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400m run

FRI 10.05.18

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#QuadsInAtlanta


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)

AMRAP 30
20 Wallballs (20/14)
20 Burpees
20 Wallballs
400m Run
-2 min Rest-

Post rounds and reps completed. Ex: 4+34 Rx

And coming Saturday...

"Tag Team WOD Champs"
60 Pull Ups
70 Overhead Plate Walking Lunges (45/25)
800m Run Relay
90 DB Power Cleans (50/35's)
100 Box Jumps (24/20)

Partner WOD with one partner working at a team. Partner may alternate 400m, 200m or 100m for the relay. Partition the reps anyway.

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 21:40 Rx

Saturday Schedule

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

And coming Sunday...

TBA

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
11a: Open Gym- Damon
12:15p: Yoga- Priscila Baptista
5p: Open Gym- Neal
6p: Open Gym- Neal

MON 8.20.18

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Kevin Cass performing an Overhead Squat



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. Overhead Squat
2-2-2-2-2
3 second pause at the bottom

B. Nancy [20 min cap]
5 Rounds
400m Run
15 Overhead Squats (95/65)

Post heaviest load for OHS and time for WOD.  Ex. 185#,  9:24 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. For Time [13min cap]
50 Double Unders
21 Deadlifts (185/125)
21 DB Push Press (50/35)
50 Double Unders
15 Deadlifts (225/155)
15 DB Push Press (50/35)
50 Double Unders
9 Deadlifts (265/185)
9 DB Push Press (50/35)
-Rest 5 minutes-
2-4-6-8-10 [8min cap]
Thrusters (115/85)
Burpee Box Jumps (24/20)

Post time for both WODs. Ex 11:16 Rx, 6:37 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, August 22th: Wall Yoga with Priscila Baptista. We will highlight a series of yoga poses using the wall to assist in balance, position, and relaxing in to stretches. Class will be capped at 18.
Saturday, August 25th: 31 Heroes Social and Fundraiser at Urban Tree Cidery! Tickets are $20 and include a flight and tour of the brewery. Tickets can be purchased at the gym or via ZenPlanner.

WED 08.15.18

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Loaded carries are great for training the grip, building muscle, Developing work capacity, core strength, & coordination, and even improving function of the shoulder girdle. Pick heavy things up and carry them before setting them down!


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- Erica
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
6:30p: Crossover Symmetry Workshop- Pietsch
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Farmers Carry
In 12min complete

400m Farmers carry
200m Farmers carry
100m Farmers carry
(KB, DB, or farmers handle in each hand)
Increase weight each round; 8 Push Ups every time you break

B. 2 Rounds [15 min cap]
500m Row
50 Double Unders
400m Run

Post heaviest carry load and time for the WOD. Ex: 70#, 9:45 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat
E2MOM

6 Reps @ 70%
4 Reps @ 75%
2 Reps @ 80%

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

6 Reps @ 74%
4 Reps @ 79%
2 Reps @ 84%
Complete one set on the 2min, then proceed down the list

B. Banded Hip Stretches

Post loads for each set of 2 reps. Ex: 315#, 320#, 325#

WED 07.18.18

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Dumbbell Thursters


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
8p: Open Gym- Erica

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. For Time [30 min cap]
50 Thrusters (45/35)
40 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
30 Wallballs (20/14)
20 Toes to Bar
10 Pull Ups
400M Run
10 Pull Ups
20 Toes to Bar
30 Wallballs
40 Kettlebell Swings
50 Thrusters
*Perform 5 Burpees every time you break/stop running

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 28:40 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. EMOM 12
8 Seated DB Strict Press
10 Ring Rows
12 Box Jumps (24/20)

B. Double Trouble
TABATA
20 Double Unders
12 Sit Ups

Post load for DB Strict Press. Ex: 35#, Rx.

THUR 06.07.18

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Superman holds with Coach Travis


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
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)

For Time
21 DB Thrusters (50/35)
400m Run
18 DB Thrusters
400m Run
15 DB Thrusters
400m Run

Post the time for the WOD. Ex: 11:10 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

EMOM 20
Even: 3 Deadlifts
Odd: 10 Sit Ups + 20 Double Unders
Start at 50% of 1RM Deadlift, then add weight each round

Post weight for heaviest 3 Deadlifts performed in the emom Ex. 405 Rx

FRI 06.01.18

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Steve K finishing the run on Murph!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Snatch Complex: 10 min
1 Power Snatch
1 Overhead Squat

B. Nancy [24 Min Time Cap]
5 Rounds:
400m Run
15 Overhead Squats (95/65)

Post load for snatch complex and time for WOD. Ex: 165#, 15:45 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

Partner 50’s [22min Cap]
50 HSPU
50 Toes to Bar
500m Run (together)
50 DB Box Step Over (50’s/35’s)(24/20)
25 Double DB Lunge Steps ( L arm Overhead)
25 Double DB Lunge Steps ( R arm Overhead)

All reps are team totals. 1 partner working at a time (except both partners complete the run together). Partners may partition the reps any way.

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 18:12 Rx

Saturday Schedule

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

Sunday Schedule

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

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 21st: Bring-A-Friend Day! Thank you for everyone who invited a friend to join us and for those completing their first workout at CrossFit Midtown for the May BAF Day! We look forward to the next BAF Day in June. 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!

THUR 05.24.18 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Turk P. lunge stretch


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
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. L-sit Hold
In 15 minutes
L-sit hold progressions and complete 1 max L-sit Hold for time.

B. Helen [15 Minute Time Cap] 3 Rounds
400m Run
21 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
12 Pullups*

*Scale to BBAP 1:1, Ring Rows 1:1

Post time for L-sit and time for the WOD. Ex: 22 sec, 10:14 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Deadlift
5-5-5-5

B. 3 Rounds
21 Calorie Row
15 Handstand Pushups
9 Slam Balls (30/20)

Post load for deadlift and time for the WOD. Ex: 430#, 8:40 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 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!

Sat & Sun, May 26th & 27th: Join us for Yoga this Memorial Day Weekend. We have Yoga Saturday 12:15 pm with Monica Miller and Sunday 12:15 pm with Priscila Baptista. Yoga at CFM is a combination of slow flow, yin and restorative postures with a focus on position, breath, and relaxation of the mind and body. Free trial for first time visitors and friends and family guests are welcome!

Monday, May 28th: Memorial Day Murph at 09:00 at Piedmont Park! We have a unique opportunity to offer both a service and experience for all those who participate in the Memorial Murph WOD and share in the remembrance of an American Hero. CFM Gym Closed. Meet at the park in the morning for the WOD. Reserve your spot in advance here!

Monday, May 28th: CFM Brunch at 11:00 at The Nook in Midtown. Join your fellow CFM Members for a nutritious brunch and social over Memorial Day weekend.