- Name: Mike Gritti
- E-mail: email@example.com
- Age: 25
- Where: Blaine, Minnesota
- Height: 5' 7"
- Weight: 176 Lbs.
- Years Bodybuilding :7
- Favorite Bodypart: Biceps
- Favorite Exercise: Incline Dumbbell Curls
- Favorite Supplements: NO-Xplode, Isopure
How Did You Get Started?
I've always been fascinated by bodybuilding. I started lifting weights when I was a freshman in high school to get stronger for wrestling season and I haven't stopped since.
What Workout Plan Worked Best For You?
I prefer to workout on a 6-day split.
Sample Training Week:
Day 1: Chest
Incline barbell press: 4 sets x 12,10,8,6 reps
Incline cable fly: 12-15 reps superset with Flat db chest press: x 3 sets
Cable crossovers: 12-15 reps superset with Dips: to failure x 2 sets
Day 4: Shoulders and Traps
Db presses: 4 sets x 12,10,8,6 reps
Lateral DB raises superset with wide upright rows: 3 sets of 12-15 reps
Front DB raises superset with db rear delt extensions: 2 sets, 12-15 reps
DB shrugs: 3 sets, 12-15 reps
Day 5: Biceps and Triceps
Barbell curls: 4 sets, 15,12,10,8 reps
Skull crushers: 4 sets, 15,12,10,8 reps
Incline db curls superset with cable pushdowns: 3 sets, 12-15 reps
Preacher curls superset with behind the head extension: to failure x 2 sets
Day 6: Hamstrings and Calves
Romanian Deadlifts: 4 sets 15,12,10,8 reps
Single leg press with high footing superset with Single hamstring curls: 4 sets, 12 reps
Seated calve raises: 5 sets, 15 reps
Standing smith calve raises: 5 sets, 15 reps
What Nutrition Plan Has Worked Best For You?
On an average training day my menu looks like this:
Sample Daily Meal Plan:
5am: Meal 1
Scrambled eggs (1 yolk, 5 whites) with 2oz deli ham
1 cup old-fashioned oatmeal with 1/4 cup blackberries
8am: Meal 2
7oz chicken breast
1 cup brown rice
11am: Meal 3
Extra lean meatloaf made with oatmeal & egg white
1 medium yam
NO-Xplode & Nitrix
3pm: Meal 5
7oz chicken breast
1cp brown rice
6pm: Meal 6
9pm: Meal 7
50g whey protein
What Supplements Have Given You The Greatest Gains?
I really like BSN product. They have got me past a couple big plateaus in my training.
Why do you love Bodybuilding?
There's no coasting; it's like you're always striving for a new personal best.
What Are Your Future Bodybuilding Plans?
I'm planning on competing at the 2008 Junior Nationals in Chicago.
What One Tip Would You Give Other Bodybuilders?
If you want to succeed you've got to give it 110%. The last thing you want to do is look back and say you could have done better.
Who Are Your Favorite Bodybuilders?
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