WOD's & News

Check out what's going on at CrossFit Midtown

Category Archives: Events

FRI 01.18.19 Team CFM at Wodapalooza this weekend!

By | CrossFit Games, Events, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Pri, Tara, Elana at 31Heroes Social and Fundraiser


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday through Sunday, January 18th-20th: Coaches Pietsch, Travis, and Michael compete in Wodapalooza in the scaled division over the weekend. Yes. We know the competition is really good that even at our level we are in the Scaled group. It will be a fun event and we have an opportunity to finish on the podium or take 1st place! CFM Members will be able to watch the action live online.

FloElite is the official livestream partner for the Wodapalooza CrossFit Festival, and will be streaming all three days of competition. In order to watch the live stream, you will sign up with FloElite and pay a subscription fee of $29.99. You'll also have access to watch all the other heats and top elite athletes compete at Wodapalooza in addition to your beloved CFM coaches!

FloElite: https://www.floelite.com/events/6253829-wodapalooza-2019

Events will take place during the following times. Check back Friday for specific times for Team CFM Flexual Healing!!
Friday, January 18: 5:00am – 8:15pm ET
Bay Watch 7:30 am
Double Vision 1:03pm
Special Delivery 6:43 pm

Saturday, January 19: 7:30am – 8:00pm ET
Ski School 8:57 am
Ocho Chipper 1:00 pm

Sunday, January 20: 8:00am – 8:30pm ET

Tuesday, January 22nd at 6-8 pm: Function Movement screening with Dr Phil: He will be doing assessments as well as spot treatments on athletes at CFM on Tuesday evening either before or after your class. Come to the gym Tuesday evening to check any ache or pain checked out by Dr. Phil from Georgia Sports PT in Midtown.

Wednesday, January 23rd at 6:30 pm: Mobility Night with Dr Jackie: This is part of our Gymnastics Workshop series and the mobility session will focus on overhead mobility for handstands and hanging movements. This series will continue Wednesdays and Sundays through February leading up to the start of the 2019 Open on Thursday, February 21st. The cost is $35 for the complete workout series (includes 8-9 gymnastics sessions and 2 mobility nights)

Click here for the complete schedule and to register: CFM Gymnastics Workshop Details and Registration

Thursday, January 24th: 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, January 25th 6:30 pm: Graveyard Games Night Time Edition hosted by CrossFit College Park. CFM has 3 teams competing in this competition for a $1000 cash prize. The event is going to be a party and all CFM is invited (18+ only). Live DJ, Art Show, Beer on Tap and Wine served. Come support our teams as they compete and enjoy classy night out with your CFM fam! RSVP for the event and purchase your tickets from here:
CFM Night at the Graveyard Games!

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
3:30p: Open Gym- Pat
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat

Workout of the Day (WOD)

For Time [10min cap]
27 Back Squats (From the Ground)(95/65)
27 Weighted Sit Ups (20/15)
50 Double Unders
21 Back Squats
21 Weighted Sit Ups
50 Double Unders
15 Back Squats
15 Weighted Sit Ups
50 Double Unders
9 Back Squats
9 Weighted Sit Ups

Post time for the WOD. Ex 7:40 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

400 Degreez
5 Rounds [35min cap]

10 Handstand Push Ups
10 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
10 Toes to Bar
10 Jumping Lunges
10 DB Snatches (Alternating) (50/35)
10 Calorie Row
10 Double DB Clean & Jerk (50/35's)
10 Burpees

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 31:30 Rx.

Saturday Schedule

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


And coming Sunday...

EMOM/AMRAP
EMOM 10

Odd: 10 Plate Overhead Lunges (45/25)
Even: 5 Strict Pull Ups + 5 Parallette Push Ups (One Parallette per hand)
-3min Rest-
AMRAP 8
20 Bent Over DB Row (Alternating)
10 DB Box Step Overs (35/25’s)(24/20)

Post rounds and reps in AMRAP. Ex: 4+20 Rx.

Sunday Schedule

8:45a: Cancelled
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Open Gym- Neal
12:15p: Yoga- Nikkia Nelson
5p: Open Gym- Neal
6p: Open Gym- Neal

WED 01.16.19 Gymnastics Workshop Series Begins Tonight!

By | Events, WOD | No Comments

Mobility as athletes are warming up for group class.


CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 16th at 6:30 pm: CFM Gymnastics & Skills Workshop: This will continue Wednesdays and Sundays through February leading up to the start of the 2019 Open on Thursday, February 21st. In each session we will cover progressions, scaling, and training templates for the major gymnastics movements. Included in the workshop will be HSPU, Kipping & Butterfly Pullups, Toes to Bar, Ring Muscle-ups, Double Unders, and Push-ups. The cost is $35 for the complete workout series (includes 8-9 gymnastics sessions and 2 mobility nights)
Click here for the complete schedule and to register: CFM Gymnastics Workshop Details and Registration

Thursday, January 24th: 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, January 25th 6:30 pm: Graveyard Games Night Time Edition hosted by CrossFit College Park. CFM has 3 teams competing in this competition for a $1000 cash prize. The event is going to be a party and all CFM is invited (18+ only). Live DJ, Art Show, Beer on Tap and Wine served. Come support our teams as they compete and enjoy classy night out with your CFM fam! RSVP for the event and purchase your tickets from here:
CFM Night at the Graveyard Games!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
6:30p: Gymnastics Workshop- Michael
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Single Leg Kettlebell Deadlift
4 x 8/8 (increasing)

B. EMOM 16
Min 1 - 12 Double DB Front Squat (50/35)
Min 2 - 10 Burpees
Min 3 - Max Calorie Row
Min 4 - Rest

Score is Calories on Rower. Ex: 104 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. EMOM 16
Odd: 200m Run
Even: Rest

B. 21-15-9
DB Bench Press (50/35's)
Box Jumps (24/20)

Post slowest time for the 200m and time for the WOD. Ex: 44, 6:10 Rx.

FRI 01.11.19 CFM Rise Up Competition Saturday!

By | Events, Partner WOD, WOD | No Comments

Adam and Ryan


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- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. For Time
15-12-9
Pistols (each leg)
Hang Power Cleans (155/105)
Deficit Push Ups (45/25's)

B. Midline
Not for time
4 Sets
100m Ski or 15 Cal Bike
10 Bird Dog
15 Hollow Rocks

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 7:30 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

CFM Rise Up Partner Competition!!
Everyone of every ability is strongly encouraged to participate in this fun and challenging event or come watch your fellow athletes compete and cheer them on! Rise Up FB Event
and Details!


Saturday Schedule

8a: Doors Open
09:00: Event 1 - "Morning Juice"
10:40: Event 2 - "Strong Stuff"
11:40: Event 3 - "Talons"

And coming Sunday...

A. 8 Rounds
For Quality
10 Barbell Strict Press (45/35)
10 Shoulder Taps (from push up plank)

B. AMRAP 6
8 Pull Ups
10 Goblet Squats (53/35)
12 Sit Ups

Post rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 6+6 Rx


Sunday Schedule

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

MON 01.07.19

By | Events, WOD | No Comments

Welcome back to group classes Kathy!


Back in 2018 when Kathy was a "Fit Momma To Be."


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Sumo Deadlift
8-8-8-8

B. Jack
AMRAP 20

10 Push Press (115/85)
10 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
10 Box Jumps (24/20)

Post heavy set of 8 sumo deadlift and rounds for the AMRAP. Ex: 385#, 12+18 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Snatch Complex
15min to establish a heavy complex
Snatch + Overhead Squat + Hang Snatch + Overhead Squat

B. For Time
1134m Run
40 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
30 Front Squats (135/95)
20 Bar Facing Burpees

Post load for complex and time for the WOD. Ex: 155#, 14:20 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 12th: CFM Rise Up Partner Competition from 8 am - 2 pm Saturday morning! Everyone of every ability is strongly encouraged to participate in this fun and challenging event or come watch your fellow athletes compete and cheer them on! RSVP here if you are spectating or competing: Rise Up FB Event
and Details!


Thursday, January 24th: 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, January 25th 6:30 pm: Graveyard Games Night Time Edition hosted by CrossFit College Park. CFM has 3 teams competing in this competition for a $1000 cash prize. The event is going to be a party and all CFM is invited (18+ only). Live DJ, Art Show, Beer on Tap and Wine served. Come support our teams as they compete and enjoy classy night out with your CFM fam! RSVP for the event and purchase your tickets from here:
CFM Night at the Graveyard Games!

MON 09.24.18

By | Events, Lurong Championship Challenge, WOD | No Comments

We're jumpin' straight into this week.


