WOD 6-30-16

10 Reps Towards KB Perfection For Time: Prescribed weight – whatever you need to perform perfect reps.  Perform 10 reps each arm for all one-arm exercises. 10 One-arm Floor Presses R/L 10 Arm-Bar Stretches R/L 10 Double Floor Presses 10 Turkish Get Ups R/L 10 Military Press R/L 10 Push-Presses R/L 10 Russian Swings 10…

WOD 6-29-16

3 Rounds For Time: 10 Turkish Get-ups (each side) 24 kg KB 10 Muscle ups Note:  Keep strict form, be smooth do not rush your TGUs.  It’s a timed event but not a race.  Switch sides after each rep.  Quality reps are essential – smooth is fast.  Do not sacrifice form for time! The Constitution of…

WOD 6-28-16

Warm up 50 KB Snatches each arm (12 or 16 kg) 5 Rounds for Time: 3 Deadlifts (85% 1 rep max) 5 reps of “skin the cat” – to – L-sit Pull up (on bar or rings) Cool Down 50 Double KB Clean & Jerk (or push press) (12-16 kg) Constitutional Convention September 17, 1787, called…

WOD 6-27-16

H2H Skill -Fun – Day! Warm-up 5 minutes SHOT Drills Practice 5 H2H Drills – 1 round of each drill of choice; 2 Minute Rounds/ 30 seconds rest between rounds Have Fun! Congress of the Confederation 1783, ratified a peace teaty with Great Britain at the close of the Revolutionary War.  The treaty began: “In the…

WOD 6-25-16

5 Rounds for time: 3 Power Cleans (165#) 3 Front Squats (165#) 1 Push Jerk (165#) Note: Be very technical on the above lifts.  Scale up or down as necessary. Finish with 3 Rounds of: 3  Clean Grip High-Pulls (205#) Note: The CGHPs are for power development, don’t let a weak or taxed grip be…

6-24-16

Warm-up 10 Arm-Bar Stretch to Turkish Get-up combos R/L (24 kg KB) 5 rounds for Time: 10 Handstand Kick-ups (hold handstand for 3-5 seconds) Note: OK to use wall for spotting overbalance. 5 Strict Hanging Leg Raises (legs & arms straight) 3 Headstand presses (from rings- feel free to use bands for assistance/balance) 10 Snatch…

WOD 6-23-16

AMRAP 20 minutes (i.e. As Many Reps as Possible) 3 Muscle ups 5 KB swing (32 kg) 7 Box Jumps Continental Congress July 9, 1776, authorized the Continental Army to provide chaplains for their troops.  On that same day, General George Washington, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, issued the order to appoint chaplains to…

WOD 6-22-16

KB Fran 21-15-9 Thrusters (2 – 16 kg KBs) Pull-ups Continental Congress, July 3, 1776 the after Congress approved the wording of the Declaration of Independence, John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail, reflecting on what he had shared in Congress and with prophetic insight, declaring the improtance of that day: “I am apt to…

WOD 6-21-16

KB Linda 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 reps for time: 1.5 x BW Deadlift Double KB Floor Press (40 kg or 32 kg) .75 x BW Clean Continental Congress, July 8, 1776, for the first time read the Declaration of Independence publicly, as the famous “Liberty Bell” was run.  Congress then established a three-man committee, consisting of Thomas Jefferson, John…