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Monthly Archives: November 2014

MON 12.01.14

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PVC Fran Warmup Sub 3 minutes with Coach Ben.

PVC Fran Warmup Sub 3 minutes with Coach Ben.


December Save the Dates

CFM New T-shirt Pre-Order 10% off Through Thursday 12/4. Click here to order.
4th Quarterly Progress Checks:Starting Week of 12/8
Bring-A-Friend Day: Thursday 12/18 All Classes
CFM Holiday Party Friday 12/19 7-10pm. Details TBA.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
8a: Open Gym- Casey
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
8p: Open Gym- Kelly

Workout of the Day (WOD)

East Coast Championships Online Qualifier 3
20 Minute AMRAP
50 Wallballs (20/14)
50 Double-Unders
40 Box Jumps (24/20)
40 Toes-to-Bar
30 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
30 Bar Facing Burpees
20 Cleans (145/100)
20 Jerks (145/100)
10 Snatches (145/100)
10 Muscle-Ups

Post total reps completed for AMRAP. Ex: 334 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Squat Clean: In 15 minutes work up to a heavy single.

B. Death by Squat Clean: EMOM for 15 minutes.
1st Minute: 1 Squat Clean (m = 100/135, w = 70/95)
2nd Minute: 2 Squat Clean (m = 100/135, w = 70/95)
3rd Minute: 3 Squat Clean (m = 100/135, w = 70/95)
and so on…

Continue increasing by 1 rep every minute, until unable to complete all reps in the minute. Then start back at 1 and increase by 1 rep every minute until the 15 minutes is up.

Post max load for squat clean and rounds and reps completed for WOD. Ex: 275#, 11+8 Rx+.

FRI 11.28.14

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Matt and Dyer. Thrusters and Burpees.

Matt and Dyer. Thrusters and Burpees.

Today's schedule

6a: Cancelled
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
8a: Open Gym- Mike
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
4p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Mike

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Shoulder Press: 5-4-3-2-1. Working up to a heavy single.

B. 15-12-9 Rep Rounds for Time:
Toes to Bar
Burpees Over Erg
300 Meter Row after Each Round

Post load for Press and time for WOD. Ex: 2145#, 9:49 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

6 Rounds
2 Minute Rounds:
200 Meter Run
5 Pullups
10 Pushups
15 Air Squats
AMRAP Power Cleans in Time Remaining (135/95)
Rest 1 Minute Between Rounds

Score is Total Power Cleans. Ex: 31 Rx.

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Click here to reserve your classes in advance.
Wed: Regular Schedule, 7, 8pm evening classes cancelled
Thur: Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed
Fri: 7am Class, 8am Open gym, 12, 4, 5, 6pm
Sat: 10, 11am Class only. (No Yoga)
Sun 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

WED 11.26.14

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New T-shirts are coming in December. Pre-Order this weekend for 10% discount.

New T-shirts are coming in December. Click here to Pre-Order this weekend for 10% discount.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
7p & 8p cancelled

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weightlifting Sets:
Pause Front Squat: Work up to a heavy set of 3
High Hang Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy set of 2
Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy single

B. 6 minute EMOM
10 Weighted Situps (45/25# plate)
Max Double Unders in remainder of the minute

Post load for each lift and total Double Unders for EMOM. Ex: 225#, 205#, 275#, 184 Rx.

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Click here to reserve your classes in advance.
Wed: Regular Schedule, 7, 8pm evening classes cancelled
Thur: Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed
Fri: 7am Class, 8am Open gym, 12, 4, 5, 6pm
Sat: 10, 11am Class only. (No Yoga)
Sun 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

And coming Friday...

A. Shoulder Press: 5-4-3-2-1. Working up to a heavy single.

B. 15-12-9 Rep Rounds for Time:
Toes to Bar
Burpees Over Erg
300 Meter Row after Each Round

Post load for Press and time for WOD. Ex: 2145#, 9:49 Rx.

