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Saturday 04.20.19

Warm-Up

A) 12-9-6:

Kettlebell Windmills, with a light kettlebell
Wall Balls, 10#/8#

B) 3 Rounds of:

10 Muscle Cleans, below the knee with an empty bar
10 Power Cleans, below the knee with an empty bar
Rest 30 Seconds
10 Calorie Row
Rest 30 Seconds

Strength

EMOMx12 minutes:

2 Power Cleans, from floor

Objective: start with between 60-65% of 1RM, If you do not have an established 1RM, you should work with a weight which you can power clean with good mechanics. After each round add load to the bar.

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 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.

Workout

In Teams of 2:

Buy In: 6 sets x 20 Calorie Row

* Switch every 20 calories. Each athlete will perform a total of 60 calories.

Then, 3 Rounds:

20 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
30 Handstand Push-Ups
40 American Swings, 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Row: you should sprint this station and complete all 20 calories in 75 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

Handstand Push-Ups: you may scale to strict press with the barbell from the snatch portion.

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that you can complete in sets of 10 repetitions.

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Saturday 04.20.19

Warm-Up

A) 12-9-6:

Kettlebell Windmills, with a light kettlebell
Wall Balls, 10#/8#

B) 3 Rounds of:

10 Muscle Cleans, below the knee with an empty bar
10 Power Cleans, below the knee with an empty bar
Rest 30 Seconds
10 Calorie Row
Rest 30 Seconds

Strength

EMOMx12 minutes:

2 Power Cleans, from floor

Objective: start with between 60-65% of 1RM, If you do not have an established 1RM, you should work with a weight which you can power clean with good mechanics. After each round add load to the bar.

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 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.

Workout

In Teams of 2:

Buy In: 6 sets x 20 Calorie Row

* Switch every 20 calories. Each athlete will perform a total of 60 calories.

Then, 3 Rounds:

20 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
30 Handstand Push-Ups
40 American Swings, 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Row: you should sprint this station and complete all 20 calories in 75 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

Handstand Push-Ups: you may scale to strict press with the barbell from the snatch portion.

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that you can complete in sets of 10 repetitions.

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Sunday 04.14.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 4 Minutes x 3 rounds:

200m Run
10 Wall Balls, 12#/10#
10 Empty Bar Deadlifts, 20”

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
6/6 Kettlebell Windmill

Workout

Capacity

For Time:

1600m Run
800m Row
40 Calorie Bike
20 Overhead Squats

RX: 95#/65#
AX: 75#/55#. Front Squat

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: this station should not take more than 10 minutes to complete scale as needed.

Row: this station should not take more than 5 minutes to complete scale as needed.

Overhead Squats: you should be able to complete all repetitions in sets of 5 or more.

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Sunday 04.14.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 4 Minutes x 3 rounds:

200m Run
10 Wall Balls, 12#/10#
10 Empty Bar Deadlifts, 20”

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
6/6 Kettlebell Windmill

Workout

Capacity

For Time:

1600m Run
800m Row
40 Calorie Bike
20 Overhead Squats

RX: 95#/65#
AX: 75#/55#. Front Squat

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: this station should not take more than 10 minutes to complete scale as needed.

Row: this station should not take more than 5 minutes to complete scale as needed.

Overhead Squats: you should be able to complete all repetitions in sets of 5 or more.

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Sunday 04.07.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 4 Minutes x 3 rounds:

200m Run
10 Wall Balls, 12#/10#
10 Empty Bar Deadlifts, 20”

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
6/6 Kettlebell Windmill

Workout

Capacity

In teams of 2:
“The Whole Enchilada!”

For Time:
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
75 Thrusters
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
50 Overhead Squats
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
75 Sit-Ups
3 Rope Climbs
50 Sumo Deadlift High Pull
3 Rope Climbs
75 Wall Balls, 20#/14#

RX: 75#/55#
AX: 75#/55#. Front Squat

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.

Break up total volume anyway between 2 athletes. Start at the top and work your way to the end!

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Sunday 04.07.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 4 Minutes x 3 rounds:

200m Run
10 Wall Balls, 12#/10#
10 Empty Bar Deadlifts, 20”

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
6/6 Kettlebell Windmill

Workout

Capacity

In teams of 2:
“The Whole Enchilada!”

For Time:
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
75 Thrusters
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
50 Overhead Squats
3 Rope Climbs, 15′ Ascent
75 Sit-Ups
3 Rope Climbs
50 Sumo Deadlift High Pull
3 Rope Climbs
75 Wall Balls, 20#/14#

RX: 75#/55#
AX: 75#/55#. Front Squat

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.

