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by charles atlas
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Dave Gentle passed away
Replies: 17
Views: 5883

Re: Dave Gentle passed away

Very sad news, the best for his family .
by charles atlas
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Mail Bag - Ask Us a Question
Topic: Are you rich or poor in strentgh, By Charles Atlas
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Re: Are you rich or poor in strentgh, By Charles Atlas

Hello David, I remember he sujected some stretching exercises to do daily
by charles atlas
Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Mail Bag - Ask Us a Question
Topic: Are you rich or poor in strentgh, By Charles Atlas
Replies: 3
Views: 1735

Are you rich or poor in strentgh, By Charles Atlas

Hello, I read this article many years ago, I cannot find it any more
Anyone knows where to read it?

regards
CA
by charles atlas
Wed Aug 15, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Isometrics,does it work or not?
Replies: 53
Views: 40988

Re: Isometrics,does it work or not?

Yes Peter, we like training I know it takes many people to make such a survey I just wanted to know when it is too much workout and when it is scarse. It is said that ATP works from 1 to 8 seconds of max contraction, and, that you need a proper rest to build brand new muscle. Bruce has tested himsel...
by charles atlas
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Isometrics,does it work or not?
Replies: 53
Views: 40988

Re: Isometrics,does it work or not?

Hi Talbot, I figure you do not like isometrics.
What is the best way as you believe?
Best regards
by charles atlas
Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Isometrics,does it work or not?
Replies: 53
Views: 40988

Re: Isometrics,does it work or not?

In case we made a search about strength and mass and we test some people, who will get more mass or stregth, or both? We could test only 1 muscle, right biceps, a static max hold at the end of range(fist close to shoulder) These subjects train as following: a)1 set, 8 secs hold, every day b)1 set , ...
by charles atlas
Tue Jul 31, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Long Duration holds(isometrics)
Replies: 45
Views: 39833

Re: Long Duration holds(isometrics)

Ok Sticks, thanks
by charles atlas
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Long Duration holds(isometrics)
Replies: 45
Views: 39833

Re: Long Duration holds(isometrics)

Hi Talbot, I saw few comments about the way they train and Schroeder charges for his job, I do not blame him I do not know what 5-minute holds isometrics on these exercises could achieve. As this topic is about long duration holds, I do them once a week . I mean from 60 to 180 secs on 10 exercises. ...
by charles atlas
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Long Duration holds(isometrics)
Replies: 45
Views: 39833

Re: Long Duration holds(isometrics)

Hi Sticks, yes, there is.
Jay's 5 minute holds we know, lunges, wall squats, dips, push and pull ups, hamstrings.
I do not know workout frequencies and its benefits and results(and drawbacks)
by charles atlas
Sun Jul 29, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: PC Discussion Group
Topic: Long Duration holds(isometrics)
Replies: 45
Views: 39833

Re: Long Duration holds(isometrics)

Anyone knows how Jay Schroeder applies his 5-minute-holds?
Is there any search of his way of training?