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19 Nov 14 - 3 Rounds For Time, Back Squats, BB Step Ups, Toes 2 Bar, Push Press .

Cheeky back squats today. I appreciate the requirement and necessity for pausing down there sometimes but “holy hell” it can suck it out of you. The weight was supposed to be 80% of 3RM, I think but I could find no record of that so worked out that 90kg was about right. 181 more words

Should I start on electric or acoustic?

A question I often get asked by beginners is whether to start on an electric or acoustic guitar.

Whether you start on an acoustic or electric guitar will depend on a few things: 386 more words


Fingerstyle guitar: pinch picking

Here is another example of the kind of materials I use with students in lessons.  I will often devise an etude/exercise to focus on a particular technique, as it not always possible to find songs that cover what’s needed. 83 more words