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Friday 12.06.2019

By Samy Daghir / December 6, 2019 / 0 Comments
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Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Deadlift Week 3
Against a 15:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
3 x 50%
3 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Deadlift x 5 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of the 5 rep maximum (5RM).

Post scores to comments.

“Severals of Sevens”
7 rounds for time of
7 x Pull-ups
7 x Box Jumps (24/20”)
7 x Wallball (20/14lbs)

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Thursday 12.05.2019

By Samy Daghir / December 5, 2019 / 1 Comment

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Ring Dip & Barbell Row Alt. EMOTM
Complete the following workload Every minute on the minute for 14:00.

Odd minutes x 7-10 reps
Ring Dips (strict)

Even minutes x 7 reps
Barbell Row (increase weight across sets)

Post scores to comments as reps completed for each movement movement and best weight utilized.

“Let’s Do It”
Complete as many rounds/reps as possible in 14:00 of
6 x Power Snatch (95/65lbs)
9 x Front Squat Squat (95/65lbs)
12 x GHD Sit-ups
Row 20kcal

Notes: Rx+ Unbroken commitment for a 135/95lb upgrade. Additional points of performance will be covered during the whiteboard brief. Fun fact: Internet search for the history behind the Nike brand slogan’s origin…

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Wednesday 12.04.2019

By Samy Daghir / December 4, 2019 / 2 Comments

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Press Week 3
Against a 12:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
3 x 50%
3 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Press x 5 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of a 5 rep maximum (5RM).

Post scores to comments.

“Sprint Souffle”
6 Rounds for time of
1 x Kettlebell Complex
10 x Push-ups
1 x Shuttle Run
:30 rest

Notes: Kettlebell Complex = 5 x KB Sumo Deadlift High Pull + 5 x Russian KB Swings + 5 x American KB Swings @ challenging weight. The shuttle run is four lengths of the main floor at 50ft per length. Score includes the built in rest interval.

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Tuesday 11.03.2019

By Samy Daghir / December 3, 2019 / 1 Comment

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Rope Climb & V-up Intervals
Complete 5 Rounds of the following Rope Climb and V-up interval assignments.

2:00 x Rope Climb (2 Ascents)
1:00 x V-ups (15 reps)

Notes: Additional points of performance for today’s training will be covered during the whiteboard brief.

Post scores to comments.

“Whitewalls”
5 Rounds for time of
7 x Power Cleans (135/95lbs)
10 x Slamball
30 x Double-unders

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Monday 12.02.2019

By Samy Daghir / December 2, 2019 / 2 Comments

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Back Squat Week 3 (5×[email protected]%)
Against a 15:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
3 x 50%
3 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Back Squat x 5 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of the 5 rep maximum (5RM) established last Monday.

Post scores to comments.

“Snow Day”
For time versus a 12:00 time cap
Row 1000m
Then… Partition as needed;
50 x Thrusters (75/55lbs)
75 x Burpees

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Wednesday 11.27.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 27, 2019 / 2 Comments

**Important Holiday Schedule Information**

MON, TUES & WEDS (25,26,27th)
Normal Hours

THURS (28th) & FRI (29th)
Closed for Holiday Break

SAT(30th)
OPEN GYM 9-11 —> **HERO WOD “MILLEY”**

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Deadlift Week 2
Against a 12:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
3 x 50%
3 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Deadlift x 3 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of the 5 rep maximum (5RM) established last Friday.
– Begin getting comfortable with the warm-up protocol and percentages, cheat sheets will be provided for quick math (no one is judging you 5am-ers…).

Post scores to comments.

”Team Turkey Shoot 2019”
Complete the following for time in teams of 2
100 x Wallball (20/14lbs)
80 x KB Swings (24/16kg)
60 x KB Goblet Walking Lunges (per leg)
40 x DB Renegade Rows (50/35lbs)
50ft x Walk on Hands
Run 400m (bumper plate overhead 45#)
100m x Burpee Broad Jumps (each)

Notes: Athletes may work break up the workload however they want provided each member of the team completes half of the reps. This excludes the run and burpee broad jump, which both members will need to complete. There will be incentive points, scaling considerations, and logistics (BAMCIS) covered during the whiteboard brief.

Have a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

 

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Tuesday 11.26.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 26, 2019 / 3 Comments

**Important Holiday Schedule Information**

MON, TUES & WEDS (25,26,27th)
Normal Hours

THURS (28th) & FRI (29th)
Closed for Holiday Break

SAT(30th)
OPEN GYM 9-11 —> **HERO WOD “MILLEY”**

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Press Week 2
Against a 12:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
5 x 50%
5 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Press x 3 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of the 5 rep maximum (5RM) established last Wendesday.
– Begin getting comfortable with the warm-up protocol and percentages, cheat sheets will be provided for quick math (no one is judging you 5am-ers…).

