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Hey Coach, I just started doing OH squats, and when i am in the squatting position, I have a tendency to lift my heels. Is this a correct or incorrect technique? Also another questions, how important are weightlifting shoes? Thanks for the help Coach.

Anthony Bear | 2010-07-27

i hope you are u sing wt. lifting shoes. if not, get them. the heals should be flat on the ground while doing ohs. shoes are critical in my opinion.
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What if you do have shoes and this still happens?
Coach B
kaleb, i would be working hard on hamstring flex as well as ankle, knee, hip flexibility.