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pull-up

an exercise in which the body is raised up by the arms pulling on a horizontal bar fixed above the head
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China's First Sergeant Zhang Qi completed 71 Pull-Ups while Pakistan Army's Sepoy Zubair scored 67 Pull-Ups in two minutes time.
Set a target of hitting 20,000 pull-ups, the team managed 21,382 with only 15-second breaks every minute.
Try assisted pull-ups and dips in the gym, along with weighted press-ups and weighted row exercises.
The pull-ups tests and rope climbing were implemented in the gym of the artistic gymnastic (with olympic paralels certified from the National and International Gymnastic Federation).
Now, the 63-year-old can whip out five pull-ups, lift a 260-pound barbell off the ground and hold a "plank pose" - the upper position for a push-up - for 61/2 minutes.
Pull-Ups brand has launched a new high-tech tool to help the approximately four million moms who will start potty training this year make the process more fun and easy.
4%) Dollar Dollar Market sales sales LEADING BRANDS ** share (000) % change Huggies Pull-Ups Learning Designs 30.
Kipping pull-ups allow you to do more work in less time, thus increasing energy expended.
5m [pounds sterling] into a marketing campaign to back the launch of the latest innovation in its Huggies pull-ups range.
Net selling prices for Huggies diapers, Pull-Ups training pants, Cottonelle and Scott bathroom tissue, Viva towels and Kleenex facial tissue will increase on average between 6 and 8 percent, with implementation timing ranging from July 20, 2008 to August 31, 2008.