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Saturday 09.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

20 Sit-Ups
20m Bear Crawl
200m Run

B) 3 rounds:

16 Russian Swings
8 Strict Press, with an empty bar
4 Strict Pull-Ups

Strength

Press

4 reps @ RPE 6
4 reps @ RPE 7
4 reps @ RPE 8×2

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 8 for 2 sets of 4 repetitions with every weight jump. Stand with the bar on a rack that is slightly lower than shoulder height. Grab the bar with a grip that allows the hands to be outside of the shoulders. Take the bar out the rack, and press the barbell up over your head with your wrist over your elbow and your elbow over your shoulder.

Workout

21-18-15-12-9-6-3:

Bench Press, 135#/95#
Deadlift, 135#/95#
200m Run

AX: 95#/75#
RX: As is
RX+: 185#/125#

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: you should pick a load that you can complete in 4-6 repetitions each time you take it off the rack.

Deadlift: each round should be completed in 2 sets or less. Load should be light. After each round complete a 200m Run.

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Saturday 09.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:

20 Sit-Ups
20m Bear Crawl
200m Run

B) 3 rounds:

16 Russian Swings
8 Strict Press, with an empty bar
4 Strict Pull-Ups

Strength

Press

4 reps @ RPE 6
4 reps @ RPE 7
4 reps @ RPE 8×2

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 8 for 2 sets of 4 repetitions with every weight jump. Stand with the bar on a rack that is slightly lower than shoulder height. Grab the bar with a grip that allows the hands to be outside of the shoulders. Take the bar out the rack, and press the barbell up over your head with your wrist over your elbow and your elbow over your shoulder.

Workout

21-18-15-12-9-6-3:

Bench Press, 135#/95#
Deadlift, 135#/95#
200m Run

AX: 95#/75#
RX: As is
RX+: 185#/125#

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: you should pick a load that you can complete in 4-6 repetitions each time you take it off the rack.

Deadlift: each round should be completed in 2 sets or less. Load should be light. After each round complete a 200m Run.

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Wednesday 09.11.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

15m High Knees
15m Broad Jump
15m Butt Kickers
15 Russian Swings

B) 500m Row

Then, 2 rounds:

5 Hang Power Cleans, above the knee
5 Hang Power Cleans, below the knee.

Strength

Power Clean, From Ground

2 reps @ RPE 6
2 reps @ RPE 7
2 reps @RPE 8
2 reps @ RPE 9
Then 4 set 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 Clean from Floor: grab the bar in your clean grip. 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 front rack position with the hip crease of above parallel. Repeat as needed.

Workout

21-15-9 For Time:

Thrusters, 75#/55#
Burpees Over the Bar

9-15-21:

Calorie Row

AX: 45#/35#
RX: As is
RX+: 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.

Thrusters: you should choose a load that you can complete each round in 2 minutes or less.
Row: each round of rowing should be increasing each round.

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Tuesday 09.10.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

10 Ball Slams
100m Row
10 Wall Balls

B) 2 Rounds:

12 Lunges
12 Ring Rows
12 Russian Swings

Strength

Back Squat

4 reps @ RPE 6
4 reps @ RPE 7
4 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

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 8 for 2 sets of 4 repetitions with every weight jump.
Start with the bar on your back. 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. 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

Buy-in:
400m Run

Then, 4 Rounds :

20 Front Rack Lunges 95#/65#
10 Pull-Ups

Buy-Out:
400m Run

AX: 75#/55#
RX: As is
RX+: 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.

Lunges: you should choose a load that you can complete in sets of 10 repetitions each round.
Pull-Ups: each set of pull-ups should be unbroken each round. Scale as needed.

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Wednesday 09.11.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

15m High Knees
15m Broad Jump
15m Butt Kickers
15 Russian Swings

B) 500m Row

Then, 2 rounds:

5 Hang Power Cleans, above the knee
5 Hang Power Cleans, below the knee.

Strength

Power Clean, From Ground

2 reps @ RPE 6
2 reps @ RPE 7
2 reps @RPE 8
2 reps @ RPE 9
Then 4 set 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 Clean from Floor: grab the bar in your clean grip. 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 front rack position with the hip crease of above parallel. Repeat as needed.

Workout

21-15-9 For Time:

Thrusters, 75#/55#
Burpees Over the Bar

9-15-21:

Calorie Row

AX: 45#/35#
RX: As is
RX+: 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.

Thrusters: you should choose a load that you can complete each round in 2 minutes or less.
Row: each round of rowing should be increasing each round.

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Tuesday 09.10.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

10 Ball Slams
100m Row
10 Wall Balls

B) 2 Rounds:

12 Lunges
12 Ring Rows
12 Russian Swings

Strength

Back Squat

4 reps @ RPE 6
4 reps @ RPE 7
4 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

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 8 for 2 sets of 4 repetitions with every weight jump.
Start with the bar on your back. 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. 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

Buy-in:
400m Run

Then, 4 Rounds :

20 Front Rack Lunges 95#/65#
10 Pull-Ups

Buy-Out:
400m Run

AX: 75#/55#
RX: As is
RX+: 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.

Lunges: you should choose a load that you can complete in sets of 10 repetitions each round.
Pull-Ups: each set of pull-ups should be unbroken each round. Scale as needed.

