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May 2018

Friday June 1st 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Friday

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 20 minutes (10 sets):
Snatch x 1.1
(rest 5-10 seconds between singles)

Build over the course of the 10 sets.

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
40 Double-Unders
20 Alternating Single-Arm Dumbbell Snatches (55/35 lbs)
10 Strict Handstand Push-Ups

Boom Lite

A.
Four sets of:
Dumbbell Bench Press x 8-10 reps @ 20X1
Rest 45 seconds
Kettlbell Swings x 20 reps
Rest 45 seconds
Supinated-Grip Strict Pull-Ups x 8-12 reps @ 21X0
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
20 Dumbbell Push Presses
20 Alternating Single-Arm Dumbbell Snatches

Thursday May 31st 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Thursday

A.
Take 15-20 minutes to cycle through and practice various gymnastics elements that you need to work on – examples . . . Pistol Progressions x 4-6 reps each leg, Handstand Holds or Walks (freestanding or supported) x 60-90 seconds, L-Sits x 30-60 seconds, L-Pull-Ups, etc…

B.
Against a two-minute running clock, complete:
3 Hang Cleans
6 Shoulder to Overhead
9 Front Squats
Max Reps of Burpees

Rest 2 minutes between sets, and complete a total of five sets. Recommended Loads – 135/95 lbs.

Boom Lite

A.
Take 15-20 minutes to cycle through and practice various gymnastics elements that you need to work on – examples . . . Pistol Progressions x 4-6 reps each leg, Handstand Holds or Walks (freestanding or supported) x 60-90 seconds, L-Sits x 30-60 seconds, L-Pull-Ups, etc…

B.
Against a two-minute running clock, complete:
10 Dumbbell Ground to Overhead
10 Box Step-Ups
Max Reps of Burpees

Rest 2 minutes between sets, and complete a total of four sets.

Wednesday May30th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Wednesday

A.
Every 90 seconds, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1 – Posted Single-Leg Deadlifts x 8-10 reps @ 3011 (Left Leg)
Station 2 – Posted Single-Leg Deadlifts x 8-10 reps @ 3011 (Right Leg)
Station 3 – Unsupported Seated Dumbbell Press x 8-10 reps @ 21X1
Station 4 – Reverse Snow Angels x 20 reps (slow and controlled)

B.
In teams of three, with only one member working at each station at any one time, complete 3 sets each of:
Station 1 – 500 Meter Row
Station 2 – 400 Meter Run
Station 3 – Rest

Each set should take less than 8 minutes. If any set is exceeding 8 minutes, please adjust the distance of the row and run to keep your total time to completion under 24 minutes.

Boom Lite

Same as above. Modify as needed.

Tuesday May 29th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Tuesday

A.
Exercise 1
Low amplitude arch hollow on bar
Progression: (1) 4×5 (2) 4×10 (3) 4×15.
Mastery: performance of (3) with straight legs, feet and knees together, ears in front of arms in arch and behind in hollow and NO translational swinging.

Exercise 2
Beginner HEADstand weight transfer drill
Progression: (1) 4×3 (2) 4×6 (3) 4×10.
Mastery: performance of (3) with minimal wavering, no falling and good control up and down; should be able to stop half way down or up and hold in transition.

Exercise 3
Candlestick roll-up
Progression: (1) 4×5 with knees/feet together and no hands to get up (2) 4×10 with knees/feet together and no hands to get up (3) 4×10 with 20/14# med ball
Mastery: Performance of (3) with correct form.

Workout
Time requirement: 15 minutes

EMOM for 15 minutes perform:
4 rounds:
Exercise 1 in first minute
Exercise 2 in second minute
Exercise 3 in third minute
Rest 1 minute

Part B

Three Rounds for Time:
400 M Run
30 Box Jumps (24″/20″)
30 Wallballs

Boom Lite

Part A

EMOM for 15 minutes perform:
4 rounds:
Exercise 1 Arch Hollow on Bar x 5 Reps
Exercise 2 L-Sit 30 seconds
Exercise 3 Roll to Candlestick x 3 Reps/Hollow Hold 30 seconds
Rest 1 minute

Part B

Three Rounds for Time:
400 M Run
20 Step-Ups
20 Wallballs

Saturday May 26th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Saturday

A.
In teams of three, complete as many rounds as possible in 15 minutes of:
3 Power Cleans (135/95 lbs)
6 Burpee Box Jump-Overs (24″/20″)

Rest EXACTLY five minutes, and then:

B.
In teams of three, complete as many rounds as possible in 15 minutes of:
10 Push Presses (135/95 lbs)
20 Kettlebell Swings (24/16 kg)

For both the A and B portion, team members will cycle through full rounds one at a time, with only one member working at any one time. The goal is to move as quickly as possible, thus minimizing your partners’ rest periods and racking up as many rounds as possible.

