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August 13, 2018

Appreciate what you have in your life, where you are, and what you’ve accomplished. Setting goals and moving forward is important but, if you’re not happy with what you have or what you’ve done, what makes you think you’ll be happy with more? Reflect. Give gratitude. Continue the journey.   Back Squat Build to “tough”

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August 3, 2018

“Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.” – St. Jerome Snatch Warmup Series – DROM Drills – PVC/Barbell Warmup Snatch (work to TOUGH single for the day) Snatch Balance (5×5) Begin at 50% of 1rm snatch. Build each set. (5-10lbs) Rest 1:30 b/t sets MetCon

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July 31, 2018

Desire to improve. Not a desire to win, to PR, or achieve some insanely notable feat, but to just improve. Improvement over time. Slow and steady. Improvement that you know isn’t a fluke or a stroke of good luck. When you’ve worked hard, paid your dues, and put in the consistent effort to earn the

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July 30, 2018

Just because you’re alive, doesn’t mean you’re living. Be intentional. Weightlifting 15min to build to “Tough” Clean single Metcon (Time) For Time 21-15-9 ring dips pull-ups box jumps (24″/20″)

July 26, 2018

Use rest / active rest days to make a conscious effort to recover. Take action to improve your overall health and/or performance. Here are just a few of my favorite techniques to help me make the most of my rest days: Swimming or Bike ride Both of these allow us to get out of the

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July 16, 2018

Crazy isn’t trying the something new. Crazy is doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting a different result. If you’re unhappy with something in your life, make a change. Don’t hope, wish, or pray. ACT.   Warm Up 3 sets 3 KBS 3 right side FR – back step lunges 3 left

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June 22, 2018

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself” – Leo Tolstoy 4 rounds (NFT) 5 Russian KBS (moderate) 5 push-ups 5 Sum DL HP with KB 5 squats Metcon (Time) 4 rounds for time 15 DL (225/155) 400m run or 20/16 AB cals CAP: 14min

June 6, 2018 – When to Stop

3 rounds for quality 5 strict t2b / strict hanging knee raise 20 DUs 1 wall walk Metcon (Time) 3 rounds for time 20 DUs 10 burpees 5 “Bear Complex” (155/105) Don’t stop when you’re tired. Don’t stop when you want to. Stop when you’re finished.

May 14, 2018: Low Hanging Fruit

WOD EMOM 10 Odd: 2 alt. TGU Even: 5 wall squats Burgener Warmup: 1. Down and up (shrug/extension) 2. Elbows high and outside (high pull) 3. Muscle snatch 4. Snatch land 5. Snatch drop 6. Hang power snatch Overhead Squat (5-5-5)   Snatch Balance (3-3-3)   Hang Squat Snatch (1-1-1) Low hanging fruit doesn’t taste

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Travis Marunde: My Story

  In 2010 I weighed 280 lbs.  Despite my efforts to be healthier and lose weight, spending hours in the gym multiple days a week and trying to “eat better”, nothing was working. I wasn’t seeing any results.  I was discouraged.  Being so unhealthy and so far from where I wanted to be, I started

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