was this hst

Discussion in 'Basic Training Principles and Methods' started by faz, Jun 22, 2005.

  1. faz

    faz Active Member

    when i first started training 30 years ago,i did a 3 day a week routine consisting of all compound exercises.....i did 3 sets of 12,10,8,pyramiding the weight up....now i know hst pyramid the weight over 2 weeks ...my question is whats the difference between the two routines. ps i am talking about a full body workout.
     
  2. The principles that HST are based on have been around for a while and many many routines incorporated at least one of them.

    I guess what make HST unique and I'll quote Bryan

    That's what makes HST different, other than that many of the set and rep protocols have been used by many.
     
  3. faz

    faz Active Member

    cheers mate....sounds logical also at my age 47 i dont want to be putting to much stress on my muscles thats why im giving this style a try thanks again :)
     

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