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August 17, 2018

Ask questions. Be endlessly curious about the things happening in your life. You’ll never be sad that you learned to much. Always be a student. Overhead Squat Build to tough set of 4 reps Snatch EMOM 5: 2 squat snatches Min 1 @ 65% Min 2 @ 68% Min 3 @ 70% Min 4 @

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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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August 1, 2018

Kalamazoo Strength and Conditioning is a community. A group of people with diverse characteristics who are linked by social ties, share common perspectives, and engage in joint action in geographical locations or settings. This is important for a couple different reasons. Most importantly, the opportunity to meet new people with two notable traits: a common

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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 11, 2018

Don’t chase your friends. Don’t chase your enemies. Find what sets your soul on fire. Find what allows your to spend countless hours and efforts yet, never depletes you and instead leaves you energized and invigorated. Find what you truly LOVE, and pursue it, endlessly. MetCon Hotshots 19 6 Rounds for time of: 30 Squats

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June 20, 2018

Snatch (Every 1:30 x 6 sets: 1+1+1) Each set = 1 Sn. Liftoff + 1 Sn. Pull + 1 Power Snatch *Focus on mechanics and hitting each position. Weight should be light – moderate. * Those that know their 1RM snatch – working sets of 65-75% of 1RM snatch Metcon (AMRAP – Reps) 10x 1-minute

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June 18, 2018

4 rounds NFT (not for time) 5 wall squats 5 PVC shoulder passthroughs 5 OH squats w/PVC Overhead Squat (15min to build to moderate triple) MetCon Nancy (Time) 5 Rounds for time of: 400m Run 15 Overhead Squats, 95# / 65# Focus on what you can control, not the stresses that are out of your

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June 11, 2018

3 rounds for Quality 7 wall squats 6 KB Front Rack walking lunges 5 KBS + Back Squat (5×3 @ 33X1 tempo) Let your life be intentional. Your journey purposeful. Your journey meaningful. Don’t just evolve, adapt.