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THUR 08.20.15

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Ready. Set....   Go. 100m Sprints.

Ready. Set.... Go. 100m Sprints.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- Michael
11a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
7:30p: CFM Eats Social (No 7pm Class)

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Sprints. For Time:
100m Sprint
Rest 2 minutes
200m Sprint
Rest 4 minutes
400m Sprint

B. “No Escape” (3 minutes work: 1 minute rest Advasana pose)
Partner WOD: Teams of 2
Open: 200m sprint
3 Rounds
30 seconds dead hang hold
30m Shuttle sprint
20m Partner Carry
20m Farmers Carry (32’s/24’s kg)
10 Box Jumps (24/20)
10m Foot Hand Crawl

All reps, distances, and rounds are individual totals. Partners work together at the same time to complete their reps. Each partner carries his/her partner 20m. Every 3 minutes both partners rest on stomach in Advasana pose for 1 minute.

Post times for 100m, 200m, and 400m and time to complete WOD. Ex: 14, 26, 70, 15:15 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Thruster Complex: In 10 minutes work up to a moderate/heavy complex:
1 Squat Clean Thruster (“Cluster”)
2 Thrusters

B. Fran
21-15-9
Thrusters (95/65)
Pullups

Post load of complex and time to complete WOD. Ex: 155#, 4:15 Rx

FRI 08.14.15 Lurong Living Championship Challenge Early Registration Weekend!

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The Championship Challenge combines diet, fitness, and accountability for the CrossFit community. Click here to unleash your inner Champion!

Early Registration ends this Sunday, August 16th. Sign up today.
Click here to unleash your inner Champion!


CFM Fall Lurong Living Championship Challenge

The Challenge starts on Monday, September 14th and now is the time to jump on board! Early registration is $29.95 and closes this Sunday, August 16th so sign up today to participate. Click here to learn more and register: select CrossFit Midtown.

Rodrigo and Zach on starting on Overhead Squat Ladder

Rodrigo and Zach starting an Overhead Squat Ladder


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Deadlift: 5 sets of 2 reps. Working up to heavy set of 2 touch and go. Start at 80% of 1 RM deadlift. Rest 2 minutes between sets.

B. Rep Rounds Ladder for 10 Minute AMRAP
3-6-9-12-15-18-21-24-...
Ring Rows
AbMat V-Ups
6 Deadlift (225/155)

Post final load for deadlift and total reps completed in AMRAP. Ex: 375#, 208 Rx

And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD: “Keep It Up”
40 Push Press (m = 45/65, w = 35/45) Top-to-Top**
3x 100m Medball Carry (20/14)
40 Wallball Shots (20/14) 10ft
20 Tire Flips
40 Box Jumps (24/20)
3x 100m Sprints
40 Thrusters (m = 45/65, w = 35/45) Top-to-Top**

**For the entire duration of the workout the barbell is held overhead. For push press and thrusters the barbell will descend to the bottom position but must immediately return to overhead (the movement starts and ends at the top). 10 jumping jack penalty per person any time the barbell is lowered (or is resting) below overhead. Partners exchange barbell overhead. All reps team totals.

Post time to complete WOD Ex. 13:55 Rx.


Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
12:15p: Yoga- Monica Miller. Click here to reserve

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
11a: Competition Practice/Open Gym- Dyer
12:15p: Yoga- Annie Harbison. Click here to reserve

FRI 08.07.15

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Cheering on their teammates to the finish line. Our workout is finished when everyone is done.

Cheering on their teammates to the finish line.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat: In 15 minutes work up to a 3 Rep Max.

B. 25-20-15-10-5 Reps Rounds of: [20 minute time cap]
Air Squats
Hand Release Pushups
Situps
200m Sprint Each Round

Post load for squat and time to complete rep rounds. Ex: 375#, 11:15 Rx

And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD
4x200m Baton Relay
40 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
20 Deadlift (m = 185/225, w = 125/155)
60 T2B
20 Deadlift (m = 185/225, w = 125/155)
40 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
4x200m Baton Relay

One partner working at a time. All repetitions are team totals. Partners must alternate the 200m runs. Use a baton for the relay exchange. For the other movements repetitions may be partitioned any way.

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 17:25 Rx+

Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
12:15p: Yoga- Monica Miller

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
11a: Competition Practice/Open Gym- Dyer
12:15p: Yoga- Annie Harbison

FRI 07.31.15 – 31Heroes Event On Saturday!

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Teamwork. Tina and Josh on Tandem Burpees.

Teamwork. Tina and Josh on Tandem Burpees.


