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Sunday 09.15.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
200m Run
10 Air Squats
10 Push-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

5 Hang Power Cleans
5 Push Press
5 Front Squats

Workout

0:00-5:00
800m Run

5:00-10:00
AMRAP:
9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
6 Power Cleans, 115#/75#
3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 115#/75#

10:00-15:00
800m Row

15:00-20:00
800m Run

20:00-25:00
AMRAP
9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
6 Power Cleans, 115#/75#
3 Shoulder to Overhead, 115#/75#

25:00-30:00
800m Row

RX+ – 135#/95#
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.

Running: this station should not take more than 4 minutes to complete. Scale to 600M

Rowing: this station should not take more than 4 minutes to complete. Scale to 600M

AMRAP: wall balls should be complete in unbroken sets, and power clean should be moderate to light weight, scale as needed. The same weight for power clean should be used for the shoulder to overhead movement.

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Friday 09.13.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10 Dumbbell Snatches
5 Burpees

B) 3 Rounds:

5 Muscle Snatches, with an empty bar
5 Front Squats
5 Muscle Snatches, with an empty bar
10 Ball Slams

Strength

Power Snatch From Ground

2 reps @ RPE 6
2 reps @ RPE 7
2 reps @ RPE 8
2 reps @ RPE 9
Then, 4 sets at 85% of [email protected]

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: build to an RPE of 9 for 1 set of 2 repetitions with every weight jump. After you find your [email protected] take 85% of that weight and complete 4 more sets of 2 repetitions.

Power Snatch: grab the bar in your snatch grip, with the bar on the floor. 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 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

Capacity:

10-8-6-4-2
Dumbbell Snatches, 50#/35#
High Box Jumps 30′”/24″

200m Run after each round

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 choose a moderate load for this workout.

High Box Jumps: choose a height that is slightly out of your comfort zone.

Run: after every round, run 200m!

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Sunday 09.15.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
200m Run
10 Air Squats
10 Push-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

5 Hang Power Cleans
5 Push Press
5 Front Squats

Workout

0:00-5:00
800m Run

5:00-10:00
AMRAP:
9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
6 Power Cleans, 115#/75#
3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 115#/75#

10:00-15:00
800m Row

15:00-20:00
800m Run

20:00-25:00
AMRAP
9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
6 Power Cleans, 115#/75#
3 Shoulder to Overhead, 115#/75#

25:00-30:00
800m Row

RX+ – 135#/95#
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.

Running: this station should not take more than 4 minutes to complete. Scale to 600M

Rowing: this station should not take more than 4 minutes to complete. Scale to 600M

AMRAP: wall balls should be complete in unbroken sets, and power clean should be moderate to light weight, scale as needed. The same weight for power clean should be used for the shoulder to overhead movement.

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Monday 09.09.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
200m Run
10 Hand Release Push-Ups
10 Ring Rows

B)
20 seconds Bar Hang
20 seconds Wall Sit
20 Sit-Ups
20 Singles

Strength

Superset

Perform A and B then rest 90-120 seconds.

3 Rounds of:

A.
Dumbbell Bench Press
10 reps @ RPE7

B.
Bent-Over Row
10 reps @RPE7

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: perform the listed amount of repetitions of bench press at the appropriate RPE then immediately perform the listed amount of repetitions of bent over rows at the appropriate RPE. Rest as listed and repeat as listed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

3 Rounds for Total Reps:

1min AMRAP:

2 Front Squats 155#/105#
2 Ring Muscle Ups
1min Rest
1min Max Double-Unders
1min Rest

Workout Tip

Front Squat: this should be a moderate load that you can complete all sets in 2 unbroken repetitions.
Muscle-Up: scale repetitions so you can complete all sets unbroken. Scale to chest-to-bar pull-ups if needed!

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Friday 09.13.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10 Dumbbell Snatches
5 Burpees

B) 3 Rounds:

5 Muscle Snatches, with an empty bar
5 Front Squats
5 Muscle Snatches, with an empty bar
10 Ball Slams

Strength

Power Snatch From Ground

2 reps @ RPE 6
2 reps @ RPE 7
2 reps @ RPE 8
2 reps @ RPE 9
Then, 4 sets at 85% of [email protected]

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: build to an RPE of 9 for 1 set of 2 repetitions with every weight jump. After you find your [email protected] take 85% of that weight and complete 4 more sets of 2 repetitions.

Power Snatch: grab the bar in your snatch grip, with the bar on the floor. 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 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

Capacity:

10-8-6-4-2
Dumbbell Snatches, 50#/35#
High Box Jumps 30′”/24″

200m Run after each round

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 choose a moderate load for this workout.

High Box Jumps: choose a height that is slightly out of your comfort zone.

Run: after every round, run 200m!

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Monday 09.09.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
200m Run
10 Hand Release Push-Ups
10 Ring Rows

B)
20 seconds Bar Hang
20 seconds Wall Sit
20 Sit-Ups
20 Singles

Strength

Superset

Perform A and B then rest 90-120 seconds.

3 Rounds of:

A.
Dumbbell Bench Press
10 reps @ RPE7

B.
Bent-Over Row
10 reps @RPE7

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: perform the listed amount of repetitions of bench press at the appropriate RPE then immediately perform the listed amount of repetitions of bent over rows at the appropriate RPE. Rest as listed and repeat as listed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

3 Rounds for Total Reps:

1min AMRAP:

2 Front Squats 155#/105#
2 Ring Muscle Ups
1min Rest
1min Max Double-Unders
1min Rest

Workout Tip

Front Squat: this should be a moderate load that you can complete all sets in 2 unbroken repetitions.
Muscle-Up: scale repetitions so you can complete all sets unbroken. Scale to chest-to-bar pull-ups if needed!

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Tuesday 08.27.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

60 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees
30 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees
15 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

6 Muscle Snatches, below the knee
6 Hang Power Snatches, below the knee
6 Box Jumps, 20”/20”

Strength

Hang Power Snatch, Below the 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 below 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

3 Rounds for Total Reps:

1min AMRAP:
2 Front Squats, 135#/95#
2 Ring Muscle Ups
1min Rest
1min Max Double-Unders
1min Rest

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is
AX: 95#/65#. Singles

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.

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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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Tuesday 08.27.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

60 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees
30 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees
15 Single-Unders
15 Ring Rows
10 Air Squats
5 Burpees

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

6 Muscle Snatches, below the knee
6 Hang Power Snatches, below the knee
6 Box Jumps, 20”/20”

Strength

Hang Power Snatch, Below the 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 below 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

3 Rounds for Total Reps:

1min AMRAP:
2 Front Squats, 135#/95#
2 Ring Muscle Ups
1min Rest
1min Max Double-Unders
1min Rest

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is
AX: 95#/65#. Singles

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.

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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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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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