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August 2019

Saturday August 31st 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Saturday

Warm-Up.
Tabata x 2 sets each of:
(20 seconds work followed by 10 seconds rest = 1 set)
– Single-Arm Plank
– Alternating Lateral Lunges
– Side Plank
– Air Squats
– Hollow Hold or Rock
– Plank Shoulder Taps
– V-Ups
– Bear Crawl
– Frog Jumps
– Wall Climbs

Then…

With a continuous running clock, perform the following for times:
0:00 – 1000 Meter Row
5:00 – 75 Shoulder to Overhead (115/75 lbs)
10:00 – 15 Ring Muscle-Ups or 30 Strict Pull-Ups
15:00 – 75 Dumbbell Thrusters (35/25 lbs)
20:00 – 75 Box Jump Overs (24″/20″)
25:00 – 800 Meter Run

Friday August 30th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Friday

Warm-Up.
Row 1000 meters

Followed by…

12-Minute Mobility for Hip Hinging

Followed by…

Three Sets:
5 Deadlifts
(practice touch and go cycling)
20-30 seconds Handstand Hold
(practice perfect hand placement each time)

Then…

A.
“Strict Diane”
Complete rounds of 21, 15 and 9 reps for time of:
225/155 lb Deadlifts
Strict Handstand Push-Ups

B.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets) of:
Station 1 – Barbell Hip Thrust x 6 reps @ 21X1
Station 2 – Band Pull-Aparts x 30 reps @ 1010
Station 3 – L-Sit x 60 seconds (accumulated time)

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Row 1000 meters

Followed by…

12-Minute Mobility for Hip Hinging

Followed by…

Two Sets:
10 Bird Dogs
10 Dead Bugs
3-5 Dragon Flags

Then…

A.
For time:
36 Kettlebell Swings
18 Knees to Elbows or Hanging Leg Raises
24 Kettlebell Swings
12 Knees to Elbows or Hanging Leg Raises
12 Kettlebell Swings
6 Knees to Elbows or Hanging Leg Raises

B.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets) of:
Station 1 – Barbell Hip Thrust x 6 reps @ 21X1
Station 2 – Band Pull-Aparts x 30 reps @ 1010
Station 3 – L-Sit x 60 seconds (accumulated time)

Thursday August 29th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Thursday

Two sets of:
30 Second Side Plank (left)
30 Second Scapular Circles from Push-Up Position
30 Second Side Plank (right)
30 Second Supinated-Grip Hang from Pull-Up Bar
Rest 30 seconds
12 Alternating Bowler’s Squats
12 Alternating Cossack Squats
12 Band Pull-Throughs
Rest as needed

Then…

A.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
20 Calories of Rowing
15 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups

Rest 4 minutes, and when the running clock reaches 12:00…

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
30 Double-Unders
12 Wall Ball Shots (20/14 lbs)

Rest 4 minutes, and when the running clock reaches 24:00…

C.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
200 Meter Run
10 Burpees

Boom Lite

A.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
20 Calories of Rowing
10 Strict Pull-Ups

Rest 4 minutes, and when the running clock reaches 12:00…

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
24 Lateral Jumps Over Parallette
12 Wall Ball Shots

Rest 4 minutes, and when the running clock reaches 24:00…

C.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
200 Meter Run
10 Burpees

Wednesday August 28th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Wednesday

Warm-Up.
Two sets of:
Perform 30 seconds each of the following movements…
*Station 1 – Banded Palloff Hold (standing, squatting, kneeling – mix it up!)
*Station 2 – Banded Lateral Monster Walk
*Station 3 – Banded Squats
*Station 4 – Side Plank Hold
*Station 5 – Russian Step-Ups

Move through this with as little rest between movements as possible. It should take between 12-15 minutes in total.