Break up total volume anyway between 2 athletes. Start at the top and work your way to the end!

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Tuesday 03.19.19

Warm-Up

A) 12-9-6:

Kettlebell Windmill, with a light kettlebell
Burpees

B) 2 Rounds of:

200m Run
10 Power Clean,s below the knee with an empty bar
10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Step-Ups

– Rest 30 Seconds

Strength

Squat Clean

Heavy 3
Then 2 sets x 3 reps at 90% 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 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 back is straight with 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:

A. 4 min time cap:

800m Run for Time

B. 4 min time cap:

40 Burpee Box Overs 24”/20#\”

C. 4 min time cap:

20 Clean and Jerks

AX: 95#/55#
RX: 115#/85#
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.

Each Station should be completed with some rest in between stations. Scale repetitions, distance, or load, to make this happen.

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Tuesday 03.19.19

Warm-Up

A) 12-9-6:

Kettlebell Windmill, with a light kettlebell
Burpees

B) 2 Rounds of:

200m Run
10 Power Clean,s below the knee with an empty bar
10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Step-Ups

– Rest 30 Seconds

Strength

Squat Clean

Heavy 3
Then 2 sets x 3 reps at 90% 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 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 back is straight with 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:

A. 4 min time cap:

800m Run for Time

B. 4 min time cap:

40 Burpee Box Overs 24”/20#”

C. 4 min time cap:

20 Clean and Jerks

AX: 95#/55#
RX: 115#/85#
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.

Each Station should be completed with some rest in between stations. Scale repetitions, distance, or load, to make this happen.

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Sunday 03.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10m Butt Kickers
10m High Knees
20 Single-Unders

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Push-Ups
8 Ring Rows
8 Kettlebell Windmills

Workout

Capacity

Buy In:
800m Run

Then:
30 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
6 Muscle-Ups
120 Double-Unders
20 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
4 Muscle-Ups
80 Double-Unders
10 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
2 Muscle-Ups
40 Double-Unders

Buy Out:
800m Run

Workout Tip

If you cannot perform muscle ups, scale to:

1 Muscle-Up: 3 Strict Pull-Ups + 3 strict Push-Ups

Dumbbell Snatch: you should be able to complete reps of 5 every time you grab the dumbbell.

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Thursday 02.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10m Lunge
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Deadlift, with an empty bar
15 Ring Rows
10 Windmills

Strength

Deadlift

3 sets x 6 reps

Note: build each set, starting with the bar, in reps of 6 until you build to a challenging weight that is repeatable for the number of sets listed. Last week of 6 repetitions.

Strength Tip

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.

Workout

12 Minute AMRAP:

400m Run
20 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
1 Rope Climb

Workout Tip

Run: you should not take more than 2 minutes on the run, scale distance if needed.

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 2 sets or less.

Rope Climb: if you do not have access to a rope, perform 5 strict pull-ups or 10 ring rows.

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Sunday 03.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10m Butt Kickers
10m High Knees
20 Single-Unders

B) 4 Rounds:

4 Push-Ups
8 Ring Rows
8 Kettlebell Windmills

Workout

Capacity

Buy In:
800m Run

Then:
30 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
6 Muscle-Ups
120 Double-Unders
20 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
4 Muscle-Ups
80 Double-Unders
10 DB Snatches, 50#/35#
2 Muscle-Ups
40 Double-Unders

Buy Out:
800m Run

Workout Tip

If you cannot perform muscle ups, scale to:

1 Muscle-Up: 3 Strict Pull-Ups + 3 strict Push-Ups

Dumbbell Snatch: you should be able to complete reps of 5 every time you grab the dumbbell.

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Thursday 02.28.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

200m Run
10m Lunge
200m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Deadlift, with an empty bar
15 Ring Rows
10 Windmills

Strength

Deadlift

3 sets x 6 reps

Note: build each set, starting with the bar, in reps of 6 until you build to a challenging weight that is repeatable for the number of sets listed. Last week of 6 repetitions.

Strength Tip

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.

Workout

12 Minute AMRAP:

400m Run
20 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
1 Rope Climb

Workout Tip

Run: you should not take more than 2 minutes on the run, scale distance if needed.

Kettlebell Swings: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 2 sets or less.

Rope Climb: if you do not have access to a rope, perform 5 strict pull-ups or 10 ring rows.

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