31Heroes WOD Hosted by CrossFit Midtown

Sign up to participate in the WOD on Saturday, August 1st from 9am-12pm. This WOD was created specifically to honor the 30 men and one dog that gave their lives for our country on August 6, 2011. It is 31 minutes long—one minute in remembrance of each hero. For more details of the event, WOD description, Open & Scaled divisions, heat times, and to register & donate click here.
#workouttoremember

#workouttoremember


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bench Press: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets all at the same weight. Max reps on final set.

B. 3 Rounds [15 minute time cap]
8 Double Kettlebell Clean (24/16)
4 Tire Flips
250m Sprint
Rest 1 minute between rounds

Post load and reps for Bench. Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 175# 11 reps, 8:51 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

“31Heroes”
AMRAP in 31 minutes of:
8 Thrusters (155/105)
6 Rope Climbs (15')
11 Box Jumps (30"/24")
[See Event Participant Guide for scaling options]
This is a Partner WOD – Partner #1 will perform the work listed above. Partner #2 will run 400m with a sandbag (45/25). Once Partner #2 returns from the run, Partner #1 will grab the sandbag and begin their 400m, while Partner #2 continues work wherever #1 left off.

Score is your total number of rounds/reps (25 per round). Ex: 5+16 Rx.

This WOD was created specifically to honor the 30 men and one dog that gave their lives for our country on August 6, 2011. It is 31 minutes long—one minute in remembrance of each hero. The rep scheme is 8-6-11—the date of their ultimate sacrifice. Finally, this is a partner WOD. The men who gave their lives were from multiple branches of our military, working together as a team. In the workout you and your team member will constantly be taking the load from each other providing much needed support and relief. We realize that no physical sacrifice made during a workout can come close to the sacrifice our brave heroes made, but we consider this WOD a CrossFitters “moment of silence.” This is how we can honor those that gave all in the name of freedom.

Saturday Schedule

31Heroes Heat Times
8:30a: Doors Open
9:00a: Athlete & WOD Briefing
9:20a: 1st Heat
10:10a: 2nd Heat
11:00a: 3rd Heat
11:45a: Participant Raffle and Prize Giveaways
12:15p: Yoga- Monica Miller

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
11a: Competition Practice/Open Gym- Dyer
12:15p: Yoga- Annie Harbison

FRI 07.17.15

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6pm burning Calories on the rower

6pm burning Calories on the rower

Upcoming CFM Events

Thursday, July 23rd: Bring-A-Friend Day. All levels beginner friendly partner WOD.
Rowing, Situps, Medball Passes.
Sat/Sun, July 25th & 26th CrossFit Games Viewing.
Saturday, August 1st:9am-12 noon. 31Heroes WOD.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Tom

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bench: 3-3-3. In 9 minutes complete 3 sets working up in weight to heavy set of 3.
(85-90-93% of 1 RM) or (105-108-110% of 3x5)

B. For Time: [18 Minute Time Cap] #Kettlebell Friday
By In:
30 Situps
100m Single Kettlebell Carry (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)

Then complete:
9-6-3-6-9 Power Clean (m = 120/135, w = 85/95)
9-6-3-6-9 Kettlebell Swings (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)

Cash Out:
100m Single Kettlebell Carry (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)
30 Situps

Post load for Bench. Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 260#, 9:10 Rx


And coming Saturday...

"One More Rep"
Partner WOD

[20 Minute Time Cap] 41 Toes to Bar
41 Box jump-overs (24/20”)
41 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
41 Wallballs 10ft target (20/14)
41 Pullups
41 Medball Power Slams (20/14)

At the start do 1 burpee
At start of next minute do 2 burpees
At start of next minute do 3 burpees... and so on.

Only one partner working at a time on the chipper. 1 pullup bar, 1 box, 1 Kettlebell, 1 wallball per team. All reps are team totals and completed in chipper style so for example, all toes to bar must be complete before moving on to box over jumps and so on. All burpees are team totals, both partners may do these together but they do not have to be tandem (for example: one partner could do all 3 burpees at the start of the 3rd minute interval, then by the 10th minute, both partners could work at the same time and do 5 burpees each)

Post time to finish WOD: 12:15 Rx.

Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Tom
12p: Yoga- Monica Miller

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Jason
11a: Competition Practice/Open Gym- Jason

TUES 07.14.15 MARC PRO Demo 5-7pm Today

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Man-makers demo by Coach Travis.

Man-makers with Coach Travis.

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Lana Wilson
Sign up for yoga this week and next to reserve your spot.Click here!

MARCPRO.

