is squatting to a bench parallel?

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  1. GuOD

    GuOD mcflurry diet

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    im gonna squat higher than normal... is bench height considered parallel?
     
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    this would NOT depend on the bench
     
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  4. GuOD

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    standard bench :ugh:
     
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    Or leg length. Or the definition of parallel.
     
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    or the height of my stilletos :hsd:
     
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    are you retarded?
     
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    u guys suck
     
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    it's APF parallel but not IPF parallel
     
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    right now i squat lower than IPF and that's probably why I can't get stronger :o
     
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    that doesn't even make sense
     
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    i dont think my body mechanics work for going that low and I lose all my leverage

    (so end up just failing at bottom and can't use weight to make my legs stronger)
     
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    You really are retarded aren't you?
     
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    yep and bored
     
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    just wondered if ppl thought squatting to bench height would be considered parallel/good height to squat to :dunno:
     
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    seriously?

    depends on how tall you are/length of your legs. if you're 3 feet tall, a 2' high bench will not be to parallel.

    you tard.

    while someone 7' tall, a 3' high bench might be below parallel
     
  22. GuOD

    GuOD mcflurry diet

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    why does everyone complicate things so much :o

    i'm a 6' tall regular sized person... standard size bench. just looking for approximation :hsd:
     
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    there's no way to tell, dude. if your thighs are parallel when you squat to your bench then yes, it's to parallel. there's no way to tell you without seeing it.

    ttiwwop
     
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    how is depth on these?

    http://tinypic.com/player.php?v=287lkc9&s=2
     
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    for me it's definitely above
     
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