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The History Of TORQUE BARBELL

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As we just celebrated our 3rd anniversary here at TORQUE, and we enter our 4th year of business – I want to take the time to show people where we came from, how it started, and how we got to where we are. This is not to say that “we’ve made it” or that we’re satisfied. It’s to simply show our history, and the roots of TORQUE BARBELL.

TORQUE currently has 9 employees, and 8 independent trainers (16 personal trainers total) who rent space from us to run their training business. We have 367 members, and run 17 classes each week. Although this article Read More

TORQUE SUPPLEMENT GUIDE

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This is a continuation of my recent Instagram post – https://www.instagram.com/p/BB-IMxAhp2b/?taken-by=danpetkovsekpl which I initially made, then decided to write a full post about supplements.

Let’s talk supplements for a minute.

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This is not me telling you what to take – it’s just my honest opinion about supplements

since some people have been asking about creatine, amigos, “advanced blends”(whatever the hell that means), and other supps.

Over the past 5-10 years I’ve tried more samples and new products than I can probably count. Read More

Accepting Your Training Responsibility

Yesterday I was training legs at torque, getting in the zone with my Sumo Squats when Dan passed by and complimented my depth and form. Big compliment coming from the king of powerlifting! We got on the subject of people getting low enough on their squats, and how there are few people that do. Which got me thinking, how couldn’t people be getting low on their squats, aren’t you feeling for depth in every rep?

The answer is no. Some people are not feeling for depth, or much of anything at all. There is an absence of one’s own connection to the movement; there is no mind-muscle Read More

TORQUE TRAINING

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TORQUE TRAINING brings together the 3 areas of fitness which we have become well known for. Daily Personal Training, Powerlifting and Strength, and High Performance Athlete Training.

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Basically if you want to get in shape by working with a personal trainer who has a track record for results – Call us.

If you want to gain massive amounts of strength to compete in powerlifting, or just become the strongest guy at your school or office – Call us.

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2015 TORQUE POWERLIFTING OPEN TORONTO

TORQUE POWERLIFTING OPEN

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Toronto, Ontario.
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Registration link: (http://torquebarbell.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/2015TORQUEPOWERLIFTINGOPEN-REGISTRATION.pdf)

Torque is hosting another meet on September 12, 2015 as an open weight class, overall best lifters event.

This meet is not affiliated with any federation, no records will be set, and it won’t qualify you for anything. Read More