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THUR 06.28.18

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Elana and Carey


CFM Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 30th: CFM Pool Party at Nancy M's starts at 2 PM! Come splash around and hang out with your CFM boos and dudes! There will be sand volleyball, spike ball, and tons of food made fresh on the grill. Bring some cold beverages and enjoy some fun in the sun!

#sunsoutgunsout #earnyourparty #cfmpoolpartysteps #shadeslikedamon


Friday, July 6th:ANT-MAN and the WASP Movie Premiere! CrossFit Midtown has a group of tickets to see the movie at Midtown Art Cinema on Friday evening at 8 PM. We have a limited number of tickets available at this rate so hurry and claim yours now! See front desk for details or FB event.

Saturday, July 7th:ANT-MAN Partner WOD at CFM! Workout is planned for Saturday morning in each group class and we’ll split into teams of 2. Workout will have 5 "Ant" feats of strength or skill to complete in a 5 round workout with heavy barbell complex. Reserve you spot on Saturday morning for this superhero themed WOD!

ANT-MAN Partner WOD on Saturday, July 7th!


Thursday, July 26th: 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!

Saturday, August 11th: 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 soldiers and to provide treatment and awareness for veterans with PTSD and TBI. #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember To participate or to donate visit our fundraising page: Team CFM for 31Heroes

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. Front Squat
1 x 5 • 75%
1 x 1 • 80%
1 x 5 • 75%
1 x 1 • 85%
1 x 5 • 75%
1 x 1 • 90%

B. 3-6-9-12-9-6-3 [10 min cap]
Hang Squat Clean (135/95)
Burpee Over Bar

Post load for 5 reps and heavy single. Post the time for the WOD.
Ex: 255/305#, 8:45 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Deficit Double KB Sumo Deadlift
12-12-12-12

B. AMRAP 7
200m Run
10 Toes to Bar
10 Deadlifts (135/95)
-3 Min Rest-
AMRAP 7
200m Run
10 Box Jumps (24/20)
10 Shoulder to Overhead (115/75)

Post load for Deadlift and rounds plus reps for each 7 min AMRAP,
Ex: 70’s, 3+12 Rx, 3+15 Rx.


TUES 06.26.18

By | WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Mr. Anderson


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
4p: Open Gym- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Priscila Baptista
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Seated DB Press
4-4-4-4 (each arm)

EMOM 10 (all movements in 1 minute)
5 Front Squats (95/65)
4 Push Press
3 Thrusters

Post load for press and EMOM. Ex: 50#, 95# Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

5 Rounds for Time
20 Sit Ups
3 Rope Climbs

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 7:49 Rx.

TUES 06.12.18 “Summertime Complex”

By | Lurong Summertime Challenge, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Marcela


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

"Summertime Complex"

8 Minute AMRAP
5 Deadlifts
4 Hang Power Cleans
3 Front Squats
2 Shoulder to Overhead
1 Ground To Overhead
(m = 65/135/185, w = 35/85/125)

Post rounds and reps completed. Ex: 6+8 L3

And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat
8-8-8

B. AMRAP 12
35 Double Unders
7 Burpees
5 Toes to Bar

Post load for back squat and rounds and reps for the WOD. Ex: 305#, 7+10 Rx

FRI 05.25.18 Memorial Day Weekend!

By | Bring a Friend Days, Events, News, WOD, Yoga | No Comments

Ellen


CFM Upcoming Events

Sat & Sun, May 26th & 27th: Join us for Yoga this Memorial Day Weekend. We have Yoga Saturday 12:15 pm with Monica Miller and Sunday 12:15 pm with Priscila Baptista. Yoga at CFM is a combination of slow flow, yin and restorative postures with a focus on position, breath, and relaxation of the mind and body. Free trial for first time visitors and friends and family guests are welcome!

Saturday Yoga class with Monica holding boat pose


Monday, May 28th: Memorial Day Murph at 09:00 at Piedmont Park! We have a unique opportunity to offer both a service and experience for all those who participate in the Memorial Murph WOD and share in the remembrance of an American Hero. CFM Gym Closed. Meet at the park in the morning for the WOD. Reserve your spot in advance here!

