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June 5, 2018 – Be Virtuous

4 Rounds for Quality 10 glute bridges @ 20X0 4 push-ups 10 cossack squats 4 kipping shoulder swings MetCon Helen (Time) 3 Rounds for time of: 400m Run 21 Kettlebell Swings, 53# / 35# 12 Pull-ups Be virtuous in the most seemingly simple executions. Don’t just do the little things “well”, do them RIGHT, do

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May 22, 2018 : Suicide Pace

Clean Complex (EMOM 6: PC + FS + Thruster) Metcon (Time) For Time 21 Thrusters 400m run 18 Thrusters 400m run 15 Thrusters 400m run (95/65) “The only good pace is suicide pace, and today’s a good day to die” – Steve Prefontaine

May 21, 2018 – Direction

4 rounds for Quality 20 UB DUs or 30 UB SU 25′ HSW or 1 wall walk Push Press (6×3 @ 75-85%) Be intentional. Set specific goals and direction for yourself. Don’t just “wander” through life, hoping for the best. Having motivation without direction is like flooring the gas pedal of a car with no

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May 16, 2018: Play the Hand Dealt

Front Squat 10 x 1   Some days you wake up and realize you’ve been dealt a sh$t hand. At this point you’ve two options, 1) fold and chalk it up as a waste (I avoid this simply based on the principle that we have LIMITED days and we currently have no way to acquire

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May 15, 2018: Simple

Warm Up 5 rounds of “Cindy” 5 pull-ups 10 push-up 15 air squat MetCon Jack (AMRAP – Rounds and Reps) 20-Minute AMRAP of: 10 Push Press, 115# 10 Kettlebell Swings, 53# 10 Box Jumps, 24″ In honor of Army Staff Sgt. Jack M. Martin III, 26, of Bethany, OK,died September 29th, 2009 Its simplicity is

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May 10, 2018: Rest

REST DAY Seriously. Rest. But, you don’t have to “do nothing”, instead use the day to focus on happiness, mental health, and human movement. Suggestions simple, basic yoga meditation (guided or otherwise) walk outside 5k row @ EASY pace. Not tough, not moderate, EASY. ROMWOD #GTFOside

May 9, 2018: Open Minded

Warm Up Hip Flow + 3 rounds for Quality 1 wall walk 5 squats 5 ring rows @ 22X1 tempo + accumlate 2min in down dog Metcon (Time) For time, using a single dumbbell: 10 weighted pull-ups 40 overhead lunges (20 each arm) 10 weighted pull-ups 30 snatches, alternating arms 10 weighted pull-ups 20 overhead

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May 1, 2018. Embrace Uncomfortable

  Strength Power Clean + Front Squat (4x 1+2) MetCon RX 4 rounds for time 25 c2b pull-ups 5 cleans (225/155)     Embrace Uncomfortable Working out isn’t easy. If it were, we’d all do it and we’d all see amazing results. It’s a challenge. It’s a grind. It’s uncomfortable. Pushing ourselves into this uncomfortable

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Gold, Silver, or Bronze (Coach Giff)

What you TOLERATE for is what you END UP WITH.  If you settle for good enough that is what you will get.  Reaching beyond what you think you are capable of and not being settled will get you your gold.  That is when barriers are broken and goals are met. This is where a group

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A Fitness Guide: Pt. 1 – Your Why

“Where do I start” is one of the most commonly heard phrases surrounding fitness, health, and weight loss. People have motivation and inspiration but, no real direction or set goals. We see thousands of success stories on instagram and little to no stories or photos on the COUNTLESS failures, setbacks and mishaps. The beautiful inspiration

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