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Monday 08.19.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

10 Calorie Row
10M High Knees
10M Butt Kickers
10M Lunges
10 Calorie Row

B) 2 Rounds of:

5 Overhead Squats, with an empty bar
5 Muscle Snatches, from the hip with an empty bar
5 Power Snatches, from the hip with an empty bar.

Strength

Hang Power Snatch Above Knees

3 reps @ RPE 6
3 reps @ RPE 7
3 reps @ RPE 8
3 reps @ RPE 9
Then, 3 sets at 85% of [email protected]

Strength Tip

Here we are using 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.

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for 1 set of 3 repetitions with every weight jump. After you find your [email protected] take 85% of that weight and complete 3 more sets of 3 repetitions.

Deadlift the bar in your snatch grip, then hinge at the hips until the bar is above the knee. Make sure your weight is in the middle of the foot, and that your back is straight with your shoulders pinched back. From the above the knee position, drive aggressively with the legs and lift the bar and receive the bar in the Overhead squat position with the hip crease of above parallel. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 minutes for 4 rounds:

10 Touch N Go Power Cleans, 95#65#
15/12 Calorie Row
20 Air Squats

RX+: 115#/75#
RX: As is
AX: 75#/55#. 10 Calories.

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.

Power Clean: you should choose a weight that you can complete in sets of 5 touch and go repetitions. Scale as needed.
Row: you should be able to complete all calories under 60 seconds. Scale as needed.
Air Squats: you should be able to complete all repetitions in 2 sets or less. Scale as needed.

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Sunday 08.18.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200M Run
10M Butt Kickers
10M High Knees
20 Knee Raises

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Push-Ups
4 Pull-Ups
8 Walking Lunges
8 Air Squats

Workout

AMRAP 25 min:

50 Calorie Row
50 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
40 Pull-Ups
400M Run
30 Burpees
30 Toes-to-Bar
20 Power Cleans, 135#/95#
20 Front Squats, 135#/95#
10 Ring Muscle-Ups
10 Ring Dips

Workout Tip

Each station should not take you more than 3 minutes to complete, scale as needed. For the muscle-up station, scale to bar muscle ups or chest to bar pull-ups if needed.

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Saturday 08.24.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:
1min Row at RPE 6

2 rounds with PVC pipe:

8 Overhead Squats
8 Overhead Lunges
1min Row at RPE 6

B) 2 Rounds:

6 Tempo Squats, with an empty barbell
6 Wall Balls
30 seconds of jump rope singles

Strength

Overhead Squat

6 reps @ RPE 6
6 reps @ RPE 7
6 reps @ RPE 8x2sets

Strength Tip

Here we are using 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.

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 2 sets of 6 repetitions with every weight jump.

Start with the bar on your back, make sure your hands are in your “Snatch grip” or wide grip, jerk, or push press the bar overhead, with your arms locked out. Keep your midsection tight and slowly descend down into a full squat. Avoid letting your back round, maintain thoracic extension and only squat as low as proper form allows. Arms should be locked out for all the repetitions. Weight should be in the middle of your foot as you reach the bottom and as you come up from the bottom of the squat.

Workout

18-12-6 For Time:
Shoulder-to-Overhead, 135#/95#

9-6-3:
Front Squat, 135#/95#

90-60-30:
Double Unders

AX: 95#/75#
RX: As is
RX+: 155#/105#

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.

Barbell: you should be able to complete 3-6 reps of each barbell movement. Scale load as needed.

Double-Unders: You should be able to complete each round of double-unders in 2 minutes or less the first round (90), 90 seconds or less the second round (60), and 1 min or less for the third round (30).

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Friday 08.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

5 Dumbbell Deadlifts
5 Dumbbell Power Cleans
10 Air Squats

B) 1 Round:

200M Run
200M Row
20 Russian Swings

Strength

Deadlift

8 reps @ RPE 6
8 reps @ RPE 7
8 reps @ RPE 8

Strength tip

Here we are using 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.

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 2 sets of 8 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. Feet are in the athletic position, hip-width apart. Load your hamstrings before you engage the first pull. Lift the bar, staying over the bar and having the weight in the middle of your foot the whole time. Once the bar passes your knee, extend your hips forward and keep pulling the bar close to your body. Repeat as needed.

Workout

0-10:00 min:
Build to a heavy Cleans and a Jerk

10:00-15:00 min:
5 Clean and Jerks at 75% of a single rep

15:00-20:00 min:
500M Row!

