Life

Thrilling Next Chapter

After far too long of a wait, I am excited to finally be announcing my newest adventure: I have joined Blue Apron as Software Engineer!! …like two months ago…but starting a new job is hard, and so is blogging. There is so much “new” packed into this change, it’s...

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2014 Albany Strength USAPL Meet

This past weekend I put a years worth of training to the test, and competed in my second USA Powerlifting meet. A grueling seven hour day that, once again, taught me an incredible amount about myself as a lifter. But, before I go into any of that, I’ll...

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The Next Big Thing

Over the past couple of years, I’ve made some very significant changes in my life: I’ve lost over 90 pounds, significantly improved my health, upgraded my style, and made it through my first powerlifting competition in one piece. I’m very happy with the progress I’ve made, and the things I’ve achieved, but there...

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Take Your Workout Seriously

Reinventing The Wheel Over the past ten years I have had a very on-again, off-again relationship with working out. As a complete novice – lacking knowledge, experience, and proper guidance – I fell into the trap of the “build your own program” abomination, instead of doing my homework and finding...

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Tales Of Being Less People, The Sequel

The Recap On August 3, 2011 I wrote about the beginnings of my journey to stop being a fat-ass. At the time I felt that the post was a little…premature as I was only down 20 pounds, but I desperately needed something to write about for the day,...

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