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FRI 03.01.19 OPEN WOD 19.2 & FNL!!

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Cary B happy mobilizing the ankles


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, March 1st 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.2 for the CrossFit Open! The 2019 Open continues! CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. The next Open workout is released on Thursday and continues with 1 new workout each week. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community at CrossFit Midtown!!

Saturday, March 2nd 1:30 pm: BIRTHFIT Power Hour! The pillars of BIRTHFIT: FITNESS. NUTRITION. MINDSET. and CONNECTION... can guide you to train for birth, and recover postpartum. Join us to learn and move and experience BIRTHFIT and how it will support you (or your partner) through the motherhood transition. This event is open to all women (pregnant or not) and Non-mobile babes are welcome 🙂

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7:00p: Friday Night Lights 19.2!

Workout of the Day (WOD)

CFG Open 19.2
Beginning on an 8-minute clock, complete as many reps as possible of the following triplet. If 2 rounds completed before 8 minutes, add 4 minutes to the clock and proceed to the next round adding weight to the squat clean:

Rx:
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
15-13-11-9-7 squat cleans
m = 135, 185, 225, 275, 315
w = 85, 115, 145, 175, 205

Scaled:
25 hanging knee raises
50 single-unders
15-13-11-9-7 squat cleans
m = 95, 115, 135, 155, 185
w = 55, 75, 95, 115, 135

Post total reps completed or time to finish WOD. Ex: 258 Rx.

Additional Scaling Options for Group Classes:
Scaling T2B: K2T 1:1, T2SR 1:1, T2R 1:1, Hanging Knee Raises 1:1, (L1/Masters 55+) Situps 1:1
Scaling Double Unders: (DU+single) 25 reps, speed step 1:1, singles 1:1
L1/Masters 55+ weights: (m = 65, 75, 95, 115, 135; w = 35, 45, 55, 65, 75)


And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD
AMRAP 20

15 Push Jerks (m = 95/115/135, w = 65/85/95)
20 Box Jumps Overs (24″/20″)
25 Deadlifts (m = 145/185/225, w = 95/115/145)
30 Cal Row

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

Post total rounds and reps completed. Ex: 3+12 L3.

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
1:30p: BIRTHFIT Power Hour- Brianna


And coming Sunday...

TBA

Sunday Schedule

8:45a: Weightlifting- Anthony
10a: Open Gym- Michael
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
12:15p: Yoga- Nikkia Nelson
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

THUR 02.28.19

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Ellen #cfmstrong


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, March 1st 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.2 for the CrossFit Open! The 2019 Open continues! CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. The next Open workout is released on Thursday and continues with 1 new workout each week. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community at CrossFit Midtown!!

Saturday, March 2nd 1:30 pm: BIRTHFIT Power Hour! The pillars of BIRTHFIT: FITNESS. NUTRITION. MINDSET. and CONNECTION... can guide you to train for birth, and recover postpartum. Join us to learn and move and experience BIRTHFIT and how it will support you (or your partner) through the motherhood transition. This event is open to all women (pregnant or not) and Non-mobile babes are welcome 🙂

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat
4 x 8
Work to a heavy set of 8

B. 4 Rounds [8 Min Cap]
8 Strict Chest to Bar Pull Ups
10 Overhead Squat (115/85)

Post load for squat and time for WOD. Ex: 275#, 4:40 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

Open WOD 19.2
A. 10 Minute AMRAP:
30 Toes to Bar
20 Dumbbell Clean (50's/35's)
10 Burpee Box Jump Overs (24/20")

Post number of reps for AMRAP. Ex: 168 Rx

WED 02.27.19

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90-90 hip opener stretch during mobility night


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, March 1st 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.2 for the CrossFit Open!

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: Gymnastics- Michael
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. EMOM 18
Min 1 - 6 Handstand Push Ups
Min 2 - 8 Single Leg KB Deadlift (53/35’s) (4/4)
Min 3 - 10 Toes to Bar

B. Team WOD
6 minutes Max Cal Row and Max Cal Bike
- 2 minute rest -
6 minutes Max Cal Row and Max Cal Ski Erg

Post fewest reps completed in the EMOM and total Cal from both AMRAPs.
Ex: 6, 8, 10 and 708 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat
4 x 8
Work to a heavy set of 8

B. 4 Rounds [8 Min Cap]
8 Strict Chest to Bar Pull Ups
10 Overhead Squat (115/85)

Post load for squat and time for WOD. Ex: 275#, 4:40 Rx.

TUES 02.26.19

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When you CrossFit but also like Harry Potter. #QuidditchWOD


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, March 1st 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.2 for the CrossFit Open!

