WORKOUT OF THE DAY

olympic weightlifting

MON 07.02.18

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Jumping in to Monday like this!

Today’s schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Erica
8a: Open Gym- Erica
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
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. Snatch Complex
Power Snatch + Overhead Squat
5 x 2+2 (building)

B. For Time [10 Min Cap]
21 Lateral Burpees Over the Bar
21 Power Snatch (95/65)
15 Lateral Burpees Over the Bar
15 Hang Squat Snatch (95/65)
9 Lateral Burpees Over the Bar
9 Overhead Squat (95/65)

Post load for complex and time for the WOD.
Ex: 170#, 5:48 Rx

And coming tomorrow…

A. Front Squat
1 x 4 @ 77%
1 x 1 @ 82%
1 x 4 @ 77%
1 x 1 @ 87%
1 x 4 @ 77%
1 x 1 @ 92%

B. 4 Rounds
21 Wallballs (20/14)
15 Toes to Bar
9 Handstand Push ups

Post load for squat set of 4 and heavy single and time for the WOD.
Ex: 270#/320#, 8:40 Rx.

CFM Upcoming Events

4th of July Week Holiday Hours
Monday regular
Tuesday abbreviated evening classes 4,5,6p. No yoga.
Wednesday CLOSED Happy Fourth!!
Thursday regular hours
Friday evening shifted 3:30,4:30,5:30p
Saturday regular hours

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!

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

MON 11.20.17

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Ellen leading the pack on a kettlebell front rack carry

Today’s schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Ellen
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. Bulletproof Shoulders Activation
1. Side Plank Rev-Fly 10x/side
2. Mod Pushup Y-hold (2 sec hold) 8x/side (alt) “Palm facing down”
3. Scapular Pushups 10x
4. T’s with 5# plates 10 reps (2 sec hold) “Thumbs up”
5. W’s with 5# plates 10 reps (2 sec hold) “Pinkies up”
6. Side Ext Rot. w/ 5# plate 10x/side (2 sec hold at top)

B. Snatch:
1 set of 3 @ 70%
1 set of 2 @ 75%
5 sets of 1 (80% 1RM). All sets at the same weight.

Post load for snatch. Ex: 170#

And coming tomorrow…

A. 20 Minute AMRAP:
L3 Open
400m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

*Cindy is 5 pullups, 10 pushups, 15 air squats.

L2 Performance
300m Run
3 Rounds of Cindy*

L1 Fitness
200m Run
2 Rounds of Cindy*

B. Supple Leopard Shoulder Sequence:
Lacrosse ball anterior shoulder smash
Banded shoulder chest stretch
Banded shoulder lat stretch
Banded bully stretch

Post rounds and reps completed. 400m = 400 reps.
Ex: 4 + 421 L3.

THUR 10.26.17

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Kathy doing some accessory work with dumbbell bent rows.

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. Split Jerk: 10 sets of 2 reps. Complete 1 set every 2 minutes (E2MOM)
Alternate stance for each rep.
Start at 60% of 1RM and work up to 85%

B. AMRAP Wallballs
Complete 1 set of unbroken wallballs
L1 = 30-59 seconds
L2 = 60-89 seconds
L3 = 90-119 seconds
L4 = 120 seconds

Select a weight and height and Level (time) that you can go unbroken.

Post load for split jerk (highest/2nd highest) and wallball weight @ height and reps.
Ex: 240/235#, 20# @10ft 43 reps L3.

And coming tomorrow…

A. 3 Rounds Descending Reps: [21 Minute Time Cap]
25-20-15 Bodyweight Bench Press
400m Run
500m Row

B. Banded 5-way Shoulder Stretch

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 17:40 Rx

FRI 10.06.17

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Camille

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)

A. Squat Clean Complex: In 15 minutes complete 7 sets increasing weight of this complex form 50% to no more than 80% of 1RM Clean. Each rep is taken from the ground.
1 Hang Squat Clean
1 Pause Squat Clean (below the knee)

B. 3 Rounds [12 Minute Time Cap]
10 Squat Clean (m = 65/95/135, w = 45/65/95)
20/15 Cal Row

Post clean load and time for WOD. Ex: 235#, 9:40 L3

And coming Saturday…

“Secret Door” [16 Minute Time Cap] 3 Rounds:
50 Burpee Pullups
50m Sled Pull

Sled Weight (m = 90/135/180, w = 45/90/135)

*Scale burpee pullups to burpee jumping pullups.
(L2/L3+ = C2B)

All rounds and reps are team totals. Both partners may be working at the same time. For the sled pull both partners will pull together 50m.

Post time to complete the WOD. Ex: 10:34 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
12:15a: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Tina
6p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Tina

TUES 07.11.17

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Stewart finishing a 400m sprint!

