My Birthday challenge to myself

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Vizio P55-E1UHD Pioneer Elite SC-LX502 Pioneer Elite BDP 85FD Pioneer Elite N-50 Panamax M5300-EX
Living room 2ch:
Integra ADM 2.1 Teac EQ MKII Squeezebox Touch Fluance SX Speakers Panamax M5100-EX
Upstairs media room:
Vizio D1 32" Pioneer Elite VSX 32 Sony PS4 Squeezebox Touch Polkaudio Rti 6's fronts Polk CSR Center Polkaudio PSW 10 sub Panamax M5300-EX
Master bedroom:
Vizio VF550M Pioneer Elite VSX 33 Pioneer Elite BDP 80FD Squeezebox Touch Polk audio Monitor 40 II fronts, Rears Optimus LX5s Jensen CCS center Polkaudio PSW 10 sub Panamax 5100

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 7,195
    Congrats to you Drake!! It's nice to revist the good ol days and find that we still have it. And at 57...You must've lived right.


    I never went to a gym or the high school weight rooms either but back in 74 I lifted weights in the basement every other night.

    I got to where I could easily bench press 50 lbs. over a hundred times in a row.

    I curled 50 lbs. also a lot. Best shape of my life was back then.

    I jogged a lot during that year too. I think on the days I didn't lift.

    That was 44 years ago. Man I miss those days and all the girls I dated!!!

    I think I just heard the other week where an NFL running back that is my height can bench 600 or something above that. :o I know the NFL guys are giants and this stat proves it BIG TIME! Maybe it was clean and jerk...

    I wonder who in the NFL can bench press the most?
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  • verbverb Posts: 4,802
    Nice Job! You are an inspiration to all of us! Oorah! :smile:
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  • HermitismHermitism Posts: 2,210
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  • MilitoMilito Posts: 320
    edited December 2018
    Good for you, keep it up! Glad to see you had someone spot you when you went to 375.

    One of the former Cowboy lineman from at least 5 years ago benched 700lbs. I love old age, I can't remember his name. He was all pro numerous times.

    I started doing push ups 3-4 months ago every other day. Do 65-70 and wait 15-20 minutes and do 50 more. I had forgotten how much they can firm you up.
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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 7,195
    I forgot... :s

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • MilitoMilito Posts: 320
    Me too........

    Happy Birthday!
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  • Awesome brotha! Get it!
    Just a dude doing dude-ly things

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  • hochpt21hochpt21 Posts: 5,095
    Very cool! Great work..
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  • pitdogg2pitdogg2 Posts: 12,343
    Shooot I curl that, whatcha talking bout :D :D :D
    Happy Birfday!
  • Good stuff
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  • monepolkmonepolk Posts: 916
    Happy Birthday Youngster B) and congrats on reaching that goal.
  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 6,607
    Yep a belated birthday wish and keep at it, pretty impressive to say the least.
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  • GlennDogGlennDog Posts: 1,701
    Nice work!
    Happy Belated B-Day, Drake!
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