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Saturday 03.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Singles
15m High Knees
15m Butt Kickers
15 Tempo Dumbbell Press

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Step-Ups, on a Box
10 Strict Press
10 Calorie Bike

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 at 90% of heaviest 3 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 3 rep Push Jerk. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 3 repetitions.

Workout

Capacity

30 Calorie Bike

3 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
20 Calorie Bike

2 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
10 Calorie Bike

1 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Muscle-Ups: if you are unable to perform muscle ups, perform 2 strict ring pull ups.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you are unable to perform strict hspu, scale to strict dumbbell press.

Kettlebell Swings: should be heavy but completed in 1 set of 8 each time you pick them up.

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Open 19.3

Week three of the 2019 CrossFit Open is here! Get Rich Froning’s tips and strategies to tackle this challenging WOD.

Mobility

Upper body range of motion key. The thoracic extension is needed, so practice extending back over a roller or small object. Open the ‘scapulas’.

– Banded Good Mornings for hamstring activation

Warm Up

3 rounds:

20 seconds Handstand Hold against a wall
30 seconds active movement (jump rope/row)
3 Push-Up

Workout

For time:

200-ft. Dumbbell Overhead Lunge
50 Dumbbell Box Step-Ups
50 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
200-ft. Handstand Walk

Men use 50-lb. dumbbell / 24-in. box
Women 35-lb. dumbbell / 20-in. box

Time cap: 10 minutes

Workout Tip

Dumbbell Overhead Lunge: stack the weight over your body. Keep your elevated arm as close to your ear as possible. 50ft per set if you’re going to break it up

Dumbbell Box Step-Up: steady and consistent, alternate legs you step up with. Rotate direction as you step down to minimize transitions, inhale before you step up, exhale at the top.

Strict Handstand Push-Ups: break these up from the start, sets of 5 reps. Rest in the bottom, don’t come off the wall

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Open 19.2

CrossFit Open 19.2 just dropped! Get expert tips to crush this WOD from “Fittest Man on Earth,” and four-time CrossFit Games Champion, Rich Froning.

WORKOUT

Beginning on an 8-minute clock, complete as many reps as possible of:
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
15 squat cleans, 135 lb./85lb.
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
13 squat cleans, 185 lb./115lb.

If completed before 8 minutes, add 4 minutes to the clock and proceed to:
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
11 squat cleans, 225 lb./145lb.

If completed before 12 minutes, add 4 minutes to the clock and proceed to:
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
9 squat cleans, 275 lb./175lb.

If completed before 16 minutes, add 4 minutes to the clock and proceed to:
25 toes-to-bars
50 double-unders
7 squat cleans, 315 lb./205lb.

Stop at 20 minutes.

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Open 19.4

Open 19.4 has landed! Get Rich Froning’s tips and strategies to tackle this challenging WOD.

Workout

Three rounds for time:

10 Snatches (men: 95 pounds, women: 65 pounds)
12 Bar Facing Burpees
– 3-minute rest

Then three rounds for time:

10 Muscle Ups
12 Bar Facing Burpees

12-minute time cap

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Tuesday 03.19.19

Warm-Up

A) 12-9-6:

Kettlebell Windmill, with a light kettlebell
Burpees

B) 2 Rounds of:

200m Run
10 Power Clean,s below the knee with an empty bar
10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Step-Ups

– Rest 30 Seconds

Strength

Squat Clean

Heavy 3
Then 2 sets x 3 reps at 90% of heaviest 3 rep

Objective: build to a heavy three rep squat clean. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 3 repetitions.

Strength Tip

If your technique is not there yet with the clean from the ground, stay above the knees and master this position first before adding more range of motion. Make sure your weight is in the middle of the foot, and back is straight with shoulders pinched back. From the ground, lift the bar and receive the bar in the front rack position in the bottom of the front squat.

Workout

Capacity:

A. 4 min time cap:

800m Run for Time

B. 4 min time cap:

40 Burpee Box Overs 24”/20#”

C. 4 min time cap:

20 Clean and Jerks

AX: 95#/55#
RX: 115#/85#
RX+:135#/95#

Workout Tip

AX – For masters athletes or novice athletes that want to move and have fun.

RX – Most athletes that have training experience and want a little push!

RX+ – Competitive athletes that want a little more dose of the good stuff.

Each Station should be completed with some rest in between stations. Scale repetitions, distance, or load, to make this happen.

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Thursday 03.14.19

Warm-Up

A)
400m Run
20 Kettlebell Swings
400m Row
200m Run
10 Kettlebell Swings
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Deadlift, with an empty barbell
10 Strict Press, with an empty barbell

Strength

Deadlift

Heavy 5
Then 1×5 at 90% of heaviest 5 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep Deadlift. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 5 repetitions.

