pushups

Hannah

CFM Upcoming Events

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!

ANT-MAN Partner WOD on Saturday, July 7th!

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

Holiday Travel WOD

CFM closed today. Happy 4th of July!!

7 Rounds
4 Push Ups
17 Mountain Climbers (R+L=1)
7 Air Squats
6 Lunge Steps

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 6:28 Rx

And coming tomorrow…

For Time [18min cap]
2 Rounds
6 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
12 Deadlifts (185/125)
18 Box Jumps (24/20)
2 Rounds
4 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
8 Deadlifts (275/185)
12 Box Jumps
2 Rounds
2 Chest to Bar Pull Ups
4 Deadlifts (315/215)
8 Box Jumps

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 15:12 Rx

Team CFM Murph 2016

Today’s schedule

Gym is closed for Memorial Day
08:45: Memorial Day Murph at Piedmont Park Active Oval. CFM Gym Closed. Meet at the park at 08:45 to warm-up for the WOD.
11:00: CFM Brunch at The Nook in Midtown. Join your fellow CFM Members for a nutrition brunch and social on Memorial Day.

Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Murph”
1 Mile Run
100 Pullups
200 Pushups
300 Air Squats
1 Mile Run
**Partition the pull-ups, push-ups, and squats as needed. Start and finish with a mile run.

In memory of Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy, 29, of Patchogue, N.Y., who was killed in Afghanistan June 28th, 2005.

This workout was one of Mike’s favorites and from here on it will be referred to as “Murph” in honor of the focused warrior and great American who wanted nothing more in life than to serve this great country and the beautiful people who make it what it is. We realize that no physical sacrifice made during a workout can come close to the sacrifice our brave heroes make, but we consider this WOD a CrossFitters “moment of silence.” This is how we can honor those that give all in the name of freedom.

During Murph, do your best to maintain great form for all movements. You will get tired. Your form may break. That’s okay. This workout is not about how fast you can go or the time you can beat. It’s about participating and remembering. If you have to slow down to perform the reps to standard, do so and know that this workout is our way to honor those who serve this country.

Scaling Options
Pushups: Incline pushups (to retaining wall, to bench, or on hill) 1:1, knee pushups 1:1
Pullups: Ring Rows 1:1

Partner Murph
Split up the 1 mile run into 2 x 800m or 4 x 400m. For the Pullups, pushups, and squats, 1 partner working at a time then rotate with all reps being a team total. Partners can alternate rounds of Cindy or split the reps in half: 5 pullups partner 1, then 5 pullups partner 2, 10 pushups partner 1, then 10 pushups partner 2 and so on.

1 Mile Partner Murph
Both partners run a full mile together at the beginning and end of the workout. For the pullups, pushups, and squats, 1 partner working at a time to complete the team total.

And coming tomorrow…

TBA

CFM Upcoming Events

Friday-Sunday, June 1st-3rd: Atlantic Super Regionals is Fri/Sat/Sun 9am-4pm each day. Tune in to games.crossfit.com to watch the top athletes compete for a spot at the CrossFit Games.

Thursday, June 21st: 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.

Elana

CFM Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 24th: 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!

Sat & Sun, May 26th & 27th: Join us for Yoga this Memorial Day Weekend. We have Yoga Saturday 12:15 pm with Monica Miller and Sunday 12:15 pm with Lana Wilson. Yoga at CFM is a combination of slow flow, yin and restorative postures with a focus on position, breath, and relaxation of the mind and body. Free trial for first time visitors and friends and family guests are welcome!

Monday, May 28th: Memorial Day Murph 08:45 at Piedmont Park Active Oval. CFM Gym Closed. Meet at the park in the morning for the WOD.

Monday, May 28th: CFM Brunch at 11:00 at The Nook in Midtown. Join your fellow CFM Members for a nutritious brunch and social over Memorial Day weekend.

Today’s schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
8a: Open Gym- Brianna
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Brianna
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. AMRAP 8
Cindy*
5 Pull ups
10 Push ups
15 Air Squats
*Rx+= weight vest

B. Partner Triple 2
2000m Row
200 Double Unders
2 mile Run

Post rounds and reps from AMRAP and time for WOD. Ex: 9+10 Rx, 26:14 Rx.

And coming tomorrow…

“Lucky 13”
AMRAP 13

13 Toes to Bar*
13 Kettlebell Swings (M=35/53/70, W=26/35/53)**
13 Lateral Box Jump Overs (M=24/24/30, W=20/20/24)***
*L1/L2= Wall Sit-Ups
**L1= Russian Swings
***L1/L2 step ups permitted

Post rounds and reps completed. Ex: 6+8 L3

Coach Bri and Emerson

Today’s schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

8 Rounds, each for time of:
20 Push-ups
200m Sprint
*Rest 2 minutes between rounds, score is slowest round

Post time for slowest round. Ex: 1:26 Rx

And coming tomorrow…

A. 2 Rounds For Time: [10 Minute Time Cap]
18 Cal Row
15 Thrusters (95/65)
12 Pull Ups (Rx+ C2B)

B. Snatch:
10 minutes to Work to a Heavy Single (power or full)

Post time for the WOD and load for snatch. Ex: 5:48 Rx, 190#

Mahdi

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. Rope Climbs: In 15 minutes work on rope climbing technique**

B. “Upper Hand”
20 Minute AMRAP

2 Rope Climbs**
16 Pushups†
50 ft Walking Lunges

**Reminder that all CFM athletes must wear long socks or pants or leg sleeves to practice rope climbs or perform them in the WOD. Protect your shins and legs from rope burn.

