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November 12, 2018

Happy Veterans Day (observed) Snatch (EMOM 8: 1 PS + 1 OHS) Begin at roughly 65% and build to 75% of 1RM snatch. Armistice (AMRAP – Rounds and Reps) AMRAP 11 11 Power Cleans 11 Burpees Over Bar 19 Deadlifts 18 Pull-ups (135/95)

October 1, 2018

Warm Up 4 rounds for QUALITY 200m row 5x Reverse Step SA KB lunges per leg (KB in Front rack) 5 SA ring row per arm Thruster Prep Metcon (Time) For Time 50 DUs 10 thrusters (95/65) 40 DUs 8 thrusters (115/75) 30 DUs 6 thrusters (135/95) 20 DUs 4 thrusters (155/105) 10 DUs 2

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September 26, 2018

Metcon (AMRAP – Rounds and Reps) AMRAP 20 400m run 10 t2b 10 burpees 50ft “Core” Bear Crawl 5 sand bag cleans 50′ front rack sand bag carry

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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