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FRI 06.15.18

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Camille


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- Erica
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Erica

Workout of the Day (WOD)

AMRAP 15
60 Double Unders
30 Wallballs (20/14)
15 Deadlifts (245/165)

Score rounds + reps for AMRAP. Ex: 4+72 Rx.

And coming Saturday...

“The Golden Snatch”
3 Rounds
AMRAP 3
100m Run
w/ PVC and Slamball (15/20/30, 10/15/20)
Partner Goblet KB Hold (26/35/44, 18/26/35)
- 1 min Rest -
AMRAP 3
10 Dumbbell Snatch (25/35/50, 15/20/35)
10 Squat Snatch (65/95/135, 45/65/85) [70% 1 RM] 10 Power Snatch
- 1 min Rest -

1 partner working at a time on the run with the other partner holds a goblet kettlebell. Partners switch equipment without letting it touch the ground.

After the 1st 3 minute AMRAP partners move to the snatch. 1 partner working at a time and partners may partition the reps any way. Restart each AMRAP at the beginning.

Score is total number of reps (25m = 1 rep) from all 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

8a: Aerobic Capacity- Travis
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Weightlifting- Anthony
12:15p: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5,6p: Open Gym- Neal

CFM Upcoming Events

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!

WED 06.13.18

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Jon and Elana warming up the hip flexors.


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

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


And coming tomorrow...

15-12-9-6
Cal Row
Thrusters (45/35)
Pull Ups
Deficit Push Ups (45/25 plate)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 8:45 Rx

FRI 06.08.18

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Emily


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

EMOM 20
Even: 3 Deadlifts
Odd: 10 Sit Ups + 20 Double Unders
Start at 50% of 1RM Deadlift, then add weight each round

Post weight for heaviest 3 Deadlifts performed in the emom Ex. 405 Rx

And coming Saturday...

A. Turkish Get Up
4-4-4-4 each arm

B. Rep Rounds For Time:
15-12-9-12-15

KBS (53/35)
Box Jumps (24/20)
Hand Release Push Ups

Post load for Get Up and time for the WOD. Ex: 53#, 12:14 Rx

Saturday Schedule

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

Sunday Schedule

8a: Aerobic Capacity- Travis
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Neal
11a: Weightlifting- Anthony
12:15p: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5,6p: Open Gym- Travis

CFM Upcoming Events

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!

TUES 04.03.18

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Ellen


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- Anthony
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8:15p: Tuesday Yoga- Ariele Edwards
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. 5 Rounds [12 Minute Time Cap]:
3 Power Clean (205/135)
10 Burpee pull-ups

B. Double Unders: 10 minute EMOM (30 seconds work: 30 seconds rest)
ODD: Max Double Unders (DUs)
EVEN: Dead hang hold

Score time for the WOD and total DUs part B. Ex: 9:50 Rx, 212.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Deadlift: In 15 minutes work up to a 5 rep max.

B. For Time [16 Minute Time Cap]:
10 Strict press
15 Overhead squat
20 Push press
25 Front squat
30 Push jerk
35 Back squat

Barbell weight (65/95/115, 45/65/80)

Post load for deadlift and time for WOD. Ex: 415#, 9:48 L3

WED 02.14.18 “Mary Ann”

By | Quarterly Progress Checks, WOD | No Comments

Post WOD pigeon 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)

“Mary Ann”
5 Rounds

7 Handstand Pushups
14 Pistols
21 Double unders

Post time to complete WOD: 7:48 Rx. Compare scores to 12/7/17.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Baseline:
500m Row
40 Air Squats
30 Situps
20 Hand release pushups
10 Pullups

B. Overhead Squat: 3 sets of 5 at 70% of 1 rep max. Rest 3 minutes between sets
Accrue 2 minutes L-sit hold on rings or parallettes.

Post time for Baseline and load for OHS. Ex: 4:12 Rx, 175#.

THUR 09.28.17

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Elana


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. Back Squat: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets at the same weight. Rest 3 minutes between sets. Max reps on the 3rd set.

B. For Time [6 Minute Time Cap]
70 Double Unders
35 Wallballs**
70 Double Unders

Scale Double Unders to 35 DU+singles 1:2 (ie half the reps), Speed Step 1:1, Singles 1:1.

**Wallball Levels
L1 = (10# to 9ft/6# to 8ft)
L2 = (14# to 10ft/10# to 9ft)
L3 = (20# to 10ft/14# to 10ft)
L+ = 55 Wallball reps.

For the WOD pick a skill and level that you can go unbroken for the jump rope and Wallballs. For athletes between levels on the Wallball, consider doing the lower level at L+. Ex: L1+ men = 55 wallballl reps at 10# to 9ft.

Post load and reps for Back Squat and time for WOD. Ex: 305#, 7 reps, 4:49 L3+.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Handstand Walk: Spend 15 minutes practicing HS walk progressions.

B. 3 Rounds [21 Minute Time Cap]
100m Walking Lunges
20m HS Walk
50 Kettlebell Swings**

**Kettlebell Scale:
L3 = 16/12kg
L2 = 12/8kg
L1 = 15/10# dumbbell

Post time for WOD. Ex: 18:45 L3

WED 08.16.17 “Mary Ann”

By | Quarterly Progress Checks, WOD | No Comments

Amanda and Damon dead hang L-sit hold practice


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: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

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

Post time to complete WOD: 7:48 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. For Time:
100m Sprint
Rest 2 minutes
200m Sprint
Rest 4 minutes
400m Sprint

B. 4 Rounds [14 Minute Time Cap]
100m Sprint
3 strict pullups
30 seconds dead hang hold**
9 Pushups
12 Russian Kettlebell Swings (m = 24/32, w = 16/24kg)

**(Rx+ = 1-hand hold R/L 15sec each)

Post times for 100m, 200m, and 400m and time to complete WOD. Ex: 14, 27, 64, 10:15 Rx.

CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, August 28th Lurong Championship Challenge Early Registration Deadline. Before 8/28 save $15 on registration. If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. The Challenge combines nutrition and weekly WODs. Whether your goal is to lose weight and look amazing in your swimsuit, or you are looking for serious performance gains, this Challenge is for you. Challenge starts on Monday, September 18th. Click here to sign up and select CrossFit Midtown as your Gym Affiliate!



Saturday, August 19th: CFM Crossover Symmetry Workshop. Improve your shoulder stability and performance in the overhead lifts Snatch, Thruster, and clean and jerk! Learn how to use the crossover symmetry bands to activate shoulders, improve mobility, strength the shoulder muscles, and perform active recovery on rest days. Workshop is from 11am-12pm and 8 spots are open. The cost of the workshop is $10 for CFM members and $25 in advance for visitors.

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!

Sunday, August 27th:CFM Yoga Workshop. CFM Yoga Instructor Will Milne will teach an introductory workshop on the basics of yoga. Increase mobility, speed recovery time, prevent injury, improve posture, find new strengths and the power of relaxation. We will cover basic breathing techniques, spinal articulations, key yoga poses, and the physical and mental demands of restructuring the human body. Click here to sign up!