Listober CFMakeover Goals: get LEAN & stay SWOLE :)Coach Lis breaks down her goals for the CFMakeover.
In October 2010 I competed in another box's Paleo Challenge and came in third place. I ate strict paleo for 30 days...no booze, no grains, no dairy. My only indulgence was a post-workout shake that wasn't entirely paleo.
At the time I was a bartender at the Nook, on Piedmont Park. YES I was pouring fish bowls and surrounded by totchos at every shift and I STILL stayed clean. SOBERTOBER, ya'll.
It was worth it. In 30 days I lost 7# of bodyfat AND gained 4# of muscle. I FOUND MY ABS! I slept better, felt stronger and got relief from my seasonal allergies, IBS and acne.
Since then, I continue to eat 80/20 paleo... indulgences are weekend alcohol, dark chocolate and sweet potato fries.
Here’s the plan this time around:
In November, I compete in the USAPL state powerlifting meet. I'm currently about 10# heavier than the weight class I hope to compete in. So I need to cut weight, yet maintain my strength.
I will eat strict paleo with exceptions for pre/post workout supplements, limit alcohol and sugar, and focus on recovery to stay healthy.
OH, and I have a weekend trip to NC planned 10/18-20, so I'm allowing myself one cheat weekend. :)
*Lose 6# of bodyfat
*Maintain muscle mass
*10 Strict Pull Ups
*Strict paleo with ONE cheat weekend
*NO alcohol (SOBERTOBER), sugar, grains, dairy or legumes
*100 oz of water a day
*I'll lean on my girl Chef Veronica at Edesia Meals, the BEST paleo meal delivery service in town, for most of my grub.
*I'll also cook a few meals on Sundays to freeze/save as backups. SO EXCITED it's pumpkin season. NO, not the fake syrup sh*t they put in your coffee. REAL pumpkin, like the kind I'll put in this pumpkin chili recipe... my FAVORITE of the season.
*AND I'll shop in the CFM Pro Shop for a few backup snacks like Paleo Kits & Epic Bars.
Training & Recovery:
*Whatever my coach tells me to do :)
*Lift M, W, F, Sat
*Wed night Metal Yoga at Tough Love
*2 add'l conditioning days: sled pulling/tire flips
*8 hours of sleep a night
*Weekly float tank (sensory deprivation)
*2x/wk chiropractic adjustments & ART
What are your goals for the CFMakeover? Post in the comments below... Not registered yet? What are you waiting for? Get in the game to change your life by Halloween! Check out CFMakeover details here.
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Today's schedule6a: All Levels CrossFit- Beka
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Beka
8a: All Levels CrossFit- Beka
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Cassie
4p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Amy
Workout of the Day (WOD)A. 10 min mobility work
B. 10 min goat work
C. "Karen" - For time:
150 wall balls 20/14
And coming tomorrow...Team ChipperWork in teams of 3-4. Complete in any order, but once you start one movement, you must complete all reps before starting another movement.
40 Tire flips
60 Box jumps
80 Kettlebell swings
100 Burpees (jump to a 45# plate)
120 Walking lunges
Optional cash out:100 yard sled drag OR prowler push