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8:40p: Yoga- Ariele Edwards
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Strict Muscle Ups: In 10 minutes work on strict muscle up transitions

B. For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]
L3
2k Run*
15 Muscle Ups**
2k Run

*Run L2 = 1600m, L1 = 1200m

**Scale Muscle Ups to:
15 Bar Muscle Ups
15 Ring Dips + 15 Chest to bar Pullups
15 Box Ring Dips + 15 Pullups
15 Straight Leg Dips + 15 Barbell Assisted Pullups
15 Bent Knee Dips + 15 Ring Rows

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 22:15 L3


And coming tomorrow...

A. EMOM 18
Min 1 - 6 Handstand Push Ups
Min 2 - 8 Single Leg KB Deadlift (53/35’s) (4/4)
Min 3 - 10 Toes to Bar

B. Team WOD
6 minutes Max Cal Row and Max Cal Bike
- 2 minute rest -
6 minutes Max Cal Row and Max Cal Ski Erg

Post fewest reps completed in the EMOM and total Cal from both AMRAPs.
Ex: 6, 8, 10 and 708 Rx.


MON 02.25.19

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Jeannette getting some single arm snatches


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8:30p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Clean Complex
Power Clean + Hang Squat Clean + Split Jerk
4 x 1 + 2 + 1

B. AMRAP 12
5 Burpee Box Jump Overs (24/20)
8 Dumbbell Power Cleans (50/35's)
25 Double Unders

Post load for complex and rounds + reps for AMRAP. Ex: 265#, 7+8 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Strict Muscle Ups: In 10 minutes work on strict muscle up transitions

B. For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]
L3
2k Run*
15 Muscle Ups**
2k Run

*Run L2 = 1600m, L1 = 1200m

**Scale Muscle Ups to:
15 Bar Muscle Ups
15 Ring Dips + 15 Chest to bar Pullups
15 Box Ring Dips + 15 Pullups
15 Straight Leg Dips + 15 Barbell Assisted Pullups
15 Bent Knee Dips + 15 Ring Rows

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 22:15 L3

FRI 02.22.19 OPEN WOD 19.1 & FNL!!

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Turning the corner on a great weekend like BK! #turnlooksgoodbro


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, February 22nd 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.1 for the CrossFit Open! The 2019 Open begins! CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. The 1st Open workout is released on Thursday, February 21st and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2019 Open!!

Click here to sign up with CFM for the 2019 Open!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7:00p: Friday Night Lights!

Workout of the Day (WOD)

CFG Open 19.1
AMRAP 15

19 Wall Balls (20/14)
19 Calorie Row

Post total reps completed. Ex: 205 Rx.

VARIATIONS
Rx’d:
Men throw 20-lb. ball to 10-ft. target
Women throw 14-lb. ball to 9-ft. target

Scaled:
Men throw 14-lb. ball to 10-ft. target
Women throw 10-lb. ball to 9-ft. target

L1/Scaled Masters 55+:
Men throw 14-lb. ball to 8-ft. target
Women throw 10-lb. ball to 8-ft. target

And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD [20 Minute Time Cap]:
5 Rounds

200 Meter Run (each) + 14 Power Cleans (m = 95/135/185, w = 65/95/125)
45 Double-Unders (each) + 20 Burpees over the bar

At 3,2,1 go… partner 1 starts on 200m run and partner 2 starts on power cleans. When 1 partner finishes the run, they tag and partner 2 goes on the 200m. Once the 1st couplet is completed by both partners then advance to the Double Unders/Burpee couplet with 1 partner working at each station and then switching.

Run and Double Unders reps are individual totals. Clean and Burpees are team total. Both partners working at the same time on opposite movements of each couplet.

Scale Doubles to 20 DU+singles, speed step 1:1, singles 1:1.

Post time for both partners to complete all 5 rounds. Ex: 18:34 L3.

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


And coming Sunday...

TBA

Sunday Schedule

8:45a: Weightlifting- Anthony
10a: Open Gym- Michael
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
12:15p: Yoga- Nikkia Nelson
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

THUR 02.21.19 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Shannon


CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, February 21st: CFM Bring-A-Friend Day! Invite a friend or family to join you for a beginner friendly partner workout. Send us their full name, contact email and the time you will be attending to reserve their spot in advance. #BYOF Bring Your Own Friend!

Friday, February 22nd 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.1 for the CrossFit Open! The 2019 Open begins! CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. The 1st Open workout is released on Thursday, February 21st and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2019 Open!!

Click here to sign up with CFM for the 2019 Open!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Partner WOD
2 Rounds

1000m Row*
75 Med Ball Sit Ups
50 Burpees
25 Goblet Squats (70/53)
*[partner not rowing holds med ball in a wall sit]
Post time for the WOD. Ex: 21:10 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

Open WOD 19.1
A. Rep Rounds For Time [17 Min Time Cap]:
10-20-30-40-50 Wallballs (20/14 to 10/9 ft)
16 Power Cleans (135/95)

B. In Remaining Time [17 Min Time Cap]:
4 RM Clean

Post time to complete WOD or number of reps and load for 4 RM Clean. Ex: 13:37 Rx, 237# Rx