Workout Tip

Start the workout with a running clock. You have 10 minutes to build to a heavy clean and jerk ( Squat clean and jerk). Once you find that weight, take 75% of that and wait for the clock to reach the 10-minute mark, then in any manner perform 5 clean and jerks. When the clock hits the 15:00 mark, sprint 500Ms!

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Tuesday 08.20.19

Warm-Up

A) 400m Jog

2 Rounds:

10 Knee Raises
5 Toes-to-Bar
5 Burpees

B) 15-12-9:

Russian Swings
Push-Ups
Air Squats

Strength

A. Seated Dumbbell Press

12 reps @ RPE 6
12 reps @ RPE 7
12 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

B. Rope Climb

7 Minute Clock. Work on a challenging variation of the rope climb, rest as needed until 7-minute clock is complete.

Strength Tip

In this set, we are using 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.

Objective: to build strict shoulder strength, and to take time and work on the rope climb and its variations. If you are proficient with the rope climb scale to legless rope climbs if you are new to the rope climb spend some time working on foot position and different types of wraps. This is not an AMRAP. Rest as needed.

Workout

4 Rounds for Time:

400m Run
20 Dumbbell Deadlifts, 50#/35#
10 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+: 4-inch deficit Handstand Push-Ups
RX: As is
AX: Dumbbell Push Press, 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 of the good stuff.

Run: you should be able to complete each set of 400M run in 2 minutes or less.
Dumbbell Deadlifts: you should be able to complete 5-10 repetitions every time you grab the dumbbells. Scale load as needed.
Handstand Push-Ups: You should be able to complete each round of handstand push-ups in 90 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

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Monday 08.19.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

10 Calorie Row
10M High Knees
10M Butt Kickers
10M Lunges
10 Calorie Row

B) 2 Rounds of:

5 Overhead Squats, with an empty bar
5 Muscle Snatches, from the hip with an empty bar
5 Power Snatches, from the hip with an empty bar.

Strength

Hang Power Snatch Above Knees

3 reps @ RPE 6
3 reps @ RPE 7
3 reps @ RPE 8
3 reps @ RPE 9
Then, 3 sets at 85% of [email protected]

Strength Tip

Here we are using 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.

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for 1 set of 3 repetitions with every weight jump. After you find your [email protected] take 85% of that weight and complete 3 more sets of 3 repetitions.

Deadlift the bar in your snatch grip, then hinge at the hips until the bar is above the knee. Make sure your weight is in the middle of the foot, and that your back is straight with your shoulders pinched back. From the above the knee position, drive aggressively with the legs and lift the bar and receive the bar in the Overhead squat position with the hip crease of above parallel. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 minutes for 4 rounds:

10 Touch N Go Power Cleans, 95#65#
15/12 Calorie Row
20 Air Squats

RX+: 115#/75#
RX: As is
AX: 75#/55#. 10 Calories.

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.

Power Clean: you should choose a weight that you can complete in sets of 5 touch and go repetitions. Scale as needed.
Row: you should be able to complete all calories under 60 seconds. Scale as needed.
Air Squats: you should be able to complete all repetitions in 2 sets or less. Scale as needed.

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Sunday 08.18.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200M Run
10M Butt Kickers
10M High Knees
20 Knee Raises

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Push-Ups
4 Pull-Ups
8 Walking Lunges
8 Air Squats

Workout

AMRAP 25 min:

50 Calorie Row
50 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
40 Pull-Ups
400M Run
30 Burpees
30 Toes-to-Bar
20 Power Cleans, 135#/95#
20 Front Squats, 135#/95#
10 Ring Muscle-Ups
10 Ring Dips

Workout Tip

Each station should not take you more than 3 minutes to complete, scale as needed. For the muscle-up station, scale to bar muscle ups or chest to bar pull-ups if needed.

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Friday 08.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

5 Dumbbell Deadlifts
5 Dumbbell Power Cleans
10 Air Squats

B) 1 Round:

200M Run
200M Row
20 Russian Swings

Strength

Deadlift

8 reps @ RPE 6
8 reps @ RPE 7
8 reps @ RPE 8

Strength tip

Here we are using 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.

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 2 sets of 8 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. Feet are in the athletic position, hip-width apart. Load your hamstrings before you engage the first pull. Lift the bar, staying over the bar and having the weight in the middle of your foot the whole time. Once the bar passes your knee, extend your hips forward and keep pulling the bar close to your body. Repeat as needed.