Workout

Capacity

5 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
12 Deadlifts, 155#/105#
9 Hang Power Cleans, 155#/105#
6 Push Jerks, 155#/105#
2 Minute Rest

Workout Tip

Each round of this workout should not take more than 3 minutes to complete. Scale load as needed to make this happen

Deadlift: you should perform the movements in a touch and go format.

Hang Power Cleans: this should be a moderately loaded barbell, same as your light deadlifts.

Push Jerks: you should be able to complete each set in 2 sets or less.

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Monday 03.18.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds of each station:

20 sec on / 10 sec off:

Row
Singles
Sit-Ups
Push-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

9 Deadlift, with an empty barbell
6 Strict Press, with an empty barbell
3 Power Snatches

Strength

Deadlift

Heavy 5
Then 2 sets x 5 reps at 90% of heaviest 5 rep

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep Deadlift. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 5 repetitions.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Capacity

Every Minute on the Minute alternate for a total of 3 complete rounds:

Minute 1:

40 Double-Unders

Minute 2:

20 sec L Sit

Minute 3:

10 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups

Minute 4:

5/5 Dumbell Snatches, 50#/35#

Workout Tip

With all the stations you should have 15-20 seconds of rest. Scale movements or repetitions to make this happen.

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Sunday 03.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

10 Calorie Row
15 Ring Rows
20 Sit-Ups

B) 3 Rounds:

5 Front Squats, with an empty bar
5 Strict Press, with an empty bar
5 Thrusters
10 GHD Sit-Ups

Workout

“Double Trouble”

For Time:

In Teams of 2 Complete The Following:

For Time:

60-50-40-30-20 Calorie Row

30-25-20-15-10 Push Press, 155#/105#

30-25-20-15-10 Front Squat, 155#/105#

6-5-4-3-2 Rope Climb, 15′ Ascent

SPICE FACTOR: 10 Burpees Every 3 Minutes!

Workout Tip

This is a team workout, where the total work is broken between 2 athletes. You may break up total repetitions anyway you would like!
Barbell movements: the load you use on the bar, should be challenging, but you should be able to complete sets of 3-5 repetitions every time you grab the bar!

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Saturday 03.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Singles
15m High Knees
15m Butt Kickers
15 Tempo Dumbbell Press

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Step-Ups, on a Box
10 Strict Press
10 Calorie Bike

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 at 90% of heaviest 3 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 3 rep Push Jerk. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 3 repetitions.

Workout

Capacity

30 Calorie Bike

3 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
20 Calorie Bike

2 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
10 Calorie Bike

1 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Muscle-Ups: if you are unable to perform muscle ups, perform 2 strict ring pull ups.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you are unable to perform strict hspu, scale to strict dumbbell press.

Kettlebell Swings: should be heavy but completed in 1 set of 8 each time you pick them up.

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Open 19.4

Open 19.4 has landed! Get Rich Froning’s tips and strategies to tackle this challenging WOD.

Workout

Three rounds for time:

10 Snatches (men: 95 pounds, women: 65 pounds)
12 Bar Facing Burpees
– 3-minute rest

Then three rounds for time:

10 Muscle Ups
12 Bar Facing Burpees

12-minute time cap

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Thursday 03.14.19

Warm-Up

A)
400m Run
20 Kettlebell Swings
400m Row
200m Run
10 Kettlebell Swings
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Deadlift, with an empty barbell
10 Strict Press, with an empty barbell

Strength

Deadlift

Heavy 5
Then 1×5 at 90% of heaviest 5 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep Deadlift. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 5 repetitions.

Workout

Capacity

5 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
12 Deadlifts, 155#/105#
9 Hang Power Cleans, 155#/105#
6 Push Jerks, 155#/105#
2 Minute Rest

Workout Tip

Each round of this workout should not take more than 3 minutes to complete. Scale load as needed to make this happen

Deadlift: you should perform the movements in a touch and go format.

Hang Power Cleans: this should be a moderately loaded barbell, same as your light deadlifts.

Push Jerks: you should be able to complete each set in 2 sets or less.

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Wednesday 03.13.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 rounds of:

12 Strict Dumbbell Press 20lb/10lb
6 Push-Ups
Rest 30 sec
6 Box Jump 30”/24”
30m Sprint
Rest60 sec (walk back to dumbbells)

B) 2 Rounds:

14 Second Handstand Hold
14 Second Bar Hang

Strength

Bench Press

Heavy 5
Then 1×5 at 90% of heaviest 5 rep

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep bench. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 5 repetition.

Workout

Capacity

3 Rounds of:

30 Second Max Calories:
30 Second Rest
30 Second Max Ball Slam
30 Second Rest
30 Second Max Push Ups
30 Second Rest
30 Second GHD Sit-Ups
30 Second

Workout Tip

Each 30-sec station should be at max effort. Rest shall come. Scale movements or loads to continue to work the whole duration of the 30-sec max set.

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