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TUES 08.23.16

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CFM Yoga

CFM Yoga


Upcoming CFM Events

Wednesday, August 24th: 7:30pm. Advance screening of Mechanic: Resurrection featuring Jason Statham.
Thursday, August 25th: Bring-A-Friend Day. All levels beginner friendly partner WOD.
Saturday, Sept 10th:9-12am. Lurong Kickoff Party & Team Selections.
Tuesday, Sept 13th:3:30-8pm. Dunk Truck at CFM for body composition testing

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: 10 minutes every minute on the minute 1 Power Clean. 80% of 1 rep max.

B. 3 Rounds for Time [12 minute Time Cap]
7 Power Clean (m = 95/115/155, w = 65/85/105)*
5 Front Squat
3 Push Jerk
15 Toes to Bar
Rest 1 minute between rounds

*3 levels of weights designated (L1 / L2 / L3). Select the weight that will be challenging but that you can do unbroken for the barbell complex (~70% of part A).

Post max load for Power Clean and time to complete WOD. Ex: 185#, 8:35 L2.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Shoulder Press: 3 sets of 5. Worksets. Max reps in final set.

B. 5 Rounds for Time: [16 minute time cap]
6 Pullups (C2B = Rx+)
12 Wallball shots 10ft (20/14)
200m Sprint

Post load and reps for Press and time to compete WOD. Ex: 160#, 6 reps, 10:18 Rx.

MON 08.08.16

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David H sandbag carry

David H sandbag carry


Upcoming CFM Events

Friday, August 12th: 7-7:30pm. Nutrition & Lurong Championship Challenge Information Session. Click here to sign up and more details. Lurong Challenge begins, Monday, September 12th.
Sunday, August 14th-21st: Quarterly Progress Check-Ins. Check back on Thursday's for more details. We’ll be testing C&J and Snatch, Fran, Mary Anne, McFeaters, and Baseline.
Tuesday, August 23rd: 7:30pm. Advance screening of Mechanic: Resurrection featuring Jason Statham.
Thursday, August 25th: Bring-A-Friend Day. All levels beginner friendly partner WOD.
Saturday, Sept 10th:9-12am. Lurong Kickoff Party & Team Selections.
Tuesday, Sept 13th:3:30-8pm. Dunk Truck at CFM for body composition testing

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Clean: Complete 1 complex every 90 seconds for 7 sets:
1 Power Clean
1 Hang Clean

B. Rep Rounds: 21-15-9 [15 Minute Time Cap]
Squat Clean (m = 95/135, w = 65/95)
Hand Release Pushups (Rx+ = Ring Dips)

Post load for complex and time for rep rounds. Ex: 205# 8:10 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Kipping: In 15 minutes practice kipping progressions (floor/bar/rings)
Then... Max Unbroken Kipping Complex in 60 seconds:
1 Pullup
1 Toes-to-bar

B. For Time [18 Minute Time Cap]
60 Double Unders
30 Pullups (Rx+ = C2B)
60 Double Unders
30 1-arm Kettlebell Snatch (alt) (m = 24/32, w=16/20kg)
60 Double Unders
30 Toes to bar
60 Double Unders
30 Goblet Squats (m = 24/32, w=16/20kg)

Post max unbroken sets for complex and time to complete WOD. Ex: 12, 10:55 Rx

FRI 07.15.16

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Casey G.

Casey G.


Upcoming CFM Events

Wednesday-Sunday, July 20-24th: Reebox CrossFit Games Viewing.
Saturday, July 23rd: 6pm. Acro-Yoga in Home Park. Click here for more details about this Yoga Jam event.
Thursday, July 28th: Bring-A-Friend Day. All levels beginner friendly partner WOD.
Rowing, Situps, Medball Passes.
Saturday, August 6th: 9am-12 noon. 31Heroes WOD.

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Bench: 3-3-3. In 9 minutes complete 3 sets working up in weight to heavy set of 3.
(85-90-93% of 1 RM) or (105-108-110% of 3x5)

B. For Time: [18 Minute Time Cap] #Kettlebell Friday
By In:
30 Situps**
100m Single Kettlebell Carry (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)

Then complete:
9-6-3-6-9 Power Clean (m = 115/135, w = 85/95)
9-6-3-6-9 Kettlebell Swings (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)

Cash Out:
100m Single Kettlebell Carry (m = 24/32kg, w = 16/20kg)
30 Situps**

**Rx+ = 60 Situps

Post load for Bench. Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 260#, 9:10 Rx

And coming Saturday...

"One More Rep"
Partner WOD
[20 Minute Time Cap] 41 Toes to Bar
41 Box jump-overs (24/20”)
41 Kettlebell Swings (24/16kg)
41 Wallballs 10ft target (20/14)
41 Pullups
41 Power Slamballs (20/15)

At the start do 1 burpee
At start of next minute do 2 burpees
At start of next minute do 3 burpees... and so on.

Only one partner working at a time on the chipper. 1 pullup bar, 1 box, 1 Kettlebell, 1 wallball, 1 slamball per team. All reps are team totals and completed in chipper style so for example, all toes to bar must be complete before moving on to box over jumps and so on. All burpees are team totals, both partners may do these together but they do not have to be tandem (for example: one partner could do all 3 burpees at the start of the 3rd minute interval, then by the 10th minute, both partners could work at the same time and do 5 burpees each).

