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Thursday 07.04.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds:

8 Calorie Bike
8 Knee Raises
8 Dumbbell Snatches

B) 9-6-3 reps of:

Strict Press
Muscle Snatch
Overhead Squat

Strength

1 Power Snatch + 1 Overhead Snatch

1 set @ RPE6
2 sets @ RPE7

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 7 for 2 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Snatch: from the ground lift the bar and receive the bar in the overhead squat position with the hip crease above parallel. Stand all the way up until hips and knees are extended, then perform 1 overhead squat.

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:

2 Rope Climbs
200m Run
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
200m Run

Workout Tip

Rope Climb: you should be able to complete both rope climbs in 60 seconds or less, scale repetitions as needed.

Dumbbell Thrusters: you should choose a weight that you can complete all 10 repetitions in :60 or less, scale as needed.

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Thursday 07.04.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds:

8 Calorie Bike
8 Knee Raises
8 Dumbbell Snatches

B) 9-6-3 reps of:

Strict Press
Muscle Snatch
Overhead Squat

Strength

1 Power Snatch + 1 Overhead Snatch

1 set @ RPE6
2 sets @ RPE7

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 7 for 2 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Snatch: from the ground lift the bar and receive the bar in the overhead squat position with the hip crease above parallel. Stand all the way up until hips and knees are extended, then perform 1 overhead squat.

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:

2 Rope Climbs
200m Run
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
200m Run

Workout Tip

Rope Climb: you should be able to complete both rope climbs in 60 seconds or less, scale repetitions as needed.

Dumbbell Thrusters: you should choose a weight that you can complete all 10 repetitions in :60 or less, scale as needed.

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Thursday 06.27.19

Warm-Up

A) Tabata (20 seconds on/10 seconds off) x 3 rounds:

Single-Unders
Bar Hang
Sit-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

3 Strict Pull-Ups
3 Push-Ups
6 Dumbbell Snatches L
6 Dumbbells Snatches, R

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups
6-6-6-6-6

B.
Bent-Over Row
12-12-12-12-12

Strength Tip

You will be supersetting the movements A and B. For the listed repetition of the most challenging variation appropriate for you. Choose from the following options: Deficit Strict Handstand Push-Ups, Strict Handstand Push-Ups, Kipping Handstand Push-Ups, Strict Press.

For the bent-over rows, keep the movements strict as possible. Build to weight and keep that weight for all 5 sets.

Workout

For Time:

600m Row
40 Double Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
400m Row
40 Double-Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
200m Row
40 Double-Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#

Workout Tip

Double-Unders: scale to 2x single repetitions if needed, or scale to 60 seconds of double-under practice.
Dumbbell Movements: each set of dumbbell movements should be completed in 2 sets or less, weight should be moderate to light.

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Thursday 06.27.19

Warm-Up

A) Tabata (20 seconds on/10 seconds off) x 3 rounds:

Single-Unders
Bar Hang
Sit-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

3 Strict Pull-Ups
3 Push-Ups
6 Dumbbell Snatches L
6 Dumbbells Snatches, R

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups
6-6-6-6-6

B.
Bent-Over Row
12-12-12-12-12

Strength Tip

You will be supersetting the movements A and B. For the listed repetition of the most challenging variation appropriate for you. Choose from the following options: Deficit Strict Handstand Push-Ups, Strict Handstand Push-Ups, Kipping Handstand Push-Ups, Strict Press.

For the bent-over rows, keep the movements strict as possible. Build to weight and keep that weight for all 5 sets.

Workout

For Time:

600m Row
40 Double Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
400m Row
40 Double-Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#
200m Row
40 Double-Unders
20 Dumbbell Power Cleans,35#/25#
10 Dumbbell Thrusters, 35#/25#

Workout Tip

Double-Unders: scale to 2x single repetitions if needed, or scale to 60 seconds of double-under practice.
Dumbbell Movements: each set of dumbbell movements should be completed in 2 sets or less, weight should be moderate to light.

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Sunday 03.31.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

100m Run
150m Row
20 Knee Raises

B) Every Minute x 3 minutes:

12 Sit-Ups
6 Kettlebell Swings
3 Push-Ups

Workout

“Fantastic Four”

4 Rounds:

15 Toes-to-Bar
12 Deadlift 135#/95#
9 Dumbbell Thrusters, 50#/35#

4 Rounds:

400m Run
20 Air Squats
10 Bar Dips

4 Rounds:

40 Double-Unders
20 Sit-Ups
10 Burpees

Workout Tip

You will have to complete the first series of 4 round movements, before continuing to the next 4 round station.

Toes-to-Bar: scale repetitions or movements to complete all 15 in 1 minute or less.

Deadlift: you should choose light weight that you can complete all 12 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Dumbbell Thrusters: choose light weight that you can complete all 9 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bar Dips: scale to strict push-ups if this station needs modification.