† (Rx+ = 8 Strict HSPU)

Post rounds and reps for the WOD. Ex: 7 + 4 Rx.

And coming tomorrow…

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

B. For time [22 Minute Time Cap]:
400m Run
30 GHD sit-ups
400m Run
40 Toes to bar
400m Run
50 Wallball Sit-ups
400m Run
60 Sit-ups

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

Stacy

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
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Rope Climbs: In 10 minutes practice rope climb technique.

B. Complete as many reps as possible in 30 minutes of:

Rope climbs and pushups

Count the number of trips up the rope and the number of pushups within the half hour.

Post reps for climbs and pushups. Ex: 38, 325 Rx

And coming tomorrow…

“A. Deadlift: 5 rep max

B. “Adrian”
7 Rounds For Time [20 Minute Time Cap]:
3 Forward rolls
5 Wall climbs
7 Toes to bar
9 Box jumps (m = 20/24/30, w = 16/20/24)

Post load for deadlift and time for WOD. Ex: 405#, 15:50 L3.

Adam R.

Today’s schedule

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

Workout of the Day (WOD)

“Zeus” [40 Minute Time Cap]

Three rounds for time of:
30 Wallball shots (20/14 to 10/9ft)
30 Sumo deadlift high-pull (75/55)
30 Box jump (20/16”)
30 Push press (75/55)
30 Cal Row
30 Push-ups
10 Body weight Back squat

Post load for back squat and time for the WOD. Ex: 225#, 38:50 Rx.

And coming tomorrow…

A. Strict Muscle Ups: In 10 minutes work on strict muscle up transitions

B. For Time [30 Minute Time Cap]
L3
2k Run*
15 Muscle Ups**
2k Run

*Run L2 = 1600m, L1 = 1200m

**Scale Muscle Ups to:
15 Bar Muscle Ups
15 Ring Dips + 15 Chest to bar Pullups
15 Box Ring Dips + 15 Pullups
15 Straight Leg Dips + 15 Barbell Assisted Pullups
15 Bent Knee Dips + 15 Ring Rows

Post time to complete WOD. Ex: 22:15 L3

Alex practicing rope climb foot clamps

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. Baseline:
500m Row
40 Air Squats
30 Situps
20 Hand release pushups
10 Pullups

B. Overhead Squat: 3 sets of 5 at 70% of 1 rep max. Rest 3 minutes between sets
Accrue 2 minutes L-sit hold on rings or parallettes.

Post time for Baseline and load for OHS. Ex: 4:12 Rx, 175#.

And coming tomorrow…

A. Thruster: In 10 minutes work up to a moderate set of 2

B.”Fran”
21-15-9 Rep Rounds

Thrusters (95/65)
Pullups

Post load of thruster and time to complete WOD. Ex: 205#, 4:15 Rx

Steve K

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
7p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
8p: Open Gym- Michael

Workout of the Day (WOD)

Complete 5 Rounds [Not For Time]:
7 Inverted Ring Lowers: On the rings, lower from an inverted hang, slowly, with straight body and arms
15 Ring Push-ups

Move SLOWLY and methodically attempting perfect execution.

Post impressions. Ex: Great workout. It was much harder than I expected and got me way out of my comfort zone.

And coming tomorrow…

A. “Karen” [12 Minute Time Cap]
150 Wallballs (20/14 to 10/9ft)

B. Stretch & Mobility
Quad foam roll
Couch Stretch
Glute Smash
Pigeon Stretch

Post time for the WOD. Ex: 4:57 Rx

Upcoming CFM Events

Thursday, January 11th:Registration begins for 2018 CrossFit Games Open!! Join team CFM for 5 weeks of the Open competition starting Thursday, February 22nd. CFM will be hosting Friday Night Lights each week for members to complete the open workouts and test our fitness!

Monday, January 15th:Lurong Resolution Challenge begins this month! Sign up now to join team CFM!! If you are looking to make some serious improvements to your diet and fitness so you can achieve your goals, this is your answer. Click here for more details and to join Team CFM for the challenge.

Elana

Today’s schedule

6a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
7a: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
8a: Open Gym- Stacy
12n: All Levels CrossFit- Stacy
3:30p: Open Gym- Anthony
4:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
5:30p: All Levels CrossFit- Anthony
7-11p: CFM Holiday Party!!

Workout of the Day (WOD)

A. Power Box Jumps: 3-3-3-3 increasing height

B. 15 Minute AMRAP
15 Deadlift (155/105)
15 Deficit Pushups (2/1.5”)
15 Box jumps (24/20”)

Post box jump height and total rounds+reps for AMRAP. Ex: 39”, 4+16 Rx.

And coming Saturday…

“Macarena”
Teams of 4-5 Athletes
20 Minute AMRAP
12/8 Calorie Row
10 Kettlebell Swings (m = 16/24/32, w = 12/16/20)
50ft Walking Lunge

Once the first athlete clears the rower, the second athlete can start conga line style. Reps are individual totals.

Post total rounds of the team + repetitions. 50ft = 1 rep. Ex: 31 + 38 L3.

Saturday Schedule

10:30a: All Levels CrossFit- Michael
11:30p: Yoga- Monica

Sunday Schedule

10a: All Levels CrossFit- Tina
11a: Open Gym- Michael
12:15a: Yoga- Lana Wilson
5p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Tina
6p: Strength Training/Open Gym- Tina