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THUR 11.23.17 Happy Thanksgiving!

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Happy Turkey Day! Feed your #gains!


Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Thursday- Gym Closed. Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday- 11a: Open Gym
Saturday- 9a: Open Gym, 10a, 11a: Group Class
Sunday- 10a: Group Class, 11a: Open Gym, 12:15p: Yoga, 5p, 6p: Open Gym

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Holiday Travel WOD
CrossFit Games Open 12.1

Complete as many reps as possible in 7 minutes of:
Burpees*

*Select a target 6” above your reach.

Post total reps completed. Ex: 118 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

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

B. 15-12-9 Rep Rounds for Time: [15 Minute Time Cap]
Toes to Bar
Dumbbell Push Press (m = 20/35/50, w = 15/20/35)
Box Jump Overs (m = 20/24/30, w = 16/20/24)
300 Meter Row after Each Round

Post load for Press and time for WOD. Ex: 186#, 9:49 Rx.


OR

Holiday Travel WOD

21-18-15-12-9-6-3 Rep Rounds of:

Pushups*
Situps
Lunges

*Scale Pushups to incline (box, bench, table, chair, bed, etc.)

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 9:23 Rx.

WED 11.22.17

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Ricky and Gretchen


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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

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

B. 5 Rounds For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]:
500m Row
200m KB Farmers Carry (m = 20/24/32’s w = 12/16/24’s)
50m DB Overhead Carry (R) (m = 25/35/50, w = 15/20/35)
50m DB Overhead Carry (L) (m = 25/35/50, w = 15/20/35)

Post load and reps for pullups and time to complete WOD.
Ex: 45#, 7 reps, 26:15 L3.


And coming tomorrow...

CFM Closed: Happy Thanksgiving!
Holiday Travel WOD
CrossFit Games Open 12.1


Complete as many reps as possible in 7 minutes of:
Burpees*

*Select a target 6” above your reach.

Post total reps completed. Ex: 118 Rx.

Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Thursday- Gym Closed. Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday- 11a: Open Gym
Saturday- 9a: Open Gym, 10a, 11a: Group Class
Sunday- 10a: Group Class, 11a: Open Gym, 12:15p: Yoga, 5p, 6p: Open Gym

TUES 11.21.17

By | WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Mike


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- Brianna
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Will Milne
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. 20 Minute AMRAP:
L3 Open
400m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

*Cindy is 5 pullups, 10 pushups, 15 air squats.

L2 Performance
300m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

L1 Fitness
200m Run
2 Rounds of Cindy*

B. Supple Leopard Shoulder Sequence:
Lacrosse ball anterior shoulder smash
Banded shoulder chest stretch
Banded shoulder lat stretch
Banded bully stretch

Post rounds and reps completed. 400m = 400 reps.
Ex: 4 + 421 L3.


And coming tomorrow...

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

B. 5 Rounds For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]:
500m Row
200m KB Farmers Carry (m = 20/24/32’s w = 12/16/24’s)
50m DB Overhead Carry (R) (m = 25/35/50, w = 15/20/35)
50m DB Overhead Carry (L) (m = 25/35/50, w = 15/20/35)

Post load and reps for pullups and time to complete WOD.
Ex: 45#, 7 reps, 26:15 L3.

MON 11.20.17

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Ellen leading the pack on a kettlebell front rack carry


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
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)

A. Bulletproof Shoulders Activation
1. Side Plank Rev-Fly 10x/side
2. Mod Pushup Y-hold (2 sec hold) 8x/side (alt) "Palm facing down"
3. Scapular Pushups 10x
4. T's with 5# plates 10 reps (2 sec hold) "Thumbs up"
5. W's with 5# plates 10 reps (2 sec hold) "Pinkies up"
6. Side Ext Rot. w/ 5# plate 10x/side (2 sec hold at top)

B. Snatch:
1 set of 3 @ 70%
1 set of 2 @ 75%
5 sets of 1 (80% 1RM). All sets at the same weight.

Post load for snatch. Ex: 170#

And coming tomorrow...

A. 20 Minute AMRAP:
L3 Open
400m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

*Cindy is 5 pullups, 10 pushups, 15 air squats.

L2 Performance
300m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

L1 Fitness
200m Run
2 Rounds of Cindy*

B. Supple Leopard Shoulder Sequence:
Lacrosse ball anterior shoulder smash
Banded shoulder chest stretch
Banded shoulder lat stretch
Banded bully stretch

Post rounds and reps completed. 400m = 400 reps.
Ex: 4 + 421 L3.

FRI 11.17.17

By | Partner WOD, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Gretchen and Alex on the row


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. Back Squat: 2-2-2-2-2. Increasing weight each set from 85-87-90-92-95% of 1RM.

B. Supple Leopard Stretch & Smash
Adductor Barbell Smash
Super Frog Stretch
Quad Barbell Smash
Couch Stretch

Post load for back squat. Ex: 375#

And coming Saturday...

“Cindy Crushed”
Partner WOD: 20 Minute AMRAP

2 Rounds of Cindy*
15 Sledgehammer
40m Sled Push (100/50)**

All rounds and reps are team totals. 1 partner working at a time and teams may partition the rounds and reps anyway. *Cindy is 5 pullups, 10 pushups, 15 air squats. **The sled push may be solo or partnered.

Post rounds and reps completed. Ex: 5+69 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

Sunday Schedule

8:45a: Weightlifting- Anthony
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Open Gym- Michael
12:15a: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Neal
6p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Neal

THUR 11.16.17 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Noon class with Coach Stacy!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
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. Row Sprint: 1 minute max cal row

B. “Doublemint”
Partner WOD: 20 Minute AMRAP (as many rounds as possible):

10 Calorie Row, 10 Burpees
20 Calorie Row, 20 Box Jumps (24/20)
30 Calorie Row, 30 Situps
40 Calorie Row, 40 Slamballs (20/15)
50 Calorie Row, 50 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)

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, 424 Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat: 2-2-2-2-2. Increasing weight each set from 85-87-90-92-95% of 1RM.

B. Supple Leopard Stretch & Smash
Adductor Barbell Smash
Super Frog Stretch
Quad Barbell Smash
Couch Stretch

Post load for back squat. Ex: 375#

WED 11.15.17

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Christina demonstrating an incline pushup


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)

“Barbara” [37 Minute Time Cap]:
L3
5 rounds, each for time of:

20 Pull-ups
30 Push-ups
40 Sit-ups
50 Squats

Rest precisely three minutes between each round.

Post times for each round. Ex: 2:45, 2:55, 3:18, 3:30, 3:28 L3.

L2 Intermediate
5 rounds, each for time, of:
10 Pull-ups
20 Push-ups
30 Sit-ups
40 Squats
Rest 3 minutes between rounds.

L1 Beginner
4 rounds, each for time, of:
10 Ring rows
15 Push-ups
20 Sit-ups
25 Squats
Rest 3 minutes between rounds

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

A. Row Sprint: 1 minute max cal row

B. “Doublemint”
Partner WOD: 20 Minute AMRAP (as many rounds as possible):

10 Calorie Row, 10 Burpees
20 Calorie Row, 20 Box Jumps (24/20)
30 Calorie Row, 30 Situps
40 Calorie Row, 40 Slamballs (20/15)
50 Calorie Row, 50 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)

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, 424 Rx