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Post Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:00 pm
Posted by The_Enforcer on Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:00 pm
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Just watched the England game highlights and was shocked at the size of George Burgess gut. Looks like hes been eating nothing but doner meat and chips for the last 2 years. Anybody know what his weight is? He must be 20 stone!
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Post Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:19 pm
Posted by Shifty Cat on Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:19 pm
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The_Enforcer wrote:
Just watched the England game highlights and was shocked at the size of George Burgess gut. Looks like hes been eating nothing but doner meat and chips for the last 2 years. Anybody know what his weight is? He must be 20 stone!

During the game, I think it was Kevin Brown said something like you wouldn't want someone weighing 135kgs running at you about George when he was steamrolling over the French. I thought he was exaggerating at the time but he can't be far off.
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Post Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:05 pm
Posted by Rhinoshaund III on Sat Oct 20, 2018 12:05 pm
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On Whippets and Flatcaps last week they both said probably 130kgs at the moment which is 20st. Absolute units. Alot of NRL forwards carry a bit round the middle, its the hardest bit to get rid of isnt it?
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Post Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:28 pm
Posted by ShortArse on Sat Oct 20, 2018 1:28 pm
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it may be aesthetically unappealing but its all a matter of whether the benefits of the mass outweigh the impact on aerobic fitness.
if hes fit enough to do the minutes, then bulk is fine, so its not a matter of not being able to lose the weight, but working out the max weight he can be whilst being able to have sufficient minutes in him
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Post Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:34 am
Posted by thepimp007 on Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:34 am
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I was genuinely surprised by it too. Tom looked so much trimmer and fitter. I think Tom has surpassed George as the better of the two now as well. Great to see from 2 Bradford products

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