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Saturday 06.01.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

200m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-16-12-8
Abmat Sit-Up

10-8-6-4
Step-Ups

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 7
1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 8
1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 9

Strict Pull Ups

1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 7
1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 8
1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 9

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If pull-ups are challenging for you, scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

In this set, we use the RPE chart to regulate the training intensity. The chart ranges from 1-10, with 1 being absolutely no effort, and 10 being a maximum effort.

Workout

Every 6 min x 3 rounds:

200m Row
15 Kettlebell Swings, 53#/35#
10 Box Jumps, 24”/20”
15 Kettlebell Swings, 53#/35#
200m Row

Note: make sure to have rest in between sets.

Workout Tip

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that you can complete in unbroken sets. Scale load as needed.

Box Jumps: scale to step ups if needed.

Row: you should complete each round or 200m row in 75 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

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Saturday 06.01.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

200m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-16-12-8
Abmat Sit-Up

10-8-6-4
Step-Ups

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 7
1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 8
1×5 Repetitions @ RPE 9

Strict Pull Ups

1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 7
1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 8
1×8 Repetitions @ RPE 9

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If pull-ups are challenging for you, scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

In this set, we use the RPE chart to regulate the training intensity. The chart ranges from 1-10, with 1 being absolutely no effort, and 10 being a maximum effort.

Workout

Every 6 min x 3 rounds:

200m Row
15 Kettlebell Swings, 53#/35#
10 Box Jumps, 24”/20”
15 Kettlebell Swings, 53#/35#
200m Row

Note: make sure to have rest in between sets.

Workout Tip

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that you can complete in unbroken sets. Scale load as needed.

Box Jumps: scale to step ups if needed.

Row: you should complete each round or 200m row in 75 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

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Wednesday 05.22.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:
250m Row
Rest 30 seconds
15 Ball Slams
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Abmat Sit-Up
100m Run after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

3 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Strict Pull-Ups

3 sets x 8 reps @ RPE 7

Strength Tip

Build to an RPE of 7 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If pull-ups are challenging for you, scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

In this set, we use the RPE chart to regulate the training intensity. The chart ranges from 1-10, with 1 being absolutely no effort, and 10 being a maximum effort.

Workout

Capacity

4 Rounds For Time:

10 Dumbbell Power Cleans, 50#/35#
200m Run

RX+: 70#/50#
RX: as is
AX: 35#/25#/

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.

Run: complete the run in 90 seconds or less, scale as needed.

Dumbbell Power Cleans: complete each set in 2 sets or less. Scale load as needed.

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Wednesday 05.22.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:
250m Row
Rest 30 seconds
15 Ball Slams
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Abmat Sit-Up
100m Run after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

3 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Strict Pull-Ups

3 sets x 8 reps @ RPE 7

Strength Tip

Build to an RPE of 7 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If pull-ups are challenging for you, scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

In this set, we use the RPE chart to regulate the training intensity. The chart ranges from 1-10, with 1 being absolutely no effort, and 10 being a maximum effort.

Workout

Capacity

4 Rounds For Time:

10 Dumbbell Power Cleans, 50#/35#
200m Run

RX+: 70#/50#
RX: as is
AX: 35#/25#/

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.

Run: complete the run in 90 seconds or less, scale as needed.

Dumbbell Power Cleans: complete each set in 2 sets or less. Scale load as needed.

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Thursday 01.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds of:

200m Row
– Rest 30 Seconds
200m Run
– Rest 30 Seconds

B) 20-16-12-8:

Abmat Sit-Up

10-8-6-4:

Front Squat, with an empty bar

Strength

Back Squat

6 sets x 3 reps

Strength Tip

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. This is the second week of 3s, track your progress.

Workout

10 Rounds For Time:

5 Thrusters*
5 Toes-to-Bar
5 Burpees

AX:45#/35#
RX:75#/55#.
RX+:95#/65#

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.

All movements should be unbroken! Scale load as needed.

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Thursday 01.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds of:

200m Row
– Rest 30 Seconds
200m Run
– Rest 30 Seconds

B) 20-16-12-8:

Abmat Sit-Up

10-8-6-4:

Front Squat, with an empty bar

Strength

Back Squat

6 sets x 3 reps

Strength Tip

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. This is the second week of 3s, track your progress.

Workout

10 Rounds For Time:

5 Thrusters*
5 Toes-to-Bar
5 Burpees

AX:45#/35#
RX:75#/55#.
RX+:95#/65#

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.

All movements should be unbroken! Scale load as needed.

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Monday 01.14.19

Warm-Up

A) 21-14-7:

Calories on the Rower

7-7-7:

Deadlift, with an empty barbell

B) 20-15-10-5:

Abmat Sit-Up

4-3-2-1:

Burpee

Strength

Deadlift

6 sets x 3 reps

Note: build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. This is the second week of 3s, track your progress.

