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Monthly Archives: August 2017

THUR 08.31.17

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Cary


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
8p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. “Family Feud”
Split class into 2 teams

20 Minute AMRAP
20m Mini Prowler Pull (135/90)
15 Slam Balls (20/15)
10/7 Cal Row

In a relay fashion, the teams form a single file line each. Athlete 1 starts with the prowler. As soon as that athlete finishes, he or she moves onto the slam balls. Athlete 2 can then start the prowler… and so forth.1 person per station at a time.

B. Bulletproof Shoulders
Side Plank Rev-Fly 20x/side
Mod Pushup Y-hold (15 sec hold) 4x/side "Palm facing down"
Scapular Pushups 15x
T's (on a box) [5 reps + Overload] 4x "Thumbs up"
W's (on a box) [5 reps + Overload] 4x "Pinkies up"
Side Ext Rot. w/ 5# plate 15x/side
[Demo Video]

Post rounds completed by the team. Ex: 22 team of 4 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Squat Clean: E2MOM for 12 minutes: 2 reps working up to a heavy double.

B. “Mexican Jumping Beans” [14 Minute Time Cap]
10 Squat Cleans, 100 Double-Unders**
8 Squat Cleans, 80 Double-Unders
6 Squat Cleans, 60 Double-Unders
4 Squat Cleans, 40 Double-Unders
2 Squat Cleans, 20 Double-Unders
(m = 65/95/135, w = 45/65/95)

**Scale DU to DU+singles (40-32-24-16-8), Speed Step 1:1, Singles 1:1.

Post load for clean double and time for the WOD. Ex: 235#, 11:16 L3

CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, Sept 18th Lurong Championship Challenge Begins! If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!

WED 08.30.17

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Jay and Tony


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets at same weight. Max reps 3rd set.

B. “Fortitude”
30 Minute EMOM
ODD: 15 Cal Row
EVEN: 15 Burpees

The first 2 minutes each athlete will work for 40 seconds totaling as many burpees and calories as possible. For the remaining 28 minutes you will try to match those numbers you established during the first 2 minutes. Score the fewest cal and burpees completed in a minute.

Post reps and load for pullups and reps for EMOM. Ex: 55#, 6 reps, 15/13 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. “Family Feud”
Split class into 2 teams

20 Minute AMRAP
20m Mini Prowler Pull (135/90)
15 Slam Balls (20/15)
10/7 Cal Row

In a relay fashion, the teams form a single file line each. Athlete 1 starts with the prowler. As soon as that athlete finishes, he or she moves onto the slam balls. Athlete 2 can then start the prowler… and so forth.1 person per station at a time.

B. Bulletproof Shoulders
Side Plank Rev-Fly 20x/side
Mod Pushup Y-hold (15 sec hold) 4x/side "Palm facing down"
Scapular Pushups 15x
T's (on a box) [5 reps + Overload] 4x "Thumbs up"
W's (on a box) [5 reps + Overload] 4x "Pinkies up"
Side Ext Rot. w/ 5# plate 15x/side
[Demo Video]

Post rounds completed by the team. Ex: 22 team of 4 Rx.

CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, Sept 18th Lurong Championship Challenge Begins! If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!

TUES 08.29.17

By | WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Dez


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Joseph
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Joseph
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Joseph
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Lana Wilson
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. “Doublemint”
5 Minute AMRAP
40m Foot-Hand Crawl
10 Toes to Bar

Rest 5 minutes

5 Minute AMRAP
20m Foot-Hand Crawl
15 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)

B. 5-Way Shoulder Stretch
Hold each position 1 minute

Post rounds and reps from each AMRAP (10m = 1 rep).
Ex: 3+4 Rx, 4+1 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets at same weight. Max reps 3rd set.

B. “Fortitude”
30 Minute EMOM
ODD: 15 Cal Row
EVEN: 15 Burpees

The first 2 minutes each athlete will work for 40 seconds totaling as many burpees and calories as possible. For the remaining 28 minutes you will try to match those numbers you established during the first 2 minutes. Score the fewest cal and burpees completed in a minute.

Post reps and load for pullups and reps for EMOM. Ex: 55#, 6 reps, 15/13 Rx.

CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, Sept 18th Lurong Championship Challenge Begins! If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!

MON 08.28.17

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Nancy


CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, August 28th Lurong Championship Challenge Early Registration Deadline. Before 8/28 save $15 on registration. If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!



Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

On a running clock complete the following:

A. Hang Squat Clean: In 0-6 minutes work up to a heavy single

B. Front Squat: In 6-13 minutes work up to a heavy double (from rack)

C. Bench Press: In 13-21 minutes work up to a heavy set of 3.

D. Partner WOD: 21-28 minutes for a 7 minute AMRAP
10 Strict DB Press (m = 25/35/50, w = 10/25/35)
10 Stationary Reverse Lunges (alt)
10 Double KB Deadlift (m = 16/24/32, w = 12/16/24kg)

Both partners working at the same time. All reps are individual totals. 1 Partner starts on press the other on lunges. Score rounds and reps for each individual.

Post load for clean, squat, and bench, and rounds and reps for AMRAP.
Ex: 245#, 285#, 250#, 7+15 L3.


And coming tomorrow...

