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Thursday 04.25.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

16 Ball Slams
16 Step-Ups
16 Cal Row
12 Ball Slams
12 Step-Ups
12 Cal Row
8 Ball Slams
8 Step-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

12 Ring Rows
12 Push-Ups
24 Sit-Ups

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 4
Then 3 sets x 4 reps at 90% of heaviest 4 rep

Objective: build to a heavy 4 rep squat. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 4 repetitions

Strength Tip

Keep your midsection tight and send your butt slightly back and down. Avoid letting your back round, maintain thoracic extension and only squat as low as proper form allows. 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

For Time:

2 Rounds:

5 Bar Muscle-Ups
10 One-Legged Squats

2 Rounds:

10 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
20 Weighted Lunges

2 Rounds:

15 Pull-Ups
30 Walking Lunges

Workout Tip

Each couplet will need to be completed before moving on to the next couplet. If you cannot perform bar muscle ups scale to strict pull-ups or 15 ring rows! Each couplet should increase in difficulty, make the appropriate modifications.

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Thursday 03.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

12 Calorie Row
12 Lunges
12 Push-Ups

B) EMOM x 6 minutes:

Odd Minutes:
8 Shoulder Rolls
4 Burpees

Even Minutes:
8 Strict Press, with an empty bar
4 Strict Pull-Ups

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 2 x 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

For Time:

60 Calorie Row
40 Hand Release Push-Ups
20 Dumbbell Snatches
10 Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 35#/25#, 40 Ring Rows
RX: 50#/35#
RX+:70#/50#

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.

Dumbbell Snatches: you should pick a weight that is challenging.

Bar Muscle-Ups: scale to 20 strict pull-ups, or scale the movement to 40 ring rows.

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Thursday 03.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

12 Calorie Row
12 Lunges
12 Push-Ups

B) EMOM x 6 minutes:

Odd Minutes:
8 Shoulder Rolls
4 Burpees

Even Minutes:
8 Strict Press, with an empty bar
4 Strict Pull-Ups

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 2 x 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

For Time:

60 Calorie Row
40 Hand Release Push-Ups
20 Dumbbell Snatches
10 Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 35#/25#, 40 Ring Rows
RX: 50#/35#
RX+:70#/50#

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.

Dumbbell Snatches: you should pick a weight that is challenging.

Bar Muscle-Ups: scale to 20 strict pull-ups, or scale the movement to 40 ring rows.

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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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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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Saturday 03.09.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds of:

20 Calorie Row
10 Overhead Squats, with a PVC pipe
5 Strict Pull-Ups

B) 3 Rounds:

12 Ball Slams
6 Hang Cleans, with an empty bar
3 Thrusters, with an empty bar

Strength

Squat Clean

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 at 10% 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 athletes’ 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 athletes weight is in the middle of the foot, and their back is straight with their 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

4 Rounds For Time:

8 Hang Power Cleans
8 Calorie Bike
4 Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 75#/55#
RX: 115#/75#
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.

Hang Power Cleans: You should be able to complete 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bar Muscle-Ups: If we are having trouble with muscle ups scale to 8 chest to bar pull-ups or 8 strict pull-ups.

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Saturday 03.09.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds of:

20 Calorie Row
10 Overhead Squats, with a PVC pipe
5 Strict Pull-Ups

B) 3 Rounds:

12 Ball Slams
6 Hang Cleans, with an empty bar
3 Thrusters, with an empty bar

Strength

Squat Clean

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 at 10% 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 athletes’ 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 athletes weight is in the middle of the foot, and their back is straight with their 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

4 Rounds For Time:

8 Hang Power Cleans
8 Calorie Bike
4 Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 75#/55#
RX: 115#/75#
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.

Hang Power Cleans: You should be able to complete 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bar Muscle-Ups: If we are having trouble with muscle ups scale to 8 chest to bar pull-ups or 8 strict pull-ups.

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Sunday 02.24.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

20m High Knee
20m Lunge
200m Run

B)3 Rounds:

6 Push-Ups
12 Empty Bar Muscle Snatches
18 Wall Balls

Workout

“10 To 6”

With a 10 minute clock:

Run 1 mile

As many Rounds of:

5 Deadlifts, 225#/135#
10 Hand Release Push-Ups

– Rest 2 minutes

With an 8-minute clock:

Run 800m

As many Rounds of:

5 Clean and Jerks 135#/95#
10 Back Squats, 135#/95#

– Rest 2 minutes

With a 6 minute clock:

Run 400m

As many Rounds of:

5 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
10 Pull-Ups

Workout Tip

Deadlift: you should be able to perform each round unbroken. Scale load accordingly.

Push-Up: you should be able to perform each round of 10 repetitions in no more than two sets.

Clean and Jerk: complete each set in no more than 2 sets. Weight should be moderate to light.

