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I am trying to cut and lift heavy at the same time. I need some motivation from people with the same goal as me. Add me. Please.

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  • blakejohn
    blakejohn Posts: 1,129 Member
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    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?
  • Donldixon
    Donldixon Posts: 1 Member
    edited July 2017
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    You grow from the inside. Losing fat combined with a good muscle pump will give you the allusion of big.
  • Smidge22
    Smidge22 Posts: 46 Member
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    When you cut and lift heavy. Then your body fat will go down while you either maintain or lose. Right now I am maintaining. I have already lost alot of weight.
  • trigden1991
    trigden1991 Posts: 4,658 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    No it's not.
  • blakejohn
    blakejohn Posts: 1,129 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    No it's not.

    Please enlighten me.

  • stanmann571
    stanmann571 Posts: 5,727 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    No it's not.

    Please enlighten me.

    It's not complicated. Eat at a deficit and lift in the 75-95%/1-5 rep range.
  • livingleanlivingclean
    livingleanlivingclean Posts: 11,751 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    Lifting heavy doesn't have to mean you're gaining muscle. You can lift heavy at any stage...
  • Scotty2HotPie
    Scotty2HotPie Posts: 146 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    Lifting heavy doesn't have to mean you're gaining muscle. You can lift heavy at any stage...

    Agreed. I was doing 5x5 through the majority of my weight loss.
  • blakejohn
    blakejohn Posts: 1,129 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    No it's not.

    Please enlighten me.

    It's not complicated. Eat at a deficit and lift in the 75-95%/1-5 rep range.

    I must not be that bright! The science behind the bodybuilding suggest, it is complicated. It could be it's beyond my comprehension. What I have read is that when you eat a deficit there is going to be muscle loss.

  • livingleanlivingclean
    livingleanlivingclean Posts: 11,751 Member
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    blakejohn wrote: »
    blakejohn wrote: »
    blakejohn wrote: »
    isn't that a contradiction? how do you cut and heavy lift?

    No it's not.

    Please enlighten me.

    It's not complicated. Eat at a deficit and lift in the 75-95%/1-5 rep range.

    I must not be that bright! The science behind the bodybuilding suggest, it is complicated. It could be it's beyond my comprehension. What I have read is that when you eat a deficit there is going to be muscle loss.

    What's that got to do with lifting heavy?

    Gaining muscle in a deficit is likely impossible, except in a few circumstances. Lifting in a deficit helps maintain muscle loss. You can lift heavy whenever you like...
  • Smidge22
    Smidge22 Posts: 46 Member
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    If you are losing weight and lifting heavy. Yes you may lose some muscle mass but your body fat percentage would go down too. Then after you get done cutting you just need to maintain unless you go on a bulk.