Here, some stores have curbside service but even these might have to close. I do use takeout for meals. But with those exceptions, I am basically following the “stay at home” guidelines shown here.
Wednesday: I diligently assembled my pull up bar…incorrectly, but then fixed it. There is a slight rock (they recommend bolt-down) but using loaded dumbbells as counter weights really helps.
I also am doing dumbbell presses outside; our porch ceiling is high enough to allow for that, even during rain.
And I do bench presses, power cleans, curls, dead lifts, hex bar rows in the basement.
So, here is what I did, workout wise, over the past couple of days:
Wednesday: 6.4 mile run…very slowly…Cornstalk hill plus lower loop; 1:28 ish. I’ve really gotten slow…then assemble equipment (racks, pull up bars)
Thursday: yes, I got a great deal on this bench (150 dollars!)
But I did my own workout first:
rotator cuff and back exercises. (I forgot to plank…better work on that)
pull ups: 10-(5-5)-10-(5-5)-5-5 (the 5-5 sets were when I changed grip)
dips: 4 sets of 5 (getting used to it)
shoulder press with dumbbells: 3 sets of 10: 40, 44, 44, 1 of 5 (44) for photos
goblet squats: 3 sets of 6 with 58 (decent depth)
bench press: experiment: 10 x 134, 5 x 156, 5 x 167 (had the spotter)
rows: 3 sets of 6 x 134 (hex bar)
power clean: new 25 lb bumper plates: 3 sets of 5 x 94
curls: 3 sets of 5 with 55? (22/4.4 on each side)
I am still working things out.
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