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May 2018

Friday May 18th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Friday

A.
Three rounds for time of:
15 Deadlifts (225/155 lbs)
50 Double-Unders

Rest until relatively recovered, and then…

B.
Three sets of:
Single-Leg Deadlift x 6-8 reps each leg @ 4011
Rest 60 seconds
Barbell Glute Bridges x 6-8 reps @ 20X1

Boom Lite

A.
Three rounds for time of:
30 Kettlebell Swings
20 Jumping Lunges

Rest until relatively recovered, and then…

B.
Three sets of:
Single-Leg Deadlift x 6-8 reps each leg @ 4011
Rest 60 seconds
Barbell Glute Bridges x 6-8 reps @ 20X1

Thursday May 17th 2018

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Thursday

Every minute, on the minute, for 30 minutes (6 sets) of:
Minute 1 – 12/8 Calories of Rowing
Minute 2 – 8 Burpee Box Jump-Overs (24″/20″)
Minute 3 – 12 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups
Minute 4 – Front-Racked Alternating Reverse Lunges x 12 reps (135/95 lbs)
Minute 5 – 8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups

If you’re performing this with friends (best way to do so), please start at different stations and rotate through for the 30 minutes.

Boom Lite

Every minute, on the minute, for 30 minutes (6 sets) of:
Minute 1 – 12/8 Calories of Rowing
Minute 2 – 12 Burpees
Minute 3 – 8 Strict Pull-Ups
Minute 4 – Alternating Reverse Lunges with DB/KBs x 12 reps
Minute 5 – 8 Strict Handstand Push-Ups or Dumbbell Strict Press

If you’re performing this with friends (best way to do so), please start at different stations and rotate through for the 30 minutes.

Wednesday May 16th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Wednesday

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 20 minutes (10 sets):
2 Snatch Lift-Offs + Snatch

Build over the course of the 10 sets to something heavy. A Snatch Lift-Off is the first portion of the snatch, from the ground to the knees. Keep your torso angle consistent through all phases of this lift-off, and pause 2-seconds at the knees each lift-off. After your two lift-offs, reset and perform a full snatch.

B.
For time:
Row 800 Meters
30 Power Snatches (135/95 lbs)
20 Burpee Box Jump Overs

The 30 power snatches should take no more than 5 minutes, so please modify the weight for the appropriate stimulus.

Boom Lite

A.
Every 90 seconds, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1 – Snatch-Grip Romanian Deadlift x 8 reps @ 4011
Station 2 – Barbell Roll-Outs x 12-15 reps
Station 3 – Single-Arm Dumbbell Row x 8 reps each @ 2111
Station 4 – Banded Glute Bridges x 30 reps @ 10X0

B.
For time:
Row 800 Meters
75 Kettlebell Swings
20 Burpee Box Step Ups

Tuesday May 15th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Tuesday

A.
Every 3 minutes, for 18 minutes (6 sets) of:
Pause Front Squat x 1 rep @ 32X1

Build over the course of the 6 sets to today’s 1-RM Pause Front Squat.

B.
Four sets for max reps of cleans against a 2-minute running clock, with 2 minutes of rest between sets:
Row 250 Meters
Squat Cleans (135/95 lbs)

Boom Lite

A.
Three sets of:
Goblet Squat x 8-12 reps @ 21X0
Rest 45 seconds
Resistance Band Face Pulls x 12-15 reps @ 2011
Rest 45 seconds
Kettlebell Swings x 15-20 reps
Rest 45 seconds
Strict Supinated-Grip Pull-Ups x 6-10 reps
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Four sets for max reps of air squats against a 2-minute running clock, with 2 minutes of rest between sets:
Row 250 Meters
Air Squats

Monday May 14th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Monday

Part 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

Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
5 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
10 Ring Dips
15 Push-Ups
30 Double-Unders

