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Sunday 04.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Single-Unders
20 seconds Sprint Row
10 Step-Ups
10 Push-Ups

B) Every minute x 4 rounds:

12 Air Squats
6 Wall Balls, 14#/12#
3 Box Jumps, 20”

Workout

For Time:

400m Run

Then,
40-30-20-10:

Wall Ball, 20#/14#

80-60-40-20:

Double-Unders

Then,

400m Run

Then,
20-15-10-5:

Burpee Box Jump, 24″/20″
Bench Press

Then,
400m Run

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: 135#/95#
AX: 75#/55#

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.

Wall Balls/Double-Unders: you should be able to complete the first set of wall balls in 4 sets or less, the 2nd set of wall balls in 3 sets or less, the 3rd set of wall balls in 2 sets or less, and the fourth set of wall balls in 1 set. If double-unders need scaling, scale to 2x the repetitions for singles

Bench Press: the repetitions on the bench should be a load that you do not need to break up any of the sets in more than 3 sets.

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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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Thursday 04.25.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

16 Ball Slams
16 Step-Ups
16 Cal Row
12 Ball Slams
12 Step-Ups
12 Cal Row
8 Ball Slams
8 Step-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

12 Ring Rows
12 Push-Ups
24 Sit-Ups

Strength

Back Squat

Heavy 4
Then 3 sets 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

For Time:

2 Rounds:

5 Bar Muscle-Ups
10 One-Legged Squats

2 Rounds:

10 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
20 Weighted Lunges

2 Rounds:

15 Pull-Ups
30 Walking Lunges

Workout Tip

Each couplet will need to be completed before moving on to the next couplet. If you cannot perform bar muscle ups scale to strict pull-ups or 15 ring rows! Each couplet should increase in difficulty, make the appropriate modifications.

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Sunday 04.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

30 Single-Unders
20 seconds Sprint Row
10 Step-Ups
10 Push-Ups

B) Every minute x 4 rounds:

12 Air Squats
6 Wall Balls, 14#/12#
3 Box Jumps, 20”

Workout

For Time:

400m Run

Then,
40-30-20-10:

Wall Ball, 20#/14#

80-60-40-20:

Double-Unders

Then,

400m Run

Then,
20-15-10-5:

Burpee Box Jump, 24″/20″
Bench Press

Then,
400m Run

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: 135#/95#
AX: 75#/55#

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.

Wall Balls/Double-Unders: you should be able to complete the first set of wall balls in 4 sets or less, the 2nd set of wall balls in 3 sets or less, the 3rd set of wall balls in 2 sets or less, and the fourth set of wall balls in 1 set. If double-unders need scaling, scale to 2x the repetitions for singles

Bench Press: the repetitions on the bench should be a load that you do not need to break up any of the sets in more than 3 sets.

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Friday 04.12.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds of:

200m Row
Rest 30 Seconds
200m Run
Rest 30 Seconds

B) 10-8-6-4:

Push-Ups
Front Squat, with an empty bar

Strength

Front Squat

Heavy 8
Then 2 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

AMRAP 3min:

500m Row
Then Max Reps Ring Dips

– Rest 1 Minute

AMRAP 3min:

400m Run
Then Max Reps Dumbbell Lunges

Rest 1 Minute

AMRAP 3min:

30 Burpees, to a target
Then Max Reps Toes-to-Bar

RX+:50#/35#
RX: 40#/25#
AX: 25#/15#

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.

Dips: you should be to complete at least 10 repetitions unbroken if needed, scale to abr dips or close grip push ups.

DB Lunges: you should be able to complete at least 10 repetitions before you put the dbs down.

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Thursday 04.11.19

Warm-Up

A) 10 Step-Ups on a box
10 V – Ups
5 Push-Ups
5 Strict Pull-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

8 calorie Bike
8 Strict Press, with a barbell
8 Front Squats, with a barbell

Strength

EMOMx10

2 Power Clean 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

6 Rounds:

10 Dumbbell Snatches,
8 Box Jumps, 24″/20″
6 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+:50#/35#. Strict Handstand Push-Ups
RX: 50#/35#
AX: 35#/25#

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 Snatch: You should be able to complete all 10 in 1 minute or less, scale load as needed.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you can, perform the movements strict, if handstand push-ups need to be modified, scale to dumbbell strict press.

