Originally Posted by Tigerprawn
Charlie you're a goddamn beast! Good work! Your advice is also consistent. You and one of my best friends suggested hook grip to me back when I was first starting to DL. I've kept up with it through all my warmup sets and am good for ~315-330 for reps before it gets too painful. It'd be pretty amazing to hit my 1RM with a hook grip instead of switch.
The one thing that always goes through my mind when using hook grip is "pain is temporary, so stop being a little bitch." Should help in your endeavor
I wish I started using a hook grip when I first started but better late than never!