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THUR 12.31.15 Set Goals And Smash Them In 2016!

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Goals for 2016

Tomorrow, we start 2016! As we reminisce on all the great experiences of this past year, our thoughts quickly turn to look ahead, and onto new year goals and resolutions.

What goals and benchmarks have you set for 2016? Have you met with your coach to discuss actionable steps to achieve these goals in 30, 60, and 90 day intervals? There is a reason we have our goal setting for 30 days for new members and each Quarterly Progress Check. 30-Day Goals just work! However, there is nothing wrong with annual goals. They are powerful in every sense, but we want to do the best we can to break up big goals into smaller, time-bound, specific, measurable benchmarks so we can reward ourselves along the path of fitness.

If you want something badly, you can do it for 30 days. Think about something you really want to get after… actually think about it. Yes, you could do it for 30 days, right? Now ask yourself – can you do it for 300 days? That extra “0” may have changed it up a bit. An annual goal doesn’t need to be tackled tomorrow, where a near-sighted goal has a burning fire inside of it.

Maybe you take a different approach this year. Maybe your annual goal is to have 12 independent months of goal setting, and accomplishment. In 30 days we can best our last set of goals in the month prior; we can focus purely on the process, and not solely on the end state. Because as we know, when we embrace this journey, and truly enjoy every second of it, we arrive at the destination before we know it. This place where the path and destination are the same for our happiness, health, and fitness.

As we think about new year goals, keep this in mind: Make every day count towards bettering ourselves and the people we care about. “Don’t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of.” -Charles Richard

Darcy breezing through speed step.

Darcy breezing through speed step.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
8a: Open Gym- Justin
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Tom

Holiday Class Schedule

Thursday: Evening classes cancelled for New Year's Eve
Friday: Gym Closed for New Year's Day
Saturday: Resume regular schedule

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squat: 4 sets of 3 reps. Workups. Complete 1 set every 3 minutes.

B. "Jazz Hands" [20 Minute Time Cap]
75 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
2K Row
75 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)

Post load for Front Squat and time for WOD. Ex: 250, 13:18 Rx.

Holiday Travel Workout 9

5 Rounds:
Run max distance in 1 minute
Max rep sit ups in 1 minute

Use a watch to keep track of minute intervals. For the first 3 intervals run out, and for last 2 intervals run back. Walk cool down back to start. Use WalkJogRun.net to record distance covered.

Post distance and total situps. Ex: 1760m, 102 Rx.

And coming tomorrow... Holiday Travel Workout 10

Gym Closed: Happy New Year!!
For Time:
100 jumping jacks
75 air squats
50 pushups**
25 burpees

**Scale pushups to incline on chair, bed, or stairs.

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 8:40 Rx.

MON 12.14.15

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Keepin' the bells in the pockets. David H kettlebell thruster.

Keepin' the bells in the pockets. David H kettlebell thruster.


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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

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

B. 3 Rounds [18 Minute Time Cap]:
10 Wallballs (20/14) 10ft
10 Box Jump Overs (24/20)
10 Burpees
10 Cal Row
Rest 2 minutes between rounds.

Post load and reps for squat and time for WOD. Ex: 255#, 9:50 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Muscle Up: In 10 minutes work on strict muscle up transitions.

B. “Star Lord”
20 Minute AMRAP
200 Double-Unders
100 Air Squats
80 Burpees
60 Wallballs (20/14) 10ft
40 Toes to Bar
20 Strict Handstand Pushups
10 Muscle-Ups

Post total reps from AMRAP. Ex: 482 Rx

WED 11.25.15

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Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule

Click here to reserve your classes in advance.
Wed: Regular Morning Schedule, 6pm evening class only
Thur: Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed
Fri: 7am and 12pm Class, 1pm Open gym
Sat: 10am Class only. 11am Coach Dyer's Birthday Party. (No Yoga)
Sun 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

Dobrinka 1st time climbing the rope and completing 10ft!

Dobrinka 1st time climbing the rope and completing 10ft!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weightlifting Sets:
Pause Front Squat: Work up to a heavy set of 3
High Hang Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy set of 2
Squat Clean: Work up to a heavy single

B. 6 minute EMOM
10 Weighted Situps (45/25# plate)
Max Double Unders in remainder of the minute

Post load for each lift and total Double Unders for AMRAP. Ex: 225#, 205#, 275#, 184 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

Thanksgiving!! Gym Closed!

And coming Friday...

