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January 2017

Tuesday January 31st 2017

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Tuesday!
Warmup:
2:00 Shoulder Mobility
3:00 of:
10 Band Pull-aparts
10 Light Strict Press

A.
Five sets of:
Unsupported Seated Strict Press x 4-5 reps
(sit on a bench without back support and press the barbell from shoulder to overhead – goal is to press 4-5% more than you used on January 25, 2017)
Rest 2-3 minutes

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
50 Double-Unders
15 Push Press (115/75 lbs)
15 Pull-Ups

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Five sets of:
Unsupported Seated Strict Press x 4-5 reps
(sit on a bench without back support and press the barbell from shoulder to overhead – goal is to press 4-5% more than you used on January 25, 2017)
Rest 2-3 minutes

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
6 Strict Pull-Ups
9 Dumbbell Push Presses
12 Alternating Reverse Lunges with Dumbbells

Monday January 30th 2017

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Monday!
Warmup:
5:00 of:
10 Banded Good Mornings
200m Row
15 Light Kb Swings

A.
Deadlift
*Set 1 – 50% x 8 reps
*Set 2 – 60% x 6 reps
*Set 3 – 70% x 4 reps
*Set 4 – 80% x 3 reps
*Set 5 – 80% x 3 reps
*Set 6 – 80% x 3 reps
Rest 3 minutes between sets.

B.
“Christine”
Three rounds for time of:
Row 500 Meters
12 Deadlifts (BW or 3/4 BW)
21 Box Jumps (20″)

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

Every 90 seconds, for 18 minutes (4 sets):
Station 1 – Barbell Hip Thrusts x 8 reps @ 21X1
Station 2 – 15 Tempo Push-Ups @ 1111
Station 2 – Supine Ring Rows x 10 reps @ 2111

B.
Three rounds for time of:
Row 500 Meters
24 Russian Kettlebell Swings (heavy)
12 Box Jumps (20″)

Saturday January 28th 2017

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Saturday!

Five sets for max reps of:
60 seconds of Rowing (for calories)
60 seconds of Burpees
60 seconds of Box Jumps (24″/20″)
Rest 60 seconds

Tackle this in teams of 3-4, one teammate following the preceding on the top of each minute.

Friday January 27th 2017

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Friday!
Warmup:
2:00  Monster Walks
15 Tempo Squats with Band @ 3111

A.
Every two minutes, for 10 minutes (5 sets):
Back Squat
*Set 1 – 5 reps @ 45-55% of 1-RM
*Set 2 – 5 reps @ 55-65%
*Set 3 – 3 reps @ 65-75%
*Set 4 – 2 reps @ 75-85%
*Set 5 – 2 reps @ 80-90%

Immediately followed by…

Every two minutes, for 4 minutes (2 sets):
Back Squat x 8-10 reps @ 73-78%

B.
Three rounds for time of:
10 Bar-Facing Burpees Over the Barbell
15 Thrusters (95/65 lbs)
20 Pull-Ups

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Three sets of:
Back Squat x 8 reps @ 31X1
(goal is to use 2-4% more than you used on January 9, 2017)
Rest 60 seconds
Supine Ring Rows x 8 reps @ 2111
Rest 60 seconds
Dumbbell Shoulder Press x 8 reps @ 2011
Rest 60 seconds

B.
Three rounds for time of:
10 Bar-Facing Burpees Over the Barbell
10 Thrusters
10 Strict Pull-Ups

Thursday January 26th 2017

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Thursday!
Warmup:
5:00 of:
Row 200m
10 Light Goblet Squats
5 Burpees

A.
For the following 20 minutes, increase the loading on the barbell each set, allowing the initial positional work to help you build into heavy loading for your full cleans from the floor.

Every 90 seconds, for 6 minutes (4 sets):
High Hang Clean x 1 rep @ 50-65 of 1-RM Clean

Rest 60 seconds, and then…

Every 90 seconds, for 6 minutes (4 sets):
Hang Clean x 1 rep @ 65-80% of 1-RM Clean

Rest 60 seconds, and then…

Every 90 seconds, for 6 minutes (4 sets):
Clean x 1 rep @ 80+% of 1-RM Clean

B.
For time:
Row 1000 Meters
30 Alternating Pistols
30 Power Cleans (155/105 lbs)

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Three sets of:
Turkish Get-Ups x 6 reps (3 each arm)
Rest 45 seconds
Goblet Squats x 12 reps @ 32X1
Rest 45 seconds
Side Plank x 45 seconds each
Rest 45 seconds

