Saturday
Feb232008

WOD 2.23.08

Max Rounds in 12 Minutes of:
8 Dumbbell Muscle Snatches (each arm)
Burpee Long Jumps across the Lyceum


Great to see so many new faces early on a Saturday Morning!

Wednesday
Feb202008

WOD 2.20.09

Hang squat clean 3-3-3-3-3-3-3 reps

skill work:
Clean Grip Burgener Warm-up
L-Sits


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John gets comfortable.

Monday
Feb182008

Team Gymnastics

Pretty amazing demonstrations of strength, power, accuracy, balance, coordination, flexibility...

 

Post thoughts to comments and enjoy your day off!

Sunday
Feb172008

WOD 2.17.08

"Annie"

50-40-30-20 and10 rep rounds of:

Double-unders

Sit-ups

Foundations class did great again today! Please remember to do your homework and read CFJ Issue 15: Nutrition

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Look at all these athletes!

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From above

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"I can see Kevin's abs through his shirt!!" -Allison

Thanks again to every athlete that participates and makes CrossFit South Brooklyn so special. You guys and girls continue to amaze me every week with your intensity, integrity and friendship.

Saturday
Feb162008

WOD 2.16.08

Deadlift
1-1-1-1-1-1-1

We had 4 PR's today! Great work, everyone!!

Skills:
Sections 1-4 of The Burgener Warm-Up WMV MOV
Section 1: Power Position into a triple extension and shrug
Section 2: S1 + Scarecrow position with the elbows high and outside
Section 3: S1+S2 + External Rotation for a Muscle Snatch
Section 4: With the Bar overhead you transition from your pulling foot position into your receiving foot position. Make some noise!

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These benefits are true for both the fast and slow lifts. You can purchase a pair Here

Wednesday
Feb132008

WOD 2.13.08

5 Rounds For Time of:
5 Presses
20 Lateral Jumps Over the Barbell
5 Squat Cleans
5 Thrusters

Skills:
We worked on the Power Position and Scoop with PVC's.

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Demo

Sunday
Feb102008

WOD 2.10.7

In this workout you move from each of five stations after a minute. Today's WOD is 4 Rounds of the following stations:


  1. Double Unders: a: Doubles  b: Singles divided by 2
  2. Kettlebell Swings: a: 20kg  b: 12kg
  3. Dumbbell Squat Cleans: a: 30lbs  b: 20lbs
  4. Push-press: a:65lbs  b:45lbs
  5. Rest

The clock does not reset or stop between exercises. On call of
"rotate," the athletes must move to next station immediately for good
score. One point is given for each rep.

Great work to all the CrossFit South Brooklyn beginners who did an awesome job today learning the CF WU and getting a taste of Cindy. Please remember to do your homework and read "What is Fitness?" by Greg Glassman.

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Mental Calisthenics (summing their total)