5018-01-18 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Straight-leg dead lifts, flat back: 12@20kg, 8@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@105kg, 5, 7 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell chest press, slow negative: 12@18kg (each side), 11, 9, 5 (3-min rests)
  • Ab crunch machine (seat height 4): 12@30kg, 10@27.5kg, 8@25kg (3-min rests)

Time: 51 minutes

Weight: 75.8kg

Notes: I don’t seem to be progressing on dumbell chest presses. I should try to replace this exercise.

2019-01-09 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Palloff press (2-min rests): 12@30kg, 12, 12
  • Barbell back squats: 12@20kg, 6@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@95kg, 5, 8 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell shoulder press (seated): 10@14kg (each side), 9, 6 (3-min rests)
  • 1 drop set of assisted pull-ups, neutral grip

Time: 50 minutes

Weight: 74.7kg

2019-01-05 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Straight-leg dead lifts, flat back: 12@20kg, 8@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@105kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell chest press, slow negative: 12@18kg (each side), 11, 9, 6 (3-min rests)
  • Ab crunch machine (seat height 4): 12@30kg, 10@27.5kg, 8@25kg (3-min rests)

Time: 54 minutes

Weight: 74.6kg

2018-12-27 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Barbell back squats: 12@20kg, 6@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@95kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell shoulder press (seated): 10@14kg (each side), 8, 7 (3-min rests)
  • Palloff press (2-min rests): 12@30kg, 12, 12
  • 1 drop set of assisted pull-ups, neutral grip

Time: 50 minutes

Weight: 75.1kg

2018-12-23 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Straight-leg dead lifts, flat back: 12@20kg, 8@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@105kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell chest press, slow negative: 12@18kg (each side), 11, 10, 9 (3-min rests)
  • Ab crunch machine (seat height 4): 12@30, 8@27.5kg, 8@25kg (3-min rests)

Time: 53 minutes

Weight: 76.5kg

2018-12-17 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Barbell back squats: 12@20kg, 6@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@95kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell shoulder press (seated): 10@14kg (each side), 9, 8 (3-min rests)
  • Palloff press (2-min rests): 15@25kg, 15, 15
  • 1 drop set of assisted pull-ups, neutral grip

Time: 69 minutes

Weight: 74.5kg

2018-12-12 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Straight-leg dead lifts, flat back: 12@20kg, 8@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@100kg, 5, 6 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell chest press, slow negative: 11@18kg (each side), 10, 9, 8 (3-min rests)
  • Incline bench situps: 8@15kg, 8, 8 (3-min rests)

Time: 53 minutes

Weight: 73.8kg

2018-12-08 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Barbell back squats: 12@20kg, 6@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@95kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell shoulder press (seated): 10@14kg (each side), 7, 6 (3-min rests)
  • 1 drop set of assisted pull-ups, neutral grip

Time: 41 minutes

Weight: 73.5kg

Notes: Did seven unassisted pullups reps, which is a PR. Felt weak at end, so skipped planned situps.

2018-12-01 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Straight-leg dead lifts, flat back: 12@20kg, 8@60kg, 6@80kg, 5@100kg, 5, 5 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell chest press, slow negative: 11@18kg (each side), 10, 9, 8 (3-min rests)
  • Ab crunch machine (seat height 4): 12@30, 8@27.5kg, 8@25kg (3-min rests)

Time: 52 minutes

Weight: 74.4kg

2018-11-29 workout

  • 5 min row machine
  • Barbell back squats: 12@20kg, 10@40kg, 6@60kg, 5@90kg, 5, 8 (3-min rests between work sets)
  • Dumbbell shoulder press (seated): 10@14kg (each side), 9, 4 (3-min rests)
  • 1 drop set of assisted pull-ups, neutral grip
  • Incline bench weighted situps, holding weight against chest: 8@15kg, 7, 6 (3-min rests)

Time: 55 minutes

Weight: 74.1kg