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TUES 01.26.16 “Power Ball” and Fresh Meal Plan Demos this week

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Fresh Meal Plan Tasting

Come try samples of freshly prepared paleo, vegetarian, and zone prescribed meals. Prepared and Delivered by Fresh Meal Plan. Here healthy food is the foundation for a healthy lifestyle. Fresh Meal Plan has the mission to provide delicious, freshly prepared meals to enhance and sustain a more wholesome existence. Fresh Meal Plan is the solution to relying on protein shakes, energy bars, “quick weight loss” programs, and fad diets and can supplement the time required for weekly meal prep. Click here to read how it works.
Tasting Schedule:
Tuesday 1/26 5-8pm
Wednesday 1/27 6-8am and 5-8pm

Chose your options and quantity!

Chose your options and quantity!


Alex practicing bracing for the deadlift setup

Alex practicing bracing for the deadlift setup


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Front Rack Mobility: Spend 10 minutes on Lats, wrists, and T-spine.

B. “Power Ball”
13 Minute AMRAP:
Complete as many reps as possible during the following triplet:
10 Power Cleans (m = 65/95/135, w = 45/65/95)
20 Wall Balls | Med Ball Cleans**
30 Double Unders | Single Unders**

**Level Movement Details:
L3 Wall Balls (20# to 10ft/14# to 10ft), Double unders
L2 Wall Balls (20# to 9ft/14# to 9ft), Single unders
L1 Medball Cleans (20/14), Single unders

Click here for complete WOD details.

Post total reps completed in AMRAP. Ex: 362 L3

And coming tomorrow...

A. Deadlift: In 20 minutes working up to a 2 rep max.

B. 8 Minute EMOM:
Odd: 7 Deadlift (65% Part A)
Even: 15 Pullups (Rx+ = C2B)

Post load for deadlift and fewest number of pullups completed each round. Ex: 415#, 270#, 15 Rx+.

MON 01.11.16

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Push the floor away

Push the floor away


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
4p: Open Gym- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: 3 sets of 3. Worksets.

B. For Time: [18 Minute Time Cap]
Open: 1k Row
3 Rounds
12 Power Clean (135/95)
9 Chest-to-bar Pullups
6 Kettlebell Swings (32/24kg)

Post load for Power Clean and time for WOD. Ex: 205#, 9:48 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

A. Thruster: In 15 minutes work up to a heavy single

B. 3 Rounds [15 Minute Time Cap]
25 Thrusters (95/65)
25 Toes to Bar

Post load for thruster and time for WOD. Ex: 235#, 8:10 Rx.

WED 12.23.15 Holiday Travel Workouts

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We wish you a healthy, happy 2016 full of big PRs, personal growth & love! Thanks to all of you for making CFM an amazing place to train since 2012. We look forward to many more amazing memories with you!

We're closed for Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Enjoy the time off with loved ones. Do some yoga or stretching at home OR hit up a Holiday Travel Workout (see below). For the next 12 days we'll be posting Holiday Travel Workouts for you to do on the road...in the hotel gym...in Grandma's living room...back home in your garage...WHEREVER! We also encourage you to drop in to a local CrossFit Box if you're out of town over the holidays. Post a pic or video of your travel workout or drop in WOD to Instagram and tag @crossfitmidtown.

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Holiday Schedule

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Thur: Christmas Eve! Gym Closed
Fri: Christmas!! Gym Closed
Sat: 11am Class only. (No Yoga)
Sun: 10am Class, 11am Open gym.

Ellen

Ellen


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
4p: Open Gym- Brianna
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

B. 21-15-9-15-21 Rep Rounds [22 Minute Time Cap]
Power Cleans (135/95)
Pushups
40 Double-Unders after each round

Post max speed step and time for WOD. Ex: 95, 14:08 Rx.

