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May 15, 2018

Alpha Happy Hour this coming Friday at Cornerstone Restaurante in Aspinwall.  Join us for a few adult drinks outside of the gym and get to know your fellow Alpha members without gym clothes and sweat.

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
5 Bupree Walkups
20 Double Unders / Practice
Overhead Mobility

Trunk: 50reps your choice
*See CC board*

Partner WOD:
“Kelso and Jackie”
20min AMRAP
0 – 5min – Snatch (95/65)
5min – 10min – Double Unders
10-min – 15min – Clean (135/95)
15min – 20min – Burpees
*Score is total reps*

BodyFit: 221

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
8min WAMRAP
20 Double Unders / Practice
7 Strict No Jump Burpees
15 Banded Hip Hinge

Trunk:
3rds
15 Straight Leg Raises
10/10 Getup Situp

WOD:
400m-300m-200m-100m – Run
40-30-20-10
Burpee
KBS – Russian (AHAP)
Double Unders (3:1)

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May 11, 2018

Warm Up:
Deadbugs 1:00 / 1:00 x 3
3rds
2/2 Seesaw Walk
8 Bent Over BB Row (Build)
8 Good Morning (Build)
5 Deadlift (Build)

Strength: Deadlift
Level 1: 1 x 5 (+10)
Level 2: 3 x 1 (Build)
*No misses*

Choose Your Own Adventure:
WOD:
For Time:
50 Calories
50 Burpees
50 Ball Slams
*Movements can be done in any order*

Flex Sesh:
5rds
10 Rear Delt Flys
10 Plate Raise

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May 4, 2018

This Sunday we will have 2 teams running in the Pittsburgh Marathon on relay teams.  If you going to be down there or interested in coming down to cheer on your fellow Alphaholics we’ll be hanging out afterwards for some celebratory food and drinks.  See myself or April for details.

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
10 True Pushups
100m Jog

Strength: 10min Alternating EMOM
Even: Weighted Walking Lunges 4/4
Odd: Weighted Pushups 8

WOD:
“Margaritas”
For Time
400m Run
10 C2B Pullups
300m Run
20 Burpees
200m Run
30 T2B
100m Run
40 Wall Balls
*Compare to 5.12.17*

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April 24, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
Double Under Practice – 4min
3rds
:15 Table Top Stretch
10 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
7 Strict No Jump Burpees

Strength: All Levels – 10min Alternating EMOM
Even: 8 Dips
Odd: 5/5 Single Leg DB RDL

WOD:
“Double Time”
10min AMRAP
5/5 KB Lunges
10 Burpees
20 Double Unders (3:1)

BodyFit: 215

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
10/10 Getup Situp
10 Straight Leg Lift
20 Double Unders

WOD:
30min AMRAP
500m Row
75 Double Unders (3:1)
*Compare to 10.27.16 – BF 051*

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April 3, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
10 True Pushups
10 KB High Pulls
10/10 Bottoms Up KB Press
25 Double Unders / Practice

Strength:
Bench Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 4 x 5 @ 80%
*Weight from 3.13.18*

WOD:
“Hip Hop”
5rds
40 Lateral Hops
10/10 DB Clean & Press (50/35)
*Every 2min 5 Burpees*

BodyFit: 209

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
5min Double Under Practice
8min WAMRAP
15 KBS – Russian – (Heavy)
10 Plate Touches
10 Straight Leg Raises
10/10 Single Arm Press

WOD:
“PA Gone Bad”
3rds
1:00 each movement followed by 1:00 rest
DB Hang Clean (50/35)
MB Situps
Lateral Hops
Ball Slams
AB Cals

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March 8, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
PA Clean Warmup x 2
*Hip Mobility*
3rds
2/2 Leg Cradle Lunge Step Vert. Flex/Ext
7 Strict No Jump Burpees
3-position Squat Clean (Build)

Strength:
5rds – All Levels
Weighted Lunges – 4/4
Weighted Pushups – 8

WOD:
“Restraint”
10 – 1 – Squat Cleans (135/95)
1 – 10 – Bupree Over Bar

BodyFit: 202

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
10 Cals AB
10 Plate Touches
5 Burpee Walkups

Trunk:
3rds
10/10 Partner Russian Twists
10 Straight Leg Lifts
10/10 Standing Teapots

WOD:
Total Work
1:00 – 1:00 – Cal AB
:45 – :45 – Ball Slams
:30 – :30 – Burpees
*Perform 5 rds of each movement before moving on*

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February 22, 2018

Tomorrow night: Friday Night Lights!  There’s still time to sign up and participate in the Alpha Open.  Don’t miss out!  Sign up on the whiteboard with your name and tshirt size.  See any of the coaches with questions.

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
PA Clean Warmup
5 Burpee Walkups

Strength:
DB Bench Press
All Levels: 4 x 8 (Straight)
*Same weight as 2.6.18*

WOD:
“Day Date”
4rds
20 Wall Balls (20/15)
10 Burpees
5 Clean and Jerks (135/95)

BodyFit: 198

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
3rds
5 Inch Worms
15 Air Squats
10/10 Russian Twists

WOD:
3rds
500m Row
50-30-10
Wall Balls
MB2T
Rotational Ball Slams

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February 16, 2018

Warmup:
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
:40 Plank with Pushup
10 KBS – American – Build
5 Strict No Jump Burpees

Strength:
All Levels: DB Bench Press 4 x 7 (Straight)
*Same as 02/06/2018

WOD:
“Madison and Evan”
Buy In: 100 Calorie AB
8 Rounds
20 KBS – Russian (AHAP)
10 Burpees
20 Mountain Cimbers
*Alternate Movements*

 

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February 6, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
10/5 Cal AB Sprint
10Face Pulls
5 Burpee Walkups
5/5 Dynamic Pushups

Strength:
DB Bench
All Levels: 4 x 6 (+5) – Straight
*Weigth from 1.29.18*

Partner WOD:
“Gin and Juice”
5min AMRAP x 3
3,6,9,12….
Burpee
Cal AB
Rest 2min

BodyFit: 193

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
3rds
10 Kips/Kipping Practice
6/6 High Knee Walking Lunge
10 Strict No Jump Burpees
10 Plate Touches

WOD:
5min AMRAPs : 3min Rest
15 Cal AB
10 T2B
————-
15 Cal Row
10 DB Burpee
————–
10 Cal AB
15 KBS – American
————–
10 Cal Row
15 Step Ups