Then…

A.
Back Squat
*Set 1 – 5 reps @ 65-70%
*Set 2 – 3 reps @ 75-80%
*Set 3 – 1 rep @ 85-90%
Rest 2-3 minutes

Followed by…

Every 2 minutes, for 10 minutes (5 sets):
Back Squat x 1 rep @ 95%

B.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
20 Alternating Dumbbell Snatches (55/35 lbs)
80-Foot Single-Arm Dumbbell Overhead Walking Lunges (55/35 lbs – 40-feet down and back, switch arms on return back)

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Two sets of:
Perform 30 seconds each of the following movements…
*Station 1 – Banded Palloff Hold (standing, squatting, kneeling – mix it up!)
*Station 2 – Banded Lateral Monster Walk
*Station 3 – Banded Squats
*Station 4 – Side Plank Hold
*Station 5 – Russian Step-Ups

Move through this with as little rest between movements as possible. It should take between 12-15 minutes in total.

Then…

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets) of:
Station 1 – Back Squat x 10 reps @ 20X1
Station 2 – Single-Arm Dumbbell Row x 8 reps each @ 2111
Station 3 – Hollow Rock or Hold x 60 seconds

B.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
20 Alternating Dumbbell Snatches
80-Foot Single-Arm Dumbbell Overhead Walking Lunges (40-feet down and back, switch arms on return back)

Tuesday August 27th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Tuesday

Warm-Up.

Every Minute on the Minute 6 minutes (3 sets):
Even – 3-5 Perfect Parallette Shoot-Throughs
Odd – 3 Romanian Deadlifts @ 2211 tempo

Then…

Every Minute on the Minute 6 minutes (3 sets):
Even – 20 seconds Support on Rings (top of dip) + 10 seconds Hold in Catch Position (bottom of dip)
Odd – 3 single-leg jumps (box or broad) per leg
(Complete all three on one leg before switching)

Followed by…

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 20 minutes (10 sets):
Power Clean x 1 rep

Build over the course of the 10 sets to today’s heavy.

B.
Option 1
Complete rounds of 9, 7 and 5 reps for time of:
205/145 lb Power Clean
Ring Muscle-Up

OR…

Option 2
For time:
15 Power Cleans (155/105 lbs)
30 Ring Dips
10 Power Cleans
20 Ring Dips
5 Power Cleans
10 Ring Dips

Compare today’s results to March, 6th,  2019.

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Every Minute on the Minute 6 minutes (3 sets):
Even – 3-5 Perfect Parallette Shoot-Throughs
Odd – 3 Romanian Deadlifts @ 2211 tempo
(Hold the bar at your launch position for 2 seconds – make any necessary position adjustments i.e. knees back or your thoracic iso hold)

Then…

Every Minute on the Minute 6 minutes (3 sets):
Even – 20 seconds Support on Rings (top of dip) + 10 seconds Hold in Catch Position (bottom of dip)
Odd – 3 single-leg jumps (box or broad) per leg
(Complete all three on one leg before switching)

Followed by…

A.
Three sets of:
Hanging Med-Ball Hamstring Curls x 10-12 reps @ 2111
Rest 45 seconds
100-Foot Bottom’s Up Kettlebell Carry – 50-foot each arm
Rest 45 seconds
Bulgarian Goat Bag Swings x 10 reps @ 3011
Rest 45 seconds
Side Plank Hold x 45 seconds each side
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
10/7 Calories of Rowing
10 Stationary Dips
20 Kettlebell Swings

Monday August 26th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Monday

Warm-Up.
Overhead Movement Prep

A.
Take 20 minutes to build to today’s 1-RM Push Press

Compare results to February 26, 2019.

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
4 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
8 Strict Pull-Ups
12 Alternating Pistols

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Overhead Movement Prep

A.
Every 90 seconds, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1 – Landmine Press (Left) x 8-10 reps @ 21X1
Station 2 – Landmine Press (Right) x 8-10 reps @ 21X1
Station 3 – Supine Ring Rows x 8-10 reps @ 2111
Station 4 – Prone Plank x 45-60 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of:
8 Push-Ups
12 V-Ups
16 Cossack Squats

Saturday August 24th 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Saturday

Warm-Up

Tabata x 2 sets each of:
(20 seconds work followed by 10 seconds rest = 1 set)
– Single-Arm Plank
– Alternating Lateral Lunges
– Side Plank
– Air Squats
– Hollow Hold or Rock
– Plank Shoulder Taps
– V-Ups
– Bear Crawl
– Frog Jumps
– Wall Climbs

