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TUES 05.07.19

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Warming up the shoulders with some T-spine twists


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8:40p: Yoga- Priscila Baptista
Sign up for yoga this week and next. Click here to reserve

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Clean Complex
EMOM 12

Min 1 - High Hang Clean + Low Hang Clean + Front Squat
Min 2 - 5/5 Seated Arnold Press (from the floor)
Min 3 - Rest

B. 4 Rounds [12min cap]
200m Run
9 Shoulder to Overhead (135/95)

Post load for clean complex and time for the WOD. Ex: 245#, 5:48 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. AMRAP 20
200/150m Row
16 Alternating DB Snatches (50/35)
12 Med Ball Straight Leg Sit Ups (20/14)
8 Pistols

B. Shoulder Pre-hab
CrossOver Iron Scap
8 Barbell Curls Between Each CrossOver Movement

Post rounds + reps for AMRAP. 1m=1rep. Ex: 7+214 Rx.

WED 04.03.19 Physical Therapy Night with Dr. Phil!

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Coach Mike working shoulder stability with upside down kettlebell holds


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
8:30p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Crossover Symmetry:
1. Hip Halo Activation
2. Shoulder Activation

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 time for WOD. Ex: 9:48 L3


And coming tomorrow...

A. Power Box Jumps
5 sets of 3 working up in height.

B. For Time [22 Minute Cap]
400m Run
30 GHD Sit Ups
400m Run
40 Toes to Bar
400m Run
50 Med Ball Sit Ups
400m Run
60 Ab Mat Sit Ups

Post height for box jumps and time for the WOD. Ex: 42”, 16:40 Rx


CFM Upcoming Events

Monday, April 1st : CFM Commitment Club Begins! Email us or sign up at the front desk and commit to attending your classes for the month of April. We will celebrate and reward those of you that reach your goal number of classes (21 for Gold Members and 14 for Silver).

Wednesday, April 3rd 5:30 - 8:00 pm: Physical Therapy Night with Dr. Phil. Come to the gym Wednesday evening and get any injuries, sore joints, or aches screened by Dr Phil from Georgia Sports PT. This is a great resource to pre-hab any injury or get a plan of action for improving your squat mobility or shoulder mobility for overhead movements.

Thursday, April 25th 9:30 pm: CFM Avengers Movie Premiere. We are assembling an incredible team of CFMers to see the 4th installment of the Avengers when it premieres!! We have 25 tickets for sale for for the evening showing on Thursday 4/26 at Midtown Art Cinema. Sign up for your ticket now at the front desk.

THUR 03.07.19

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Hailey warming up with a hip stretch on a box


CFM Upcoming Events

Friday, March 8th 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.3 for the CrossFit Open! The 2019 Open continues! CrossFit Midtown will be doing the open workouts on Friday during regular classes and then each week we have a Friday Night Lights (FNL) competition highlighting match-ups with both individual and team events as well as a gym social Friday evenings after the workouts. The next Open workout is released on Thursday and continues with 1 new workout each week. This is a great opportunity to test your fitness and enjoy the camaraderie and community at CrossFit Midtown!!

Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

EMOM 16
Min 1 - 5 Box Jump Overs + 5 Toes to Bar
Min 2 - 5 Kettlebell Swings + 5 Goblet Squats (70/53)
Min 3 - 5 Strict Pull Ups + 5 DB Push Press (50/35's)
Min 4 - 50 second Cal Row, Bike, or Ski (Slow recovery pace)

Score total cal. Note recovery pace should be sub 15/12 cal per 50 seconds. Focus on form, breathing, and stroke rate on row, bike, or ski.
Ex: 58 Rx.


And coming tomorrow...

Open WOD 19.3
A. 9 Minute AMRAP:
50 Pistols
7 Ring Muscle Ups
10 Hang Power Snatch (135/95)

Post number of reps for AMRAP. Ex: 216 Rx

THUR 02.07.19

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Elana


CFM Upcoming Events

Wednesday, February 13th at 6:30 pm: Mobility Night with Dr Jackie: This is part of our Gymnastics Workshop series and the mobility session will focus on overhead mobility for handstands and hanging movements. This series will continue Wednesdays and Sundays through February leading up to the start of the 2019 Open on Thursday, February 21st. The cost is $35 for the complete workout series (includes 8-9 gymnastics sessions and 2 mobility nights) or $10 for this individual session. Click here to register for the single class.