Workout

0-10:00 min:
Build to a heavy Cleans and a Jerk

10:00-15:00 min:
5 Clean and Jerks at 75% of a single rep

15:00-20:00 min:
500M Row!

Workout Tip

Start the workout with a running clock. You have 10 minutes to build to a heavy clean and jerk ( Squat clean and jerk). Once you find that weight, take 75% of that and wait for the clock to reach the 10-minute mark, then in any manner perform 5 clean and jerks. When the clock hits the 15:00 mark, sprint 500Ms!

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Saturday 08.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 rounds:

1 Minute Bike @ RPE6
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kicker
10m Bear Crawl
10m High Knees
10 Air Squats

B) 2 Rounds, with an empty barbell:

2 Strict Press
2 Front Squats
2 Thrusters
4 Front Rack Lunges
30 seconds Rest

Strength

1 Power Clean + 1 Split Jerk

1 set @ RPE 6
1 set @ RPE 7
3 sets @ RPE 8

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the Olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Clean from Floor: 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 that your back is straight with your shoulders pinched back. From the ground lift the bar and receive the bar in the front rack position with the hip crease of above parallel.

Split Jerk: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension, at the same time of extension with your arms, you should be in a split lunge position.

Workout

Every 2 Minutes for 6 Rounds:

4 Front Squats, 135#/95#
6 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Calorie Row or Bike

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is.
AX: 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.

Front Squat: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 1 unbroken set.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups: you should be able to complete all 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bike/Row: this should be a hard sprint, get it done, and rest!

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Saturday 08.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 rounds:

1 Minute Bike @ RPE6
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kicker
10m Bear Crawl
10m High Knees
10 Air Squats

B) 2 Rounds, with an empty barbell:

2 Strict Press
2 Front Squats
2 Thrusters
4 Front Rack Lunges
30 seconds Rest

Strength

1 Power Clean + 1 Split Jerk

1 set @ RPE 6
1 set @ RPE 7
3 sets @ RPE 8

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the Olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Clean from Floor: 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 that your back is straight with your shoulders pinched back. From the ground lift the bar and receive the bar in the front rack position with the hip crease of above parallel.

Split Jerk: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension, at the same time of extension with your arms, you should be in a split lunge position.

Workout

Every 2 Minutes for 6 Rounds:

4 Front Squats, 135#/95#
6 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Calorie Row or Bike

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is.
AX: 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.

Front Squat: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 1 unbroken set.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups: you should be able to complete all 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bike/Row: this should be a hard sprint, get it done, and rest!

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Sunday 07.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

800m Run
400m Row
400m Run
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

5 Pull-Ups
10 Push-Ups
15 Air Squats
1 Minute Plank

Workout

Buy-in:

400m Run
40 Ball Slams, 35#/25#
200m Run
20 Broad Jumps

Then,
4 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
15 Bar Dips
15 Burpees
15 Knees-to-Elbows

Buy-Out:

400m Run
40 Ball Slams,35#/25#
200m Run
20 Broad Jumps

Workout Tip

Buy-In/Buy-Out: this station starts with a 400M run that should not take you more than 2 minutes to complete, and the 200M run should not take you more than 1 minute to complete. Scale as needed. Broad jumps are by repetitions not by distance, do your best to jump and land in a half squat position for each repetition.

4 Rounds: each station should not take more than 75 seconds to complete. Scale as needed.

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Sunday 07.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

800m Run
400m Row
400m Run
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

5 Pull-Ups
10 Push-Ups
15 Air Squats
1 Minute Plank

Workout

Buy-in:

400m Run
40 Ball Slams, 35#/25#
200m Run
20 Broad Jumps

Then,
4 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
15 Bar Dips
15 Burpees
15 Knees-to-Elbows

Buy-Out:

400m Run
40 Ball Slams,35#/25#
200m Run
20 Broad Jumps

Workout Tip

Buy-In/Buy-Out: this station starts with a 400M run that should not take you more than 2 minutes to complete, and the 200M run should not take you more than 1 minute to complete. Scale as needed. Broad jumps are by repetitions not by distance, do your best to jump and land in a half squat position for each repetition.

4 Rounds: each station should not take more than 75 seconds to complete. Scale as needed.

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