WORKOUT OF THE DAY

front rack lunge steps

WED 02.01.17

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Justin working the super squat opener sequence during Mobility Night with Dr. Jackie!

Justin working the super squat opener sequence during Mobility Night with Dr. Jackie!

Today’s schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Strict Handstand Pushups: Within 10 minutes practice progressions. Then…
Complete 1 set of max reps pushups.

B. 15 Minute AMRAP:
30 Slamballs (m = 15/20/20, w = 10/15/15)
25 Box Jump Overs (m = 20/24/30, w = 12/20/24)
20 Hand Release Pushups (L1 = Incline 20/24”)
15 Hang Squat Clean (m = 45/75/95, w = 35/55/65)
10 Front Rack Lunge Steps (m = 45/75/95, w = 35/55/65)

Post rounds and reps completed for AMRAP. Ex: 3+41 L3.

And coming tomorrow…

A. Power Snatch: 2-2-2-2-2 work ups.

B. “Snatch & Go”
4 Rounds for Time [11 Minute TIme Cap] 10 Toes to bar**
10 Snatch (m = 65/95/135, w = 45/65/95)*

**L2 = Knees to Arms, L1 = Hanging Knee Raise
*For L1 the movement may be ground to overhead

Post load for snatch and time for the WOD. Ex: 175, 9:23 L3.

Upcoming CFM Events

Thursday, Feb 9th: Mobility Night with Dr. Jackie Varnum at 6pm. This will be the 2nd session of a 2 part series going over mobility for CrossFit Athletes. This 2nd session will focus on the shoulder and both front rack/overhead mobility through increased range of motion, muscle activation, and movement reinforcement.

Thursday, Feb 23rd: The 2017 Open begins! 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. The 1st Open workout is released on Thursday, February 23rd and continues for 5 weeks with 1 new workout each week. Participating in the Open is a seminal CrossFit experience and we highly recommend all athletes who have been training at CFM for a year or more 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 open and join Team CFM.

WED 02.03.16

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Dynamic stretches warm-up at the noon class

Dynamic stretches warm-up at the noon class

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- Brianna
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Strict Handstand Pushups: Within 10 minutes practice progressions. Then…
Complete 1 set of max reps

B. 12 Minute AMRAP:
10 Pushups
10 AbMat Situps
20 Wallballs (20/14)
10 Front Rack Lunge Steps (95/65)
10 Hang Squat Clean (95/65)

Post rounds and reps completed for AMRAP. Ex: 3+41 Rx.

And coming tomorrow…

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

B. 3 Rounds [15 Minute Time Cap]:
15 Toes To Bar
20 Burpees
25 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)

Score load and reps for back squat and time to complete WOD. Ex: 335#, 8 reps, 10:45 Rx.

WED 02.04.15

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Hanging out after class. Post-WOD cool down and recovery.

Hanging out after class. Post-WOD cool down and recovery.

Today’s schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Rope Climbs: In 10 minutes practice rope climbs.

*Wear long socks or pants to protect your shins when climbing the rope and when sliding down.

B. 12 Minute AMRAP:
10 Strict Handstand Push Ups
2 Legless Rope Climbs
20 Wallballs (20/14)
10 Hang Squat Clean (m =100/135, w = 70/95)
10 Front Rack Lunge Steps (m =100/135, w = 70/95)

Post rounds and reps completed for AMRAP. Ex: 1+41 Rx+.

And coming tomorrow…

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

B. 3 Rounds For Time
15 Toes To Bar
20 Burpees
25 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)

Score load and reps for back squat and time to complete WOD. Ex: 335#, 8 reps, 10:45 Rx.

WED 07.29.14

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"Watch me as I lift this weight." All eyes on Dick and Matt at 6am.

“Watch me as I lift this weight.” All eyes on Dick and Matt at 6am.

Today’s schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8a: Open Gym- Michael
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. Overhead Squat (OHS) Ladder: In 16 minutes workup to a heavy Overhead Squat.
Maximum start weight: 95/65 (+10/5# per successful lift)

B. Every minute on the minute (EMOM) for 10 minutes:
(30 seconds work : 30 seconds rest)
ODD: Max Front Rack Backward Lunge Steps (Rx = Bodyweight)
EVEN: Max Ring Rows

Post max load for OHS. Post total reps of lunges and total reps of ring rows.
Ex: 125#, 44 @ 175#, 41 Rx.

And coming tomorrow…

A. Every minute on the minute (EMOM) for 10 mintues:
(15 seconds work : 45 seconds rest)
ODD: Max reps strict handstand pushups (HSPU)
EVEN: Foot-hand crawl 2” balance beam 10yd

B. 8 Rounds For Time [20 minute time cap]:
10 Cal Row
8 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
6 Toes to bar

Post total reps of strict HSPU and time to finish WOD. Ex: 27, 12:55.