Rumor: Squatting weight can permanently reduce your height.

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  1. Peqkx

    Peqkx Active Member

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    i call bs.
     
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    tryfuhl New Member

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    Okay, it can.
     
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    I mean you might be able to correct it, but there can be compression.
     
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    Improper posture can do it too, so why not?
     
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    maybe like .5" if anything
     
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    how tall are pro squat-ers from the old days til now?
     
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    I'm up about .5 inch and I squat and deadlift on a regular basis.
     
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    sex_xer fuck you 2by2!

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    everyone seemed taller when i started to do squats.
     
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    I hear Pur used to be a full 6-3 before he started weight lifting.
     
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    Another half a foot and you'll be down to me :mamoru:
     
  11. tbizzle

    tbizzle you smoke that shit?

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    its true...theres a guy at my gym that loves to squat, but now his knuckles scrape the ground when he walks :noes:
     
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    no and who starts threads like these.....someone needs to check ID's at the F&N door.
     
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    :madfawk: :bowrofl:

    keep juicin kid, you'll catch me one day :p
     
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    :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:
     
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