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Monday 08.26.19

Warm-Up

A) EMOMx8min:

Min 1: 45 seconds Row
Min 2: 5 Second Plank

B) 3 Rounds:

10 Russian Swings
10m High Knees
10m Butt Kickers
5 Burpees
– Rest 1 minute

Strength

Deadlift

6 reps @ RPE 6
6 reps @ RPE 7
6 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

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 6 for 2 sets of 6 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. 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. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 Minutesx5 rounds:

15 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
10 Calorie Row
5 Burpees Over the Bar

Workout Tip

Kettlebell Swings: you should be able to complete each round of kettlebells in one unbroken set. Scale as needed.
Calories: this station should not take you more than 1 minute to complete. Scale calories as needed.
Burpees: this station should be a sprint!

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Monday 08.26.19

Warm-Up

A) EMOMx8min:

Min 1: 45 seconds Row
Min 2: 5 Second Plank

B) 3 Rounds:

10 Russian Swings
10m High Knees
10m Butt Kickers
5 Burpees
– Rest 1 minute

Strength

Deadlift

6 reps @ RPE 6
6 reps @ RPE 7
6 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

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 6 for 2 sets of 6 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. 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. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“EMOMDAY”

Every 3 Minutesx5 rounds:

15 Kettlebell Swings, 70#/53#
10 Calorie Row
5 Burpees Over the Bar

Workout Tip

Kettlebell Swings: you should be able to complete each round of kettlebells in one unbroken set. Scale as needed.
Calories: this station should not take you more than 1 minute to complete. Scale calories as needed.
Burpees: this station should be a sprint!

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Wednesday 08.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 100m Run

5 Strict Pull-Ups
10 Russian Swings
100m Run
1-minute rest

B)3 Rounds with an empty bar:

12 Good Mornings
12 Bent-Over Row
12 Strict Press

Strength

Deadlift

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 6 for 2 sets of 6 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. 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. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“Helen”
3 Rounds For Time:

400m Run
21 Kettlebell Swings, 24kg/16kg
12 Pull-Ups

Workout Tip

This is a benchmark workout. Save it! The run should not take more than 2 minutes to complete, and each round of kettlebell swings/ pull-ups should not take more than 3 sets to complete. Scale load or repetitions as needed.

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Tuesday 08.20.19

Warm-Up

A) 400m Jog

2 Rounds:

10 Knee Raises
5 Toes-to-Bar
5 Burpees

B) 15-12-9:

Russian Swings
Push-Ups
Air Squats

Strength

A. Seated Dumbbell Press

12 reps @ RPE 6
12 reps @ RPE 7
12 reps @ RPE 8×2 sets

B. Rope Climb

7 Minute Clock. Work on a challenging variation of the rope climb, rest as needed until 7-minute clock is complete.

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: to build strict shoulder strength, and to take time and work on the rope climb and its variations. If you are proficient with the rope climb scale to legless rope climbs if you are new to the rope climb spend some time working on foot position and different types of wraps. This is not an AMRAP. Rest as needed.

Workout

4 Rounds for Time:

400m Run
20 Dumbbell Deadlifts, 50#/35#
10 Handstand Push-Ups

RX+: 4-inch deficit Handstand Push-Ups
RX: As is
AX: Dumbbell Push Press, 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.

Run: you should be able to complete each set of 400M run in 2 minutes or less.
Dumbbell Deadlifts: you should be able to complete 5-10 repetitions every time you grab the dumbbells. Scale load as needed.
Handstand Push-Ups: You should be able to complete each round of handstand push-ups in 90 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

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Friday 08.16.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

5 Dumbbell Deadlifts
5 Dumbbell Power Cleans
10 Air Squats

B) 1 Round:

200M Run
200M Row
20 Russian Swings

Strength

Deadlift

8 reps @ RPE 6
8 reps @ RPE 7
8 reps @ RPE 8

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 8 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. 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. Repeat as needed.

Workout

0-10:00 min:
Build to a heavy Cleans and a Jerk

10:00-15:00 min:
5 Clean and Jerks at 75% of a single rep

15:00-20:00 min:
500M Row!

Workout Tip

Start the workout with a running clock. You have 10 minutes to build to a heavy clean and jerk ( Squat clean and jerk). Once you find that weight, take 75% of that and wait for the clock to reach the 10-minute mark, then in any manner perform 5 clean and jerks. When the clock hits the 15:00 mark, sprint 500Ms!

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Wednesday 08.21.19

Warm-Up

A) 100m Run

5 Strict Pull-Ups
10 Russian Swings
100m Run
1-minute rest

B)3 Rounds with an empty bar:

12 Good Mornings
12 Bent-Over Row
12 Strict Press

Strength

Deadlift

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 6 for 2 sets of 6 repetitions with every weight jump.

The bar should be one inch lower. 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. Repeat as needed.

Workout

“Helen”
3 Rounds For Time:

400m Run
21 Kettlebell Swings, 24kg/16kg
12 Pull-Ups

Workout Tip

This is a benchmark workout. Save it! The run should not take more than 2 minutes to complete, and each round of kettlebell swings/ pull-ups should not take more than 3 sets to complete. Scale load or repetitions as needed.

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