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Monthly Archives: June 2019

MON 07.01.19

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Scotty O working his handstand progressions with a headstand balance


CFM Upcoming Events

Sundays in June & July Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Saturday, July 6th:SPIDER-MAN & ANT-MAN Partner WOD at CFM! Workout is planned for Saturday morning in each group class and we’ll split into teams of 2. Workout will have 5 "Ant & Spider" feats of strength or skill to complete in a 5 round workout with heavy barbell complex. Reserve you spot on Saturday morning for this superhero themed WOD!

Saturday, July 6th:SPIDER-MAN Movie Premiere! CrossFit Midtown has a group of tickets to see the movie at Midtown Art Cinema on Saturday afternoon. We have a limited number of tickets available at this rate so hurry and claim yours now! See front desk for details or FB event coming soon!

ANT-MAN Partner WOD on Saturday, July 7th!


Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

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- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
8:30p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Dumbbell Carries
2 x 200m Walk
50m - Left DB Overhead, Right DB at Waist
50m - Left DB at Waist, Right DB Overhead
50m - Both DB's at Front Rack
50m - Both DB's Overhead

B. For Time [24min cap]
Buy In:
400m Run
500m Row
8 Rounds
8 Wall Balls (20/14)
8 Burpees
8 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
Cash Out:
500m Row
400m Run

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 17:40 Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Snatch
E2MOM 14

Pause Snatch
(Pause at position 1 from the ground each rep; Touch & Go)
3-3-3
Hang Snatch (position 2)
3-3-2-1
Add weight each set

B. Amanda [12min cap]
9-7-5
Ring Muscle Ups
Snatches (135/95)

Post load for pause and hang snatch and time for the WOD.
Ex: 135#/190#, 7:40 Rx.

FRI 06.28.19 Captain America WOD Saturday!

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Coach Mike practicing his handstand walks


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Carrie
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Carrie
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Carrie
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. E2MOM 8
8-6-4-2
Clusters (Increase weight each round)
20 Straight Leg Sit Ups

B. For Time
30-20-10
Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
15 Pull Ups
30 Double Unders
-Immediately into-
10-20-30
Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
15 Handstand Push Ups
30 Double Unders

Post load for cluster and time for the WOD. Example 250#, 13:10 Rx



Ellen and Sarah on the Heavy Bag in the Captain America Partner WOD!


And coming Saturday...

Captain America Partner WOD
20 Minute AMRAP

4 Jab-jab-cross-elbow-elbow-knee-knee
6 Archer pullups (3 per side alt)
8 Overhead Walking Lunges with plate (45/35)
200m run
20m Sled push (180/135)

Partners alternating each round. All reps are per person. Tape hands / use gloves for boxing. Wear red, white, and blue.

Post total rounds and reps completed. 200m and 20m sled push are each 1 rep (20 reps/round).
Ex: 9+8 Rx.


Saturday Schedule

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


And coming Sunday...

A. Bench Press
5-5-5-5-5

B. EMOM 15
Min 1 - 8 Shuttle Sprints
Min 2 - 10 Burpees
Min 3 - 12/9 Calorie Row

Post weight for heaviest weight for bench press and lowest reps completed for the EMOM Ex. 275, 8-10-12 Rx

Sunday Schedule

8:00a: Aerobic Capacity at the Track
9:45a: Weightlifting- Anthony
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
12:15p: Yoga Inversion Workshop-Priscila Baptista
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal


CFM Upcoming Events

Sundays in June & July Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Saturday, July 6th:SPIDER-MAN & ANT-MAN Partner WOD at CFM! Workout is planned for Saturday morning in each group class and we’ll split into teams of 2. Workout will have 5 "Ant & Spider" feats of strength or skill to complete in a 5 round workout with heavy barbell complex. Reserve you spot on Saturday morning for this superhero themed WOD!

Saturday, July 6th:SPIDER-MAN Movie Premiere! CrossFit Midtown has a group of tickets to see the movie at Midtown Art Cinema on Saturday afternoon. We have a limited number of tickets available at this rate so hurry and claim yours now! See front desk for details or FB event coming soon!

