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Saturday 08.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:
12 Step-Ups on a box
12 Strict Press, with an empty bar
12 Calorie Row

B) 3 Rounds:

60 Second Plank
30 Singles
15 Double-Unders

Strength

Bench Press

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.

Lay on a bench, with your eyes level with the barbell overhead. Grab an even grip slightly outside of your shoulders. The bar should be in the heel of your palm. Squeeze your shoulder blades together, and plant your feet into the ground. Take the bar off the rack. Bring the bar down slowly (3-second descent) to your chest and repeat as needed.

Workout

EMOMx20:

30 seconds Double-Unders
30 seconds Handstand Push-Ups
30 seconds Box Jumps
30 seconds Push-Ups

Workout Tip

Alternate each round between stations until 20 minutes is complete.

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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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Saturday 08.17.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 Rounds:
12 Step-Ups on a box
12 Strict Press, with an empty bar
12 Calorie Row

B) 3 Rounds:

60 Second Plank
30 Singles
15 Double-Unders

Strength

Bench Press

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.

Lay on a bench, with your eyes level with the barbell overhead. Grab an even grip slightly outside of your shoulders. The bar should be in the heel of your palm. Squeeze your shoulder blades together, and plant your feet into the ground. Take the bar off the rack. Bring the bar down slowly (3-second descent) to your chest and repeat as needed.

Workout

EMOMx20:

30 seconds Double-Unders
30 seconds Handstand Push-Ups
30 seconds Box Jumps
30 seconds Push-Ups

Workout Tip

Alternate each round between stations until 20 minutes is complete.

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Saturday 08.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 rounds:

1 Minute Bike @ RPE6
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kicker
10m Bear Crawl
10m High Knees
10 Air Squats

B) 2 Rounds, with an empty barbell:

2 Strict Press
2 Front Squats
2 Thrusters
4 Front Rack Lunges
30 seconds Rest

Strength

1 Power Clean + 1 Split Jerk

1 set @ RPE 6
1 set @ RPE 7
3 sets @ RPE 8

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the Olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Clean from Floor: 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.

Split Jerk: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension, at the same time of extension with your arms, you should be in a split lunge position.

Workout

Every 2 Minutes for 6 Rounds:

4 Front Squats, 135#/95#
6 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Calorie Row or Bike

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is.
AX: 95#/65#

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.

Front Squat: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 1 unbroken set.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups: you should be able to complete all 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bike/Row: this should be a hard sprint, get it done, and rest!

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Saturday 08.03.19

Warm-Up

A) 2 rounds:

1 Minute Bike @ RPE6
10m Bear Crawl
10m Butt Kicker
10m Bear Crawl
10m High Knees
10 Air Squats

B) 2 Rounds, with an empty barbell:

2 Strict Press
2 Front Squats
2 Thrusters
4 Front Rack Lunges
30 seconds Rest

Strength

1 Power Clean + 1 Split Jerk

1 set @ RPE 6
1 set @ RPE 7
3 sets @ RPE 8

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 3 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the Olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Clean from Floor: 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.

Split Jerk: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension, at the same time of extension with your arms, you should be in a split lunge position.

Workout

Every 2 Minutes for 6 Rounds:

4 Front Squats, 135#/95#
6 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Calorie Row or Bike

RX+: 155#/105#
RX: As is.
AX: 95#/65#

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.

Front Squat: you should choose a weight that is challenging, but that you can complete in 1 unbroken set.
Strict Handstand Push-Ups: you should be able to complete all 8 repetitions in 2 sets or less.

Bike/Row: this should be a hard sprint, get it done, and rest!

