The unfortunate part: both Tina L and Gus L are leaving their positions as coaches to fully commit their time to new opportunities as of December 1st. The fortunate part: you’ll still be seeing them around as athletes!

We wish them only the best and cherish the time they spent as part of the Training Team. I, for one, will miss their humor, their contributions to the FCF philosophy, and maybe most of all their leadership.


Come on by Wednesday morning where we’ll be serving coffee and donuts!

 

Happy Thanksgiving from the FCF fam to you and yours!

CrossFit WOD for Thursday 11/23

TURKEY TROT

in cumulative song format, for time:
100m med ball carry, 20/14#
2 muscle-up
3 toes-to-bar
4 kettlebell wall ball substitute, 32/24kg
5 ring rows
6 archer pushup
7 kettlebell SDHP, 32/24kg
8 wall ball, 20/14#
9 icky shuffles
10 jumping lunges
11 broad jumps

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This past Sunday Adrian competed at the Olympic Fall Classic Weightlifting Meet in Olympia. A number of the squat came by to support!

He went 3 for 6, hitting 104/132/236 and earning 2nd place! Want to see what it’s like at a weightlifting meet? SIGN UP FOR OUR IN-HOUSE MEET HERE.

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CrossFit WOD for Wednesday 11/22

(NOT CINDY)

AMRAP in 20 minutes:
5 pullups
10 push press, 35/25kg
15 squats

OR

(NOT MARY)

AMRAP in 20 minutes:
5 HSPU
10 weighted step-ups, 2×50/35lbs dumbbells OR 2×24/16kg kettlebells
15 pullups

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Olympic Weightlifting WOD – Week 3/4, Day 2/3

high pull + power clean + CJ
pull + clean + 2 jerks
tempo front squat

Kettlebell WOD

 

The other week we saw our November FOUNDATIONS group graduate from our on-ramp.

Welcome these new faces to the gym!

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+ The Best Damn Squat Mobility Article. Period. – JTS Strength

CrossFit WOD for Tuesday 11/21

7 rounds for time:
200 single unders
15 hand-release pushups
30 situps

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Competitive Exercise – 6am

EMOM for 14 minutes:
– 2 strict muscle-ups
– 4 handstand pushups
– 6 up & overs, armpit height

“PENNIES”

for time:
6 squat cleans, 102/61kg
6 muscle-ups
400m run
6 squat cleans, 102/61kg
6 muscle-ups
400m run
6 squat cleans, 102/61kg
6 muscle-ups
400m run
6 squat cleans, 102/61kg
6 muscle-ups

HIIT WOD – Short Interval – 12pm

tabata squat jacks
tabata plank shoulder taps
tabata frog pumps
tabata one-arm row

:30/:15 for 10:00
3 ladders
6 burpee step ups
9 mb squat thrust + wall chest pass

:40/:20 for 7:00
30 russian twists, BW
20 elevated front foot jumping lunges
10 ab-wheels

HIIT WOD – Short Interval – 5:30pm

Mobility

Core Work (with partner)
3 Rounds
1 min each

1. Plank High 5s
2. Side Plank (Switch @ 30Ses) with Wall Ball Rolls
3. Situps with Wall Ball Throws
4. Rest in Up Dog or Low Cobra

4 rounds,
1 Min at Stations (10 Sec Transitions)

1. Battle Ropes
2. Box Step Ups with High Knee or Kick
3. Rowing
4. Jump Rope
5. KBS
-One Lap Around Block between Rounds

It’s a Holiday Week! Here’s our schedule:
As always, you’ll avoid the confusion if you are RSVPing for your classes via ZenPlanner!

There’s still plenty of room for our In-House Weightlifting Meet on December 2nd, starting at 12pm. Register for that here.

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+ The Mighty Nerd: Turn and Burn – CrossFit Journal

CrossFit WOD for Monday 11/20

every 2 minutes for 12 minutes:
3 deadlifts
4 hang power cleans
5 front squats
6 strict dips

then

150 kettlebell push presses for time

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Olympic Weightlifting WOD – Week 3/4, Day 1/3

high pull + power snatch + snatch
pull + snatch + ohs
tempo back squat (3sec down)
+ accessories

Kettlebell WOD

 

Teddy B

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+ What Does Discipline Look Like? – Invictus Fitness

CrossFit WOD for Friday 11/17

“BRADSHAW”

10 rounds for time:
3 handstand pushups
6 deadlifts, 102/65kg
12 pullups
24 double unders

U.S. Army First Lieutenant Brian Bradshaw, 24, of Steilacoom, Washington, assigned to the 1st Battalion, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Airborne Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, based in Fort Richardson, Alaska, died in Kheyl, Afghanistan, on June 25th, 2009, from wounds suffered when insurgents detonated a roadside bomb near his vehicle. He is survived by his parents, Paul and Mary, and brother Robert.

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Olympic Weightlifting WOD – Week 2/4, Day 3/3

Coach’s choice!

Powerlifting WOD – Week 7/7, Day 3/4

bench press 1RM, jerk 1RM, accessories

Kettlebell WOD

Abridged Primal Movement Warmup and Mobility

Rack and OH work

Shoulder and hip mobility

Swings, presses and squats.

We all look forward to meeting Olga & Guillaume’s little one!

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+ Two Minutes of Sprint-Interval Exercise Elicits 24-hr Oxygen Consumption Similar to That of 30 min of Continuous Endurance Exercise – Research Gate (via Sarah A)

CrossFit WOD for Thursday 11/16

PregNANCY (Get it?!)

5 rounds for time:
500m row
8 push press, 52/38kg
7 overhead squats, 52/38kg

If you can wear body armor/weight vest/ruck/or 20/14lbs med ball on your front side, do it!

Post time to whiteboard!

HIIT Classes today are Long Interval