body builder abs vs athletes abs

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  1. BCIT

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    how come body builders have abs that are really small and potruding and condensed near the top, whereas athletes abs are stretched out?

    exhibit A:

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    Exhibit B:

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    jmezz layin in bed stretchin my pumped quads for hours

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    Holy fuck you can't be that stupid. :bowrofl:
     
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    jmezz layin in bed stretchin my pumped quads for hours

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    That dude is swole btw.
     
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    i cant see exibit B :squint:
     
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    It's a female track athlete.
     
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    I can't see B either
     
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    I think this dude might be yes homo
     
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  17. BCIT

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    :hsd:


    i dunno what happened to exhibit B :o

    anyway, here's another example

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    maybe because the bodybuilder has like 50lbs of muscle on his arms, chest, back, traps, delts, etc and it makes the core look smaller by comparison. or because the actual ab muscles are bigger. perhaps it's a combination of the two.
     
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    BB abs = bigger, they work out for size
     
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    he is fucking huge


    shame bout the face
     
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    yes homo?
     
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    this thread makes no sense.

    bodybuilders train their abs for hypertrophy, hence the name, body BUILDING. Athletes mostly train for speed and dont care to build shit up, do bodyweight exercises and are basically just active/fit with low bodyfat percentages. :wtf:
     
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    old doctor abs

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    I can only foresee somewhat deserved flames for this thread so....
     
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