Then…

Five rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
30 Wall Ball Shots (20/14 lbs)
20 Kettlebell Swings (24/16 kg)

Thursday August 22nd 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Thursday

Warm-Up.
Thoracic Iso Holds
12-Minute Mobility for Hip Hinge Day

Then…

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 12 minutes (6 sets) of:
Deadlift
*Set 1 – 8 reps @ 50%
*Set 2 – 6 reps @ 60%
*Set 3 – 4 reps @ 70%
*Set 4 – 2 reps @ 80%
*Set 5 – 2 reps @ 90%
*Set 6 – 5 reps @ 75%

B.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
30 Walking Lunges with Dumbbell Farmer’s Carry (55/35 lbs)
15 Devil’s Presses (55/35 lb DBs)

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Thoracic Iso Holds
12-Minute Mobility for Hip Hinge Day

Then…

A.
Every 90 seconds, for 12 minutes (2 sets):
Station 1 – Barbell Hip Thrusts x 8-10 reps @ 20X1
Station 2 – Kettlebell Sumo Stiff-Legged Deadlifts x 20 reps @ 1010
Station 3 – Farmer’s Carry x 100 Meters
Station 4 – Prone Plank x 45-60 seconds

B.
Three rounds for time of:
400 Meter Run
30 Kettlebell Swings
30 Walking Lunges with Dumbbell Farmer’s Carry

Wednesday August 21st 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Wednesday

Warm-Up.
Wall Slides x 10 @ 3030
Pec Activation

Followed by…

Every Minute on the Minute for 6 minutes (2 sets):
Station 1 – Parallette Shoot-Throughs x 3-5 reps
Station 2 – Banded Glute Bridges x 10
Station 3 – Lat Insertion Pull-Ups x 5-10 reps

Then…

A.
Three sets of:
Dumbbell Bench Press x 8 reps @ 20X1
Rest 45 seconds
Band Pull-Aparts x 8-10 reps @ 2111
Rest 45 seconds
Side Plank x 45 seconds each side
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
45 Double-Unders
20/15 Push-Ups
15 Chest-to-Bar Pull-Ups

Boom Lite

Warm-Up.
Wall Slides x 10 @ 3030
Pec Activation

Followed by…

Every Minute on the Minute for 6 minutes (2 sets):
Station 1 – Parallette Shoot-Throughs x 3-5 reps
Station 2 – Banded Glute Bridges x 10
Station 3 – Lat Insertion Pull-Ups x 5-10 reps

Then…

A.
Three sets of:
Dumbbell Bench Press x 8 reps @ 20X1
Rest 45 seconds
Band Pull-Aparts x 8-10 reps @ 2111
Rest 45 seconds
Side Plank x 45 seconds each side
Rest 45 seconds

B.
Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
30 Lateral Jumps Over Parallette
15/10 Push-Ups
10 Strict Pull-Ups

Friday August 23rd 2019

By | Workout of the Day

Warm-Up.
Full Body CARs Routine

Followed by…

Static Hang x 60 seconds (accumulate if needed)
Y’s, T’s & W’s x 5 reps each
Handstand Hold x 60 seconds (accumulate if needed)

Then…

A.
Every 2 minutes, for 18 minutes (3 sets of each):
Station 1: Stationary Dips x 10-12 reps @ 2111
Station 2: Nose-to-Wall Handstand Hold x 60 seconds
Station 3: L-Sit x 45-60 seconds (accumulated)

B.
Every minute, on the minute, for 16 minutes (4 sets of each) for Max Reps/Cals:
Minute 1 – Rowing (for calories)
Minute 2 – Strict Handstand Push-Ups or L-Seated DB Presses
Minute 3 – Strict Pull-Ups
Minute 4 – 30-Second Front Leaning Rest on Rings
(use the 30 seconds after your front leaning rest to note number of cals/reps achieved in the first 3 stations)

Boom Lite

Same as above.