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Sunday 03.31.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

100m Run
150m Row
20 Knee Raises

B) Every Minute x 3 minutes:

12 Sit-Ups
6 Kettlebell Swings
3 Push-Ups

Workout

“Fantastic Four”

4 Rounds:

15 Toes-to-Bar
12 Deadlift 135#/95#
9 Dumbbell Thrusters, 50#/35#

4 Rounds:

400m Run
20 Air Squats
10 Bar Dips

4 Rounds:

40 Double-Unders
20 Sit-Ups
10 Burpees

Workout Tip

You will have to complete the first series of 4 round movements, before continuing to the next 4 round station.

Toes-to-Bar: scale repetitions or movements to complete all 15 in 1 minute or less.

Deadlift: you should choose light weight that you can complete all 12 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Dumbbell Thrusters: choose light weight that you can complete all 9 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bar Dips: scale to strict push-ups if this station needs modification.

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Monday 01.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

150m Row
15Mm Bear Crawl
15 Ring Rows

B) 2 Rounds:

8 Push Press, with dumbbells
8 Front Squats, with dumbbells
8 Kipping Pull-Ups

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes.

A.
Strict Press
3 sets x 4 reps

B.
Strict Pull-Ups
3 sets x 4 reps

Strength Tip

You should build to a weight that is challenging for both movements, yet you can perform unbroken sets of 5 repetitions every time you touch the bar. You will perform 3 Strict Press followed by 3 Strict Pull Ups. After both movements are complete, rest 3 minutes. If you can not perform pull-ups, perform 3 negative pull-ups.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 2 Minutes for 8 Rounds (4 rounds of each):

A.
15 Sit-Ups
10 Dumbbell Thrusters
5 Burpees

B.
300m Row

Workout Tip

Row: the row should be completed in 90 seconds or less, decrease the row by 100m if needed.

Section A: all the movements should be completed unbroken and in a sprint fashion. You should have 30 seconds of rest before the row section.

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Monday 01.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

150m Row
15Mm Bear Crawl
15 Ring Rows

B) 2 Rounds:

8 Push Press, with dumbbells
8 Front Squats, with dumbbells
8 Kipping Pull-Ups

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes.

A.
Strict Press
3 sets x 4 reps

B.
Strict Pull-Ups
3 sets x 4 reps

Strength Tip

You should build to a weight that is challenging for both movements, yet you can perform unbroken sets of 5 repetitions every time you touch the bar. You will perform 3 Strict Press followed by 3 Strict Pull Ups. After both movements are complete, rest 3 minutes. If you can not perform pull-ups, perform 3 negative pull-ups.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 2 Minutes for 8 Rounds (4 rounds of each):

A.
15 Sit-Ups
10 Dumbbell Thrusters
5 Burpees

B.
300m Row

Workout Tip

Row: the row should be completed in 90 seconds or less, decrease the row by 100m if needed.

Section A: all the movements should be completed unbroken and in a sprint fashion. You should have 30 seconds of rest before the row section.

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Wednesday 01.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

400m Row
10m Bear Crawl
10m Crab Walk
400m Row

B) 3 rounds:

10 Dumbbell Power Cleans
5 Dumbbell Thrusters
5 Strict Pull-Ups

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 rep 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

17.2 Open Workout

12 min AMRAP

2 Rounds of:

50ft Walking Lunge, 50#/35#
16 Toes-to-Bar
8 DB Power Cleans, 50#/35#

Then,
2 Rounds of:

50ft Walking Lunge, 50#/35#
16 Bar Muscle-Ups
8 Dumbbell Power Cleans, 50#/35#

Etc., alternating between toes-to-bars and bar muscle-ups every 2 rounds.

Workout Tip

Lunges: should be unbroken, scale load as needed.
Toes-to-Bar: scale to Knee raises if toes-ti-bar are challenging for you.
Power Cleans: should be in unbroken sets, scale load as needed.
Bar Muscle-Ups: scale to chest-to-bar pull-ups.

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Wednesday 01.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

400m Row
10m Bear Crawl
10m Crab Walk
400m Row

B) 3 rounds:

10 Dumbbell Power Cleans
5 Dumbbell Thrusters
5 Strict Pull-Ups

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 rep 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

17.2 Open Workout

12 min AMRAP

2 Rounds of:

50ft Walking Lunge, 50#/35#
16 Toes-to-Bar
8 DB Power Cleans, 50#/35#

Then,
2 Rounds of:

50ft Walking Lunge, 50#/35#
16 Bar Muscle-Ups
8 Dumbbell Power Cleans, 50#/35#

Etc., alternating between toes-to-bars and bar muscle-ups every 2 rounds.

Workout Tip

Lunges: should be unbroken, scale load as needed.
Toes-to-Bar: scale to Knee raises if toes-ti-bar are challenging for you.
Power Cleans: should be in unbroken sets, scale load as needed.
Bar Muscle-Ups: scale to chest-to-bar 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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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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