Chalk, where do you guys order yours?

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    First off, my grip blows. Secondly, my deadlifts are stalling because of it.

    I'm dropping 315 WITH straps, but my back is fine. I think maybe picking up some chalk, lowering the weight and upping the reps would help my grip, but I can't find anything ANWHERE locally that sells weightlifting chalk

    So, where do you guys order yours?
     
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    care :wtc:
     
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    Local sporting goods stores...
     
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    chalk is not going to help you deadlift more than straps

    from what i understood from your first post you cant hold 315 with straps... you wont hold it with chalk
     
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    if ur having trouble gripping 315 u really need to work on ur grip man , unless ur doing a shitload of reps :wavey:
     
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    i dont use chalk much but if im havin some trouble holdin my deadlifts ill bust up some regular blackboard chalk lol that shits getto
     
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    you missed what i was saying... I was going to get some chalk, decrease the weight, and do more reps to try and increase grip strength
     
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    I can't find anything locally....
     
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    Are you sure you're using the wraps right?

    As for chalk.. dicks, rei, any climbing store will have it.
     
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    ebays got blox for cheap
     
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    I get mine at REI. Comes in a sock like thing so it doesn't get all over the place. It's called a chalk sock.

    But like others have said, any outdoors place should have it.
     
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    sports authority has 2 oz blocks for 1.99.. it's more than you'll need for the 6 next months. i made the mistake of ordering a pound from bb.com :hsugh:
     
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    dicks and sports authority do not have it, atleast in my city
     
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    one of the SA's didn't, and one did.
     
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