Today’s schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Snatch: 10 minutes every minute on the minute (EMOM)
2 Hang Power Snatch (75% of 1 rep max)

B. Teams of 2:
5 Rounds for Time [12 Minute Time Cap]

10 Hang Power Snatch (m = 75/95, w = 55/65)
10 Box Jumps Overs (24/20”)

Rounds and reps are individual totals. Each team has one barbell and one box. Both athletes may be working at the same time. Time is finished when both partners have finished 5 rounds.

Post load for Snatch. Post time to finish WOD. If time capped post fewest rounds and reps that one partner completed. Ex: 165, 6:55 Rx+

And coming tomorrow…

A. 3 minutes Max Consecutive Singles: Must be performed with a Beaded Rope. 3 attempts within the 3 minutes.

B. Rep Rounds for Time. [30 Minute Time Cap].
800-400-200m Run
40-20-10 Toes to bar
20-10-5 Front Squat (m = 75/95/135/165, w = 55/65/95/115)
20-10-5 Lateral Barbell Burpees

Post max consecutive reps for singles. Post time to complete rep rounds. Ex: 218, 18:50 L3

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!

#workouttoremember

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. #rememberthefallen #workouttoremember

WED 06.07.17 “Escape Velocity”

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Sarah demonstrating correct positioning for double unders.

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- 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)

A. Snatch Complex: In 15 minutes work up to a heavy complex without dropping the bar.
1 Power Snatch
1 Hang Squat Snatch

B. “Escape Velocity” 10 minutes as many rounds and reps as possible (AMRAP) of:
5 Double Unders (+5 per round for completing unbroken)**
5 Hang Power Snatch (m = 45/65/75, w = 35/45/55)

**If Double unders (DUs) are completed unbroken, ADD 5 DUs per round. Otherwise no bonus. After a maximum of 3 failed attempts at unbroken the athlete must accrue a total of 5 Double Unders before going to Snatch. If able to complete 5 DUs unbroken, continue to 10 next round, and 15 in the next and so on. Stay at the same DU reps each round if unable to complete unbroken in 3 attempts. Example:
5-10*-10-15-20-25*-25*-25-30-… (*) = Double Unders not completed unbroken in these rounds
5 Hang Power Snatch each round.

Post load for Snatch complex and total number of Double Unders completed in 10 minutes.
Ex: 175#, 387 L3

And coming tomorrow…

A. Wallball Ludus: 10 minutes skill work on Wallball Shots. Work up to 15 rep max unbroken Wallballs (max weight and/or height).

B. 4-3-2 Rounds of: [20 Minute Time Cap]
10 Wallball Shots 10ft (20/14)
5 Toes-to-bar
Rest 2 minutes after 4 rounds, then start on next 3 rounds. Rest 2 minutes after finishing next 3 rounds, and start on last 2 rounds. Total of 9 Rounds.

Post weight and height of wallball for 15RM and time to finish WOD. If time capped post total reps completed.
Ex1: 30# to 11ft, 12:45 Rx
Ex2: 10# to 10ft, (20:00) 108 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 22nd: 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, June 25th: CFM Dog Days of Brunch at 12pm at Henry’s in Midtown. Join your fellow CFM Members for a nutrition brunch and social to celebrate the completion of our Lurong Nutrition challenge. Henry’s is dog friendly so bring your pets with you for Brunch on the patio.

Thursday, June 29th: The Dunk Truck returns to CFM! Available dunk sessions are in the AM 6-9am and PM 4-8pm. Book your appoint while spots are available: Dunk Truck Book Now!

WED 04.26.17

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Tom

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- Brianna
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squat: Work up to a heavy single at 90% 1 RM

B. High Hang Squat Clean: Heavy single

C. Squat Clean: Heavy single

Post load for FS, HHSC, SC. Ex: 295#, 215#, 305#

And coming tomorrow…

A. Bench Press: 3 sets of 3 increasing at 70-80-85%. Max reps on the 3rd set.

B. “Benchwarmers” [30 Minute Time Cap]:
Teams of 3:
3 Rounds:
100 Calorie Row
50 Bench Press (m = 95/115/135, w = 65/85/95)
400m Team Run

All reps team totals. 1 person working at a time on row and bench; all partners run 400m together.. Partners may partition the rounds and reps any way.

Post load for bench and time for WOD. Ex: 235#, 23:12 L3.

CFM Upcoming Events

Registration for Lurong Summertime Challenge with team CFM! The challenge combines nutrition and fitness and over the course of 5 weeks helps us improve body composition and performance! Click here for more details. Lurong Summertime Challenge Starts Monday, May 15th.

**Save the date**
Saturday, May 20th: CFM 5th Anniversary!!