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

B. 15-12-9 Rep Rounds for Time:
Toes to Bar
Burpees over Erg
300 Meter Row after Each Round

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

MON 11.09.15

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Jin kettlebell snatch

Jin kettlebell snatch


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: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squat: In 15 minutes work up to a 3 rep max Front Squat.

B. For Time: [16 minute time cap]
Open: 1000m Row
4 Rounds
8 Pullups (Rx+ = C2B)
8 Kettlebell Swings (m = 24/32, w = 16/24kg)
8 Front Squat (m = 100/135, w = 70/95)

Post load for Front Squat and time to complete WOD. Ex: 205# , 10:25 Rx+.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Power Snatch: In 10 minutes work up to a heavy single.

B. Third Time’s The Charm
3 minute AMRAP:
3 Power Snatches (m = 75/95/115, w = 45/65/85)
20 Double-Unders

Rest 4:00

4 minute AMRAP:
4 Power Snatches (m = 65/75/95, w = 35/55/65)
20 Double-Unders

Rest 5:00

5 minute AMRAP:
5 Power Snatches (m = 45/55/75, w = 15/35/55)
20 Double-Unders

Post load for Snatch and rounds and reps completed each AMRAP. Ex: 185#, 3 / 4+3 / 5+12 L3

WED 10.28.15

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Lauren and Sarah box jumps timed together

Lauren and Sarah box jumps timed together


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squat: In 15 minutes work up to a heavy set of 5.

B. For Time: [18 minute Time Cap]
1000m Run
40 Pullups
30 Thrusters (95/65)
20 Lateral Barbell Burpees

Post load for Front Squat and time to complete WOD. Ex: 245#, 11:18 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Weighted Box Jumps: 5 sets of 3 reps to (20/16”) (step downs only)

B. "Christine"
3 rounds:
500 Meter Row
12 Deadlifts (Bodyweight)
21 Box Jumps (20/16”) (step ups permitted) (step downs only)

Post load and height for box jumps and time to complete “Christine”. Ex: 12kg 20”, 13:10 Rx (185#)

MON 09.28.15

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Coach Richard demoing the Push Jerk.

Coach Richard demoing the Push Jerk.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Strength Training/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: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Shoulder Press: 3 sets of 5. Worksets same weight across. Max reps on 3rd set..

B. For Time [15 minute time cap]
30 Pushups
200m Run
15 Front Squat (m = 75/95, w = 55/65)
400m Run
15 Front Squat (m = 75/95, w = 55/65)
200m Run
30 Pushups

Post load for press and time for WOD. Ex: 155#, 8:22 Rx+.

And coming tomorrow...

“50s Chipper"

Level 3**
50 Wallballs (20/14) at 10/9ft
50 1-arm Dumbbell Snatch (alt) (70/50)
50 Pistols
50 Chest-to-bar Pullups

Levels 1 and 2 Options:
Wallballs: L2 = 20# at 9ft / 14# at 8ft, L1 = 20#/14# Medball Cleans
DB Snatch: L2 = (50/35), L1 = (25/15)
Pistols: L2 = Single leg squat touchdowns, L1 = Air Squat
C2B Pullups: L2 = Pullups, L1 = Bent knee ring row

**Click here to see WOD description for Level 1 and 2:
"50s Chipper" WOD Description and Standards

Post time to complete the WOD or every unfinished rep when time expires results in a 1 second penalty per rep. Ex: 14:27 L3

THURS 09.17.15

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Bring-A-Friend Day Next Thursday 9/24

Next Thursday all classes will be a Fitness Startup (Beginners CrossFit) Class. There will be an all-levels partner friendly Workout of the Day (WOD). Invite a friend, family member, or co-worker to join you for the WOD. Reserve you class in advance by clicking here or Contact Us to reserve a spot for a friend.

1st Foundation Class. From a great setup position, Dez initiating the deadlift.

1st Foundation Class. From a the setup position, Dez initiating the deadlift.


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squat: In 16 minutes work up to a 3 rep max

B. 11 minutes As many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
10 Kettlebell swings (24/16kg)
20 Cal Row
30 Situps

Post load for Front Squat and total rounds + reps completed in AMRAP. Ex 285#, 5+26 Rx..

And coming tomorrow...

A. Clean & Jerk: 6 sets of 1 at 90% of 1 rep max. All sets same weight. Rest 90-120 seconds between each rep.

B. 5 Rounds For Time [10 minute time cap]:
7 Pullups (Rx+ = C2B pullups)
7 Push Jerk (m = 105/135, w = 70/95)
7 Burpees

Post load for C&J and time to complete WOD Ex: 245#, 5:48 Rx+.