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While the normal standard for the pullup is ‘chin higher than hands’, it’s better to train chest-to-bar to build a better strength and stamina buffer.

This will be all too important when we get to MURPH in May.

IN-GYM WORKOUT for Saturday 4/17/2021

LYNNE

5 rounds for max total reps
Max-rep bench press, .7BW/BW
Max-rep pullups

Each round should be scored in your journal. Post total bench press reps/total pullups.

READ: Regular Exercise May Help Protect Against Severe Covid – NY Times
WATCH:

Preparing to lift weights is like telling a good joke: it’s all about the setup!

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CrossFit WOD for Tuesday 4/24

LYNNE

5 rounds for max reps:
max bench press, BW/.65BW
max pullups

Post score to whiteboard!

HIIT WOD

3:00 on, 1:00 off
– 1 ramp run
– 3 bench over & under
– 9 rolling v-up
Go for 15:00

2:00 on, 1:00 off twice
1. knuckle drag sandbag
2. body drag sandbag
3. plate jumps

2 rounds
1:00 burpees, :30 rest
1:00 jumping lunges, :30 rest
1:00 bear crawl, :30 rest
1:00 primal crawl, :30 rest

tabata one-arm plank (switch arms every round)

max wall sit (no hands on legs)

Gymnastic Strength WOD

hip extension work

This past weekend Gabrielle and Vicky both competed at the Trident Classic 2017 Weightlifting Meet at Trident Athletics down in Tacoma. It was their first competition, in the Open and Novice division respectively.

Gabrielle qualified for the American Open Series 2017 with her performance. Vicky took a podium spot in the Novice Divison. Wish them a congrats next time you see them!

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CrossFit WOD for Monday 2/13

5 round superset:
bench press 3×80%
tempo pullups 5×6
(2:00 rest)

tag teams 5k row for time. Switch every 250m.

Post 5k time to whiteboard.

Olympic Weightlifting WOD

Welcome to the 2nd cycle of the year!

lifts: back squats, snatch takeoff + slow pull + snatch, snatch push press
accessories: legs, hips, back

Kettlebell WOD