ANT-MAN Partner WOD on Saturday, July 7th!


Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

THUR 06.27.19

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Sign up for our inversion workshop this Sunday! Take some time to get better at your balance and handstands!!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

For Time [25min cap]
800m Run
27 Slam Balls (30/20)
21 Russian Twists
18 Slam Ball Box Step Up (each leg)
600m Run
21 Slam Balls
18 Russian Twists
15 Slam Ball Box Step Up
400m Run
18 Slam Balls
15 Russian Twists
12 Slam Ball Box Step Up
200m Run

Post time for WOD. Ex: 21:40 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. E2MOM 8
8-6-4-2
Clusters (Increase weight each round)
20 Straight Leg Sit Ups

B. For Time
30-20-10
Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
15 Pull Ups
30 Double Unders
-Immediately into-
10-20-30
Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
15 Handstand Push Ups
30 Double Unders

Post load for cluster and time for the WOD. Example 250#, 13:10 Rx


CFM Upcoming Events

Sundays in June & July Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

WED 06.26.19 Mobility and PT Screening Night with Dr. Phil!

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CFM Yoga Workshop attendees "posing" for a group photo. Next workshop is this Sunday 6/30 at 12:15 pm.


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

HSN Benchmark WOD
A."Fuel"
4 Rounds [15min cap]

5 Burpees
10 Toes to Bar
15 Double DB Squats (50/35's)
200/150m Row

B. Power Snatch Complex
High Hang (above knee) + Low Hang (below knee)
4 x 2+2 (increasing weight)

Post time for the WOD and load for snatch, Ex: 10:10 Rx, 175#

And coming tomorrow...

For Time [25min cap]
800m Run
27 Slam Balls
21 Russian Twists
18 Slam Ball Box Step Up (each leg)
600m Run
21 Slam Balls
18 Russian Twists
15 Slam Ball Box Step Up
400m Run
18 Slam Balls
15 Russian Twists
12 Slam Ball Box Step Up
200m Run

Post time for WOD. Ex: 21:40 Rx


CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 26th Mobility Night and Physical Therapy Assessments with Dr Phil of Georgia Sports PT! Dr. Phil will be at CFM doing movement screenings for our athletes and assessments from 6:00-8:00 pm on Wednesday. Come early and get checked out for and mobility issues or sore joints when moving.

Sundays in June & July Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

TUES 06.25.19

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We all start somewhere and for Adam Reinke that was 2 years ago. We are so proud of you and your dedication to your training, using your notebook, and to the changes in your nutrition.


CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 26th Mobility Night and Physical Therapy Assessments with Dr Phil of Georgia Sports PT! Dr. Phil will be at CFM doing movement screenings for our athletes and assessments from 6:00-8:00 pm on Wednesday. Come early and get checked out for and mobility issues or sore joints when moving.

Sundays in June & July Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

Today's schedule

5a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6a: All Levels CrossFit- Jonathan
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Jonathan
8a: Open Gym- Michael
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
8:40p: Yoga- Priscila Baptista
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. E3MOM 15
Min 1 - 5 Back Squat (73% of 1RM)
Min 2 - 10/10 DB Strict Press
Min 3 - 5 Strict Pull Ups (or 3 Pull Up Negatives)

B. AMRAP 8
16 Box Jump Over (24/20)
8 Deadlift (185/125)
4 Renegade Row (35/25’s)

Post load for squat and rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 305#, 5+8 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

HSN Benchmark WOD
A."Fuel"
4 Rounds [15min cap]

5 Burpees
10 Toes to Bar
15 Double DB Squats (50/35's)
200/150m Row

B. Power Snatch Complex
High Hang (above knee) + Low Hang (below knee)
4 x 2+2 (increasing weight)

Post time for the WOD and load for snatch, Ex: 10:10 Rx, 175#

MON 06.24.19

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Carmen chalking up. ready to go back to work #backtobusinessmonday


CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 26th Mobility Night and Physical Therapy Assessments with Dr Phil of Georgia Sports PT! Dr. Phil will be at CFM doing movement screenings for our athletes and assessments from 5:30-8:00 pm on Wednesday. Come early and get checked out for and mobility issues or sore joints when moving.

