Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Register for the 2020 CrossFit Games Open, Click HERE

 

Conditioning:

“A Slice of Awesomeness”

Perform each of the following exercises for 1 minute, then rest and rotate for 30 seconds:

Box Jumps (24/20″)

Sit-up Slammers (12/8) @ 2m

High-Lows*

Back Squats (155/103)**

Kettlebell Swings (53/35)

 

Rest 2 minutes between rounds

 

3 rounds for score

Compare to Wednesday, 20 September 2017

*High-Lows start in the up push-up plank. Lower body down to low plank with both forearms on the ground. and then return to the up position to finish the rep. Perform 10 lowering in one direction, and 10 lowering in the other. If you complete each round under the cap, total your times for your score.

**No racks. Athlete must clean, and then place behind neck, in order to perform (previous versions allowed racks, but not all were allotted that option due to limited number of racks).

 

Strength:

Hang Power Clean

5   reps @ 65% 1RM

3   reps @ 75%

1+ reps @ 85%

 

For max reps at 85%

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Low Lunge Twist

Eye of the Needle

Reclined Spinal Twist

Twisted Cross

 

 

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Monday, 09 September 2019

Congrats to the teams that competed at Midwest Fall Classic this weekend! Strong work!

 

Conditioning:

2019 Wodapalooza Online qualifiers 5 & 6

With a 15 minute clock, perform:

21-15-9 rep rounds of:

Thrusters (95/65)

Calories rowed

Burpees over rower

 

For time

 

With remaining time, find:

1-rep max Clean and Jerk

 

For max load

 

 

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Friday, 30 August 2019

Register for Saved by the Barbell, Saturday, 31 August 2019

 

Conditioning:

2019 Wodapalooza Online Qualifier WOD #3

“DT” Ladder

Every 4 minutes, complete 3 rounds of the following:

12 Deadlifts*

9 Hang Power Cleans

6 Shoulder-to-Overhead

 

For score

*Use the following weights for each corresponding 4-minute round:

Round 1 – (95/65)

Round 2 – (135/95)

Round 3 – (155/105)

Round 4 – (185/130)

Round 5 – (205/145) – AMRAP this load with any remaining time

 

Mobility:

Wrist stretches

Shoulder fold

Twisted cross

Reclined spinal twist

 

 

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Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Register for Wodapalooza Online Qualifier, starting 21 August

Register for Saved by the Barbell, Saturday, 31 August 2019

 

Conditioning:

2017 CrossFit Games Open WOD 17.2

Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12-minutes of:

2 rounds of:

50′ Weighted Walking Lunges

16 Toes-2-Bar

8 Dumbbell Power Cleans

…then…

2 rounds of:

50′ Weighted Walking Lunges

16 Bar Muscle-ups

8 Dumbbell Power Cleans

…now repeat, alternating between Toes-2-Bar and Muscle-ups every 2 rounds

 

For Score

Men use 50 lbs, Women use 35 lbs

For description and standards, visit games.crossfit.com

Compare to Saturday, 04 March 2017

 

Flexibility:

Couch Stretch

Lateral Opener

Spine Smash

Barbell Biceps Smash

 

 

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Monday, 05 August 2019

Congratulations to Mayhem Freedom (team), Mat Fraser, and Tia-Clair Toomey for winning the 2019 CrossFit Games!

 

Conditioning:

WOD 1:

500m Row

30 Bar-facing-burpees

For time

(6:00 cap)

Courtesy of Masters CrossFit Games 2019

 

…rest 10:00, then…

300m run

15 Pull-ups

5 Squat cleans (185/123)

 

3 round for time

(15:00 cap)

 

Mobility:

Couch stretch

Pike stretch

Reclined spinal twist

Twisted cross

 

 

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Wednesday, 31 July 2019

 

Conditioning:

Perform 30 seconds on, 30 seconds rest of:

Wall-ball shots (25/20) @ (10/9′)

Calories rowed

D-ball cleans (100/80)

Calories biked

Knees-2-elbows

 

3 rounds* for total reps

*rest 1:00 between rounds

 

Strength:

Option 1:

1-rep max make-up

 

For max load

 

Option 2:

Front Squats

5 @ 65%

3 @ 75%

Max reps @ 85%

 

Flexibility:

Half straddle

Middle straddle

Pike stretch

Butterfly stretch

 

 

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Monday, 29 July 2019

Tuesday night class this week is canceled. All other classes normal.