Thursday, February 21st: CFM Bring-A-Friend Day! Invite a friend or family to join you for a beginner friendly partner workout. Send us their full name, contact email and the time you will be attending to reserve their spot in advance. #BYOF Bring Your Own Friend!

Friday, February 22nd 7:00 pm: CFM Friday Night Lights 19.1 for the CrossFit Open! Click here to register for the 2019 Open!!

Click here to sign up with CFM for the 2019 Open!


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Pat
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Damon
7:30p: Weightlifting- Anthony

Workout of the Day (WOD)

For Time [22min cap]
1134m Run, then
3 Rounds
21 Deadlifts (135/95)
15 Burpees Over the Bar
9 Shoulder to Overhead (135/95)

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 14:20 Rx.

And coming tomorrow...

A. Back Squat
3 x 10

Work to a Heavy 10 rep for the day

B. 2 Rounds
50 Double Unders
25 Hang Power Cleans (115/85)
50 Double Unders
30 Push Ups
50 Double Unders
35 Sit Ups

Post load for squat and time for the WOD. Ex: 345#, 10:40 Rx.

MON 01.07.19

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Welcome back to group classes Kathy!


Back in 2018 when Kathy was a "Fit Momma To Be."


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
11a: Open Gym- CFM Staff
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
7:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
8:30p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Sumo Deadlift
8-8-8-8

B. Jack
AMRAP 20

10 Push Press (115/85)
10 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)
10 Box Jumps (24/20)

Post heavy set of 8 sumo deadlift and rounds for the AMRAP. Ex: 385#, 12+18 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

A. Snatch Complex
15min to establish a heavy complex
Snatch + Overhead Squat + Hang Snatch + Overhead Squat

B. For Time
1134m Run
40 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
30 Front Squats (135/95)
20 Bar Facing Burpees

Post load for complex and time for the WOD. Ex: 155#, 14:20 Rx

CFM Upcoming Events

Saturday, January 12th: CFM Rise Up Partner Competition from 8 am - 2 pm Saturday morning! Everyone of every ability is strongly encouraged to participate in this fun and challenging event or come watch your fellow athletes compete and cheer them on! RSVP here if you are spectating or competing: Rise Up FB Event
and Details!


Thursday, January 24th: CFM Bring-A-Friend Day! Invite a friend or family to join you for a beginner friendly partner workout. Send us their full name, contact email and the time you will be attending to reserve their spot in advance. #BYOF Bring Your Own Friend!

Friday, January 25th 6:30 pm: Graveyard Games Night Time Edition hosted by CrossFit College Park. CFM has 3 teams competing in this competition for a $1000 cash prize. The event is going to be a party and all CFM is invited (18+ only). Live DJ, Art Show, Beer on Tap and Wine served. Come support our teams as they compete and enjoy classy night out with your CFM fam! RSVP for the event and purchase your tickets from here:
CFM Night at the Graveyard Games!

MON 12.31.18

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Lunging in to 2019!


Today's schedule

9a: Open Gym- Patrick
10a: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
11a: All Levels CrossFit- Patrick
3:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Pietsch
6:30p: Open Gym- Pietsch

Workout of the Day (WOD)

New Year’s Eve Countdown
10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1
Box Jumps (24/20)
Toes to Bar
Dumbbell Push Press (50/35's)
Cash Out: 365m Row

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 10:24 Rx

And coming tomorrow...

CFM Closed. Happy New Year!!

Holiday Travel WOD
AMRAP 12

5 Push ups
10 Reverse Lunges
15 Alternating Touch V-Ups

Post rounds and reps for AMRAP. Ex: 8+15 Rx

THURS 10.11.18

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Alex B grinding it out during 31 Heroes.


Today's schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Travis
8a: Open Gym- Travis
12p: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
3:30p: Open Gym- Brianna
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
6:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
7:30p: Weightlifting- Brianna

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Push Press
3-3-3-3-3

B. For Time [14 Minute Time Cap]
45 Deadlifts (115/75)
35 Hang Power Cleans
25 Push Jerks
15 Overhead Squats

Post load for press and time for the WOD. Ex: 205#, 11:10 Rx


And coming tomorrow...

A. Pistol Skill Work
10-10-10-10 (Alternating, working through skill Progressions)

B. 4 Rounds for Time
10 Pistols (alternating)
10 Ring Dips
20 KB Goblet Squats (53/35)
20 Push Ups

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 19:16 Rx