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Workout of the Day: Sunday, 5.4.14

Sunday Benchmark Wallball science at it’s finest. Movement Prep:  Track Warmup Skill: Box Jump and WallBalls, work on accuracy and consistency. Conditioning: “Kelly” 5 rounds for time 400m Run 30 Box Jumps (24/20) 30 Wallballs (20/14)

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Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 4.29.14

Tuesday Overhead Squat He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger. – Confucius The video below is for your own knowledge. Tuesday SMR: Lax Ball Traps in Glute Bridge, 10 passes/side, Lax Ball Kneeling Release, 30 sec/side Movement Prep: 2 rounds – 10 […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 4.18.14

Saturday’s Bring a Friend Session is being moved from 9am to – 11am – this week. Only the best of friends CrossFit together. Also tonight is Ave’s and Cassie’s going away party.  Festivities will begin following our night classes.  Stop by, and bid farewell to some stellar people.  Friday SMR: Lax Ball Glutes, 10 passes/side […]

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Workout of the Day: Thursday, 4.17.14

Today we are doing our own version of “Nicole.” Make sure you take care of your hands. The video below is Donny Shankle explaining how to keep your mits clean. Thursday SMR: Foam Roll as needed, 5 min Bretzels, 1min/pose (4min total) Movement Prep: Barbell Warm Up Strength Complex: 3 Position Clean (Clean from position […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 4.16.14

 Bench Day!  Wear sleeveless shirts just in case. Solid Lunges from the morning crew Wednesday SMR: Lax ball Pecs, 10 raises/side Lax ball Shoulders, 1 min/side Movement Prep: Band Pull Apart Series, 10 reps/position – 60ft bear crawl – 60ft crab walk Accessory: Banded upper body walks 10 steps/side x 2 Strength: Superset: Barbell Bench Press 3×8@75-85% […]

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Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 4.15.14

If you have a sticky Overhead Squat, then come in early and start mobilizing! The video below is classic  KStar. Simple and effective. Above, Ross is fully focused on form. Tuesday SMR: Lax Ball Traps in Glute Bridge, 10 passes/side Lax Ball Kneeling Release, 30 sec/side Movement Prep: 2 rounds, Banded Low Trap Pull Down, […]

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Workout of the Day: Monday, 4.14.14

Week Two into our CrossFit Total 2 aka “The BRO-total”  Cycle.  This week we plan on shifting the volume of our work.  Make sure you take extra care of yourself. We like to use the analogy that our body is a bank. Look at exercise as withdraws, and mobility/rest as deposits. You can’t withdraw from […]

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Workout of the Day: Sunday, 4.13.14

“Sunday Benchmark Workout” Each Sunday will feature a benchmark workout during this cycle! SMR: General Foam Roll/Lax Ball, 5 min Movement Prep: Track Warm Up Skill Review:  American Kettlebell Swing Conditioning: “Helen” – Three rounds for time Run 400m 21 Kettlebell Swings (1.5/1) 12 Pullups Don’t forget to buy tickets for CrossFit Regionals HERE 

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Workout of the Day: Sunday, 12.8.13

Jordan carrying a Jordan at the Rittenhouse Run last year! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball Hips and Shoulders, 5 minutes. 2 rounds of: Samson Step Lunge – 1 minute, Adductor Mob – 1 minute, Dead Bug – 1 minute. STRENGTH: Front Squat: Complete 3 reps every 2 minutes for 20 minutes following […]

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Workout of the Day: Monday, 7/15/13

Happy Monday, y’all. Below, Coach Tim and Coach Rachel demoing the partner assisted lat stretch. Pay special attention to Tim’s joyful expression.   WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Foam roll and lax ball as needed, 5 minutes. Spiderman stretch, 1 minute per side. Partner assisted lat stretch, 1 minute. Then, 1 PERFECT round of […]