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Bobby demonstrating the scap pinch during a chest-to-bar pullup

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CrossFit WOD for Champagne Friday 6/15

CGO 18.5 aka CGO 11.6 aka CGO 12.5 – Rx Division

AMRAP in 7 minutes:
3-6-9-12-15-18-etc. of
thrusters, 45/29kg
chest-to-bar pullups

CGO 18.5 aka CGO 11.6 aka CGO 12.5 – Scaled Division

AMRAP in 7 minutes:
3-6-9-12-15-18-etc. of
thrusters, 29/20kg
jumping chin-over-bar pullups

Post score to whiteboard!

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

3 front squats
hang clean + clean
then establish a heavy clean & jerk

Powerlifting WOD – Week 3/3, Day 3/3

seated box jumps 5×1

PRESS 60/5, 75/5, 85/3, 95/1+
DEADLIFT 50/5, 60/3, 70/1, 75/AMRAP

bicep openers 3×5
tricep openers 3×5
tabata assault bike

CrossFit WOD for Saturday 5/16

9am
– establish a heavy SNATCH within 20 minutes
– establish a heavy CLEAN & JERK within 20 minutes

10am
– establish a heavy BENCH PRESS within 20 minutes
– establish a heavy BACK SQUAT within 20 minutes

11am
– establish a heavy STRICT/PUSH PRESS within 20 minutes
– establish a heavy DEADLIFT within 20 minutes

CrossFit WOD for Sunday 5/17

3 rounds for time:
300m farmer’s walk, 2x 24/16kg
20 GHDSU
10 muscle-ups

Here’s hoping for a 0% chance of rowing again and a 90% chance for pullups!

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CrossFit WOD for Thursday 3/1

for time:
50 kettlebell swings*
400m run
400m farmer’s carry*
400m run
25 kettlebell shoulder-to-overhead*
50 calorie row
50 renengade rows
50 calorie row
25 kettlebell snatch*
400m run
400m farmer’s carry
400m run
50 perfectly-vertical kettlebell swings

* indicates double kettlebells

Post time to whiteboard!

Andrea during the Seattle Affiliate League 2014

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+ Your Life Is Not an Endless PR. Stop Treating Your Training That Way – Athlete Daily
+ Olympic Weightlifting and Powerlifting programs begin this coming Monday. Registration for the either cycle ends IN ONE WEEK so you have a chance to try out the class and see the new formats. If you’d like to continue past the first week you must be registered. Overviews coming soon.
+ The Foundation CrossFit Post-Holiday Party is on Saturday 1/27 at The Garage (on Broadway). 6pm until last call probably…

CrossFit WOD for Friday 1/5

“JACKIE”

for time:
1000m row
50 thrusters, 20/15kg
30 pullups

then

20 minutes to establish a back squat 1RM

Performance = unbroken thrusters and c2b pullups. Post results to whiteboard!

Gymnastics Strength WOD

single leg strength development!

Kettlebell WOD

Movement patterns, Rack and OH work, Shoulder and hip mobility, Swings, presses and squats.

Watching Castro explain the workout scheme

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+ CrossFit Open 17.3 Prep, Tips, and Strategy – The Movement Fix

CrossFit WOD for Champagne Friday 3/10

Rx Division

Prior to 8:00, complete:
3 rounds of:
6 chest-to-bar pull-ups
6 squat snatches, 43/29kg
Then, 3 rounds of:
7 chest-to-bar pull-ups
5 squat snatches, 61/43kg
*Prior to 12:00, complete 3 rounds of:
8 chest-to-bar pull-ups
4 squat snatches, 83/61kg
*Prior to 16:00, complete 3 rounds of:
9 chest-to-bar pull-ups
3 squat snatches, 102/70kg
*Prior to 20:00, complete 3 rounds of:
10 chest-to-bar pull-ups
2 squat snatches, 111/79kg
Prior to 24:00, complete 3 rounds of:
11 chest-to-bar pull-ups
1 squat snatch 120/83kg

*If all reps are completed, time cap extends by 4 minutes.

Scaled Division

Prior to 8:00, complete:
3 rounds of:
6 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
6 squat snatches, 20/15kg
Then, 3 rounds of:
7 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
5 squat snatches, 34/25kg
*Prior to 12:00, complete 3 rounds of:
8 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
4 squat snatches, 43/29kg
*Prior to 16:00, complete 3 rounds of:
9 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
3 squat snatches, 52/34kg
*Prior to 20:00, complete 3 rounds of:
10 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
2 squat snatches, 61/43kg
Prior to 24:00, complete 3 rounds of:
11 jumping (chin-over-bar) pullups
1 squat snatch 70/47kg

*If all reps are completed, time cap extends by 4 minutes.

Scaled Division Note: Squat snatches or power snatches with overhead squats permitted.

Post results to whiteboard!

Olympic Weightlifting WOD

lifts: overhead squats, snatch + snatch balances, clean + front squat + jerk
accessories: partner leg lifts, back hyperextensions, downward dog