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MON 11.27.17

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Monica gettin' some dumbbell bench press!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: In 12 minutes work up to a heavy complex of
1 Hang Power Clean
1 Power Clean

B. EMOM for 12 Minutes (50 seconds work: 10 seconds rest)
1st Minute: 10 weighted toes-to-bar (10/6#)
2nd Minute: 12/10 cal row with straight legs
3rd Minute: 10 Burpees facing parallette
4th Minute: 12/10 cal row with straight arms

Post weight for clean and sum of fewest reps completed each minute.
Ex: 245#, 9+12+10+12=43 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Deadlift: 5 rep max

B. Strict Press: 3 sets of 3 reps. Max reps on 3rd set.

Post load for deadlift and load and reps for press.
Ex: 425#, 165#, 4 reps.

THUR 11.23.17 Happy Thanksgiving!

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Happy Turkey Day! Feed your #gains!


Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Thursday- Gym Closed. Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday- 11a: Open Gym
Saturday- 9a: Open Gym, 10a, 11a: Group Class
Sunday- 10a: Group Class, 11a: Open Gym, 12:15p: Yoga, 5p, 6p: Open Gym

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Holiday Travel WOD
CrossFit Games Open 12.1

Complete as many reps as possible in 7 minutes of:
Burpees*

*Select a target 6” above your reach.

Post total reps completed. Ex: 118 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Shoulder Press: 5-4-3-2-1. Working up to a heavy single.

B. 15-12-9 Rep Rounds for Time: [15 Minute Time Cap]
Toes to Bar
Dumbbell Push Press (m = 20/35/50, w = 15/20/35)
Box Jump Overs (m = 20/24/30, w = 16/20/24)
300 Meter Row after Each Round

Post load for Press and time for WOD. Ex: 186#, 9:49 Rx.


OR

Holiday Travel WOD

21-18-15-12-9-6-3 Rep Rounds of:

Pushups*
Situps
Lunges

*Scale Pushups to incline (box, bench, table, chair, bed, etc.)

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 9:23 Rx.

THUR 11.16.17 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

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Noon class with Coach Stacy!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
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. Row Sprint: 1 minute max cal row

B. “Doublemint”
Partner WOD: 20 Minute AMRAP (as many rounds as possible):

10 Calorie Row, 10 Burpees
20 Calorie Row, 20 Box Jumps (24/20)
30 Calorie Row, 30 Situps
40 Calorie Row, 40 Slamballs (20/15)
50 Calorie Row, 50 Kettlebell Swings (24/16)

1 partner working at a time. All reps are team totals and teams may partition the reps any way.

Post max cal and total reps for the AMRAP. Ex: 31, 424 Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat: 2-2-2-2-2. Increasing weight each set from 85-87-90-92-95% of 1RM.

B. Supple Leopard Stretch & Smash
Adductor Barbell Smash
Super Frog Stretch
Quad Barbell Smash
Couch Stretch

Post load for back squat. Ex: 375#

THUR 11.02.17

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7 am morning crew getting some sledgehammers


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. Ring Rows
Complete 4 Sets of 7 Reps. Rest 2-3 minutes between sets. Max reps on final set.

B. 3 Rounds For Time [24 Minute Time Cap]
500m Row
200m Run
21-15-9 Burpees
200m Run

Rx+ = 27-21-15 Burpees

Post time for WOD. Ex: 19:40 Rx+

And coming tomorrow...

A. Overhead Squat Complex: In 15 minutes work up in weight to a heavy complex from the floor.
1 Snatch + 1 Overhead Squat
@ 80% 1RM Snatch

B. 3 Rounds For Time [9 Minute Time Cap]:
10 Overhead Squats (m = 65/95/135, w = 45/65/95)
50 Double-unders

Post load for complex and time for the WOD. Ex: 165#, 7:14 L3

FRI 10.13.17 “Glen”

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Coach Stacy


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Glen” [40 Minute Time Cap]
L1
30 Clean & Jerk (65/35)
400m Run
30 Ring Rows
400m Run
50 Burpees

L2
30 Clean & Jerk (95/65)
800m Run
10 Rope Climbs (10ft)
800m Run
75 Burpees

L3
30 Clean & Jerk (135/95)
1 Mile Run
10 Rope Climbs 15ft
1 Mile Run
100 Burpees

**Select a weight for the C&J that is less than 60% of your 1 rep max.

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 37:36 L3


And coming Saturday...

