Episode 72: An Updated Narrative on Skill Acquisition

Kevin hops on the mic solo this week to update his thoughts on dynamic systems theory and skill acquisition in powerlifting. This week, he chats about:

04:26: The three constraints in a constraints-led approach
08:55: An skill acquisition argument against specialty bars
12:00: The PPS mindset for accessories
22:55: Corrected skill in a constraints-led approach
28:40: Minimizing movement options in a constraints-led approach (including examples)
45:00: Overloading movements and maintaining positions
45:54: The need for hypertrophy in a powerlifting environment

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Intro/outro music from freemusicarchive.org
Artist: MELLViNS
Track: Way Down Below

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