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THUR 09.26.19

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Hardeep


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

5 Rounds [30min cap]
400m run
25 Box Jump Overs (24/20)
12 Power Cleans (155/105)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 26:30 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Snatch + Overhead Squat
5 x 1+1

B. 3 Rounds [13min cap]
15/12 Calorie Row
15 Burpees
15 Overhead Squats (120/85)

Post load for snatch complex and time for the WOD. Ex: 185#, 9:15 Rx.

WED 09.25.19

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WZA FNL Final heat


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. AMRAP 5
7 Front Squats (120/85)
7 Toes to Bar

B. E2MOM x 5 Sets
1 Squat Clean 70% 1 RM
1 x 75%
3 x 80%

Post rounds for AMRAP and load for clean. Ex: 8+9 Rx, 245#.


And coming tomorrow...

5 Rounds [30min cap]
400m run
25 Box Jump Overs (24/20)
12 Power Cleans (155/105)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 26:30 Rx.


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!

TUES 09.24.19

By | WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Cameron


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Speed Step
3 sets of max speed step in 1 minute
Rest 3 minutes between efforts

B. E5MOM x 4 Rounds
20 KB Hang Snatch (10/10) (53/35)
20 Wall ball (20/14) to 10/9ft
15/12 Cal (Rx+ = 20/15 Cal)

Post max speed step and slowest interval. Ex: 95, 2:25 Rx+.


And coming tomorrow...

A. AMRAP 5
7 Front Squats (120/85)
7 Toes to Bar

B. E2MOM x 5 Sets
1 Squat Clean 70% 1 RM
1 x 75%
3 x 80%

Post rounds for AMRAP and load for clean. Ex: 8+9 Rx, 245#.


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting watch-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!

MON 09.23.19

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Claudia


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Strict Press
8-8-8-8
increasing weight

B. 5 Rounds [8min cap]
11 Deadlift (185/125)
11 Pull ups (Rx+ = C2B)

Post load for press and time for the WOD. Ex: 160#, 5:10 Rx+.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Speed Step
3 sets of max speed step in 1 minute
Rest 3 minutes between efforts

B. E5MOM x 4 Rounds
20 KB Hang Snatch (10/10) (53/35)
20 Wall ball (20/14) to 10/9ft
15/12 Cal (Rx+ = 20/15 Cal)

Post max speed step and slowest interval. Ex: 95, 2:25 Rx+.

FRI 09.20.19

By | Partner WOD, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Sarah


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!


Today's schedule

5a: All Levels CrossFit- Kyle
6a: All Levels CrossFit- Kyle
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Kyle
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Neal
4:30: All Levels CrossFit- Mohammed
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Mohammed
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Mohammed

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: 4 sets of 3 reps every 3 minutes. Not touch and go. (80% of 1 RM).

B. 4 Rounds (1 Minute Work:10 Seconds Rest)
Station 1: 15/12 Calorie Row
Station 2: 12 Burpee Box Jumps (20/24)
Station 3: 9 Clean & Jerks (m = 75/95/135, w = 55/65/95)

Post load for clean and fewest reps completed in a minute at each station for the WOD.
Ex: 240#, 15, 8, 8 L3


And coming Saturday...

Partner WOD [28 Minute Time Cap]
50-40-30-20-10
Thrusters (m = 45/75/95, w = 35/55/65)
100-80-60-40-20
Double-unders**
400m Run (200m relay)

**Scale DU to DU+singles 50-40-30-20-10 reps, speed step 1:1, singles 1:1.

1 partner working at a time. Partners may partition the rounds and reps any way but will alternate on the run for 200m each partner each round.

Post times to complete. Ex: 23:30 L3

Saturday Schedule

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


And coming Sunday...

A. Kipping Pullups: Spend 10 minutes practicing kipping pullup progressions.
Then… 2 sets max reps pullups (Rx+ = C2B). Rest 3 minutes between sets.

B. 2 Rounds EMOM, alternating:
Min 1: 15/12 Calorie Row
Min 2: 1 Round Cindy (Rx+ = C2B)
Min 3: 30 Mountain Climbers (R+L=1)
Min 4: Rest
Min 5: 1 Round Cindy (Rx+ = C2B)
Min 6: 15 Slamballs (20/15)
Min 7: 25 Situps
Min 8: Rest

Note: The listed reps are prescribed for the EMOM and athletes may scale up or down the rep count for each movement.