Holiday Travel Workout 1

Body Weight Fran*
21-15-9
Air Squats
Pushups (scale to incline on bed/chair)

*Rx+ = jumping squats & hand release clapping pushups

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 3:48 Rx+

And coming tomorrow...Holiday Travel Workout 2

Christmas Eve: Gym Closed
10 Rounds
0:30 Handstand Hold**, then
0:15 Hold at bottom of squat
5 Air Squats

**Sub wall walk hold or plank hold.

Post time for WOD. Ex: 11:24 Rx.

TUES 11.17.15

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Strict Pullups? Indeed. Nandan working a set to improve to his first strict chest to bar pullup!

Strict Pullups? Indeed. Nandan working a set to improve to his first strict chest to bar pullup!


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Hang Clean: In 18 minutes work up to a 3 rep max Hang Clean

B. 5 Rounds For Time [12 Minute Time Cap]
5 Power Clean (m = 95/135/185, w = 65/95/125)
200m Run

Post load for Clean and time for WOD. Ex: 195#, 6:57 L2

And coming tomorrow...

A. Bench Press: 3 sets of 3 reps. Worksets. Max reps final set.

B. 3 Rounds (Not for time):
3 Deadlift (90% of 1 RM)
15 Strict Toes-to-bar
Accrue 1 minute Handstand Hold each round

Post load and reps for Bench and load for Deadlift. Ex: 255#, 4 reps, 420#.

MON 11.02.15

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Overhead squats

Overhead squats


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
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- Michael
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: In 15 minutes work up to a 3 rep max Power Clean touch and go.

B. 8 minute AMRAP
8 Power Cleans (135/95)
8 Cal Row

Post load for Clean and rounds and reps completed. Ex: 205# , 7+3 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 5 reps. Worksets. Max reps on final set.

B. “PT2” [22 Minute Time Cap]
4 Rounds
400m Run
15 Kettlebell Swings (m = 16/24/32kg, w = 12/16/20kg)
12 AbMat Situps
9 Pushups* (L1 incline 13/24”)

*(+scale up option = Ring Dips)

Post max load and reps for Pullups and time to complete WOD. Ex: 53# 6 reps, 14:53 L3+

WED 10.21.15

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Anastasiya returning from a 100m sprint

Anastasiya returning from a 100m sprint


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- Michael
5p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
6p: All Levels CrossFit- Justin
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Clean: In 20 minutes working up to a heavy single.

B. 10 minute EMOM:
40 seconds work:
2 Power Clean (75%)
AMRAP Bar facing burpees
20 seconds rest

Post load for Power Clean. For EMOM post total reps of burpees and weight for clean.
Ex: 245#, 52 (185#).


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

A. L-sit Holds: 8 minute EMOM:
15 seconds L-sit support hold on rings
45 seconds rest

B. "Skip Jive"
Teams of 2
20 minutes as many rounds as possible (AMRAP):
1 Burpee Box Jump (24/20), 1 Calorie Row
2 Burpee Box Jumps (24/20), 2 Calorie Row
3 Burpee Box Jumps (24/20), 3 Calorie Row

Relay style, each partner completes the reps before advancing. Continue to climb as high as possible in the 20 minutes.

Post highest round completed by both partners and addition reps. Ex: 9 rounds + 20 Rx

THUR 10.15.15 “Tabata Holdata”

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Adam going for one more rep C&J

Adam going for one more rep


Today's schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Weighted Pullups: 3 sets of 7. Same weight on all sets. Max Reps on final set.

B. Tabata Holdata: 4 Rounds (20 seconds work : 10 seconds rest)
Air Squats
Hold at Bottom of Squat
Power Clean (m = 100/135, w = 70/95)
Hold barbell in front rack.
Hand release pushups
Hold plank on elbows
Ring rows
Hold dead hang on pullup bar

Post weight and reps for pullups and total reps from WOD. Ex: 25# x 9 reps, 128 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat: 3 sets of 3 reps. Worksets. Max reps final set.

B. 6 rounds [18 minute time cap]:
12 Russian Kettlebell Swings (32/24 kg)
7 Toes to Bar
200 Meter Run

Post load and reps for Squat and time to complete WOD Ex: 325# x 4 reps, 9:56 Rx