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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #60 on: December 02, 2017, 06:30:57 PM »
I still need 14, 45lb plates for the warmup area, one of you guys flying in mind bringing those along?
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #61 on: December 03, 2017, 12:31:05 PM »
Iron Sanctuary Attitude:

I'm in.

Not Iron Sanctuary Attitude:

At this point I'm hoping to go. But it's still a ways away.

Fixed.  :D

Ha I get it. I'm definitely planning on being there but I have some kid issues that need to be sorted first. I'm training to be ready for the 28th regardless.

I still need 14, 45lb plates for the warmup area, one of you guys flying in mind bringing those along?

Can we pack 10's and 5's? they're less bulky  and will fit into overhead storage easier ;D
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #62 on: December 03, 2017, 06:02:14 PM »
I got the call from Gene today.  He first up, apologized because he felt like a bit of a hypocrite.  He wanted me to reach out to Bando in regards to possibly finding a new Venue for Spring Supremacy.  After everything that happen with Bando and RPS, Gene realized it had come back to bite him.

Gene is looking for a new home for Spring Supremacy

just quoting because asked and delivered.

Bando don't know non deliverables.

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Awesome fucking job.  Seriously.  You showed true character that I have not seen often by doing this after what happened in the past.

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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #63 on: December 03, 2017, 09:44:22 PM »
I got the call from Gene today.  He first up, apologized because he felt like a bit of a hypocrite.  He wanted me to reach out to Bando in regards to possibly finding a new Venue for Spring Supremacy.  After everything that happen with Bando and RPS, Gene realized it had come back to bite him.

Gene is looking for a new home for Spring Supremacy

just quoting because asked and delivered.

Bando don't know non deliverables.

Ayye 8)

Awesome fucking job.  Seriously.  You showed true character that I have not seen often by doing this after what happened in the past.

Beers and steaks are on me in April.

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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #64 on: December 04, 2017, 10:53:05 AM »
long ass weekend, Drove 6 hours to PA on Friday to assist/run Christmas Carnage, as Gene was under the weather (understatement...)

This was the first time I'd talked to him in person since Bando pulled it all together.
Gene and Ame were both incredibly happy that this came together.  IT's a much shorter drive for them, it's more central, and it really puts a big RPS flag right in the Middle of NY.

Thanks, Again, Bando, for making this all happen.

I won't be there, as 3 days post Meet, I'm getting married. 

I will see Jim and Lisa in NY a month later, though.
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #65 on: December 04, 2017, 10:06:29 PM »

This was the first time I'd talked to him in person since Bando pulled it all together.
Gene and Ame were both incredibly happy that this came together.  IT's a much shorter drive for them, it's more central, and it really puts a big RPS flag right in the Middle of NY.

Thanks, Again, Bando, for making this all happen.


Awesome fucking job.  Seriously.  You showed true character that I have not seen often by doing this after what happened in the past.

Beers and steaks are on me in April. 


Cosigned. Most would have told Gene to go fuk himself; I know I would.

Thanks Fellas.

Just always felt at home at RPS meets and I've been to plenty of other fed comps. At Retribution a few years back we had a tiny little Asian girl in her first meet, opening with a bar only lift. She was cheered on and her lift was treated with all the dignity & respect of a guy going for 400. Was just a little thing, but since she was one of my lifters, it meant a lot to me. I get that there's lots of personalities and attitudes in this sport, but RPS exemplifies a spirit of sportsmanship and camaraderie that needs to be carried on.

I think this venue is perfect for making it a pinnacle event, right in the middle of NY, a mile off the highway, lots of hotels and me promoting it in the local gyms.

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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #66 on: December 04, 2017, 10:33:50 PM »
Kudos to you Bando for getting it done regardless of any history.  I've only been to 1 meet and it was last years spring supremacy but I did notice that there was no noticeable attitudes. Everyone was there to lift and cheer on other lifters. Kind of like here in IS. Just support and advice regardless of level of type of lifting.
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #67 on: December 13, 2017, 12:25:41 PM »
Registered :) 

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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #68 on: December 13, 2017, 04:42:34 PM »
Registered :) 

198 class (we'll see ::))
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Whoa!  Someone is an early bird ;D

I'm planning on postponing my registration as long as possible.  I can't even predict what I'm doing tomorrow, much less 4 months from now  :o

Also, I don't lift.  Which is kind of a problem.  But I am wearing a Spring Supremacy meet shirt right this second, so maybe that's a good sign.

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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #69 on: December 13, 2017, 10:58:37 PM »
ha yeah maybe a tad early but registration opened and I'm going no matter what so might as well sign up and use that to fuel some training sessions!
 
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #70 on: December 13, 2017, 11:13:23 PM »
ha yeah maybe a tad early but registration opened and I'm going no matter what so might as well sign up and use that to fuel some training sessions!

Might want to bring some warmup plates since I'm having a hell of a time rounding that out
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #71 on: December 14, 2017, 02:22:31 PM »
I can do that.
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #72 on: January 02, 2018, 06:14:56 PM »
Possible. Ill be there regardless though.

It's ok.  We need cheerleaders too.  :D  :P

I might be able to help with that  ;). Was planning to make it to one of these this year so I can meet some of y'all and watch y'all kick ass. Will have to see if I can swing it with my work.
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #73 on: January 03, 2018, 09:50:37 AM »
That would be cool if you could make it.
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Re: RPS Spring Supremacy 2018
« Reply #74 on: January 04, 2018, 10:09:11 AM »
damn, damn, damn, damn.

Everyone is gonna be there for this one...

Maybe I can sneak out for a stealth mission for just the day....
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