Post time to finish WOD: 12:15 Rx.

Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
12:15p: Yoga- Monica Miller. Click here to reserve

Sunday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
11a: Strength Training/Open Gym- Dyer
12:15p: Yoga- Annie Harbison. Click here to reserve

THUR 07.07.16

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Saturday Captain America Partner WOD!

Saturday Captain America Partner WOD!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD):

A. Cleans: In 15 minutes complete 6 sets 1 rep working up in weight.
70-75-80-85-87-90%

B. 3 Rounds For Time [15 minute time cap]:
15 Power Clean (m = 120/155, w = 85/105)
400m Run

Post load and type of clean and time to finish WOD.
Ex: 235# Squat Clean, 9:34. Rx+


And coming tomorrow...

A. Dips & Pushups: 3 Rounds
Max Strict Ring Dips (30 seconds:90 seconds rest)
Max Parallette Pushups (30 seconds:90 seconds rest)

B. 5 Rounds: Kettlebell weight (24/16kg)
8 One-arm Russian Kettlebell Swings (Alternating arms)
4 One-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (Left arm)
8 One-arm Kettlebell Snatch (Alternating arms)
4 One-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (Right arm)

Post total for ring dips, total for pushups, and time to finish WOD. Ex: 38, 28, 8:10 Rx.

THUR 06.30.16

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David H.

David H.


4th of July Weekend Schedule

Saturday 7/2: 10a,11a Group Class "Captain America" Partner WOD, 12:15pm Yoga
Sunday 7/3: 11a Open Gym, 12:15pm Yoga
Monday 7/4: Gym Closed - Happy 4th of July!!
Tuesday 7/5: Resume regular schedule

Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD):

A. Power Cleans: Every minute on the minute 1 Power Clean (80% of 1 RM) for 8 minutes.

B. Group WOD: In teams of 4 complete
80 Deadlift (315/275/225)**
80 GHD Situps
80 Tire Flips
80 Box Jumps (24/20) Step downs only

[20 minute time cap]. All reps are team totals. May be completed in any order and partition the reps any way. All athletes may be working at the same time. Each member of the team must complete a minimum of 10 reps of each movement. **For Deadlift two or more athletes may lift at a time to complete a rep: male teams 315, mixed teams 275, and female teams 225.

Post load for power cleans and time to finish group WOD.
Ex1: 115, 12:12 Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat: 3-3-3 increasing to heavy set of 3.

B. 12 Minute EMOM
(40 seconds work: 20 seconds rest)
1st Minute: 12/9 Cal Row
2nd Minute: 12 Dumbbell Bench Press (m = 25/35/50s, w = 15/25/35s)
3rd Minute: 12 Slam Balls (20/14)
4th Minute: 12 Burpees

Post load for squat and fewest reps for each movement in EMOM.
Ex: 325#, 12-11-12-10 L3

THUR 06.16.16

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Jin holding an L-sit

Jin holding an L-sit


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
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

Workout of the Day (WOD):

A. Power Clean: 8 minutes. Every minute on the minute 2 Power Clean. Workups.

B. 5 Rounds [15 Minute Time Cap]
3 Hang power clean (m=120:155 / w=85:105)
10 Box Jumps (24/20)
3 Hang power clean
10 Power Slams (20/14)

Post load for Power Clean and time to complete rounds. Ex: 215#, 9:21 Rx+

And coming tomorrow...

A. Front Squats: In 16 minutes work up to a 2 rep max.

B. 2 Rounds for Time
15 1-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (R-arm) (24/16kg)
15 Toes to bar
15 1-arm Kettlebell Front Squat (L-arm) (24/16kg)
15 GHD Situps

Post load for Front Squat and time to complete rounds. Ex: 285#, 9:45 Rx

FRI 06.03.16

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CFM Friday Night Lights from CrossFit Open 2016

CFM Friday Night Lights from CrossFit Open 2016


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Michael
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Richard
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Squats: 5 sets of 3 reps working up to heavy set of 3. Rest 2-3 minutes between sets.

B. 3 Rounds of:
2 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
5 Front Squat (50% Part A.)
5 Pullups
5 Toes To Bar
5 Power Clean (50% Part A.)
2 minute rest between each 2 minute AMRAP.

Re-start each AMRAP on Front Squats.

Post 3 Rep Max Front Squat, total reps from 3 rounds of AMRAP, and load. ex: 285#, 164 @ 145#

And coming Saturday...

Team Chipper. 2 Rounds:
100 Double Unders
20 Box Jump-Overs (24/20)
10 Tire flips
100m Farmer’s carry 2x(32/24kg)
10 Power Snatch (m = 95/135, w = 65/85)
Rest 5 minutes

All reps are individual totals. Only one team member working at a station at a time. Once the 1st person finishes Double Unders the 2nd teammate may start Double Unders. Continue through the movements in a conga line only advance when your teammate in front of you completes the set.

Post time for your team to finish each round. Ex: Team of 4. 12:35, 13:45 Rx.

Saturday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
12:15p: Yoga- Jackie Alexander. Click here to reserve

Sunday Schedule

9a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Dyer
11a: Open Gym- Dyer
12:15p: Yoga- Lana Wilson. Click here to reserve