1 round of EMOM 8 minutes has 145/142 reps.
1 Round of Cindy = 5 pullups, 10 pushups, 15 air squats = 30 reps
**Scale Cindy to mini Cindy = 3 pullups, 6 pushups, 9 air squats = 18 reps

Post total reps pullups in part A. and total reps from EMOM.
Ex: 82 Rx, 365 Rx


Sunday Schedule

8:45a: Weightlifting- Damon
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
12:15p: Yoga- Nikkia Nelson
2p: Striking- Damon
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

THUR 09.19.19 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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FNL Ladies Heat!


CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 19th Bring-A-Friend Day! 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, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!

Today's schedule

5a: All Levels CrossFit: Michael
6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Kyle
3:30p: Open Gym- Michael
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7:30p: Weightlifting- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Bring-A-Friend Day!
Partner WOD
AMRAP 24

20 Partner Med Ball Sit Ups (20/14)
20 Burpees**
20 Slam Balls (30/20)
50/40 Cal Row

1 Partner working at a time. All reps are team total. Partition the rounds and reps anyway **except one partner must do a minimum of 5 burpees before switching.

Post rounds and reps for the WOD. Ex: 3+69 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Power Clean: 4 sets of 3 reps every 3 minutes. Not touch and go. (80% of 1 RM).

B. 4 Rounds (1 Minute Work:10 Seconds Rest)
Station 1: 15/12 Calorie Row
Station 2: 12 Burpee Box Jumps (20/24)
Station 3: 9 Clean & Jerks (m = 75/95/135, w = 55/65/95)

Post load for clean and fewest reps completed in a minute at each station for the WOD.
Ex: 240#, 15, 8, 8 L3

WED 09.18.19

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Lewis


Today's schedule

5a: All Levels CrossFit- Shelby
6a: All Levels CrossFit- Shelby
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Shelby
8a: Open Gym- Michael
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Michael
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Mohammed
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Mohammed
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Snatch: in 12 minutes work up to a heavy double touch-and-go.

B. “Powerslide”
3 Minute AMRAP

21 Power Snatches (m = 45/75/95, w = 35/55/65)
21 Pullups
21 Pushups (L3+ = Handstand Pushups)
Rest 3 minutes
3 Minute AMRAP
15 Power Snatches
15 Pullups
15 Pushups (L3+ = Handstand Pushups)
Rest 3 minutes
3 Minute AMRAP
9 Power Snatches
9 Pullups
9 Pushups (L3+ = Handstand Pushups)

Post total reps completed in the WOD. Ex: 158 L3+

And coming tomorrow...

Bring-A-Friend Day!
Partner WOD
AMRAP 24

20 Partner Med Ball Sit Ups (20/14)
20 Burpees**
20 Slam Balls (30/20)
50/40 Cal Row

1 Partner working at a time. All reps are team total. Partition the rounds and reps anyway **except one partner must do a minimum of 5 burpees before switching.

Post rounds and reps for the WOD. Ex: 3+69 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 19th Bring-A-Friend Day! 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, October 4th from 5:15pm-7:30pm
JumpNrope Seminar at CrossFit Midtown! Molly Metz, 5-time World Jump Rope Champion, and well-known in the CrossFit Community for her ability to do over 1400 unbroken Double Unders, is heading to our gym to teach us her jump rope skills. Cost is $79.95. Register here for the event. In this 2-hour seminar you will learn the fundamentals of jumping rope efficiently through techniques, drills, and instructions that have been perfected by Molly over the years. (Ropes will be provided. Just bring your fine self for a fun and enjoyable jump rope learning experience!)

Wednesday, Oct 9th at 7:30 pm Austin Cohen "Eliteness" workshop. The workshop is all based on Austin Cohen's experience with CrossFit Games athletes and things they are doing to be their best. He wrote a book with Emily Bridgers about these strategies BUT at the workshop we make it hands on in-house. Eliteness is the act of breaking through your barriers and moving beyond the capacity you think you are capable of achieving. Eliteness is not a hierarchy or status but more about taking what the top athletes do in their journey to becoming elite and integrating it into your life—the every day.

Thursday, October 10th: 2020 CrossFit Open begins! The 1st Open workout 20.1 is released on Thursday, 10/10 and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience, and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM to sign up. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community of CrossFit. Click here to register for the 2020 Open!!