Smolov Jr, Box Squats, Leg Drive, Bench Press, Fitness and Types of Cues

June 24, 2012 — Leave a comment

Some of my posts you might have missed:

  1. Smolov Jr for bench press: 300lbs, 25 total reps (Video)

And some posts I came across this past week you should read:

  1. Box Squatting is the Greatest by Ryan Wood
  2. How To Use Leg Drive by Jesse Burdick
  3. Stop Bitching And Start Benching #4- My Two Cents (NSFW) by Jamie Lewis
  4. Defining Fitness by 70sBig
  5. What Types of Cues Should Trainers and Coaches Provide? by Bret Contreras

John Phung

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Ever since I started taking strength training seriously, I was bitten by the Iron Bug. Then it burrowed under my skin and laid eggs in my heart. Now those eggs are hatching and I... the feeling is indescribable.

Quick Stats
Height: 5'4" on non-squat days
Weight: 200 lb 210 lb ~220 lb (FOREVER BULK BRAH)


  • Texas Method: March 4, 2011 - April 28, 2013
  • Smolov Jr for Bench Press: June 4 - 22, 2012
  • Starting Strength: Nov 29, 2010 - March 4, 2011