Most of you know our dear Jane from the 5am crew. Most of you know of her amazing presence. She has been a part of this community… this gym family… for a long time. Being part of this family I got to know her family. Evan is a good friend I went to school with … More Celebrating Life
I’ve been on this for quite some time. And the more you study and go back to these things the more you find what they mean… and in different ways may they be understood. What seed are you planting? We live in a culture of immediate gratification, satisfaction, success, and results. We can drive up … More A Seed.. A Process.. A Harvest
Today’s Snatch workout I have some options in how to choose your weights throughout the ascending loading, but descending rep scheme. Now this does not mean you have to stick exactly to the reps provided… this is just a template or a guide as to how I’d like for you to approach the set up … More Gymnastics and Snatches… OK!
Back to some more squats… heavy squats! Hope you all got to enjoy the rain we had. I sure do love the smell of it. And, there’s even a gift for everyone in the workout! 24th Of April Year 2019 Strength Back Squat 5×3 @85%+ of 1RM Conditioning AMRAP 18 10 Power Cleans or Power … More You Choose
These Intervals are very similar, if not very much so, the “WILL” pieces we occasionally see. 23rd Of April Year 2019 Strength In 10 Mins Establish a Heavy Squat Clean and Jerk Conditioning Each 3 minute Interval with follow a 2 minute Rest. Designed to have some recovery time to hit the next 3 minutes … More Hard Work Pays Off
I hope everyone had a great Easter and enjoyed the day with loved ones. I love Easter. For the true meaning and why it is most special and important. I did do some damage on some egg hunting though. My goddaughter and I don’t mess around. But, the peace, freedom, and inheritance this day is … More Happy Easter!
It’s a day late but… HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my beautiful mother! I don’t like to play favorite but it’s my mom… she gave birth to me… and clothed me… and bought me Nike Jordan’s (shoes) when I was young. So I have to give a huuuge shot out to her and say that she is … More Happy Birthday Momma
Tomorrow we will have a little bit of fun with an EMOM and get to work with our conditioning piece. Have you ever had to describe CrossFit? It is difficult. It’s defined as constantly varied functional movements, executed at high intensity. That definition holds true to all meaning but to someone outside it is useless. … More Knowing Ourselves
I mentioned to some of you that with this Murph Prep workouts being intentionally a bit more difficult, it will make our Murph event workout easy! Did you buy that?? But, I do want to do similar prep workouts about once a week until our Memorial day Murph. If you haven’t done Murph before it … More Murph Prep Workout
How Legends have fun!! Desirae sent me these two because I forgot to take any… but what a fun day. Yessi started us off with some homemade jello shots that were the talk of the hour. Thank you Tiff for the unexpected kind words, but truly meant more than you know. So much great … More Family Reunion A Success!