Monday, May 28th: CFM Brunch at 11:00 at The Nook in Midtown. Join your fellow CFM Members for a nutritious brunch and social over Memorial Day weekend.

Thursday, June 21st: 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 May BAF Day! We look forward to the next BAF Day in June. 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!

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Deadlift
5-5-5-5

B. 3 Rounds
21 Calorie Row
15 Handstand Pushups
9 Slam Balls (30/20)

Post load for deadlift and time for the WOD. Ex: 430#, 8:40 Rx

And coming Saturday...

High Five
AMRAP 5 Min
10 Power Snatches* (45/65/95, 35/45/65)
10 Box Jumps (16/20/24,12/16/20)

-Rest 2 Min-

AMRAP 5 Min
10 Overhead Squats** (45/65/95, 35/45/65)
10 Box Jumps (16/20/24,12/16/20)
*L1/L2 = Ground to Overhead anyway
**L1/L2 = Front Squats

Post total reps from both AMRAPs. Ex: 165 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- Neal
11a: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael
12:15p: Yoga- Priscila Baptista
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

THUR 03.22.18 Bring-A-Friend Day!!

By | Bring a Friend Days, Partner WOD, WOD | No Comments

Pat


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. Front Box Squat: 3 sets of 3 reps. Worksets same weight (@ 60% of 1 rep max). Complete 1 set every 3 minutes.

B. Partner WOD [20 Minute Cap]:
400m Run + 400m Row
400m Row + 400m Run
40 Air Squats
40 Situps
Rest 3 minutes
300m Run + 300m Row
300m Row + 300m Run
30 Air Squats
30 Situps
Rest 3 minutes
200m Run + 200m Row
200m Row + 200m Run
20 Air Squats
20 Situps

At 3, 2, 1, go… 1 partner runs while the other rows and then they switch. Squat reps may be partitioned any way and squats may be completed while partner is running or rowing. All reps are team totals. Only one partner working on air squats and situps at a time.

Post load for front squat and post time for WOD. Ex: 190#, 14:50 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

18.5
TBA!!

TUES 03.20.18

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Alex B.


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- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Priscila Baptista
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Pullups: 8 minutes every minute on the minute (30 seconds work: 30 seconds rest)
Complete as many pullups in the 30 second interval.
Rx+ = C2B

B. Complete as many rounds as possible in 12 minutes
4 Strict Press
8 Sumo-deadlift High Pull
12 Front Squats
(m = 45/65/75, w = 35/45/55)

Post reps for pullups and rounds + reps for AMRAP. Ex: 78 C2B, 9+12 L3.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Single Leg Deadlift: In 15 minutes work up to a set of 5 each leg at 60% of 5RM (10 reps total).
Demo Video [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PboE7gQjklo]
B. Rep Rounds For Time [15 Minute Time Cap]:
18-15-12-9-6

Kettlebell Deadlift (m = 20/24/32's, w = 12/16/24's)
Slamballs (m = 15/20/30, w = 10/15/20)
50 Double Unders each round

Post load for deadlift and time for WOD. Ex: 275#, 9:34 L2

WED 01.24.18

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Cool down Hip stretch


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
8a: Open Gym- Ellen
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: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Sean”
10 Rounds For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]:

11 Chest-to-bar Pullups
22 Front Squats (75/55)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 22:30 Rx.

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

A. Banded Squats: 2 x 8. Tempo (2222)

B. Partner WOD
20 Minute AMRAP

Teams of 2 or 3
Station 1 - AMRAP of Cindy: 5 Pullups, 10 Pushups, 15 Air Squats
Station 2 - 15/12 Calorie Row
Station 3 - 25 Situps

Athletes start at different stations. Partner #1 will perform the AMRAP of Cindy. Partner #2 will row for 15/12 calories, and Partner #3 with perform 25 situps. Once Partner #2 and #3 finish the Row and Situps each will advance to the next station. Partner #1 will then start on the 15/12 Calorie Row. Partner #3 continues work on the AMRAP of Cindy wherever #1 left off. Partners may only advance to the next station once their partner has finished the movement. Only one person at each station at a time.

Post total rounds and reps of Cindy for team.
Ex: 22 (team of 3) Rx.