05
02
2019

High Intensity

Alrighty y’all. Here we are. The last post in a three-part series on the pillars of CrossFit. This one is going to get “intense” 😀 So what is intensity? As you all know by now, I’m a big fan of defining things. It may be an annoying quirk to some of you, but unless we define our terms, we can’t actually have a discussion. That is why I insist upon defining terms. If you want to talk to your friends about who the best quarterback of all time is or which of Taylor Swift’s albums is the best, you h...

04
04
2019

Uncommon WOD – 040519

Part A Choose Your Lift. 3 Reps Every 2 Minutes for 16 Minutes Snatch-Overhead Squat-Front Squat Part B 8 minute AMRAP Side Shuffle 8 Lengths 16 Alternating Dumbbell Snatch (50/35) 8 Dumbbell Overhead Squat (4 each side)

04
03
2019

Uncommon WOD – 040419

Part A 3 Sets of Bench Press 3 Reps Immediately into Farmers Carry 120 Feet Rest as needed Part B 15 minute AMRAP 5 Strict Handstand Push-ups 30 Feet Handstand Walk 5 Ring Muscle-ups 30 Double-unders   Scaled 5 Dumbbell Push-press (These need to be heavy) Bear Crawl 60 Feet or Handstand Walk with Cart 30 Feet 8 Pull-ups 30 Double-unders or Attempts

04
02
2019

Uncommon WOD – 040319

In Teams of Two For Time: 30 Sandbag Thrusters Run 600 Meters as a team 30 Sandbag Ground to over Shoulder Run 600 Meters as a team 30 Sandbag Front Squats (This is done in the front rack) 600 Meter Sandbag Carry as a team

04
01
2019

Uncommon WOD – 040219

Part A Every 90 seconds for 9 minutes Power Clean + Power Jerk + Power Clean + Power jerk Part B For Time Complete Reps of: 30-25-15-10 Burpees Over The Bar 3-3-3-3 Power Clean at 80% of Max Power Clean

04
01
2019

FUNctional Movements!

Hello again, everybody! This is the second part of a three-part series on the pillars of CrossFit. The first part was on “Constantly Varied”, which you can read HERE. Fair warning, we are going to be talking about possibly the BUZZIEST of health and fitness buzzwords today. So there will be a bit of unpacking before we can dive into why functional movements are good for you and why you should do them. First of all, we have to define what a functional movement is before we can talk about why it i...

03
31
2019

Uncommon WOD – 040119

“OPEN WOD 19.5” I know everybody enjoyed this workout so we are goooooooaoaaaaaaahahahaha just kidding! Couldn’t help myself.   Part A 3 Sets of Rope Sled Pull Sandbag Carry 100ft (Carry should be heavy. Set bags on boxes so lifting doesn’t limit carry) Part B 4 Rounds For Time of: 23 Medball Cleans (20/14) 18 Wallballs (20/14) 13 Pull-ups