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    01-19-2022, 02:57 PM
    Same here, minus the bench. I use a 3" single ply for deadlifting - I find that it's thin enough to not interfere with setting my back. I've tried...
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    01-02-2022, 03:59 PM
    1. Build a platform to deadlift on 2. Get some iron plates. I just checked StrengthCo's shipping to Houston and it's $52 for a pair of 45s. Not...
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    01-01-2022, 11:54 PM
    It was 81 degF today (Jan. 1st) in Houston, TX. My kids went swimming - literally, no shit. And tomorrow it's going to drop down in to the...
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    01-01-2022, 11:49 PM
    Hey guys, Starting Strength Katy is will be hosting its Grand Opening on January 15th. Rip will be joining us for this event - Meet & Greet @ 1pm...
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    01-01-2022, 11:39 PM
    Hey all, don't miss the opportunity to catch up with Rip at the Grand Opening of Starting Strength Katy. He'll be in for the Grand Opening on...
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    01-01-2022, 11:35 PM
    I hope everyone had a Happy New Year! Starting Strength Katy is on track to open in 2 weeks. We will be having our Grand Opening on Saturday,...
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About J.D. Shipley
I've been lifting for the last 20+ years but have had fitness ADD for quite some time. I found SS towards the end of the summer of 2016 and have been hooked since. When not lifting or I'm working on being a husband, father to 3 beautiful girls, and trying to get stronger.
Houston, TX
Lifting, coaching, aspiring SSC, and once-upon-a-time - rugby
Owner of Starting Strength Houston



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