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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 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 19, 2018

Back Squat (4×3 @ 32X1) Heavier than last wk (70-75%) Metcon (Time) For Time 5 Ring MUs 40′ handstand walk 3 Ring MUs 20′ handstand walk 1 Ring MU Know the stimulus of the given workout. It’s the coach’s job to understand, explain, and scale it, it’s your job to execute accordingly. Today’s WOD is

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June 15, 2018

  Back Squat (5×5) Metcon (Time) For Time 10-8-6-4-2 Toe to Bar Stone/Bag to shoulder Calories on rower Keep your eyes open, heart open, and mind open. Look, observe and search curiously. Love passionately and endlessly. Think, wonder, and eager great challenges as opportunities to learn and experience NEW.

June 13, 2018 – Push Yourself

AMRAP 8 @ 70% 200m jog/row 1 round of “Cindy” 5 pull-ups 10 push-ups 15 air squats Shoulder Press (5×5) @ 73-78% Metcon (Time) For Time 400m run 30 wallballs (20/14) 20 alt. KB snatch (53/44) 10 burpee box jump on/over (24/20) 500m row In a workout, the work will never give you results. The

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June 12, 2018 – Stay Focused

WARM UP: AMRAP 10 @ 70% 800m row 50′ bear crawl 50 single unders 2x wall walk+:20 HS hold Metcon (AMRAP – Rounds and Reps) AMRAP 20 5 chest-to-bar pull-ups 10 wall-ball shots (20/14) 15 kettlebell swings (53/35) A key part in seeing your goals come to fruition is remaining focused on YOUR goals, not

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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.

June 7, 2018 – Rest Days

Use rest / active rest days to make an effort to recover. Take steps and 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

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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 30, 2018 – Why do you Exercise

EMOM 15 1. :30 plank 2. :30 HS hold 3. :30 squat hold Metcon (AMRAP – Rounds and Reps) AMRAP 10 10 deadlifts (275/185) 15 bar facing burpees Most of us will never┬áhave the chance to compete in the Olympics, the CrossFit Games, the Super Bowl, a National Championship or anything of similar magnitude. Few

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