Post scores to comments.

“2nd Wind”
6 rounds for time of (15:00 time cap)
Row 250m
15 x GHD Sit-ups
40 x Double-unders

Notes: Scaling rep adjustments today are 1:1 for all movement substitutions.

Skill Development
– Back Extensions 3 x 10
– Ring Support x 2:00 cumulative
– 35 x Hollow Rocks
– Foam Rolling Series (preparing for indoctrination into warm-up series)
– Deadlift prep for tomorrow’s 3 x 5 prior to the Team WOD.

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Monday 11.25.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 25, 2019 / 1 Comment

**Important Holiday Schedule Information**

MON, TUES & WEDS (25,26,27th)
Normal Hours

THURS (28th) & FRI (29th)
Closed for Holiday Break

SAT(30th)
OPEN GYM 9-11

Thank you and well done to this crew for helping make our first In House Weightlifting Meet a gnarly good time, those kilos had wings! YESSSSSS Greg, Nate, Trevor, Bobby, PITA, Jaymes, Kerri, Heidi, Katelyn, Anderson, Bethany, and Daniel! Media releases pending!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Back Squat Week 2
Against a 15:00 running clock accomplish the following warm-up and working sets.

Warm-up sets/reps:
5 x Light Weight Technique Set
5 x 50%
5 x 65%

Working sets/reps:
Back Squat x 3 sets @ 5 reps each (75%5RM)

Notes:
– Each set should be performed at 75% of the 5 rep maximum (5RM) established last Monday.
– Begin getting comfortable with the warm-up protocol and percentages, cheat sheets will be provided for quick math (no one is judging you 5am-ers…)

Post scores to comments.

**Additional Ops Brief for the week ahead**
Regarding upcoming strength progressions… Our strength training this week which falls on Monday for Back Squat, Tuesday for Press, and Wednesday for Deadlift there will be a prep week at 3 sets of 75% before we kick it all in for 5×5 next week. Spoiler alerts also include a Team WOD Wednesday after we touch on deadlifts.

“Sizzybelle”
15:00 AMRAP of
5 x Pull-ups
10 x Push-ups
15 x Air Squats
1,2,3… x Power Snatch (95/65lbs)

Notes: Scale weight as necessary to facilitate multiple rep sets with touch and go style. Rx+ 135/95lbs respectively. Pull-up substitutions, Push-up modifications, and Air Squat scaling all are 1:1 for today.

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Friday 11.22.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 22, 2019 / 3 Comments

**Important Holiday Schedule Information**

MON, TUES & WEDS (25,26,27th)
Normal Hours

THURS (28th) & FRI (29th)
Closed for Holiday Break

SAT(30th)
OPEN GYM 9-11


Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Deadlift Week 1
Warm-up as needed (3 sets @ 5,3, and 3 reps each) building to a starting weight 65-75% of a 1RM.

Deadlift x 5rm (18:00 time cap)

Post scores to comments.

“Ham Sandwich”
30-20-10 for time of
Row (kcal)
Wallball (20/14lbs)
1-arm Dumbbell Snatch (50/35lbs)

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Thursday 11.21.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 21, 2019 / 1 Comment

 

JOIN US AND SLING SOME STEEL THIS SATURDAY! In House Weightlifting Meet available to any of our crew who want to aain some competitive experience… Come get in the mix for an Olympic Lifting throw down after open gym! Bring the lumber, freaks!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Handstands & Pistols EMOTM
For 12 Rounds complete the following; every minute on the minute.

Odd Minutes x 4-6 reps (strict or kipping) Handstand Push-ups
Even Minutes x 6-10 reps (alternating L/R) x Pistols

Notes: Scaling options for modified HSPU’s, Handstand Walks, Pistol scaling will be covered during the whiteboard brief.

Post scores to comments.

“BAMCIS 2020”
Complete for time
10-8-6-4-2 x Front Squat (95/65lbs)
10-10-10-10-10 x Toes-to-bar
35-35-35-35-35 x Double-unders

Notes: Rx+ complete each set unbroken before moving on in the WOD; Front Squat weight upgraded to 135/95lbs respectively. Scaling for Knees-2-Elbows will be hanging knee raises, Supine Leg Raises, or Abmat Sit-ups. Additional details for scaling will be covered during the whiteboard brief.

Post scores to comments.

