Thursday, 01 November 2018

 

Rest Day

 

 

MP Iron Club

1730-1900

MP Iron Club is dedicated to improving every athlete’s lifting ability. The core of the class is to develop the skills and strength needed to improve the Olympic lifts. Basic knowledge and some practical application, NOT mastery, of these lifts are required to attend the class*. A wide variety of accessory movements, auxiliary lifts, and drills will also be taught and used. So if you want to add 1 or more pounds to your Olympic lifts, this class is for you!

 

 

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*Private lessons are available to teach these lifts if knowledge and/or application is lacking.

Wednesday, 31 October 2018

2015 Throwback!

 

Conditioning:

“Are you a Halloweenie?”

Perform as many reps as possible at each station for 1 minute, with 15 seconds between each exercise:

“Skeleton” Squat Jumps

“Horrific” Handstand Push-ups

“R.I.P.” Row for Calories

“Boo” Burpees

“Wicked” Wall-Ball Shots @ (20/14) @ (10/9’)

“Jack O’Lantern” Jumping Pull-ups

“Petrified” Pistols

“Killer” Kettlebell Swings (70/55)*

“Spooky” Sit-up Slammers (12/8)

“Lethal” Lateral Jumps (24/20″)

 

2.5 rounds* For Score

*2:45 minutes rest between rounds

On the third round, only do 30 seconds at each station

Compare to Monday, 31 October 2016

 

Flexibility:

Rocking Table – 1:00

Twisting Ape – 1:00

20 Straight Calf Raises

Elevated Seiza – 1:00

10 Side-to-Side Squats

Standing Pancake Stretch – 1:00

 

2 rounds for quality

 

 

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Tuesday, 30 October 2018

 

Skill Work:

300m Bike Sprint

30 second Hollow Hold

Rest 1:00

 

6 rounds for time

 

Conditioning:

30 Double Unders

10 Dumbbell Push-ups (50/35)

10 Leg Tucks*

10 Dumbbell Box Step Overs (50/35) @ (24/20″)

 

4 round for time

*Leg tucks are performed by hanging from a bar with an alternated grip. Hands touching each other. Start in a straight hang, and without kipping, bring the knees up to touch the elbows. Arms do not remain straight.

 

Mobility:

Twisted Monkey – 1:00/side

Reclined Spinal Twist – 1:00/side

Shoelace Pose – 1:00/leg

Pigeon – 1:00/side

 

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Monday, 29 October 2018

 

Strength Drills:

0:00-2:00

5 Clean pulls + 5 Clean high pulls + 5 Power Clean @ 20% 1RM Clean*

2:00-4:00

4 Clean pulls + 4 Clean high pulls + 4 Power Clean @ 35% 1RM Clean*

4:00-6:00

3 Clean pulls + 3 Clean high pulls + 3 Power Clean @ 45% 1RM Clean*

6:00-8:00

2 Clean pulls + 2 Clean high pulls + 2 Power Clean @ 55% 1RM Clean*

8:00-9:00

1 Clean pulls + 1 Clean high pulls + 1 Power Clean @ 65% 1RM Clean*

9:00-10:00

1 Clean pulls + 1 Clean high pulls + 1 Power Clean @ 75% 1RM Clean*

 

For Quality

*dropping and resetting between pulls is allowed

 

Conditioning:

Partner WOD

“Make-up and Break-up”

Part 1:

Death by EMOM:

1 Synchronized Power Jerk (135/93)

1 Burpee

 

For Score

Every minute, add 1 rep of each. Continue this process until the partner group fails to finish within the minute.

Synchronized is defined as being in the front rack at the start of each rep and pausing in the finish position at the same time.

 

…Rest 2:00, then…

Part 2:

6 rounds, alternating partners*, of:

5 Squat Cleans (135/93)

7 Pull-ups

200m Row

 

For Time

*While one partner is completing a round, the other partner must hold a low plank while the other is working.

 

Flexibility:

Half Straddle – 1:00/side

Middle Straddle – 1:00

Pike Stretch – 1:00

Butterfly – 1:00

Spine Smash – 2:00

 

 

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Saturday, 27 October 2018

 

 

Conditioning:

3 round for max rep of:

1 minute of Burpees

1 minute of Wall-Ball Shots (20/14) @ (10/9′)

1 minute of Deadlifts (115/75)

1 minute of Med-Ball Sit-ups (20/14)

1 minute of Hang Power Cleans (115/75)

Rest 1:00 between rounds

 

For Total Score

 

Mobility:

Saddle Sit – 2:00

Spine Smash – 2:00

Barbell Shoulder Smash – 1:00/side

 

 

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Friday, 26 October 2018

Friday night class is cancelled this week. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 

Conditioning:

20 Wall-Ball Shots (25/16) @ (10/9′)

20 Sumo Deadlift High Pulls (75/53)

20 Box Overs (24/20″)

20 Push Press (75/53)

200m Run

 

5 rounds for time

Compare to Wednesday. 18 October 2017

 

 

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Thursday, 25 October 2018

Friday night class is cancelled this week. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 

Rest Day

 

 

MP Iron Club

1730-1900

MP Iron Club is dedicated to improving every athlete’s lifting ability. The core of the class is to develop the skills and strength needed to improve the Olympic lifts. Basic knowledge and some practical application, NOT mastery, of these lifts are required to attend the class*. A wide variety of accessory movements, auxiliary lifts, and drills will also be taught and used. So if you want to add 1 or more pounds to your Olympic lifts, this class is for you!

