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Friday 05.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds:

100m Row
10m High Knees
10m Butt Kickers
10m Lunges

B) 1 Round:

8 Shoulder Rolls, with a PVC pipe
8 Overhead Squats, with a PVC Pipe
8 Muscle Snatches, with an empty bar
8 Overhead Squats, with an empty bar

Strength

Hang Snatch Above the Knees + Hang Snatch Below the Knees
1 @ RPE 6
1 @ RPE 7
1 @ RPE 8×3

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets, performing the complete complex with every weight jump. The first 2 movements will start with a deadlift to the appropriate position. The last lift will be from the ground.
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

0:00-3:00
400M Row

3:00-6:00
400M Run

6:00-9:00
20 Power Snatches, 75#/55#

9:00-12:00
20 Burpees, over the barbell

RX+: 95#/65#
RX: 75#/55#
AX: 75#/55#. Ground-to-Overhead

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

Barbell: you should complete the barbell movements in sets of 5 or more. Scale as needed.

Each round you should have about 1 minute of rest.

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Wednesday 05.15.19

Warm-Up

A)
500m Row

Then, 2 rounds:
12 Lunges
12 Step-Ups, on box

B) 3 rounds:

10 Wall Balls
10 Ring Rows
1 min Plank

Strength

Back Squat

[email protected] RPE 6
[email protected] RPE 7
[email protected] RPE 8×3 sets

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets of 3 repetitions with every weight jump.

Strength Tip

Back Squats: 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.

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:

20 Burpees
40 Dumbbell Lunges
20 Toes-to-Bar
40 Wall Balls 20#/14#

RX+: 50#/35#
RX: 35#/25#
AX: 25#/15#. Knee Raises

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.
This workout is a chipper. Star at the top of the movement, and in order, complete all the repetitions listed.

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Friday 05.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

500m Row

Then 3 rounds of:

8 Tempo Ring Rows (3-0-3)
8 Tempo Strict Dumbbell Press (3-0-3)

(3 seconds down, zero pause, 3 seconds up)

B) 1 Round:

10 Sit-Ups
10 Lunges
10 Sit-Ups
10 Air Squats
10 Sit-Ups
10 Wall Balls

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

2 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Strict Pull-Ups

2 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Objective: build to an RPE of 7 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If Pull-ups are challenging for your scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

Strength Tip

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

10 Rounds For Time:

8 Weighted Lunges
4 Dumbbell Snatches
2 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+: 50#/35# Strict Handstand Push Up, 4-inch deficit
RX: 50#/35# Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
AX:30#/20# Dumbbell Press

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

Weighted Lunges: you should be able to complete all lunges in 1 unbroken set.

Dumbbell Snatches: alternate each repetition.

Handstand Push-Up: choose the most appropriate variation that is the most challenging. You should be able to complete every set unbroken.

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Friday 05.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

500m Row

Then 3 rounds of:

8 Tempo Ring Rows (3-0-3)
8 Tempo Strict Dumbbell Press (3-0-3)

(3 seconds down, zero pause, 3 seconds up)

B) 1 Round:

10 Sit-Ups
10 Lunges
10 Sit-Ups
10 Air Squats
10 Sit-Ups
10 Wall Balls

Strength

Weighted Pull-Ups

2 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Strict Pull-Ups

2 sets x 5 reps @ RPE 7

Objective: build to an RPE of 7 for both the weighted pull-ups and the strict pull-ups. If Pull-ups are challenging for your scale to the most difficult pulling variation for 5 repetitions and then a less difficult variation for 8 repetitions.

Strength Tip

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

10 Rounds For Time:

8 Weighted Lunges
4 Dumbbell Snatches
2 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+: 50#/35# Strict Handstand Push Up, 4-inch deficit
RX: 50#/35# Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
AX:30#/20# Dumbbell Press

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

Weighted Lunges: you should be able to complete all lunges in 1 unbroken set.

Dumbbell Snatches: alternate each repetition.

Handstand Push-Up: choose the most appropriate variation that is the most challenging. You should be able to complete every set unbroken.

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Sunday 04.28.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 1 Minute x 4 minutes:

100m Row

B) 1 Round:

400m Run
20 Russian Swings
20 Dumbbell Push Press
20 Lunges
200m Run
10 Russian Swings
10 Dumbbell Push Press
10 Lunges

Workout

Capacity

18 Minute AMRAP:

1 Deadlift
5 Toes-to-Bar
10 Hand-Release Push-Ups
15 Air Squats

– 2 Minute Rest

9 Minute Clock
1600m Run

RX+: 225#/155#
RX: 185#/125#
AX: 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.

Deadlift: warm up to this movement. The load should be challenging, but something that you can make throughout the 18-minute AMRAP.

Toes-to-Bar: choose a rep range that you can complete in an unbroken set.

Hand-Release Push-Ups: choose a rep range that you can complete in 2 sets or less.

Air Squats: choose a rep range that you can complete in 2 sets or less

1-Mile Run: if a mile will take you longer than 9 minutes to complete, scale to a 1200m Run!

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Saturday 04.27.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

12 Calorie Row
12 Lunges
12 Push-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

16 Push Press, with an empty bar
16 Sit-Ups
16 Ring Rows

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
8-8-8-8-8

Note: you should build to a weight that is challenging for the push press, yet you can perform unbroken sets of 8 repetitions every time you touch the bar. You will perform 8 push press followed by 8 strict pull-ups. After both movements are complete, rest 3 minutes.

Workout

Capacity

12 Minutes AMRAP:

200m Run
10 Bench Press
5 High Box Jumps

AX: 95#/65#
RX:135#/95#
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.