 

Conditioning:

MPCF Presents:

“Pick a Board WOD”

Take this opportunity to tackle a MP Board WOD that has been haunting or teasing you.

 

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Hip Capsule Stretch

T-Spine Smash

Quad Smash

Overhead Distraction

 

 

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Friday, 12 July 2019

 

Strength & Conditioning:

New MPCF Board WOD

“True Grit”

2,000/1,700m Row*

For time

*At the 1-minute mark, begin:

Death by Thrusters (95/63)

With a running clock start the row. At the 1-minute mark, get off the rower, do one thruster, and resume rowing until the 2-minute mark. At that point, get off the rower, do two thrusters, and resume rowing until the 3-minute mark, do three thrusters, etc. until the 2K row is complete – or until you can no longer continue.

WOD courtesy of CrossFit Mayhem

 

Flexibility/Mobility:

Low Lunge Twist – 2:00/side

Eye of the Needle – 2:00/leg

Reclined Spinal Twist – 2:00/side

 

 

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Monday, 01 July 2019

U.S. Army Specialist Donald L. Nichols, 21, of Shell Rock, IA, assigned to the 1st Battalion, 133rd Infantry Regiment, Iowa Army National Guard, based in Waterloo, IA, died April 13, 2011, in Laghman province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Roger and Becky Poock; his father and stepmother, Jeff and Jeanie Nichols; and his brothers, Nick and Joe.

 

Hero Week

“Donny”

21-15-9-9-15-21 rep rounds of:

Deadlifts (225/155)

Burpees

 

For time

 

 

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Wednesday, 26 June 2019

 

Strength:

Take 8:00 to work up to a heavy/max:

3-rep max Shoulder press

 

rest 2:00, then…

Conditioning:

Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15:00 of:

250m Row

20 Squats

15 Sit-ups

10 Push-ups

5 Pull-ups

 

For score

 

rest 4:00, then…

Strength:

Take 8:00 to work up to a heavy/max:

3-rep max Front squat

 

Mobility:

Couch stretch

Reclined spinal twist

Pike stretch

Overhead distraction

 

 

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Saturday, 22 June 2019

Conditioning:

“Time with the Girls”

Angie’s House

20 Pull-ups

20 Push-ups

20 Sit-ups

20 Squats

 

Helen’s House

400m Run

21 Kettlebell swings (53/35)

12 Pull-ups

 

Fran’s House

15 Thruster (95/63)

 

Nancy’s House

400m Run

15 Overhead squats (95/63)

 

Grace/Isabel’s House

20 Ground-to-overhead (135/93)

 

Kelly’s House

400m Run

30 Box jumps (24/20″)

30 Wall-ball shots (20/14) @ (10/9′)

 

For time

 

 

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Friday, 21 June 2019

 

Conditioning:

10 rounds of:

10 Back Squats (135/93)*

100m Sprint

Rest 30 seconds

 

For Time

*must clean bar from ground and place in the back rack position

Compare to Wednesday, 03 October 2018

 

Flexibility:

Olympic Wall Squat

Middle Split

Side Straddle

Twisted Cross

 

 

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Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Flashback 2012!

 

Strength & Conditioning:

MPCF Board WOD

“Grace”

30 Clean and Jerks* (135/93)

For time

 

*Clean to OH any how is authorized. Must pass through the front rack position.

Compare to Tuesday, 18 April 2017

 

Skill:

Pick a few skills from Athletic Skill Sheets and work on them

 

Flexibility:

Right leg straddle

Left leg straddle

Middle straddle

 

Royal Huddleston Burpee Challenge:

Day 81

 

 

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Wednesday, 13 March 2019

 

Conditioning:

MPCF Board WOD

“Randy”

75 Power Snatches (75/53)

For time

Compare to Tuesday, 14 February 2012

 

Strength:

Back Squats

5-5-5-5-5

For max load

 

Mobility:

Russian Baby Maker

Reclined spinal twist

Spine smash

 

 

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