Strength Tip

Feet are in the athletic position, hip-width apart. Load your hamstrings before you engage the first pull. Athletes will lift the bar one inch off the ground for a 1-second pause then continue to lift the bar through the whole range of motion of a deadlift. Once the bar passes your knee, extend your hips forward and keep pulling the bar close to your body.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 Minutes X 6 rounds, alternating:

21 Calorie Row
12 GHD Sit-Ups

Workout Tip

Row: you should row under 90 seconds each round, scale to 18 or 16 calories to stay 90 seconds or under.
GHD Sit-Ups: if there are no ghds you may sub for toes-to-bar.

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Monday 01.14.19

Warm-Up

A) 21-14-7:

Calories on the Rower

7-7-7:

Deadlift, with an empty barbell

B) 20-15-10-5:

Abmat Sit-Up

4-3-2-1:

Burpee

Strength

Deadlift

6 sets x 3 reps

Note: build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. This is the second week of 3s, track your progress.

Strength Tip

Feet are in the athletic position, hip-width apart. Load your hamstrings before you engage the first pull. Athletes will lift the bar one inch off the ground for a 1-second pause then continue to lift the bar through the whole range of motion of a deadlift. Once the bar passes your knee, extend your hips forward and keep pulling the bar close to your body.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 Minutes X 6 rounds, alternating:

21 Calorie Row
12 GHD Sit-Ups

Workout Tip

Row: you should row under 90 seconds each round, scale to 18 or 16 calories to stay 90 seconds or under.
GHD Sit-Ups: if there are no ghds you may sub for toes-to-bar.

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Monday 01.07.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

250m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Ab Mat Sit-Up
100m Row after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Back Squat
6 sets x 3 reps

Note

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good rep in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every Minute on the Minute for 16 min, alternating movements:

a) 100m Farmers Carry
b) 100m Sprint
c) 1 Rope Climb, challenging variation
d) 10 Dumbbell Thrusters

AX: 25#/15#
RX: 50#/35#.
RX+: 65#/45#

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.

Farmers Carry: you should choose a weight that is challenging but that you can complete all 100m unbroken. Should not take you more than 90 seconds. Scale load accordingly.

Thrusters: you should be able to complete all thrusters in 1 challenging set.

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Thursday 01.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

250m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Ab Mat Sit-Up
100m Run after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Paused Front Squats
6 sets x 5 reps

Strength Tip

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving two good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. The pause is a full three count in the bottom. Don’t relax into the bottom of the squat, but maintain tension throughout the complete range of motion. (compare to 12/26)

Workout

4 Rounds for Time:

20 Walking Lunges, with an empty bar
20 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups

AX:45#/35#
RX:75#/25#.
RX+:95#/55#

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.

Lunges: should not take you more than 90 seconds. Scale load accordingly.

Chest-to-Bar: you should be able to complete each round in no more than 90 seconds. Scale repetitions accordingly. Scale movement to jumping chest-to-bar pull-ups or kipping pull-ups.

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Monday 01.07.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

250m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Ab Mat Sit-Up
100m Row after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Back Squat
6 sets x 3 reps

Note

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving one good rep in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every Minute on the Minute for 16 min, alternating movements:

a) 100m Farmers Carry
b) 100m Sprint
c) 1 Rope Climb, challenging variation
d) 10 Dumbbell Thrusters

AX: 25#/15#
RX: 50#/35#.
RX+: 65#/45#

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.

Farmers Carry: you should choose a weight that is challenging but that you can complete all 100m unbroken. Should not take you more than 90 seconds. Scale load accordingly.

Thrusters: you should be able to complete all thrusters in 1 challenging set.

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Thursday 01.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds of:

250m Row
Rest 30 seconds

B) 20-15-10-5:

Ab Mat Sit-Up
100m Run after every round of sit-ups

Strength

Paused Front Squats
6 sets x 5 reps

Strength Tip

Build over the first four sets. The fourth set should be tough but submaximal, leaving two good reps in the tank. The fifth/sixth set is 10% lighter than the fourth. The pause is a full three count in the bottom. Don’t relax into the bottom of the squat, but maintain tension throughout the complete range of motion. (compare to 12/26)

Workout

4 Rounds for Time:

20 Walking Lunges, with an empty bar
20 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups

AX:45#/35#
RX:75#/25#.
RX+:95#/55#

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.

Lunges: should not take you more than 90 seconds. Scale load accordingly.

Chest-to-Bar: you should be able to complete each round in no more than 90 seconds. Scale repetitions accordingly. Scale movement to jumping chest-to-bar pull-ups or kipping pull-ups.

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