Wednesday
Feb042009

Back Squat

5-5-5-5-5

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Accessory Work
Jerk Therapy
Push-up ladder

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Jack will destroy you!!

Happy Birthday Felix, Leonid and Anne!

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Monday
Feb022009

WOD 2.02.09

30 Muscle-ups for time

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Accessory Work
OHS/Squat Therapy
Hip Stretches

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Dodge Ball!

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OHS 160k(352lbs) x3

Saturday
Jan312009

Modified "Kelly"

4 Rounds for time of:
30 Box Jumps, 24"
30 Wall Ball Shots 20/14

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Accessory Work
Deadlift Therapy

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Hoover Ball!

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Friday
Jan302009

HOOVER BALL / CROSSFIT DODGE BALL

In keeping with CrossFit's recommendation to "regularly learn and play new sports", we're taking a break from traditional programming to experiment with some games today.  Please note that there are no formal Group classes or Teaser classes.

When: 11am-1pm
Where: SBK!
What to bring: Comfortable, warm clothing and some food or drinks if you can.
Cost: Free!

Hoover Ball
Invented in 1928 by President Herbert Hoover's physician, Hoover Ball combines elements of Volley Ball, Tennis and medicine ball throwing into a dynamic and physically challenging game. 
Players:
2-4 per team
To score:
Your opponent fails to catch a serve/return.
Your opponent fails to return the ball over the net.
Your opponent throws a ball out of bounds
First team to 16 points wins.
Fair Play:
Each ball must be caught and returned immediately, passing and traveling are not allowed.  Players in the front court must return the ball to the opposing teams back court unless an exception is made for certain athletes.

CrossFit Dodge Ball
CFDB is played similarly to traditional Dodge Ball with the exception that when an athlete loses a point he or she must do 10 penalty reps of an exercise before returning to the game.  The team with the most accumulated points at the end of the time limit wins.
Players:
3-6 per team
To score:
You hit an opponent below the neck.
You catch a thrown ball.
You knock a ball out of an opponents hands.
You force an opponent out of bounds.
The team with the most points at the end of ten minutes wins.
Penalty Reps:
Pattern Balls: 10 Burpees
Silver Balls: 10 Dumbbell Thrusters
Blue Balls: 10 Box Jumps

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January Foundations preps for a WOD

Friday
Jan302009

Rest Day

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Jacinto "Warrior" t-shirts and tank tops are now in!

Thanks to John C. for designing and Rob M. for producing these awesome shirts.  Much respect to the living legend, Jacinto Bonilla for obvious reasons.

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Wednesday
Jan282009

"Elizabeth"

21-15-9 reps of:
Clean 135 pounds
Ring dips

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Accessory Work
Spinal Flossing
Hip Stretches

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Hooverball Party!
Classes are off! Hooverball is on! (and maybe some CrossFit Dodgeball too)

This Saturday, we are scrapping our regularly scheduled program for a little fun and games, CrossFit style. Come throw heavy balls around, eat paleo snacks and drink (non-paleo) beer. NFT.

The Details:
When: Saturday 11-1pm
Where: Upstairs at the Lyceum
Who: SBK peeps, family and friends

This is a BYOpaleo! If you'd like to bring snacks and/or beverages, email Margie at margie@crossfitsouthbrooklyn.com

Please note: All classes, including the teaser, are cancelled. There will be an hour of open gym after 1pm if you need to get more action. Or you can just retire to Sheep Station for more beer and burgers. (Without the bun of course.)

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Tuesday
Jan272009

Press

1-1-1-1-1

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Accessory Work
As many rounds as possible in 12 Minutes of:
12 Pull-ups
12 Burpees

Foam Roll

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Coaches Jacinto and Shane

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John C. and Erik take CrossFit outdoors and hit the "Deck of Death" at CFSBK's original stomping grounds, St. Mary's Playground. Have fun with your WODs and remember that no scenario is too austere for functional fitness.

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