Sunday, June 23rd Aerobic Capacity continues each Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) for 8 sessions through the summer. Registration is open and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar or access to the workout series online at the following link. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Remember the fallen


Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.

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- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
8:30p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Clean
E2MOM 14

Pause Clean (Touch & Go; Pause at position 1 each rep)
3-3-3.
Hang Clean (position 2)
3-3-3-3
Add weight each set; 40-70%

B. For Time [15min cap]
400m Run
30 Overhead Plate Lunges (45/25)
20 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
100 Double Unders
20 Burpees
30 DB Snatches (50/35)(Rx+ 70/50)
400m Run

Post load for clean and time for the WOD. Ex: 215#, 11:20 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. E3MOM 15
Min 1 - 5 Back Squat (73% of 1RM)
Min 2 - 10/10 DB Strict Press
Min 3 - 5 Strict Pull Ups (or 3 Pull Up Negatives)

B. AMRAP 8
16 Box Jump Over (24/20)
8 Deadlift (185/125)
4 Renegade Row (35/25’s)

Post load for squat and rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 305#, 5+8 Rx.

FRI 06.21.19

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You Ready? Carmen climbs higher, farther, faster. #captainmarvel #superherotraining #superherowod


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. E3MOM 12
Min 1 - 5 Thrusters
Min 2 - 8 Bent Over Barbell Rows (same bar as thrusters)
Min 3 - Rest

B. 5 Rounds
7 Shoulder to Overhead (155/105)
3 Rope Climbs**
30 Double Unders

**Athletes must wear long socks or pants to protect shins when climbing the rope.

Post load for thrusters and time for the WOD.
Ex: 125#, 9:50 Rx



And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD
AMRAP 6

20 Deadlifts (225/155)
20 Push Ups
-2 min rest-
AMRAP 6
20 KB Sumo Deadlift High Pull (70/53)
20 Toes to Bar
-2 min rest-
AMRAP 6
20 Box Jumps (24/20)
20 Burpees

One partner working at a time. All rounds and reps are team totals and partners may partition the reps any way except the last AMRAP. Athletes must do a minimum of 5 box jumps or 5 burpees before switching.

Score total rounds + reps for each 3 AMRAPS. Ex: 4+18, 5+5, 3+32 Rx.

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 Miller


And coming Sunday...

A. Push/Pull (not for time)
10-8-6-4-2

Bench Press
Strict Pull Ups

B. For Time [20min Cap]
500m Row
60 Air Squats
400m Run
45 Ab Mat Sit Ups
500m Row
30 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
400m Run
15 DB Burpees (50/35)

Post load for bench and time for the WOD.
Ex: 245#, 15:45 Rx.


Sunday Schedule

8:00a: Aerobic Capacity at the Track
9:45a: Weightlifting- Anthony
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
12:15p: Yoga-Nikkia Nelson
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal


CFM Upcoming Events

Sunday, June 23rd Aerobic Capacity kicks of Sunday morning at 8:00 am at Phoenix Park Track (8-10 minutes from CFM) and continues each Sunday for 8 sessions. Registration is open through 6/23 and athletes can purchase a single session from the calendar. #buildyourengines. Register here and improve your running and conditioning!

Sunday, June 30th CFM Inversion Workshop lead by instructor Priscila Baptista. Spend a dedicated session working on your inversions, arm balances, handstands, core control and more in this yoga workshop! The cost is $20 or $10 for CFM members. Register here and have fun learning to get upside down!

Remember the fallen


Saturday, August 10th 31Heroes WOD and Fundraiser!! Sign up to participate in the WOD! Click here for event details Donate to CFM's 31Heroes fundrasing page or become a fundraiser on our team to support this great cause and help fund the treatment of TBI/PTSD.