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Friday 04.12.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds of:

200m Row
Rest 30 Seconds
200m Run
Rest 30 Seconds

B) 10-8-6-4:

Push-Ups
Front Squat, with an empty bar

Strength

Front Squat

Heavy 8
Then 2 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

AMRAP 3min:

500m Row
Then Max Reps Ring Dips

– Rest 1 Minute

AMRAP 3min:

400m Run
Then Max Reps Dumbbell Lunges

Rest 1 Minute

AMRAP 3min:

30 Burpees, to a target
Then Max Reps Toes-to-Bar

RX+:50#/35#
RX: 40#/25#
AX: 25#/15#

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.

Dips: you should be to complete at least 10 repetitions unbroken if needed, scale to abr dips or close grip push ups.

DB Lunges: you should be able to complete at least 10 repetitions before you put the dbs down.

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Thursday 04.11.19

Warm-Up

A) 10 Step-Ups on a box
10 V – Ups
5 Push-Ups
5 Strict Pull-Ups

B) 2 Rounds:

8 calorie Bike
8 Strict Press, with a barbell
8 Front Squats, with a barbell

Strength

EMOMx10

2 Power Clean 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

6 Rounds:

10 Dumbbell Snatches,
8 Box Jumps, 24″/20″
6 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+:50#/35#. Strict Handstand Push-Ups
RX: 50#/35#
AX: 35#/25#

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 Snatch: You should be able to complete all 10 in 1 minute or less, scale load as needed.

Handstand Push-Ups: if you can, perform the movements strict, if handstand push-ups need to be modified, scale to dumbbell strict press.

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Monday 04.08.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

500m Row
10 Dumbbell Snatches
10 Push-Ups
250m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

20 Bar Hangs
15 Ball Slams
15 Leg Raises

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
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

“EMOMDAY”

Every 5 min x 4 Rounds:

250m Row
5/4 Muscle-Ups
250m Row

Workout Tip

You should have over 1 minute of rest in between rounds. Scale distance on the rower to 200m or scale repetitions for the muscle up as needed. If muscle ups are challenging scale to 10 kipping pull-ups and 10 bar dips.

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Monday 04.08.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

500m Row
10 Dumbbell Snatches
10 Push-Ups
250m Row

B) 2 Rounds:

20 Bar Hangs
15 Ball Slams
15 Leg Raises

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
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

“EMOMDAY”

Every 5 min x 4 Rounds:

250m Row
5/4 Muscle-Ups
250m Row

Workout Tip

You should have over 1 minute of rest in between rounds. Scale distance on the rower to 200m or scale repetitions for the muscle up as needed. If muscle ups are challenging scale to 10 kipping pull-ups and 10 bar dips.

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Tuesday 04.02.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
12 Step Ups, 24”/20”
9 Push-Ups

B) EMOM x 6

Odd Minutes:
8 Shoulder Rolls
4 Burpees

Even Minutes:
4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Ring Rows

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
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

4 Rounds for time:

8 Dumbbell Shoulder to Overhead
4 High Box Jumps, 30”/24”

Then,
4 Rounds of:

4 Dumbbell Power Cleans
8 Box Jumps, 24”/20”

AX: 35#/25#
RX:50#/35#
RX+: 70#/50#

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 movements: you should be able to perform all DB movements in 2 sets or less. Scale the load as needed.

Box Jumps: the first series of box jumps, should be higher than your usual height for box jumps, even if it is only by one inch. The second round of box jumps will be at a height that you feel comfortable jumping to.

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Tuesday 04.02.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

15 Calorie Row
12 Step Ups, 24”/20”
9 Push-Ups

B) EMOM x 6

Odd Minutes:
8 Shoulder Rolls
4 Burpees

Even Minutes:
4 Strict Press, with an empty bar
8 Ring Rows

Strength

Superset A and B then rest 3 minutes:

A.
Push Press
8-8-8-8

B.
Strict Pull-Up
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

4 Rounds for time:

8 Dumbbell Shoulder to Overhead
4 High Box Jumps, 30”/24”

Then,
4 Rounds of:

4 Dumbbell Power Cleans
8 Box Jumps, 24”/20”

AX: 35#/25#
RX:50#/35#
RX+: 70#/50#

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 movements: you should be able to perform all DB movements in 2 sets or less. Scale the load as needed.

Box Jumps: the first series of box jumps, should be higher than your usual height for box jumps, even if it is only by one inch. The second round of box jumps will be at a height that you feel comfortable jumping to.

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