Skill Development & Accessory
*Remedial Skill work and skill progression establishment for athletes that wish for additional guidance and coaching.
*Recovery & Mobility Efforts.
*Preparatory Emphasis on tomorrow’s 5RM Deadlift training.

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Wednesday 11.20.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 20, 2019 / 2 Comments


Warm-up Drills

I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Shoulder Press Week 1
Warm-up as needed (3 sets @ 5,3, and 3 reps each) building to a starting weight 65-75% of a 1RM.

Shoulder Press x 5rm (15:00 time cap)

Post scores to comments.

“Dakota Math”
10 Rounds for time of
7 x Slamball
8 x Push-ups
9 x AKB Swings (32/24kg)

Notes: 12 minute time cap on this rapid fire Met Con, get some, freaks!

Post scores to comments.

Skill Development: Kip & Core Conditioning
5 Rounds of assigned reps/timed hold (as a class)
5 x Shoot-Through Drill (2 KB’s or Paralette Set-up, etc.)
:10 x L/V-sit Hold or 10 x Hollow Rocks

Notes: Introduction day, time permitting for the Shoot Through drill (see WOD “Shoots & Ladders”) Shoot-Through Drill has a Push-up from forward leaning plank on the front of the gymnastic/kipping movement complex, and a modified Dip on the end of the complex.

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Tuesday 11.19.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 19, 2019 / 2 Comments

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Pull-up Intervals
For 8 Rounds complete :30 work x :30 rest as follows.

4 Minutes x 5-10 reps strict/deadhang Pull-ups, Modified Pull-ups, Ring Rows
+
4 Minutes x 5-10 reps kipping Pull-ups, Kipping Practice w/ Jumping Pull-ups

Notes:
– Rx+ may substitute Ring Muscle-ups at 1-3 reps per work interval across all 8 rounds.
– Below are some examples of areas of focus for today’s training and review.

A. Low Ring Kipping Ring Row Drills
B. Jumping Pull-ups (w/ kipping mechanics)
C. Banded Push Away Drill
D. Gymnastics Kip
E. Butterfly Kip

Post training results to comments.

“Brokedown Palace”
AMRAP 5:00 of
5 x Power Cleans (135/95lbs)
10 x Box Jumps (24/20”)
15 x V-ups

– Rest 1:00 –

Then… AMRAP 5:00 of
4 x Power Cleans (135/95lbs)
8 x Box Jumps (24/20”)
12 x V-ups

– Rest 1:00 –

Then… AMRAP 5:00 of
3 x Power Cleans (135/95lbs)
6 x Box Jumps (24/20”)
9 x V-ups

Post scores to comments.

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Monday 11.18.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 18, 2019 / 2 Comments
Photo-fun!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Back Squat Week 1
Warm-up as needed (3 sets @ 5,3, and 3 reps each) building to a starting weight 60-65% of a 1RM.

Back Squat x 5rm (15:00 time cap)

Post scores to comments.

“Steamboat Willy”
3 Rounds for time of
Row 500m
15 x Burpee Bumper Ground-to-overhead (45/25lb)
15 x Medicine Ball Cleans (20/14lbs)

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11.15.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 15, 2019 / 1 Comment
Now there’s some Ninjas!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Deadlift Triples (on the :90)
Warm-up as needed (3 sets x 3 reps) before completing the following workload for Deadlift every :90 for six rounds.

Deadlift x 3 reps (climb weight)

Post scores to comments.

“A Barbell Humbler”
Complete as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of
5 x Thruster (95/65lbs)
7 x Hang Power Clean (95/65lbs)
10 x Sumo Deadlift High-Pull (95/65lbs)

Post rounds/reps completed to comments.

Skill Development
– Ring Skin-the-cats
– Ring Muscle-up Negatives
– Low Ring Kip and Transitions
– Ring Suppport/L-sit

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Thursday 11.14.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 14, 2019 / 2 Comments

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m / Jumprope x 2:00
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Back Squat Triples (on the :90)
Warm-up as needed (3 sets x 3 reps) before completing the following workload for Back Squat every :90 for six rounds.

Back Squat x 3 reps; as follows

(rep 1 with :01 to :03 hold at the bottom, rep 2 and 3 are without a pause)

Post scores to comments.

“Salt-cicles”
4 Rounds for time of
2 x Rope Climbs
7 x Handstand Push-ups
75 x Double-unders

Notes: Scaling protocol will be covered during the whiteboard brief. There is a 14:00 time cap on today’s training.

Post scores to comments.

Skill Development
– Ring Skin-the-cats
– Ring Muscle-up Negatives
– Low Ring Kip and Transitions
– Ring Suppport/L-sit

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Wednesday 11.13.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 13, 2019 / 2 Comments

Team WOD training details will be covered during the whiteboard brief. Bring the lumber, freaks!

