
  • 34:26 Implications of the majority of weekly volume created via dropsets.
  • 37:55 reducing axial loading throughout the meso or even a couple of meso’s as accumulative fatigue builds up (to avoid injury) but increasing total volume.
  • 44:45 Have you changed your mind at all on effective reps after all of its recent criticism?
  • 59:36 HST training… why not do HST? / why is not popular any longer? Do you see any disadvantages with HST?
READ  087: The Improvement Season - It's okay to Not be normal

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