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TUES 05.24.16 “CrossFit Total”

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Brittney

Brittney


Today's schedule

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

CrossFit Total
1 Rep Max Back Squat
1 Rep Max Shoulder Press
1 Rep Max Deadlift

Post load for each lift and CrossFit Total (CFT). Ex: 285#, 140#, 395#, (820#)

And coming tomorrow...

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

Post time to complete WOD: 7:48 Rx

THUR 05.19.16

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"Never Tell Me The Odds" -Han Solo

"Never Tell Me The Odds" -Han Solo


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bear Complex: In 15 minutes working up to a heavy set of 3 cycles of Bear Complex.

Bear Complex 1 cycle:
1 Clean
1 Front Squat
1 Push Press
1 Back Squat
1 Back Press

B. “The Bear & The Maiden Fair”
3 Rounds For Time*
3 Cycles Bear Complex (m = 95/120/155, w = 65/85/105)
30 Cal Row
Rest 3 minutes between rounds

*Time Caps per round (on running clock):
3 minute Time Cap for round 1
9 minute Time Cap for round 2
15 minute Time Cap for round 3

Post max load for 3 cycles Bear Complex, and time to complete 3 rounds. If time cap reached before finishing row in 1st round, stop and rest 3 minutes then continue to round 2. Score is now total calories rowed before time caps.
Ex1: 185#, 11:40 L2
Ex2: 205#, (62 cal) L3


And coming tomorrow...

Complete 8 Rounds for Time of:
8 Burpees
8 Air Squats
8 AbMat Situps
8 Power Clean (75/55)
8 Push Press (75/55)
8 Jumping Lunges (Alternating. 4 each leg)
8 Pushups
8 Parallette 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.

MON 05.09.16

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Dan mini band overhead squat

Dan mini band overhead squat


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat: 3 sets of 5 worksets. All sets at the same weight. Max reps on 3rd set.

B. 5 Rounds [15 Minute Time Cap]
4 1-arm Kettlebell Overhead squats (16/12kg) Left Arm
4 1-arm Kettlebell Overhead squats (16/12kg) Right Arm
30 Situps

Post load and reps for squat and time for WOD. Ex. 335#, 8 reps, 12:10 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Strict Handstand pushups: Every minute on the minute for 7 minutes:
15 seconds max rep strict handstand pushups (may break up into multiple sets)
45 seconds rest

B. 16 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
20 Calorie Row
16 Box Jumps (24/20”)
12 Sledgehammers
3 Handstand Wall Climbs

Post total reps of HSPU and rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 44, 4+38 Rx.

TUES 04.19.16

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Rowing Partner WOD

Rowing Partner WOD


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
10a: SweatFit- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Jackie
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat: 3 sets of 5 worksets. All sets at the same weight. Max reps on 3rd set.

B. 7 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
7 Wallball shots (20/14) to 10ft (Rx+ = 11ft)
7 Pullups (Rx+ = C2B)

Post load and reps for squat and rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 305#, 8 reps, 7+6 Rx+.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Push Press: 5 sets of 3 reps. Workup to a heavy set of 3.

B. 4 Rounds for time:
4 Hang Power Clean (m = 115/155, w = 85/105)
8 Shoulder to overhead (m = 115/155, w = 85/105)
12 Pushups

Post load for press and time for WOD. Ex: 215#, 6:10 Rx+.

WED 04.13.16

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Jin lying on the competition floor, victorious.

Jin lying on the competition floor, victorious.


h4>Today's schedule6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
11a: Yoga45- Annie
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
4p: Open Gym- Brianna
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

8 Rounds For Time [24 Minute Time Cap]
3 Bodyweight Back Squats
10 pushups
200m run

Post load for back squat and total rounds and reps completed at 24 minutes or total time.
Ex: 14:45 (200#) Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Sled Pull: 3 arm over arm sled pulls (180/135#) 30ft. Rest 2-3 minutes between reps.

B. Partner WOD:
All reps are team totals. Partners may leap frog each movement or partition the reps anyway. 1 partner working at a time.

12 Minute AMRAP
150m Row while partner holds elbow plank
10 Lunge Steps
10 Jumping Jacks
10 Air Squats
10 Leg Lifts to 90

At 3, 6, 9 minutes complete 10 plank twists each partner (L+R=2).

At end of AMRAP, rest 3 minutes. Then complete...

9 Minute AMRAP
5 Broad Jumps (6/4ft)
10 Jane Fondas
15 Starfish Crunches (L+R=2)
20 High Knees (L+R=2)

Post weight of sled pull and only full number of rounds completed in each AMRAP.
Ex: 180#, 7, 9 Rx.

MON 03.21.16

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Jonathan stretching his forearms/wrists.

Jonathan stretching his forearms/wrists.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Back Squat: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets. Max reps final set.

B. 7 minutes as many rounds as possible:
40 Double Unders
21 Kettlebell Swings (m = 24/32kg, w= 16/24kg)
12 Toes To Bar

Post load and reps for squat and rounds and reps for AMRAP: Ex: 305#, 8 reps, 4+20 Rx+.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Rope Climbs: 8 minutes every minute on the minute 1 rope climb
**Wear long socks or pants to protect your shins when climbing rope.

B. 5 Rounds For Time [15 minute time cap]
15 Cal Row
10 Hand Release Burpees
6 Dumbbell Hang Squat Clean (m = 35/50/70’s, w = 25/35/50’s)

Post time for WOD. Ex: 11:10 L2.

Upcoming CFM Events

Friday 3/25:CFM Friday Night Lights (FNL) "The Conclusion with 16.5 and 16.5a. Click for more details about the Open Competition. Come join us for drinks and food to cheer on our athletes in the spirit of fitness!
Thursday 3/24:Bring-A-Friend Day!! Partner friendly all-levels CrossFit WOD during all classes. Invite a friend, family, or co-worker to join you for your workout. Email us to reserve your friend's spot with you (include full name and friend's contact email).
Saturday 4/2:Outdoor WOD and Completion of the Open BBQ at CFM after morning classes 1:30-3:30pm.