“Quickmix” Partner WOD [28 Minute Time Cap]
3 rounds of:
600m Row
20 Dumbbell 1-arm Snatch (alt) (m = 35/50/70, w = 25/35/50)

Directly into

2 rounds of:
600m Row
20 Deadshots**

Directly into

1 round of:
600m Row
20 Squat Clean Thrusters (m = 75/135/165, w = 55/95/115)

**Deadshots are a d-ball ground to target throw. Levels for Deadshots:
L1 = 15# to 10ft / 10# to 8ft
L2 = 20# to 10ft / 15# to 9ft
L3 = 20# to 12ft / 20# to 10ft

All rounds, reps, and distances are team totals. 1 partner working at a time. Teams may partition the rounds and reps any way.

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 22:45 L3.

Saturday Schedule

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

Sunday Schedule

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

WED 08.02.17 Mobility Night!

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Dyer shouldering a sandbag #31Heroes WOD


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: Mobility Night- Dr. Jackie Varnum
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

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

B. 7 Rounds For Time [Time cap 16 minutes]
7 Power Snatch (m = 45/75/95, w = 35/55/65)
7 Air Squats
**At end of 1st minute and every minute on the minute 5 Burpees (L+ = 7 Burpees).

Post load and reps for squat and time to complete rounds. Ex: 325#, 8 reps, 9:50 L3+

And coming tomorrow...

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

B. 14 Minute Every minute on the minute (EMOM):
ODD: 2x50m Shuttle sprint for time
EVEN: 20 seconds reverse plank hold (Purvottanasana)

Post load and reps for Bench, and total time (seconds) for sprints. Ex: 245#, 6 reps, 148 seconds

CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, August 2nd and 9th Mobility Nights with Dr. Jackie Varnum. Mobility Night is at 6:30pm and group classes will run on the half hour. This will be a 2 part series going over mobility for CrossFit Athletes. This first session will focus on the shoulder and overhead movements. Athletes will use banded distraction to increase range of motion and then use muscle activation and movement reinforcement to improve stability/mobility in the overhead press and overhead squat.

Saturday, August 12th: 31 Heroes WOD. Heats will begin at 9am through 12pm with CFM BBQ to follow. Join us for this annual charity event to support the families of fallen soilders and to provide treatment and awareness for veterans with PTSD and TBI. Click here for event details and to donate for this great cause! #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember

Thursday, August 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!

WED 07.26.17

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Dyer completing a set of thrusters #cfmstrong!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weighted Pullup: 3 sets of 7. All sets at same weight. Max reps on final set.

B. For Time: [11 minute time cap]
Open: 1000m Row
3 Rounds
5 Thrusters (m = 75/105/155, w = 55/75/105)
11 Burpees

Post load and max reps for weighted pullups. Post time to complete WOD. If time capped, score reps completed of 3 rounds (16 reps/round).
Ex1: 25# 11 reps, 6:39 L3
Ex2: strict 8 reps, [41], L2


And coming tomorrow... Bring-A-Friend Day!!

This week we have a partner WOD Bring-A-Friend (BAF) Day. This is a beginner friendly, all levels, partner WOD so look to invite a friend, family, or co-worker to come check out CrossFit Midtown and get in a great workout! We’ll be teaching the deadlift as it’s one of the foundational movements (see video).

A. Deadlift: Every 30 seconds for 6 minutes: 1 Deadlift 80% of 5 RM

B. 5 Rounds For Time: Partner WOD
(20/18/16) Cal Row**
15 Situps w/ Medball (20/14)
20 Partner Medball Chest Pass (20/14) 6ft
15 Kettlebell Deadlift (24’s/16’s)

All reps are team totals and the reps and rounds may be partitioned anyway. **Partner maintains a plank position with toes on the Medball while other partner does row. Men = 20 cal, M/F teams = 18, and Women = 16 per round.

Post weight for deadlift and time to complete WOD. Ex: 285#, 11:47 Rx.

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 27th: 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 June BAF Day! We look forward to the next BAF Day in July. 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!

Wednesday, August 2nd and 9th Mobility Nights with Dr. Jackie Varnum. Mobility Night is at 6:30pm and group classes will run on the half hour. This will be a 2 part series going over mobility for CrossFit Athletes. This first session will focus on the shoulder and overhead movements. Athletes will use banded distraction to increase range of motion and then use muscle activation and movement reinforcement to improve stability/mobility in the overhead press and overhead squat.

Saturday, August 12th: 31 Heroes WOD. Heats will begin at 9am through 12pm with CFM BBQ to follow. Join us for this annual charity event to support the families of fallen soilders and to provide treatment and awareness for veterans with PTSD and TBI. Click here for event details and to donate for this great cause! #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember