WORKOUT OF THE DAY

air squat

WED 06.25.14

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Amanda finishing a 1-Arm Kettlebell Snatch

Amanda finishing a 1-Arm Kettlebell Snatch

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Becca
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Becca
8a: Open Gym- Jason
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
8p: Open Gym- Casey

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Skill: In 8 minutes complete Medball Throws (vertical target)
10 reps at 9ft at 6,10,14,20#
8 reps at 10ft at 6,10,14,20#
6 reps at 12ft at 6,10,14,20#

B. 15 Minutes As Many Rounds As Possible (AMRAP):
5 Push Press (m=95:140 / w=65:90)
10 Medball Throws 10ft vertical target (20/14)
15 Air Squats
30 second Pushup Position Plank Hold

Post number of tasks completed for Medball Throws (max score 12). Post total rounds completed for AMRAP (each second on plank hold = 1 rep)
Ex: 10, 7+45 reps
Click here for results


And coming tomorrow... BRING A FRIEND DAY

A. Deadlift: 3 sets of 5 reps. 50% of 5RM. (.5-1-3-0)** Rest 2 minutes between sets.
**½ second up. 1 second hold at top. 3 second negative. 0 seconds at the bottom (touch-and-go).

B. Partner WOD: “Threesome Thursdays”
3 Rounds For Time (all reps are per person)

250m Row
200m Run
6 Toes to rings
8 Ring Rows
10 Russian Kettlebell Swings
12 Tandem Burpees

And coming Saturday...

Moving Day WODs: Individual Competition with heats during 9 and 10 am classes. Team WOD at 11 am. Moving help from 12-3pm with social to follow. Sign up on the whiteboard if you will compete in the heats and/or help with the move. Stay tuned for more details.

FRI 06.06.14

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Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
8a: Open Gym- Mike
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Mike
4p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy

NicaFit Retreats at CrossFit Midtown Saturday 6/7

NicaFit Retreats has just returned from San Juan Del Sur and is pumped to visit CrossFit Midtown. They will give new updates on adventures through Nicaragua where they spent days surfing, working out, and serving the local community. Our Workout of the Day (WOD) on Saturday will be inspired by the same beach partner workouts accomplished in Nica. Kelly Becker and Lauren Polivka will be available all morning to answer questions and show videos and photos. Currently, on adventure website, The Clymb, Coach Becker's retreat is offered at a discount. Click here to check it out.
Sandbag carries up a jungle mountain side.

Sandbag carries up a jungle mountain side.

Workout of the Day (WOD)

8^3 "8 Cubed". Complete 8 Rounds for Time of:
8 Bar-facing burpees
8 Air Squats
8 AbMat Situps
8 Power Clean (75/55)
8 Shoulder-to-overhead (75/55)
8 Jumping Lunges (Alternating. 4 each leg)
8 Pushups
8 Barbell Lateral Hops

24 minute time cap. Post time to complete 8 rounds. If time cap is reached, post total reps.
Example 1: 18:10.
Example 2: (24:00) 501 reps.


And coming Saturday...

Jungle Gym
3 Rounds: Teams of 2-3 people

*200m Medballl carry 2x (20/14)
*20ft Broad Jumps to targets (aka: stepping stones)
*20ft Balance beam walks (aka: fallen tree river crossing)
4 Rope Climbs
*50m Kb farmers carry 2x (32/24kg)
*50m Mat carries
20 Tire flips
20 Burpees over the wall (48”)
20 pvc toss 10ft (aka: log toss)

*Asterisk Indicates Per person. Otherwise rep count is team total.

MON 05.12.14 Quarterly Progress Checks

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Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Becca
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Becca
8a: Open Gym- Becca
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Ben
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
7p: YOGA Front Room- Monica
8p: Open Gym- Kelly

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Baseline:
500m Row
40 Air Squats
30 Situps
20 Hand release pushups
10 Pullups

B. Pistols: Every minute on the minute (EMOM) 4 pistols (Left + Right = 2) for 10 minutes.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Grace:
30 Clean & Jerk for time (135/95)

B. 4 x 500m Row
For every second difference than your time for first 500m Row complete 1 burpee before continuing to next row.

Post time for Grace and time for 1st 500m row + total burpees completed for time difference per each following row. Example: Grace 2:12, 500m Row 1:48, Burpees 12

TUES 04.01.14

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Front Squatin'

Front Squatin'

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Casey
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- **Attorney CrossFit Challenge Competition**
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
1:45p: College CrossFit- Kelly
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Kelly
8p: Open Gym- Kelly

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bench: 3x5 worksets. All sets at the same weight and complete as many reps as possible in the final set. Rest 3 minutes between sets.

B. For Time:
25-20-15-10-5 reps of
Air Squats
Hand Release Pushups
Situps
200m Sprint

And coming tomorrow...

Triple AMRAP (as many rounds and repetitions as possible):
4 minutes AMRAP
5 Deadlift (285/155)
9 Wall ball shots (20/14)

3 minutes REST

3 minutes AMRAP
7 Thursters (95/65)
7 Kettlebell swings (24/16kg)

2 minute REST

2 minutes AMRAP
Burpee Pullups

Score total repetitions from each AMRAP plus total repetitions for entire WOD (ex: 82 + 56 + 20 = 158)

FRI 03.21.14

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Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
1:15p: College CrossFit- Spring Break
4p: All Levels CrossFit- Lis
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Lis
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Lis

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Lateral Jumps: Every minute on the minute for 7 minutes
20 seconds max reps Lateral Jumps (24/20)**
40 seconds rest
**Scale height of jump as needed

B. 4 Rounds For Time
6 Kettlebell Clean & Jerk (2 Kettlebells one each hand @ 24/16kg)
8 Air Squat to Box Jumps (24”/20”)
10 Pushups
60 Lateral Hops (parallette bar)

And coming Saturday...

OPEN WOD 14.4: See OPEN Announcement Live From CrossFit Bellevue in Seattle



14 minute As many rounds and repetitions as possible (AMRAP): "Wood Chipper"
60-calorie row
50 toes-to-bars
40 wall-ball shots (20# @ 10ft / 14# @ 9ft)
30 cleans (135/95)
20 muscle-ups

Beginners WOD 9AM
14 minute AMRAP:
60-calorie row
50 toes-to-bar (sub medball situps)
40 wall-ball shots
30 cleans (95/65) **scale weight as needed
20 ring rows