Friday May 25th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Friday

A.
“Fran”
Rounds of 21, 15, and 9 reps of:
95/65 lbs Thrusters
Pull-Ups

Compare ro previous results.

Rest until relatively recovered, and then…

B.
Two sets of:
Bulgarian Split Squats x 20 reps each leg @ 1010
Rest 60 seconds after each leg
Single-Arm Dumbbell Row x 8 reps @ 2110
Rest 60 seconds after each arm

Boom Lite

A.
For time:
Row 1000 Meters

Compare to previous results.

Rest until relatively recovered, and then…

B.
Same as above. Modify as needed.

Thursday May 24 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Thursday

A.
Every 3 minutes, for 18 minutes (6 sets):
Deadlift
*Set 1 – 5 reps @ 70%
*Set 2 – 5 reps @ 75%
*Set 3 – 3 reps @ 80%
*Set 4 – 2 reps @ 85%
*Set 5 – 4-5 reps @ 80%
*Set 6 – 5-6 reps @ 75%

B.
Four rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
12 Alternating Single-Arm Dumbbell Snatches (55/35 lbs)
12 Toes to Bar

Boom Lite

Same as above. Modify as needed.

Wednesday May 23rd 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Wednesday

A.
Five sets of:
Push Jerks x 4-5 reps
Rest 2 minutes

Build to today’s heavy 4-5 reps.

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

Boom Lite

A.
Three sets of:
Dumbbell Bench Press x 8-10 reps @ 2111
Rest 60 seconds
Side Plank Hold x 45 seconds each side
Rest 60 seconds
Supinated-Grip Bent-Over Barbell Row x 8 reps @ 2111
Rest 60 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
18/12 Calories of Rowing
12 Dumbbell Push Press
6 Strict Pull-Ups

Tuesday May 22nd 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Tuesday

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1: Muscle-Ups x Max Reps in 45 seconds
(OR 3 Rolls to Candlestick + Low Ring Muscle Up Progression x 3-4 reps)
Station 2: Handstand Walk x 10 meters
(use partner assist or Handstand Wall Runs if you don’t have handstand walks yet)
Station 3: Alternating Pistols x 16-20 reps
(if you’re proficient, add weight with a kettlebell)

B.
Every minute, on the minute, for 20 minutes (5 sets of each):
Minute 1 – 200/150 Calories of Rowing
Minute 2 – 20 Alternating Reverse Lunges with KBs/DBs (24/16 kg)
Minute 3 – 15 Box Jump-Overs (24″/20″)
Minute 4 – 30-Second Front Leaning Rest on Rings

Boom Lite

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1: Supine Ring Rows x 10-12 reps @ 2111
Station 2: Nose-to-Wall Handstand Hold x 60 seconds
Station 3: Single-Leg Squat Variant x 30-40 seconds each side

B.
Every minute, on the minute, for 20 minutes (5 sets of each):
Minute 1 – 200/150 Meters of Rowing
Minute 2 – 20 Alternating Reverse Lunges with KBs/DBs
Minute 3 – 30-Second Front Leaning Rest on Rings
Minute 4 – 16 Alternating Cossack Squats

Monday May 21st 2018

By | All Posts, Workout of the Day

Monday

A.
Exercise 1
Low amplitude arch hollow on bar
Progression: (1) 4×5 (2) 4×10 (3) 4×15.
Mastery: performance of (3) with straight legs, feet and knees together, ears in front of arms in arch and behind in hollow and NO translational swinging.

Exercise 2
Beginner HEADstand weight transfer drill
Progression: (1) 4×3 (2) 4×6 (3) 4×10.
Mastery: performance of (3) with minimal wavering, no falling and good control up and down; should be able to stop half way down or up and hold in transition.

Exercise 3
Candlestick roll-up
Progression: (1) 4×5 with knees/feet together and no hands to get up (2) 4×10 with knees/feet together and no hands to get up (3) 4×10 with 20/14# med ball
Mastery: Performance of (3) with correct form.

Workout
Time requirement: 15 minutes

EMOM for 15 minutes perform:
4 rounds:
Exercise 1 in first minute
Exercise 2 in second minute
Exercise 3 in third minute
Rest 1 minute

B.
Complete rounds of 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 reps for time of:
Kettlebell Swings
Goblet Squats
Push-Ups

Boom Lite

A.
Every two minutes, for 24 minutes (3 sets) of:
Station 1 – Romanian Deadlift x 8-10 reps @ 40X1
Station 2 – Single-Arm Overhead DB Press x 8-10 reps @ 2111 (left arm)
Station 3 – Single-Arm Overhead DB Press x 8-10 reps @ 2111 (left arm)
Station 4 – Strict Toes to Bar or Hanging Leg Raises x 8-10 reps @ 2121

B.
Complete rounds of 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 reps for time of:
Kettlebell Swings
Goblet Squats
Push-Ups