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Wednesday 07.31.19

Warm-Up

A) EMOMx12 minutes, alternating:

a) 40 Seconds Row
b) 10 Dumbbells Strict Press + 10 Knee Raises
c) 10 Russian Kettlebell Swings

B) 2 Rounds:

15 Seconds Bar Hang
15 Seconds L-Hold
15m Bear Crawl

Gymnastic Work

EMOMx12 minutes

Minute 1:
X Pulling

Minute 2:
X Pushing

Pick 1 Pulling and 1 Pushing movement that is best for you:

Pulling:
4-8 Strict Pull-Ups
4-8 Chest to Bar Pull-Ups
4-8 Kipping Pull-Ups
8-12 Ring Rows

Pushing:
4-8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Strict Barbell Press

Workout

6 Min AMRAP:

3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 155#/105#
6 Deadlift, 155#/105#
12 Calorie Row

– Rest 2 Minutes

3 Min AMRAP:

3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 155#/105#
6 Deadlift, 155#/105#
12 Calorie Row

Workout Tip

Shoulder-to-Overhead: you should pick a weight that you can complete in 3 unbroken repetitions each round, throughout the workout. Scale as needed.

Deadlift: you should pick a weight that you can complete in 6 unbroken repetitions each round, throughout the workout. Scale as needed.

Row: you should be able to complete this station in 60 seconds or less, scale as needed.

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Tuesday 07.30.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

200m Run
200m Row
150m Run
150m Row
100m Run
100m Row

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

4 Strict Press
4 Push Press
4 Push Jerks
4 Toes-to-Bars

Strength

Push Jerk

3 reps @ RPE7
3 reps @ RPE8
3 reps @ RPE9
Then, 2 more set of 3 at a -10% drop of 3 reps @ RPE9

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for 2 sets of 3 repetitions with every weight jump. Once you reach your [email protected], take -10% of that number and perform 1 more set of 3 repetitions.

Start with the bar in the front rack position. Feet should be shoulder length apart. Start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push against the bar and end in a quarter squat position with the arms extended. After arms are extended, stand all the way up until you are at full extension.

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

For Time:

400m Run

Then,
8 Rounds of:

4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Then,
400M Run

Then,
4 Rounds:

4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Then,
400m Run

Then,
4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Workout Tip

400m Run: complete this station in 2 minutes or less. Sale distance as needed.

Burpees/Lunges/Sit Ups: this is a bodyweight movement workout. Scale repetitions or movements in order to complete a round in 90 seconds or less.

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Wednesday 07.31.19

Warm-Up

A) EMOMx12 minutes, alternating:

a) 40 Seconds Row
b) 10 Dumbbells Strict Press + 10 Knee Raises
c) 10 Russian Kettlebell Swings

B) 2 Rounds:

15 Seconds Bar Hang
15 Seconds L-Hold
15m Bear Crawl

Gymnastic Work

EMOMx12 minutes

Minute 1:
X Pulling

Minute 2:
X Pushing

Pick 1 Pulling and 1 Pushing movement that is best for you:

Pulling:
4-8 Strict Pull-Ups
4-8 Chest to Bar Pull-Ups
4-8 Kipping Pull-Ups
8-12 Ring Rows

Pushing:
4-8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Strict Barbell Press

Workout

6 Min AMRAP:

3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 155#/105#
6 Deadlift, 155#/105#
12 Calorie Row

– Rest 2 Minutes

3 Min AMRAP:

3 Shoulder-to-Overhead, 155#/105#
6 Deadlift, 155#/105#
12 Calorie Row

Workout Tip

Shoulder-to-Overhead: you should pick a weight that you can complete in 3 unbroken repetitions each round, throughout the workout. Scale as needed.

Deadlift: you should pick a weight that you can complete in 6 unbroken repetitions each round, throughout the workout. Scale as needed.

Row: you should be able to complete this station in 60 seconds or less, scale as needed.

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Tuesday 07.30.19

Warm-Up

A) 1 Round:

200m Run
200m Row
150m Run
150m Row
100m Run
100m Row

B) 2 Rounds with an empty bar:

4 Strict Press
4 Push Press
4 Push Jerks
4 Toes-to-Bars

Strength

Push Jerk

3 reps @ RPE7
3 reps @ RPE8
3 reps @ RPE9
Then, 2 more set of 3 at a -10% drop of 3 reps @ RPE9

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 9 for 2 sets of 3 repetitions with every weight jump. Once you reach your [email protected], take -10% of that number and perform 1 more set of 3 repetitions.

