Monthly Archives: September 2012

Sunday 120930

Note: Do not perform the back squat portion of this day’s programming. It remains listed here for the sake of record keeping. You should still perform the 3RM front squat. Strength 1) front squat, 20 minutes to 3RM max for … Continue reading

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Saturday 120929

Um, this dude was pretty good at runnin… Conditioning run: 5k TT Note: Compare to 120408. Perform the run on a regulation 400 meter track. This will serve as a time trial (TT). We will test this at least once … Continue reading

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Thursday 120927

Strength/Midline 1) back squat (LB): 1 x 6 @ 80%, 1 x 4 @ 85%, 1 x 4 @ 90%, 2 x 2 @ 95%, rest AT LEAST 3 minutes 2a) 3 x 5 good mornings @ 40-50% of 1RM … Continue reading

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Numbers, And How To Crush Them

The following is a letter addressed to the athletes in the competitors program at my gym. But some of it may apply to you as well. Take heed. So I know I have promised to post on a bunch of … Continue reading

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Wednesday 120926

Olympic 1) 5 x 1, 3-position clean + 1 jerk (split or push), heavier than last week, rest 2 minutes (video, video, video) 2) 4 x 1 halting snatch deadlift + 1 snatch pull @ 110%, rest 60 seconds (video, … Continue reading

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Tuesday 120925

Getting ready to lift some big weights… Olympic 1) 5 x 1, 3-position snatch, heavier than last week, rest 2 minutes 2) 4 x 1 halting clean deadlift + 1 clean pull @ 110%, rest 60 seconds Note: During the … Continue reading

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Sunday 120923

Strength back squat (HB): 1 x 8 @ 65%, 1 x 6 @ 75%, 1 x 4 @ 85%, 1 x 4 @ 90%, rest 2-3 minutes Note: Back squat is based on 1RM of HBBS or 90% of 1RM … Continue reading

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Saturday 120922

Congrats to our own Amy Ottavinia on her podium finish. She killed the snatch/stone wod. Olympic snatch, 20 minutes to max for the day clean and jerk, 20 minutes to max for the day Conditioning 7 minute AMRAP: 7 deadlifts … Continue reading

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Thursday 120920

The crew at The Pump Games… Olympic 1) 5 x 1 3-position snatch, heavy as possible, rest 2 minutes 2) 4 x 1 power clean + 1 hang clean + 1 jerk (push or split) @ > 75%, rest 2 … Continue reading

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Wednesday 120919

Danny matched his 265# clean and jerk PR in competition this past weekend at The Pump Games… after rowing 1,000 meters. My guy weighs like a buck seventy. Strength 1) back squat (LB): 1 x 8 @ 70%, 1 x … Continue reading

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