Chris Bumstead joined Christian Guzman for a massive leg day workout.
Chris Bumstead continues his Olympia prep by hitting all body parts in hopes of bringing his fourth consecutive victory in December. Recently, Bumstead was joined by Men’s Physique competitor Christian Guzman for a leg day workout in Stuart, FL.
Guzman shared the workout to his YouTube page as part of a series called “Summer Shredding.” Before the workout, Guzman took a trip to pick up more supplements and enjoyed a meal of egg whites, onions, salsa toast, and coffee. From this point on, the duo traveled to Revive Gym in order to hit a lower body workout.
Chris Bumstead & Christian Guzman Leg Workout
- Single-Leg Extensions
- Standard Leg Extensions
- Hamstring Curls
- Hack Squats
- Bulgarian Split Squats
- Seated Calf Raises x Hamstring Curls
Chris Bumstead and Christian Guzman began the leg day with warm-up sets of three different variations. It began with single-leg and standard leg extensions. The duo then hit some hamstring curls to really get the blood flowing into the legs. Guzman quickly learned how Bumstead trains and said it was refreshing to see a different style.
“OUT OF EVERYONE I HAVE TRAINED WITH, CHRIS IS CALM. IT’S LIKE A VERY, VERY COMPOSED, CALM, THIS IS WHAT WE’RE DOING, TEMPO. LIKE, I HAVEN’T HEARD HIM MAKE A NOISE. IT’S AWESOME. IT’S REFRESHING TO SEE. IT’S NOT WHAT YOU THINK AND THIS IS FROM THE F***ING NUMBER ONE CLASSIC PHYSIQUE COMPETITOR TO EVER BE IN THIS WORLD,” GUZMAN SAID OF BUMSTEAD.
Once the warm-up was finished, Bumstead and Guzman continued onto hack squats. they were both wearing leg sleeves and Bumstead added a lifting belt during his sets. Both athletes were exerting great amounts of energy by the look of the video.
The exact amount of sets and reps was not revealed. Guzman added a final set on this machine with resistance bands. For his final set, Bumstead reached 630 pounds with seven plates on each side.
“I FEEL LIKE I’M HAVING A HEART ATTACK ON THIS MACHINE EVERY TIME,” BUMSTEAD SAID.
Chris Bumstead and Christian Guzman moved to the dumbbell rack to perform Bulgarian split squats next. Bumstead began his sets with 150-pound dumbbells and no straps. Not only is Bumstead one of the best competitors on stage, he is also one of the strongest. Guzman opted for 90-pound dumbbells and the duo performed at least three sets.
The workout ended with a superset of seated calf raises and more hamstring curls. It is clear that both competitors were able to get the most out of leg day by the looks of it. For Chris Bumstead, this is part of a bulking phase that is meant to put on size in order to win the Olympia once again.