 

 

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*Private lessons are available to teach these lifts if knowledge and/or application is lacking.

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

 

Conditioning:

“Baller”

Using the same Wall-Ball for each exercise, and carrying it with you the entire WOD perform:

10 Sit-up Slammers (20/14) @ 2m

15 Ball Cleans*

20 Overhead Walking Lunges

25 Ball Push-ups

Run 400m (w/ ball)

 

3 rounds for time

*Ball Cleans are squat cleans.

Compare to Saturday, 28 October 2017

 

…rest 5-7 minutes, partner up and….

100 Calories Biked

For Time

(~equal work)

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Eye of the Needle – 1:30/side

Reclined Spinal Twist – 1:30/side

Hip Capsule – 1:30/side

Overhead Distraction – 1:30/side

 

 

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Tuesday, 23 October 2018

 

Skill:

3-person team

4500m Row

Rotation is 500/400/300/200/100*

For Time

*Each team member rows 500, then each row 400, and so on…

 

…rest 5-10 minutes, then…

Conditioning:

10 Kettlebell Swings (97/62)

20 second One-arm High Plank hold (each arm)

40 Double Unders

 

4 rounds for time

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Side Straddle – 1:30/side

Middle Straddle – 1:30

Barbell Biceps Smash – 1:30/side

Banded Olympic Wall Squat – 2:00

 

 

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Monday, 22 October 2018

Tara throwback from December 2014!

 

Strength Drills:

Every minute on the minute for 12 minutes perform on cycle of:

1 snatch pull + 1 snatch high pull + 1 power snatch @ 75% 1RM Snatch*

*dropping and resetting between pulls is allowed

For Quality

 

Conditioning:

10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1

Glute-Ham Sit-up

1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10

Overhead Squat (95/63)

 

For Time

Perform 10 GHD/1 OHS, then 9 GHD/2 OHS, and so on…

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Couch Stretch – 1:30/leg

Reclined Spinal Twist – 1:30/side

Overhead Distraction – 1:30/arm

 

 

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Compare to Saturday, 21 October 2017

Saturday, 20 October 2018

 

Conditioning:

“Three’s Company”

WOD 1:

15-12-9 rep rounds of:

Calories Rowed

Toes-2-Bar

 

WOD 2:

45 Double Kettlebell Thrusters (53/35)

60 Double Unders

45 Handstand Push-ups

60 Jump rope Singles

45 Kettlebell Swings (53/35)

 

WOD 3:

90 Pull-ups

180 Push-ups

90 One-arm Kettlebell Snatch Lunge (53/35)

 

For Time

Compare to Saturday, 17 June 2017

 

Instructions:

Perform these as a 3-person team. All WODs are equal work, and only one member working at a time.

WOD 1: Each member performs the round of 15, then the round of 12, and then the round of 9. Immediately move to WOD 2 when last member completes 9 round.

WOD 2: This is a chipper. complete each exercise in it’s entirety before moving to next. Move to WOD 3 when last KB swing is complete.

WOD 3: Complete each exercise before moving to next. “One-arm Kettlebell Snatch Lunge” is executed by KB in one hand. Simultaneously while snatching the KB, lunge forward with the opposite leg. Touch the trailing knee to the ground, and then return to the start position.

 

 

Mobility:

Quad Smash – 2:00/leg

Overhead T-spine Smash – 2:00

Classic Posterior Chain Floss – 2:00/leg

 

 

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Friday, 19 October 2018

 

Conditioning:

EMOM for 5:00 perform:

200m Row Sprint

Or…

450m Bike Sprint

 

Post slowest time

 

…Rest 10:00, then…

14 Plate Burpees (25# plate)

14 Squats

14 Hand-release Push-ups

14 Alternating Lunges

Row 500m

 

4 rounds for time

 

 

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Thursday, 18 October 2018

 

Rest Day

 

 

MP Iron Club

1730-1900

MP Iron Club is dedicated to improving every athlete’s lifting ability. The core of the class is to develop the skills and strength needed to improve the Olympic lifts. Basic knowledge and some practical application, NOT mastery, of these lifts are required to attend the class*. A wide variety of accessory movements, auxiliary lifts, and drills will also be taught and used. So if you want to add 1 or more pounds to your Olympic lifts, this class is for you!

 

 

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*Private lessons are available to teach these lifts if knowledge and/or application is lacking.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

 

Strength:

Deadlift

5   reps @ 70% 1RM

3   reps @ 80%

1+ reps @ 90%

 

For max reps at 90%

(15:00 cap)

 

Conditioning:

Every Minute On the Minute perform:

10 Double Unders

1 Power Clean (155/103)*

1 Front Squat*

 

For score*

(10:00 cap)

*Add 1 Power Clean and 1 Front Squat each minute. E.G. on minute 5, you would perform 10 DU’s, 5 PC, 5 FSQ

Score is total number of Cleans and Front Squats

 

…Rest 5 minutes, then…

Run 400m

8 Burpees-over-bar

Run 300m

12 Burpees-over-bar

Run 200m

16 Burpees-over-bar

 

For Time

Compare to Monday, 19 October 2015

 

Mobility:

Couch Stretch – 2:00 per side

Overhead with External Bias – 2:00 per side

Hip Capsule – 2:00 per side

 

 

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