Bench Press: choose a weight that you can complete in 2 sets or less, scale load as needed.

Box Jumps: choose a height that is slightly out of your comfort zone. If you always jump on a 16in box, make today the day that you jump on a 20in box. If you always jump on a 24” box, jump on a 30-inch box. Take your time on this station.

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Tuesday 04.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
15 Air squats
10 Lunges

B) 3 Rounds:

9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
15 Knee Raises
21 Double-Unders

Strength

Front Squat

Heavy 8
Then 3 sets x 8 reps at 90% of heaviest 8 rep

Objective: build to a heavy 8 rep squat. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 8 repetitions.

Strength Tip

Grab the bar in your clean grip or in a front rack position. Keep your midsection tight and send your knees slightly forward. 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. When you initiate the drive up form the bottom drive with your elbows up!

Workout

Capacity

7 Minute AMRAP:

28 Double-Unders
14 One-Legged Squats

– 90 Second Rest

3 Minutes AMRAP:

Max Wall Balls, 20#/14#

Workout Tip

Double-Unders: you should be able to complete all repetitions in 1 minutes or less, scale as needed.

One Legged Squat: if you cannot perform one-legged squats, scale the movement to walking lunges.

Wall Balls: you should choose a weight that you can complete sets of 10 repetitions each time you pick up the wall ball!

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Sunday 04.28.19

Warm-Up

A) Every 1 Minute x 4 minutes:

100m Row

B) 1 Round:

400m Run
20 Russian Swings
20 Dumbbell Push Press
20 Lunges
200m Run
10 Russian Swings
10 Dumbbell Push Press
10 Lunges

Workout

Capacity

18 Minute AMRAP:

1 Deadlift
5 Toes-to-Bar
10 Hand-Release Push-Ups
15 Air Squats

– 2 Minute Rest

9 Minute Clock
1600m Run

RX+: 225#/155#
RX: 185#/125#
AX: 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.

Deadlift: warm up to this movement. The load should be challenging, but something that you can make throughout the 18-minute AMRAP.

Toes-to-Bar: choose a rep range that you can complete in an unbroken set.

Hand-Release Push-Ups: choose a rep range that you can complete in 2 sets or less.

Air Squats: choose a rep range that you can complete in 2 sets or less

1-Mile Run: if a mile will take you longer than 9 minutes to complete, scale to a 1200m Run!

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Saturday 04.27.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

12 Calorie Row
12 Lunges
12 Push-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

16 Push Press, with an empty bar
16 Sit-Ups
16 Ring Rows

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
8-8-8-8-8

Note: you should build to a weight that is challenging for the push press, yet you can perform unbroken sets of 8 repetitions every time you touch the bar. You will perform 8 push press followed by 8 strict pull-ups. After both movements are complete, rest 3 minutes.

Workout

Capacity

12 Minutes AMRAP:

200m Run
10 Bench Press
5 High Box Jumps

AX: 95#/65#
RX:135#/95#
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.

Bench Press: choose a weight that you can complete in 2 sets or less, scale load as needed.

Box Jumps: choose a height that is slightly out of your comfort zone. If you always jump on a 16in box, make today the day that you jump on a 20in box. If you always jump on a 24” box, jump on a 30-inch box. Take your time on this station.

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Tuesday 04.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

200m Row
15 Air squats
10 Lunges

B) 3 Rounds:

9 Wall Balls, 20#/14#
15 Knee Raises
21 Double-Unders

Strength

Front Squat

Heavy 8
Then 3 sets x 8 reps at 90% of heaviest 8 rep

Objective: build to a heavy 8 rep squat. Then take 10% off that number and perform the designated number of sets for 8 repetitions.

Strength Tip

Grab the bar in your clean grip or in a front rack position. Keep your midsection tight and send your knees slightly forward. 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. When you initiate the drive up form the bottom drive with your elbows up!

Workout

Capacity

7 Minute AMRAP:

28 Double-Unders
14 One-Legged Squats

– 90 Second Rest

3 Minutes AMRAP:

Max Wall Balls, 20#/14#

Workout Tip

Double-Unders: you should be able to complete all repetitions in 1 minutes or less, scale as needed.

One Legged Squat: if you cannot perform one-legged squats, scale the movement to walking lunges.

Wall Balls: you should choose a weight that you can complete sets of 10 repetitions each time you pick up the wall ball!

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Wednesday 04.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

10m High Knees
10m Butt Kickers
10m Lunge
1 Minute Row

B) 3 Rounds:

9 Wall Balls, 14#/10#
6 Strict Pull-Ups
3 Dips

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 4
Then 1 set 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

Capacity

14 Minute AMRAP:

7 Overhead Squats
7 Ring Muscle-Ups
14 Calorie Row

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

Overhead Squat: you should choose a weight that you can complete in 2 sets or less. Scale the weight as needed, or scale the movement to front squats if needed.

Muscle-Ups: all repetitions should be completed in 2 minutes or less, scale repetitions as needed.

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Wednesday 04.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

10m High Knees
10m Butt Kickers
10m Lunge
1 Minute Row

B) 3 Rounds:

9 Wall Balls, 14#/10#
6 Strict Pull-Ups
3 Dips

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 4
Then 1 set 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

Capacity

14 Minute AMRAP:

7 Overhead Squats
7 Ring Muscle-Ups
14 Calorie Row

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

Overhead Squat: you should choose a weight that you can complete in 2 sets or less. Scale the weight as needed, or scale the movement to front squats if needed.

Muscle-Ups: all repetitions should be completed in 2 minutes or less, scale repetitions as needed.

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