Dumbbells at 16 years old?

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May 25, 2014 12:42pm
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I am 16 years old, should I do weight lifting 3 times a week?

26 May
Yes just pace yourself and take it slow if you have difficulty lifting it off the bar dont do it without a spotter and be very careful you dont want to dome yourself with a dumbell trying to be superman
20 Jun
Yes man it's fine I'm 14
210 Posts
May 25, 2014 2:27pm
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Preferably not!! But u can lift light weights

25 May
I lift 6kg per arm for 10times each arm and i do 4 repetitions
274 Posts
May 25, 2014 9:12pm
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You sure can

122 Posts
May 26, 2014 12:06am
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I don't know about whether you should or not, but you definitely can no problem. It is entirely up to you.

70 Posts
Jun 20, 2014 1:20pm
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Honestly, health experts advise against it. But it's up to you.
If you're comfortable with it then go for it.
Don't push it.
Go with high reps, low weights rather than vice versa though.

51 Posts
Jun 20, 2014 2:46pm
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Stop growing first, then lift