B.
For time:
Row 1000 Meters
40 Alternating Cossack Squats
60 Kettlebell Swings

Wednesday January 25th 2017

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Wednesday!
Warmup:
2:00 Shoulder Mobility Work
3:00 of:
10 Band Pull-aparts
10 Light Strict Press

A.
Five sets of:
Unsupported Seated Strict Press x 5-6 reps
(sit on a bench without back support and press the barbell from shoulder to overhead)
Rest 2-3 minutes

B.
Every minute, on the minute, for 15 minutes (5 sets):
Minute 1 – 9 Strict Handstand Push-Ups or L-Seated DB Presses
Minute 2 – 12 Toes to Bar
Minute 3 – 15 Burpees

Please increase or decrease the prescribed reps to make this session challenging, but manageable for your current ability level.

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Five sets of:
Unsupported Seated Strict Press x 5-6 reps
(sit on a bench without back support and press the barbell from shoulder to overhead)
Rest 2-3 minutes

B.
Every minute, on the minute, for 15 minutes (5 sets):
Minute 1 – 9 Strict Handstand Push-Ups or L-Seated DB Presses
Minute 2 – 15 Burpees
Minute 3 – 21 V-Ups

Please increase or decrease the prescribed reps to make this session challenging, but manageable for your current ability level.

Tuesday January 24th 2017

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Tuesday!
Warmup:
5:00 of:
Row 200m
10 PVC Passthroughs
5 Inchworm Pushups

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets each) of:
Station 1 – 4-8 Ring Muscle-Ups
Station 2 – 50-75 Foot Handstand Walk
(use a partner assist to accumulate the volume and time under tension if you’re still learning hand balancing)
Station 3 – L-Sit x 60 seconds
(accumulate the time if you’re unable to maintain this position unbroken)

B.
Three sets for max reps against a 3-minute running clock:
Row 600/500 Meters
Pull-Ups x Max Reps
Rest 3 minutes

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets each) of:
Station 1 – Supine Ring Rows x 10-12 reps @ 2111
Station 2 – Nose-to-Wall Handstand Hold x 60 seconds
Station 3 – L-Sit or Hollow Hold x 60 seconds
(accumulate the time if you’re unable to maintain this position unbroken)

B.
Three sets for max reps against a 3-minute running clock:
Row 600/500 Meters
Strict Pull-Ups x Max Reps
Rest 3 minutes

Monday January 23rd 2017

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Monday!
Warmup:
5:00 of:
10 Banded Good Mornings
10 Reverse Lunges
10 Abmat Situps

A.
Deadlift
*Set 1 – 50% x 8 reps
*Set 2 – 60% x 6 reps
*Set 3 – 70% x 4 reps
*Set 4 – 80% x 2 reps
*Set 5 – 90% x 2 reps
Rest 3 minutes between sets.

If you do not know your 1-RM deadlift, use today to build to something that feels “heavy” for 2 reps, but that is not so heavy that you compromise positioning and mechanics.

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
9 Deadlifts (225/155 lbs)
12 Box Jumps (24″/20″)
18 Air Squats

Boom Lite:
Warmup: Same

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1 – Snatch-Grip Deadlift x 8 reps @ 4011
Station 2 – Barbell Roll-Outs x 12-15 reps
Station 3 – Banded Glute Bridges x 30 reps @ 10X0

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
12 Kettlebell Swings
12 Alternating Reverse Lunges with KB Goblet Hold
12 Air Squats

Friday January 20th 2017

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Friday!
Warmup:
25 Burpees -> Snatch Warmup x 2

A.
Every 3 minutes, for 18 minutes (6 sets):
3-Position Snatch
(high hang, hang, then 2″ below the knee – pause for 2 seconds in each starting position)

Build over the course of the six sets.

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
40 Double-Unders
20 Pull-Ups
10 Ground to Overhead (155/105 lbs)

Boom Lite:
Warmup: 25 Burpees

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1 – Snatch-Grip Romanian Deadlift x 8 reps @ 4011
Station 2 – L-Seated Dumbbell Press x 8 reps @ 2111
(keep elbows wide to the side of the body in line with shoulders and hips throughout the press)
Station 3 – Strict Pull-Ups x 8-12 reps @ 21X0

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
20 Calories of Rowing
20 Alternating Single-Arm Dumbbell Snatches