TUES 11.25.14 “PT” Re-test

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"PT" results from 10/28

"PT" results from 10/28


Dunk Truck at CFM

Today from 3:30-7pm the Dunk Truck will be at CFM for body composition testing.
You may sign up here to reserve your spot. This is a great opportunity to get measured and set healthy eat habits through the holidays. We'll look to have the Dunk Truck return in March for our Spring Nutrition Challenge.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
8a: Open Gym- Jason
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
8p: Open Gym- Kelly

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets. Max reps on final set.

B. “PT”
60 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)
50 AbMat Situps
40 Pushups
1 mile run

Post max load and reps for Pullups and time to complete WOD. Ex: 58# 7 reps, 12:35 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Weightlifting Sets:
Pause Front Squat: Work up to a heavy set of 3
High Hang Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy set of 2
Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy single

B. 6 minute EMOM
10 Weighted Situps (45/25# plate)
Max Double Unders in remainder of the minute

Post load for each lift and total Double Unders for EMOM. Ex: 225#, 205#, 275#, 184 Rx.

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Click here to reserve your classes in advance.
Wed: Regular Schedule, 7, 8pm evening classes cancelled
Thur: Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed
Fri: 7am Class, 8am Open gym, 12, 4, 5, 6pm
Sat: 10, 11am Class only. (No Yoga)
Sun 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

MON 11.24.14

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Ducat finishes a thruster

Ducat finishes a thruster


Dunk Truck at CFM

Tuesday from 3:30-7pm the Dunk Truck will be at CFM for body composition testing.
You may sign up here to reserve your spot.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
8p: Open Gym- Kelly

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets. Max reps on final set.

B. 8 Minute AMRAP:
7 Box Jumps (30/24”) (step downs only)
9 Sumo Deadlift High Pulls (32/24 kg)

Post load and reps for Squat and rounds+reps for WOD. Ex: 195# 7 reps, 8+7 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets. Max reps on final set.

B. “PT”
60 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)
50 AbMat Situps
40 Pushups
1 mile run

Post max load and reps for Pullups and time to complete WOD. Ex: 58# 7 reps, 12:35 Rx

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Click here to reserve your classes in advance.
Wed: Regular Schedule, 7, 8pm evening classes cancelled
Thur: Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed
Fri: 7am Class, 8am Open gym, 12, 4, 5, 6pm
Sat: 10, 11am Class only. (No Yoga)
Sun 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

FRI 11.21.14

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Wes on sledgehammers

Wes on sledgehammers

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
8a: Open Gym- Mike
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
4p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Mike

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Clean & Jerk Complex: Every 90 seconds for 6 rounds
1 Hang Power Clean
1 Push Jerk
1 Power Clean

B. Rep Rounds for Time
10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1
Pushups
Clean & Jerk (100/70)
Pullups

Post load for C&J complex and time for WOD. Ex: 205#, 8:49 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD
3 Rounds
4x200m Run
30 Squat Clean (95/65)
30 Bar-facing Burpees

All reps are team totals. 1 Person working at a time.

Score is time to complete WOD Ex: 28:30 Rx.

Saturday Restorative Yoga

Time: 12p -Monica Miller

Sunday

Time: 10a class, 11a open gym

THUR 11.20.14 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Iman mid jump for a burpee

Iman mid jump for a burpee

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
8a: Open Gym- Kelly
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Jason
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Jason
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD): Bring-A-Friend Day!!

A. Row Sprint: 1 minute max cal row

B. Partner WOD: 15 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
10 Calorie Row, 10 Burpees
20 Calorie Row, 20 Situps w/ Medball (20/14)
30 Calorie Row, 30 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)
40 Calorie Row, 40 Box Jumps (24/20)
50 Calorie Row, 50 Wall Balls (20/14)

1 partner working at a time. All reps are team totals and teams may partition the reps any way.

Post max cal and total reps for the AMRAP. Ex: 31, 324 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Clean & Jerk Complex: Every 90 seconds for 6 rounds
1 Hang Power Clean
1 Push Jerk
1 Power Clean

B. Rep Rounds for Time
10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1
Pushups
Clean & Jerk (100/70)
Pullups

Post load for C&J complex and time for WOD. Ex: 205#, 8:49 Rx.