Back Squats: complete all 10 repetitions in 1 set at the most.

Power Snatches: complete all sets unbroken.

Pull-Ups: should be scaled to 2 sets or less each round.

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Sunday 02.24.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

20m High Knee
20m Lunge
200m Run

B)3 Rounds:

6 Push-Ups
12 Empty Bar Muscle Snatches
18 Wall Balls

Workout

“10 To 6”

With a 10 minute clock:

Run 1 mile

As many Rounds of:

5 Deadlifts, 225#/135#
10 Hand Release Push-Ups

– Rest 2 minutes

With an 8-minute clock:

Run 800m

As many Rounds of:

5 Clean and Jerks 135#/95#
10 Back Squats, 135#/95#

– Rest 2 minutes

With a 6 minute clock:

Run 400m

As many Rounds of:

5 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
10 Pull-Ups

Workout Tip

Deadlift: you should be able to perform each round unbroken. Scale load accordingly.

Push-Up: you should be able to perform each round of 10 repetitions in no more than two sets.

Clean and Jerk: complete each set in no more than 2 sets. Weight should be moderate to light.

Back Squats: complete all 10 repetitions in 1 set at the most.

Power Snatches: complete all sets unbroken.

Pull-Ups: should be scaled to 2 sets or less each round.

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Thursday 01.31.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

20 Cal Row
10 American Kettlebell Swings
10 Ring Rows
10 American Kettlebell Swings
10 Ring Rows
20 Cal Row

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

3 Strict Pull-Ups
6 Deadlifts
6 Strict Press

Strength

Deadlift

3 sets x 3 reps
3 sets x 1 rep

Note: your goal is to build to a heavy single. You will build in reps of 3, using the last 3 weeks of data to help you gauge your jumps. After your heaviest set of 3. You have 3 single attempts.

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

Open Workout 16.3

Complete as many rounds as possible in 7 minutes:
10 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
3 Bar Muscle-Ups

Workout Tip

Power Snatches: you should scale to a load that you can complete in 2 sets or less.

Bar Muscle Ups: scale to chest-to-bar pull-ups.

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Saturday 01.26.19

Warm-Up

A) Every Minute on the Minute x 8 rounds:

Odd:
16 Double Unders + 8 Dumbbell Snatches

Even:
8 Slow Overhead Squats, with an Empty Bar

B) Reverse Tabata, 8 rounds:

10 sec work / 20 sec rest

Kipping Pull-Ups
Hang Squat Snatch, with an empty bar

Strength

Squat Snatch

3 sets x 3 reps

Note: build to a weight that is challenging for 3 reps, but yet that you can repeat for 3 sets. This should not be a grinding set of 3. You may use the percentages between 75-80% of your best snatch if you have a number from the last 6 months.

Strength Tip

If your technique is not there yet with the snatch, 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 their back is straight with their shoulders pinched back. From the ground lift the bar and receive the bar in the overhead squat position with the hip crease of the athlete above parallel.

Workout

Open Workout 18.3

14 min time cap, 2 Rounds:

100 Double-Unders
20 Overhead Squats
100 Double-Unders
12 Ring Muscle-Ups
100 Double-Unders
20 Dumbbell Snatches
100 Double-Unders
12 Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 45#/35# OHS, 35#/20# DB Snatches
RX: 115#/80# OHS, 50#/35# DB Snatches

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!

Double-Unders: this is a lot of double-unders, if you are not conditioned for the volume of double-unders, scale to 50 each round.

Overhead Squats: if you have trouble with the overhead movement, scale load or scale movement to front squats.

Muscle-Ups: scale volume to 6 if you can perform muscle ups, but 12 is too many. If muscle-ups are not an option, scale to pull-ups for the same repetitions.

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Friday 01.25.19

Warm-Up

A) EMOM x 8 rounds:

Odd:
8 Cal Bike
8 Air squats

Even:
8 Ring Rows
8 Burpees

B) 2 Rounds, with an empty bar:

4 Front Squats
8 Sit-Ups
4 Press
8 Sit-Ups
4 Thrusters
8 Sit-Ups

Strength

Squat Clean

3 sets x 3 reps

Note: build to a weight that is challenging for 3 reps, but yet that you can repeat for 3 sets. This should not be a grinding set of 3. You may use the percentages between 75-80% of your best clean if you have a number from the last 6 months.

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 their back is straight with their 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

24-16-8:
Calorie Row/Bike
12-8-4:
Power Snatches
6-4-2:
Bar Muscle-Ups

AX: 75#/55#
RX: 95#/65#
RX+: 115#/75#

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.

Cal Row: you should push this station!

Power Snatch: you should choose a weight that you can complete in 2 sets or less every time you grab the bar.

Bar Muscle-Up: if you have difficulty with bar muscle up, scale to strict pull-ups with the same repetitions as the power snatches!

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