Start with the bar in the front rack position. Feet should be shoulder length apart. Start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push against the bar and end in a quarter squat position with the arms extended. After arms are extended, stand all the way up until you are at full extension.

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

For Time:

400m Run

Then,
8 Rounds of:

4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Then,
400M Run

Then,
4 Rounds:

4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Then,
400m Run

Then,
4 Burpees
8 Walking Lunges
12 Sit-Ups

Workout Tip

400m Run: complete this station in 2 minutes or less. Sale distance as needed.

Burpees/Lunges/Sit Ups: this is a bodyweight movement workout. Scale repetitions or movements in order to complete a round in 90 seconds or less.

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Tuesday 07.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

100m Run
10 Ball Slams
20 Double-Unders or Single-Unders

B) 3 Rounds:

10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Calorie Bike
20 Ring Rows

Gymnastic Work

EMOMx12 min:

Minute 1:
X Pulling

Minute 2:
X Pushing

Pick 1 Pulling and 1 Pushing movement that is best for you:

Pulling:
4-8 Strict Pull-Ups
4-8 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
4-8 Kipping Pull-Ups
8-12 Ring Rows

Pushing:
4-8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Strict Barbell Press

Workout

12 Minute AMRAP:

21 Calorie Row
21 Hand-Release Push-Up
42 Double-Unders

Workout Tip

Row: you should be able to complete each rowing section in 90 seconds or less.

Push-Ups: you should be able to complete each Push-Up section in 60 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

Double-Unders: Scale to single-unders x2 the repetitions written, or practice double-unders for 60 seconds, then move to the next station.

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Tuesday 07.23.19

Warm-Up

A) 3 Rounds:

100m Run
10 Ball Slams
20 Double-Unders or Single-Unders

B) 3 Rounds:

10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Calorie Bike
20 Ring Rows

Gymnastic Work

EMOMx12 min:

Minute 1:
X Pulling

Minute 2:
X Pushing

Pick 1 Pulling and 1 Pushing movement that is best for you:

Pulling:
4-8 Strict Pull-Ups
4-8 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
4-8 Kipping Pull-Ups
8-12 Ring Rows

Pushing:
4-8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Kipping Handstand Push-Ups
4-8 Strict Barbell Press

Workout

12 Minute AMRAP:

21 Calorie Row
21 Hand-Release Push-Up
42 Double-Unders

Workout Tip

Row: you should be able to complete each rowing section in 90 seconds or less.

Push-Ups: you should be able to complete each Push-Up section in 60 seconds or less. Scale as needed.

Double-Unders: Scale to single-unders x2 the repetitions written, or practice double-unders for 60 seconds, then move to the next station.

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Thursday 07.18.19

Warm-Up

A) 300m Row
Then,

3 Rounds:
10 Strict Press, with an empty bar
10 Wall Balls
10 Box Jumps

B) 300m Row

Then,
1 Round:
10 Push Press, with an empty bar
20 Sit-Ups

Strength

1 Power Clean + 1 Push Press + 1 Split Jerk

1 set @RPE6
1 set @RPE7
2 sets @RPE8

Strength Tip

Objective: build to an RPE of 8 for 2 sets at the complex listed. You should complete the Olympic movements with the assigned rep ranges with every weight jump.

Power Clean from Floor: 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.

Push Press: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension.

Split Jerk: start the movement with a dip, with the focus being bending the knee and maintaining an upright torso. After the dip aggressively drive with the legs and as the hips extend push hard with the arms until you are at full extension, at the same time of extension with your arms, you should be in a split lunge position.

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

EMOMx10 minutes

Odd:
8 Handstand Push-Ups
Max Burpee Box Jumps, 24#/20#

Even: rest

RX: As is
RX+: 155#/105#

Workout Tip

Handstand Push-Ups should be completed in 1 set, scale as needed. Or scale to strict Dumbbell Press.

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