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Saturday 03.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Singles
15m High Knees
15m Butt Kickers
15 Tempo Dumbbell Press

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Step-Ups, on a Box
10 Strict Press
10 Calorie Bike

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 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

Capacity

30 Calorie Bike

3 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
20 Calorie Bike

2 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
10 Calorie Bike

1 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Muscle-Ups: if you are unable to perform muscle ups, perform 2 strict ring pull ups.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you are unable to perform strict hspu, scale to strict dumbbell press.

Kettlebell Swings: should be heavy but completed in 1 set of 8 each time you pick them up.

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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 03.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Singles
15m High Knees
15m Butt Kickers
15 Tempo Dumbbell Press

B) 2 Rounds:

10 Step-Ups, on a Box
10 Strict Press
10 Calorie Bike

Strength

Push Jerk

Heavy 3
Then 1×3 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

Capacity

30 Calorie Bike

3 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
20 Calorie Bike

2 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#
10 Calorie Bike

1 Rounds:

2 Muscle-Ups
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Kettlebell Swings 70#/53#

Workout Tip

Muscle-Ups: if you are unable to perform muscle ups, perform 2 strict ring pull ups.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you are unable to perform strict hspu, scale to strict dumbbell press.

Kettlebell Swings: should be heavy but completed in 1 set of 8 each time you pick them up.

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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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Tuesday 03.12.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

400m Row
10 Wall Balls (Light)
300m Row
10 Wall Balls
200m Row
10 Wall Balls
100m Row
10 Wall Balls

B) 30-20-10:

Double-Unders

5-5-5:

Handstand Kick-Up

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 5
Then 1 set x 5 reps at 90% of heaviest 5 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep squat. Then take 10% off that number and perform the 5 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

8 Minute AMRAP:

8 Calorie Row
4 Muscle-Ups

– 2 Minute Rest

8 Minute AMRAP:

8 Calorie Row
4 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+ – Strict Handstand Push-Ups
RX – As is
AX – 8 Close Grip Push-Ups, Dumbbell Strict 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 of the good stuff.

Row: you should not spend more than 40 seconds on the rowing station.

Muscle-Ups: you should not spend more than 2 minutes on the muscle up stations. Scale repetitions or movements as needed.

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Tuesday 03.12.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

400m Row
10 Wall Balls (Light)
300m Row
10 Wall Balls
200m Row
10 Wall Balls
100m Row
10 Wall Balls

B) 30-20-10:

Double-Unders

5-5-5:

Handstand Kick-Up

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 5
Then 1 set x 5 reps at 90% of heaviest 5 rep.

Objective: build to a heavy 5 rep squat. Then take 10% off that number and perform the 5 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

8 Minute AMRAP:

8 Calorie Row
4 Muscle-Ups

– 2 Minute Rest

8 Minute AMRAP:

8 Calorie Row
4 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+ – Strict Handstand Push-Ups
RX – As is
AX – 8 Close Grip Push-Ups, Dumbbell Strict 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 of the good stuff.

Row: you should not spend more than 40 seconds on the rowing station.

Muscle-Ups: you should not spend more than 2 minutes on the muscle up stations. Scale repetitions or movements as needed.

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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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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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Sunday 02.17.19

Warm-Up

A)
20m Bear Crawl
20m Butt Kickers
15m Bear Crawl
15m Butt Kickers
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kickers

B) 20-15-10

Kettlebell Swings, 35#/26#

10-10-10

Overhead Squats, with an empty bar
Push-Ups
Pull-Up

Workout

30 Minute AMRAP:

800m Run
40 Hand Release Push-Ups
40 Box Jumps, 24”/20”
600m Run
30 Calorie Bike
30 Burpees
400m Run
20 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
20 Overhead Squats, 75#/55#
200m Run
10 Bar Muscle-Ups
10 Ring Muscle-Ups

Workout Tip

Push Ups and Box Jumps: compete for both stations in 5 minutes or less.

Calore Bike and Burpees: complete both stations in 6 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

Barbell Movements: complete both stations in 5 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

Muscle-Ups: complete both movements in 6 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

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Sunday 02.17.19

Warm-Up

A)
20m Bear Crawl
20m Butt Kickers
15m Bear Crawl
15m Butt Kickers
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kickers

B) 20-15-10

Kettlebell Swings, 35#/26#

10-10-10

Overhead Squats, with an empty bar
Push-Ups
Pull-Up

Workout

30 Minute AMRAP:

800m Run
40 Hand Release Push-Ups
40 Box Jumps, 24”/20”
600m Run
30 Calorie Bike
30 Burpees
400m Run
20 Power Snatches, 75#/55#
20 Overhead Squats, 75#/55#
200m Run
10 Bar Muscle-Ups
10 Ring Muscle-Ups

Workout Tip

Push Ups and Box Jumps: compete for both stations in 5 minutes or less.

Calore Bike and Burpees: complete both stations in 6 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

Barbell Movements: complete both stations in 5 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

Muscle-Ups: complete both movements in 6 minutes or less. Scale as needed.

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Tuesday 02.05.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds:

150m Row
10m Bear Crawl
5 Wall Balls

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

4 Close Grip Push-Ups
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
8 Deadlifts, with an empty bar.

Strength

Deadlift

2 sets x 8 reps

Note: build each set, starting with the bar, in reps of 8 until you build to a challenging weight that is repeatable for the number of sets listed.

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

4 Rounds For Time:

12 Thrusters, 75#/55#
9 Burpees
3 Muscle-Ups

Workout Tip

Muscle-Up: you should be able to complete each round in no more than 90 seconds. Scale repetitions as needed. Scale movement to 6/4 Strict Pull-Ups + 6/4 Strict Ring Dips, or 6 Ring Rows + 6 Push-Ups.

Thruster: you should be able to complete each round unbroken. Select load as needed.

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Tuesday 02.05.19

Warm-Up

A) 4 Rounds:

150m Row
10m Bear Crawl
5 Wall Balls

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

4 Close Grip Push-Ups
8 Front Squats, with an empty bar
8 Deadlifts, with an empty bar.

Strength

Deadlift

2 sets x 8 reps

Note: build each set, starting with the bar, in reps of 8 until you build to a challenging weight that is repeatable for the number of sets listed.

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

4 Rounds For Time:

12 Thrusters, 75#/55#
9 Burpees
3 Muscle-Ups

Workout Tip

Muscle-Up: you should be able to complete each round in no more than 90 seconds. Scale repetitions as needed. Scale movement to 6/4 Strict Pull-Ups + 6/4 Strict Ring Dips, or 6 Ring Rows + 6 Push-Ups.

Thruster: you should be able to complete each round unbroken. Select load as needed.

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