A. “Doublemint”
5 Minute AMRAP
40m Foot-Hand Crawl
10 Toes to Bar

Rest 5 minutes

5 Minute AMRAP
20m Foot-Hand Crawl
15 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)

B. 5-Way Shoulder Stretch
Hold each position 1 minute

Post rounds and reps from each AMRAP (10m = 1 rep).
Ex: 3+4 Rx, 4+1 Rx.

FRI 08.25.17

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Chenyu, Adam, and Lindsay


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bench Press: 3 sets of 5. Worksets. Max reps on final set. Compare to 8/3.

B. 4 Rounds for Time [16 Minute Time Cap]
5 1-arm Kettlebell Thruster (R) (24/16 kg)
4 1-arm Overhead Lunge Steps (R)
20 situps
5 1-arm Kettlebell Thruster (L)
4 1-arm Overhead Lunge Steps (L)
200m run

Post load and reps for bench and time to complete the WOD.
Ex: 155#, 7 reps, 13:10 Rx.


And coming Saturday...

Partner "Alex" - Teams of 2 for time: [21 Minute Time Cap]
1000m Row
20 Power Snatches (m = 95/115/155, w = 65/85/105)
60 Burpees over the bar
20 Power Snatches (m = 95/115/155, w = 65/85/105)
1000m Row

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 15:34 L2

Saturday Schedule

8a: Open Gym- Michael
9a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
12:15p: Yoga- Monica

Sunday Schedule

8a: Aerobic Capacity- Travis
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Weightlifting- Anthony
4-6p: Yoga Workshop- Will Milne
6p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Tina

CFM Upcoming Events

Sunday, August 27th:CFM Yoga Workshop. CFM Yoga Instructor Will Milne will teach an introductory workshop on the basics of yoga. Increase mobility, speed recovery time, prevent injury, improve posture, find new strengths and the power of relaxation. We will cover basic breathing techniques, spinal articulations, key yoga poses, and the physical and mental demands of restructuring the human body. Click here to sign up!

Monday, August 28th Lurong Championship Challenge Early Registration Deadline. Before 8/28 save $15 on registration. If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!

THUR 08.24.17 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Jeannette leading the start of the 31Heroes WOD


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Box Squat: 5 sets of 2. Worksets same weight (@ 60% of 1 rep max). Rest 90 seconds between sets.

B. Partner WOD:
15 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):

30 Goblet Squats (24/16 kg)
30 Kettlebell Swings (24/16 kg)
30 Mountain Climbers (R+L=1)
30 Power Slam Balls (20/15)

1 Partner working at a time. All reps are team totals. Partners may partition the rounds and reps any way.

Post load for squats and total rounds + reps of AMRAP. Ex: 185#, 2+88 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Bench Press: 3 sets of 5. Worksets. Max reps on final set. Compare to 8/3.

B. 4 Rounds for Time [16 Minute Time Cap]
5 1-arm Kettlebell Thruster (R) (24/16 kg)
4 1-arm Overhead Lunge Steps (R)
20 situps
5 1-arm Kettlebell Thruster (L)
4 1-arm Overhead Lunge Steps (L)
200m run

Post load and reps for bench and time to complete the WOD.
Ex: 155#, 7 reps, 13:10 Rx.


CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 24th: Bring-A-Friend Day! Invite a friend or family to join you for a beginner friendly partner workout. Email us with their name and contact email to reserve their spot. #BYOF Bring Your Own Friend!

Sunday, August 27th:CFM Yoga Workshop. CFM Yoga Instructor Will Milne will teach an introductory workshop on the basics of yoga. Increase mobility, speed recovery time, prevent injury, improve posture, find new strengths and the power of relaxation. We will cover basic breathing techniques, spinal articulations, key yoga poses, and the physical and mental demands of restructuring the human body. Click here to sign up!

Monday, August 28th Lurong Championship Challenge Early Registration Deadline. Before 8/28 save $15 on registration. If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!

WED 08.23.17

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Cool down stretch


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Shoulder Press: 3 sets of 5. Worksets. Max reps in final set.

B. 5 Rounds for Time: [16 minute time cap]
6 Pullups (C2B = Rx+)
12 Wallball shots 10ft (20/14)
200m Sprint

Post load and reps for Press and time to compete WOD. Ex: 160#, 6 reps, 10:18 Rx.

And coming tomorrow... Bring-A-Friend Day!

A. Front Box Squat: 5 sets of 2. Worksets same weight (@ 60% of 1 rep max). Rest 90 seconds between sets.

B. Partner WOD:
15 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):

30 Goblet Squats (24/16 kg)
30 Kettlebell Swings (24/16 kg)
30 Mountain Climbers (R+L=1)
30 Power Slam Balls (20/15)

1 Partner working at a time. All reps are team totals. Partners may partition the rounds and reps any way.

Post load for squats and total rounds + reps of AMRAP. Ex: 185#, 2+88 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 24th: Bring-A-Friend Day! Invite a friend or family to join you for a beginner friendly partner workout. Email us with their name and contact email to reserve their spot. #BYOF Bring Your Own Friend!

Sunday, August 27th:CFM Yoga Workshop. CFM Yoga Instructor Will Milne will teach an introductory workshop on the basics of yoga. Increase mobility, speed recovery time, prevent injury, improve posture, find new strengths and the power of relaxation. We will cover basic breathing techniques, spinal articulations, key yoga poses, and the physical and mental demands of restructuring the human body. Click here to sign up!

Monday, August 28th Lurong Championship Challenge Early Registration Deadline. Before 8/28 save $15 on registration. If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!