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
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.Jump Around
AMRAP 20

12 Deadlifts (155/105)
30 Lateral Bar Hops
9 Hang Power Cleans
30 Jump Double Taps
6 Shoulder to Overhead
30 In and Out Hops

Post rounds and reps completed during WOD. Ex 5+42 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Lurong WOD 2
AMRAP 5

7 Front Squats (115/85)
7 Toes to Bar

B. Strict Press
6-6-6-6-6
Heavier than last week

Post rounds, reps, and level for WOD and heaviest strict press. Ex 4+5 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 25th at 11a: Shoulder Mobility with Dr. Fraiser!
Wednesday, September 26th at 6:30p: Thoracic Spine health and Mobility with the guys of Any Spine Chiropractic
Friday, September 28th at 8:00: CFM Fam Bam dinner at Marlows Tavern

FRI 08.24.18

By | Events, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

"Get low when the whistle blows"


Saturday, August 25th: Yoga and CrossFit Symmetry with Monica at 12:00. Join Monica and compare yoga poses to CrossFit movements.

31 Heroes Social and Fundraiser at Urban Tree Cidery Join us for this charity event to support the families of fallen soldiers and to provide treatment and awareness for veterans with PTSD and TBI. Tickets are $20 and include a cider flight, tour of the brewery, and fun with the CFM crew! #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember To participate or to donate visit our fundraising page: Team CFM for 31Heroes

Click here to purchase tickets for the Social at Urban Tree Cidery!

Join us for the Social and 31Heroes Fundraiser Saturday!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat
E2MOM

6 Reps @ 72%
4 Reps @ 77%
2 Reps @ 82%

6 Reps @ 74%
4 Reps @ 79%
2 Reps @ 84%

6 Reps @ 76%
4 Reps @ 81%
2 Reps @ 86%
Complete one set on the 2min, then proceed down the list

B. Weighted Pull Ups
5-4-3-5-4-3

Post load for heaviest back squat and weighted pull up. Ex: 315#, 25# Rx

And coming Saturday...


Sasquatch
Teams of 3 [30 Minute Cap]

250 Clean and Jerks
*Every 5 min (Including 0:00) Complete as a team:
45/30 Calorie Row
30 Toes to Bar
One teammate working at a time

Weight Increases Every 50 Reps:
Weight 1: 95/65
Weight 2: 115/80
Weight 3: 135/95
Weight 4: 155/105
Weight 5: 185/135
Post time to complete the WOD or total number of clean and jerks completed in 30 minutes.
Ex: 178 Rx


Saturday Schedule

8a: Open Gym- Travis
9a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
12p: Yoga Workshop- Monica Miller
2p: CrossFit Social and 31Heroes Fundraiser! Click here to purchase tickets!

Sunday Schedule

8:30a: Weightlifting- Anthony
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Open Gym- Michael
12:15p: Yoga and CrossFit Symmetry- Monica Miller
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

FRI 08.17.18

By | Events, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Nancy and Rodrigo gettin' work done on the rower.


CFM Upcoming Events

Sunday, August 4th: Handstand Mobility Workshop with Lana Wilson from 12:15-1:30 pm. Great for members wanting to improve their handstands and learn the progressions and tools that play an important role in getting, and staying, upside down. All levels are welcome and variations and modifications will be given to beginners and seasoned hand-standers alike!

Monday, August 5th: Mobility Night at 6:30pm with Dr Frasier. The focus will be Hips + Low Back and improving posterior chain movements.

Saturday, August 11th: 31 Heroes WOD. Heats will begin at 8:45am through 12pm with CFM BBQ to follow. Join us for this annual charity event to support the families of fallen soldiers and to provide treatment and awareness for veterans with PTSD and TBI. #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember To participate or to donate visit our fundraising page: Team CFM for 31Heroes

#31Heroes


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Lead Foot
AMRAP 4

27/21 Cal Row
27 Burpees
27 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
- 4 min rest -
AMRAP 4
21/15 Cal Row
21 Burpees
21 Toes to Bar
- 4 min rest -
AMRAP 4
15/9 Cal Row
15 Burpees
15 Pull Ups

Post reps for each AMRAP. Ex: 89, 84, 90 Rx

And coming Saturday...

A. Hang Power Clean & Jerk
3-3-3-3

B. Partner DT
10 Rounds
12 Deadlifts (155/105)
9 Hang Power Cleans
6 Shoulder to Overhead
Athlete 1 will complete one full round before athlete 2 begins their full round.
Each partner completes 5 rounds
Post weight used for cleans and total time to complete WOD Ex: 150, 12:35 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

Sunday Schedule

8:30a: Strongman Workshop- Neal
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Weightlifting- Anthony
12:15p: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal