I work on a guy who knows the guy who trains this guy.
It hurts to watch. Not because of imagining that it hurts. Because of loving to imagine what it feels like.
That moment in the squat, with 706 pounds. There’s that place where it’s not going to go up unless you tell yourself that no matter what the laws of physics and physiology are, it will go up. You see it? Right about 0:45? We just won’t talk about where I hit it, versus where this kid hits it.
There’s a saying: “If the bar ain’t bending, you’re just pretending.”
(No belt…. dear God, no belt…)
I do that thing with my left leg too, on the bench press.