Boom Lite

A.
Every 90 seconds, for 18 minutes (3 sets) of:
Station 1 – Landmine Press (right) x 8 reps @ 2111
Station 2 – Landmine Press (left) x 8 reps @ 2111
Station 3 – Supinated-Grip Bent-Over Barbell Row x 8 reps @ 2111
Station 4 – Hollow Hold x 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
10 Calories of Rowing
10 L-Seated Dumbbell Presses
10 Stationary Dips
10 Push-Ups

Friday May 11th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Friday

A.
Deadlift x 15 reps @ 2011
Rest 15-20 seconds
Strict Handstand Push-Ups x Max Reps in 60 seconds
Rest 2 minutes
Deadlift x 10 reps @ 2011
Rest 15-20 seconds
Strict Handstand Push-Ups x Max Reps in 60 seconds
Rest 2 minutes
Deadlift x 5 reps @ 2011
Rest 15-20 seconds
Strict Handstand Push-Ups x Max Reps in 60 seconds

B.
Against a 2-minute running clock, complete as many rounds and reps as possible of:
5 Power Snatches (115/75 lbs)
10 Push Press (115/75 lbs)
Rest 2 minutes between sets, and complete a total of 4 sets for max reps.

Boom Lite

A.
Three sets of:
Death March x 16-20 steps @ 2011
Rest 45 seconds
Tempo Push-Ups x 15 reps @ 1111
Rest 45 seconds
Alternating Reverse Lunges with DBs x 20 reps @ 1010
Rest 90 seconds

B.
Four sets of:
30 seconds of Kettlebell Swings
30 seconds of Rest
30 seconds of Dumbbell Push Press
30 seconds of Rest
30 seconds of Anchored Sit-Ups
30 seconds of Rest
30 seconds of Wall Sits
30 seconds of Rest

Thursday May 10th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Thursday

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.
Two sets for times of:
30/25 Calories of Rowing
20 Burpee Box Jump-Overs (30″/24″)
Rest 6 minutes

You have a long rest period for this workout, but the expectation is that it will be a 100% effort sprint when you’re working.

Boom Lite

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 rounds of:
Row 500/400 Meters
20 Push-Ups
30-second Side Plank (Left)
30-second Side Plank (Right)

Wednesday May 9th 2018

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Wednesday

A.
Every 3 minutes, for 15 minutes (5 sets) of:
Back Squat x 4 reps

*Sets 1-4 – 4 reps @ 78-85%
*Set 5 – Max Reps @ 82-85%

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
5 Burpee Pull-Ups
10 Alternating Single-Arm Dumbbell Snatches (55/35 lbs)
20 Wall Ball Shots (20/14 lbs)

Boom Lite

A.
Three sets of:
Back Squat x 4-6 reps @ 3011
Rest 45 seconds
Walking Lunges with Dumbbells x 20 steps @ 1010
Rest 45 seconds
Single-Arm Trap 3 Raises x 8-10 reps @ 2111
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 10 minutes of:
5 Strict Pull-Ups
10 Kettlebell Swings
20 Air Squats

 

Tuesday May 8th 2018

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Tuesday

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 16 minutes (8 sets):
Power Clean + Power Jerk

Build over the course of the 8 sets to today’s heavy.

B.
“Grace”
For time:
30 Ground to Overhead (135/95 lbs)

Boom Lite

A.
Three sets of:
Hanging Med-Ball Hamstring Curls x 10-12 reps @ 2111
Rest 45 seconds
Bulgarian Goat Bag Swings x 12 reps @ 3011
Rest 45 seconds
Prone Plank Hold x 60 seconds
Rest 45 seconds

B.
For time:
500 Meter Row
50 Kettlebell Swings (24/16 kg)

 

Monday May 7th 2018

By | Workout of the Day

Monday!

Part 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.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
20 Toes to Bar
20 Ring Dips

Boom Lite:

A.
Four sets of:
Dumbbell Press x 6-8 reps @ 2110
Rest 45 seconds
Single-Leg Hip Bridge x 6-8 reps each leg @ 3011
Rest 45 seconds
Bottom’s Up Kettlebell Carry x 100′ each arm
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
30 V-Ups or 20 Hanging Knee Raises
20 Stationary Dips