Saturday 3.31.18

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Partner WOD

9am and 11am

teams of 2
800m farmer carry 53s/35s
100 air squats / plank hold
90 pull-ups / superman hold
80 abmat sit-ups / wall sit hold
70 burpees / hang hold
60 HR push-ups / handstand hold
50 partner deadlifts 225/155
800m farmer carry 53s/35s

Partners do the farmer carry together (one partner carries both kettlebells, switching as necessary). For the next 5 movements one partner works while the other partner holds. Partners switch positions as necessary. The partner deadlifts are performed with a single bar, both partners lifting it together.

Benchmark WOD



5 rounds for time of
30 kettlebell swings 70/53
30 burpees
30 GHD sit-ups

Marine Staff Sgt Daniel Hansen died February 14th in Farah Providence, Afghanistan when an IED he was working on detonated. Daniel is survived by his mother Sheryll, his father Delbert, his younger sister Katie, and his twin brother Matthew (also a Marine).

Monday 3.26.18

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improving overhead position with banded distraction (starts at 2:20 in video) 2 min ea side
super frog with bumper plate 2 min each side (starts at 2:45 in video)


10 min EMOM
snatch balance from the rack
build up to a heavy single for the day, record your top weight


30/24 calorie row
30 HR push-ups
30 alternating DB snatches 50/35

Thursday 9.14.17

Benchmark alert! This Saturday’s 10am benchmark will be the Hero WOD “Bulger”


SuperD shoulder mob
clearing hip impingement 2 min each side starts at 4:00 hip impingement


8 min AMRAP
20/15 cal row
10 DB thrusters @ 30% BW
rest 3 min
8 min AMRAP
40 double-unders
20/15 HR push-ups
rest 3 min
8 min AMRAP
20 box jumps 24/20
10/6 ring dips

Tuesday 8.29.17

“There’s a difference between interest and commitment. When you’re interested in doing something, you do it only when circumstance permit. When you’re committed to something, you accept no excuses, only results.” – Art Turock

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better hip positioning 2 min each side (starts at 2:45 in video)
thoracic extension with double lax balls (starts at 1:20 in video) 2 min

Hero WOD


30 min AMRAP
30 double-unders
8 squat cleans 155/115
11 HR push-ups

Royal Marine Commando, Sergeant Barry Weston, 40, of Reading, England, serving with 42 Commando, Royal Marines was killed on August the 30th 2011, by a roadside bomb while leading a patrol near the village of Sukmanda in Afghanistan. Barry Weston is survived by his wife Joanne and their three daughters, Jasmine, Poppy and Rose. “Baz” was said to have two great passions in life, the Royal Marines and his family. A loving husband and devoted father. He was a man that represented the highest standards and led his men in an exemplary fashion.

Tuesday 7.11.17

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front rack improvement with band (starts at 2:10 in video) 2 min each side
PNF your prime hip movers 2 min each side


push press
4 x 9 @ 70%
after all 4 sets…
6 strict toes-to-bar (with legs as straight as possible)


9 min AMRAP
6 DB snatch @ 30% BW
12 pull-ups
18 HR push-ups

Wednesday 6.21.17

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better hip positioning for deadlifting 2 min each side (starts at 2:45 in video)

shoulder external rotation improvement for push-ups (starts at 2:50 in video)



5 x 7 @ 75%

deadlift set-up tips


60 abmat sit-ups
30 HR push-ups
800m run
40 abmat sit-ups
20 HR push-ups
400m run
20 abmat sit-ups
10 HR push-ups
200m run

Wednesday 6.14.17

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partner assisted thoracic/chest/shoulder opener 2 min each partner

working the deep squat with a banded supine and figure 4 pose 2 min


back squat

4 x 9 @ 70%


500m row or 400m run

9 rounds
6 HR push-ups
10 box jump overs 24/20

500m row or 400m run

Friday 5.19.17

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improving the overhead position with banded distraction (starts at 2:20 in video) 2 min each side

super frog with bumper plate 2 min each side (starts at 2:45 in video)



for time

75 power snatches 75/55

To honor the memory of Randy Simmons, aged 51, a 27 year LAPD veteran and SWAT team member who was killed February 6 in the line of duty.
To learn more about Officer Randy Simmons, please click here.

9 min time cap



9 min AMRAP
9 overhead squats 75/55
1 rope climb
12 HR push-ups


9 min AMRAP
9 overhead squats 95/65
1 legless rope climb