Jul 29, 2013 “Save your strength for the next set,” as Alexander Faleev put it. In successive workouts add reps when you can do it with confidence.Its all based on Faleev. It also has a focus on performance in powerlifting, whereas SS has a focus on strength gains for non-competitive lifters .Dec 18, 2008 He wrote the below article, outlining the simple routine of Russian Master of Sports, Alexander Faleev, for Built magazine, which folded before .Jan 21, 2013 Recently someone posted a link to an article Pavel wrote about a 5x5 program developed by Faleev. I would like to try this program using the .Very recently I encountered Pavel Tsatsouline and Alexandre Faleev's 5x5 program here on Tim Ferris' blog: Pavel's 80/20 5x5. It is a very .