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Tuesday 11.12.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 12, 2019 / 3 Comments

Announcement: Tomorrow we have our Veteran’s Day Armistice Team Workout during normal class times.

Warm-up Drills
I. Spikeball or Row 500m
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Power Snatch Singles
Complete 2 x Power Snatch every :75 for 9 rounds total, climbing in weight from the first round at 60% of a 1rm as able every 1-2 rounds.

9 Rounds x Every :75 seconds
Complete the following

1 x Power Snatch (climb weight per 1-2 rounds)

Notes: Utilize weights today that facilitate movement development and competency by warming up to and starting working sets at 60% of a 1rm. Climbing by 5% per round to 95% today would be an ideal path for most of the crew. Scaling and additional guidance will be covered during pre training whiteboard briefs.

Post scores to comments.

“APFT Primer”
4 Rounds of the following AMRAP cycle
3:00 AMRAP of
9 x Push-ups
12 x KB Swings
15 x Abmat Sit-ups (Anchored)
Rest 1:00

Notes: Each 3:00 resumes where the previous AMRAP paused.

Post scores to comments as one cumulative AMRAP.

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Monday 11.11.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 10, 2019 / 3 Comments
20.5!!!!!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

“Open WOD 20.5”
For time, partitioned any way:
40 x muscle-ups
80kcal Row
120 x wall-ball shots, 20-lb. ball to 10 ft.

Time cap: 20 min.

NOTES:

WORKOUT VARIATIONS

Rx’d (Ages 16-54)
♀ 14-lb. ball to 9 ft.
♂ 20-lb. ball to 10 ft.

Scaled (Ages 16-54)
♀ chin-over-bar pull-ups, 10-lb. ball to 9 ft.
♂ chin-over-bar pull-ups, 14-lb. ball to 10 ft.

Teenagers 14-15
♀ 10-lb. ball to 9 ft.
♂ 14-lb. ball to 9 ft.

Scaled Teenagers 14-15
♀ chin-over-bar pull-ups, 10-lb. ball to 9 ft.
♂ chin-over-bar pull-ups, 14-lb. ball to 9 ft.

Masters 55+
♀ chest-to-bar pull-ups, 10-lb. ball to 9 ft.
♂ chest-to-bar pull-ups, 20-lb. ball to 9 ft.

Scaled Masters 55+
♀ jumping chest-to-bar pull-ups, 10-lb. ball to 8 ft.
♂ jumping chest-to-bar pull-ups, 14-lb. ball to 8 ft.

Post scores to games site and comments.

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Friday 11.08.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 8, 2019 / 3 Comments
Anderson and Bethany getting after it for 20.4! (Happy CrossFittin’ Anniversary Bethany!)

Warm-up Drills
I. Spikeball or Row 500m
II. Dynamic Drills
III. Yoga Series
IV. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Back Squat Doubles
Warm-up as needed (3 sets x 3 reps) before completing the following workload for Back Squat every :75 for six rounds.

Back Squat 2-2-2-2-2-2

Notes: Training path option 1 would be to select from 60, 70, or 80% of a 1RM and work through the six rounds every :75 seconds for quality. Training path option 2 begins at 60% of a 1rm and climbs across sets as the athlete is able.

Post loads to comments.

“Runways”
5:00 x Muscle-ups/Pull-ups

**Rest/Transition x 1:00**

4 Rounds of :45 work x :15 rest
Row (kcal)
Wallball (20/14lbs)
Reverse Wallball (20/14lbs)

Notes: The timer will be set to beep on the :45 and :15 during the entire WOD, thus partitioning and pacing for Muscle-ups and Pull-ups has a practical strategy component to sharpen skills for Monday. Aim for 10-20 kcals/reps per work interval for the triplet of movements in the second part of the met con. Get some, freaks!

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Thursday 11.07.2019

By Samy Daghir / November 7, 2019 / 3 Comments
Viking Charge!

Warm-up Drills
I. Row 500m
II. Coach’s Choice
III. Mobility

Impact/Focus: Snatch + Overhead Squat Complex
Warm-up as needed before completing the following workload every 1:30 for 6 Rounds. Increase weights as form allows.

1 x Power Snatch
+
3 x Overhead Squat

Post loads to comments.

“Pre-Gamer”
5 Rounds for time (15:00 Time Cap)
10 x DB Snatch (alt.L/R @ 50/35lbs)
12 x Push-ups
20 x F.Rack Walking Lunge Steps (50/35lbs)

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