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TUES 09.25.18

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Power Cleans with Joe


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- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:45p: Yoga- Nikkia Nelson
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

A> Lurong WOD 2
From the Bottom to the Top
AMRAP 5

7 Front Squats
7 Toes-2-bar

L1: 55/35 with wall sit-ups
L2: 115/85 with hanging knee tucks
L3: 155/105 with Toes-2-Bar

B. Strict Press
6-6-6-6-6 (heavier than last week)

Post reps from the WOD and weight for press. Ex 121 L3, 135#.

And coming tomorrow...

Hot Sauce
AMRAP 3

21/15 Calorie Row
21 Lateral Erg Burpees
Max Overhead Squats (75/55)
-3 min rest -
AMRAP 3
18/13 Calorie Row
18 Lateral Erg Burpees
Max Overhead Squats (95/65)
-3 min rest -
AMRAP 3
15/11 Calorie Row
15 Lateral Erg Burpees
Max Overhead Squats (115/80)
-3 min rest -
AMRAP 3
12/9 Calorie Row
12 Lateral Erg Burpees
Max Overhead Squats (135/95)

Score is total overhead squats completed. Ex 67 Rx

MON 09.24.18

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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

TUES 10.24.17 “Raising The Bar”

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Kenny up at dawn and putting in some sledghammer work. #riseup


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Will Milne
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Raising the Bar”

9 Minute AMRAP

8 Lateral Bar Hop Burpees
7 Cleans
6 Front Rack Lunges (Level 1 – Front Squats)
5 Shoulder to Overhead

(m = 65/95/135, w = 45/55/95)

Tips from Neal Maddox:

I trust you will enjoy this workout again. Think about your experience with the workout the first time around. Did you struggle in your transitions? Could you have taken more strategic rest? For example, if you need to break up a round, it is better to set the bar down after 6 cleans, rest and then clean the bar up into the front rack position for your 7th rep. This sets you up for your front rack lunges without doing an extra rep. Also, fight not to put the bar down during front rack lunges and shoulder to overhead, because every drop results in an extra clean. Have fun, stay steady, and we can't wait to see your improvements. - Neal Maddox - 7 Time Games Athlete

Post rounds and reps completed. Ex: 7+7 L3

Compare to 09.19.17

And coming tomorrow...

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps worksets. Max reps 3rd set.

B. Rep Rounds For Time [14 Minute Time Cap]
21-18-15-12-9-6-3
Sumo Deadlift High Pull (m = 65/75/95, w = 45/55/65)
7-6-5-4-3-2-1
Shuttle Sprint (20m down 20m back = 1)

Post weight and reps for pullups, then time for the WOD.
Ex: 50#, 6 reps, 10:11 L3.

TUES 10.17.17

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Aerobic capacity track workout with Coach Travis


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- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Will Milne
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Nimble Sasquatch"
14 Minute AMRAP


Level 3
2-4-6-8-10-... Squat Clean & Jerk (165/115)
1-2-3-4-5-... Muscle Up
Continue adding 2 Squat Clean & Jerks and 1 Muscle Up per Round

Level 2
2-4-6-8-10-... Squat Clean & Jerk (135/95)
2-4-6-8-10-... Pullups
Continue adding 2 Squat Clean & Jerks and 2 Pull-Ups per Round

Level 1
2-4-6-8-10-... Clean & Jerk (65/45)
3-6-9-12-15-... Ring Rows
Continue adding 2 Clean & Jerks and 3 Ring Rows per Round

This WOD is designed to test your strength and gymnastics skills under fatigue. My advice for this workout is to pick the level that allows you to keep moving without more than a 10-second rest in between any given rep. So, no you won't go unbroken throughout the workout, but don't be standing around for half the workout just to grind through a few reps. The weight should be no more than 75% of your 1RM. The workout is even spicy for me at Level 2, so don't let your pride get in the way of getting in a phenomenal workout. - Neal Maddox - 7 Time Games Athlete

Post rounds plus reps completed. Ex: 6+8 L3

And coming tomorrow...

TBA

TUES 10.10.17

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#recovery


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- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Priscila
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Dead Sprint” [10 Minute Time Cap]
10 Deadlift (m = 135/185/225, w = 95/145/175)
20 Double Unders
8 Deadlift
40 Double Unders
6 Deadlift
60 Double Unders
4 Deadlift
80 Double Unders
2 Deadlift
100 Double Unders**

** Level 2 = 10-20-30-40-50 Double Unders OR Singles 1:1, Level 1 = Singles 1:1

This WOD is meant to be all out. If you are planning on where you are going to strategize or save energy then you have already lost. Work with your trainer to determine what level you should pick based on being able to complete all deadlift reps with PERFECT form. The faster the workout calls you move, the more precise your technique needs to be dialed in. Therefore, only push the deadlift as heavy and as fast as you are able to show mastery of the movement. NO EXCEPTIONS. Also, if you can't yet string more than 10 Double Unders together in a row, consider doing the Single Under option at Level 2 or Level 1.

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 6:40 L3.


And coming tomorrow...

A. GHD Situps: Complete 3 sets of 10 reps. Rest 2 minutes between sets.

B. 3 Rounds [20 Minute Time Cap]
15 Dumbbell Bench Press (m = 25/35/50, w = 15/20/35)
25 Reverse Hypers
600m Run (L1/L2) (L3 = 800m)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 15:50 L3.

TUES 10.03.17 “Lucky 13”

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7am crew getting some burpees before 2nd breakfast.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Will Milne
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Turkish Get ups: Complete 4 sets of 4 reps increasing weight.

B. “Lucky 13”
13 Minute AMRAP

13 Toes to Bar*
13 Kettlebell Swings (m = 16/24/32kg, w = 12/16/24kg) (L1 = Russian Swings)
13 Lateral Box Jump Overs (m = 24/24/30, w = 20/20/24)**

*Toes to Bar Levels
L3: T2B
L2: Wall Situps
L1: Wall Situps

**Step ups and downs permitted for Level 1 and 2.

This workout has been developed in collaboration with Neal Maddox to get your heart pumping and legs and lungs burning. Pick a skill level that doesn't result in getting stuck for too long. If you have T2B but not yet 13 unbroken, Level 2 could be right. If hanging on the bar will be challenging for that many reps, you might consider going to Level 1 so you can keep moving and get more work done!

Speak with your coach if you have questions about which level is most appropriate for you. Enjoy the workout, and see you on the whiteboard!

Post load for TGU and rounds+reps completed in the AMRAP. Ex: 55#, 5+32 L3

And coming tomorrow...

A. Deadlift: 5-5-5-5-5 increasing weight. Start at 65% and end at 80-85%. Rest 3-5 minutes between sets.

B. “Down River”
4 Rounds [Not For Time]

30 Dumbbell Russian Twists (15 touches each side)
20 Single Arm Dumbbell Bent Row (10 each side)
10 Sledgehammers (5 each side)

Post load for each set of deadlift. Ex: 245-275-315-345-375.

TUES 08.15.17 “Olympic Total”

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Coach Stacy 1st pull of the snatch.


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- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Will Milne
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Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Olympic Total: 1 rep max Snatch followed by 1 rep max Clean & Jerk

B. 1 Minute Max Bar Facing Burpees

Post max load for Snatch and C&J and total cal. Ex: 185#, 265#, 28

And coming tomorrow...

“Mary Ann”
5 Rounds
7 Handstand Pushups
14 Pistols
21 Double unders

Post time to complete WOD: 7:48 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 15th Lurong Championship Challenge Information Session. Before and after each class have an opportunity to learn more about our fall fitness and nutrition challenge and sign up to participate. Lurong Representative Adam Jackson will have a table at the gym to answer questions our members have about the Lurong Challenge. Early sign up is this week and next. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!



Saturday, August 19th: CFM Crossover Symmetry Workshop. Improve your shoulder stability and performance in the overhead lifts Snatch, Thruster, and clean and jerk! Learn how to use the crossover symmetry bands to activate shoulders, improve mobility, strength the shoulder muscles, and perform active recovery on rest days. Workshop is from 11am-12pm and 8 spots are open. The cost of the workshop is $10 for CFM members and $25 in advance for visitors.

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!