Do any of you guys have experience with any style of lactate training for fat loss, such as German Body Comp, complex training, circuits, Thibs metabolic pairings, etc.
When you used this training, was it your whole program or did you do other regular style lifting along with it to preserve muscle?
For that matter, have you found this style of training to be muscle-sparing or does it burn alot of muscle?
What kind of diet would you use with this style of training? I’m guessing that it’s like HIIT that you wouldn’t want to do it too low on carbs bc it uses alot of muscle glycogen.
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I think you’ve got some terms mixed here. But any how…
I’m about to do some German body comp style training. I dont know how you’d do other stuff along with it, besides recovery shit. I use complexes and metabolic pairing all the time just for conditioning.
I find the sparring or gain of muscle while training any style is based primarily on diet. I eat low carb high fat high pro when doing fatloss shit. Ill cycle in some carbs every couple days after the hardest sessions [squats usually].
You dont have to do it on “low carbs” but I dont notice that it prevents any progress strength wise. It does help preserve the muscle and burn the fat though.