Learn how the Marc Pro works


MARC PRO Demo

Tuesday 7/14 from 5-7pm and again on Tuesday 7/21 from 6:30-8am we will have David Melendez from Marc Pro giving free muscle recovery and activation sessions (10-30 minutes). There will be 3 stations set up and everyone is encouraged to try out a session either before class on the warmup setting or after the WOD for a recovery session.

What is the Marc Pro? The Marc Pro is intended for muscle conditioning by stimulating muscle in order to improve or facilitate muscle performance. Marc Pro is specifically designed to accelerate this recovery process. The Marc Pro muscle conditioning device creates unique, strong, but completely non-fatiguing muscle contractions that set off a cascading series of physiologic events. We call this a Muscle Activated Recovery Cascade, or “MARC®” for short.

The process begins with the activation of Nitric Oxide (NO), which dilates blood vessels and leads to increased flow delivering more oxygenated blood and nutrients to the area. The lymphatic and venous systems also require and benefit from localized muscle activity. Because of this, using the Marc Pro after physical activity helps move the related waste and deoxygenated blood away from the fatigued area(s). This exchange of nourishment and waste, without stress or fatigue, accelerates the recovery of the muscle.

To learn more visit MARCPRO.com

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. 10 minutes every minute on the minute (EMOM)
2 Hang Power Snatch (75% of 1 rep max)

B. Teams of 2:
5 Rounds for Time [12 minute Time Cap]

10 Hang Power Snatch (m = 75/95, w = 55/65)
10 Box Jumps Overs (24/20”)

Rounds and reps are individual totals. Each team has one barbell and one box. Both athletes may be working at the same time on snatch and jumps. Time is finished when both partners have finished 5 rounds.

Post load for Snatch. Post time to finish WOD. If time capped post total reps (20 reps per round). Ex: 165, 6:55 Rx+

And coming tomorrow...

A. 3 minutes Max Consecutive Singles: Must be performed with a Beaded Rope. 3 attempts within the 3 minutes.

B. Rep Rounds for Time. [30 minute time cap].
800-400-200m Run
40-20-10 Toes to bar
20-10-5 Front Squat (135/95)
20-10-5 Lateral Barbell Burpees

Post max consecutive reps for singles. Post time to complete rep rounds. Ex: 218, 18:50 Rx

FRI 07.10.15 ANT-MAN Weekend!

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Paul Rudd as the ANT-MAN. We train hard to be fit and healthy and so did Paul doing CrossFit style workouts for a full year to prepare for his superhero role.

Paul Rudd as the ANT-MAN. We train hard to be fit and healthy at CrossFit Midtown and Paul really took his training & nutrition to the next level doing CrossFit style workouts for a full year to prepare for his superhero role at the age of 45.


ANT-MAN Weekend and Monday Schedule

Saturday 7/11: 9,10,11am classes ANT-MAN WOD and Movie Promo, 12pm Yoga Monica Miller.
Sunday 7/12:10am class, 11am competition practice/open gym, 6pm strength training/open gym.
Monday 7/13: 6, 7am class, 8am open gym, 12pm class, 4pm open gym, 5pm, 6pm evening classes only.
7:30pm ANT-MAN Screening for CrossFit Midtown

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
4p: Intro to CrossFit- Michael & Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. 3 Rounds
Max Strict Ring Dips (30 seconds:90 seconds rest)
Max Parallette Pushups (30 seconds:90 seconds rest)

B. 5 Rounds: Kettlebell weight (24/16kg)
8 One-arm Russian Kettlebell Swings (Alternating arms)
4 One-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (Left arm)
8 One-arm Kettlebell Snatch (Alternating arms)
4 One-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (Right arm)

Post total for ring dips, total for pushups, and time to finish WOD. Ex: 38, 28, 8:10 Rx.


And coming Saturday...

ANT-MAN WOD
Teams of 2
5 Rounds
10 Deadlift (145/100)
10 Power Clean (145/100)
10 Front Squat (145/100)
10 Tandem Burpees

After each round partners will work together to complete each of the following:
Round 1: 20m Sled Pull (180/135)
Round 2: 20m Overhead Tire Carry (180/90)
Round 3: 20m Foot Hand crawl (each person)
Round 4: 20m Deadlift + Barbell Carry (315/225)
Round 5: 20m Sled Push (150/100)

All reps are team totals. 1 partner working at a time on barbell movements. Reps may be partitioned any way. After completion of each round of the barbell complex and tandem burpees, the team will complete a pull/push, carry, or crawl together and advance their cone marker to indicate completion of the round. [28 minute time cap].

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 19:34 Rx.

Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
12p: Yoga- Monica Miller

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
11a: Competition Practice/Open Gym- Travis
6p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael