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May 17, 2018

Don’t forget tomorrow evening Cornerstone in Aspinwall Alpha Happy Hour.  Be there or be square.

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
3rds
:20 N2Wall HS Hold
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
10 Scap Progression

Strength: All Levels – Alternating EMOM
Even: 5 Strict HSPU
Odd: Split Squat 4/4

WOD:
“Gourmet Coffee”
15min AMRAP
3,6,9,12…
Pullups
6/6 KB Walking Lunge
D&B Suitcase Carry

BodyFit: 222

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
Then
2rds
3-way Pillar Series
10 Kipping (Strict) Knee Raise / T2B

WOD:
“Dave Matthews Band”
10rds
5 Pullups
10 Situps
15 Plate Touches

Rest 4min

800m Sandbag run

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March 22, 2018

**Schedule Note – Alpha will be CLOSED Saturday March 24th for a clinic from Dr. Travis Jewitt.  There will be NO classes but we will post an at home WOD for those interested**

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
25 Double Unders / Practice
:20 HS Hold
5 Burpee Walkups
10 Air Squats

Skill:
Turkish Getup

Strength:
Turkish Getup – Build to a heavy single

WOD:
“Finger Crossed”
20min AMRAP
5 HSPU
10 Burpee
15 Cal Row
20 Air Squat
25 Double Unders (3:1)

BodyFit: 206

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
25 Double Unders / Practice
:20 HS Hold
5 Burpee Walkups
10 Air Squats

Trunk:
3rds
10/10 Getup Situps
10/10 Russian Twists

WOD:
20min AMRAP
5 HSPU
10 Burpee
15 Cal Row
20 Air Squat
25 Double Unders (3:1)

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March 16, 2018

Week 4 of the Alpha Open!  Keep in mind we do the Open in classes all day but FNL is where it’s at.  Do your best to make one and work out with other Alphaholics you don’t get to see on a regular basis.   Next week we’ll finish up the Alpha Open with a little get together at the gym, hand out shirts for those who completed all 5 weeks and share some food and adult soda pops.  Please feel free to bring a snack or side dish, Alpha will supply drinks.  See a coach with any questions.

Warm Up:
3rds
:45 Deadbug
10 BB Good Morning
:20 HS Hold / 3 :05 Hold :03 Eccentric
8 True Pushups

WOD:
“Open 18.4”
“Diane”
21-15-9
Deadlift (225/155)
HSPU
Right Into
21-15-9
Deadlift (315/205)
50ft HS Walk
*9min cap*

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March 15, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
500m Row – Before WB
3rds
:20 HS Hold – 5 :03 eccentric HSPU
:15 KB Lunge Hold (R&L)
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
10/10 Bottoms Up Press

Strength:
All Levels – 10min Alternating EMOM
Even: 5 HSPU
Odd: 5/5 Split Squats

WOD:
“Hendel’s Handle”
For Time
Buy In: 500m Row
30-20-10 – Alternating DB Snatch (50/35)
20-20-20 – Walking Lunge
Cash Out: – 500m Row

BodyFit: 204

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
WOD setup

Partner WOD:
2rds
50 Cal AB
50 Pullups
Immediately Into
2rds
50 Wall Balls (20/14)
50 DB Snatch (50/35)
Immmediately Into
2rds
50 Burpee
50 Single Arm DB C&J (50/35)

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February 20, 2018

Friday Night Lights: Begins at 6pm this Friday Feb. 24th.  Sign up on the whiteboard and enjoy the Alpha Open over the next 5 weeks with your fellow Alpha members.  You won’t regret it.  The WOD below is a little taste of the type of workouts you will see in the Open. See any of the coaches with questions.

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
:25 HS Hold / 3 :05 Hold with :03 eccentric
:15 Weighted Lunge Hold (R & L)
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
4 Broad Jumps

Strength:
All Levels: 10min Alternating EMOM
Even: 5 HSPU
Odd: 4/4 Weighted Lunges

WOD:
“Open 12.3”
18min AMRAP
15 Box Jumps
12 Push Press (115/75)
9 T2B

BodyFit: 197

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
30 Double Unders / Practice
:15 Hollow Hold /Superman
10 Scap Depressions / Kips / Pullups
15 Air Squats

WOD:
100m Shuttle Run|
40-40-40
Box Jumps
Pullups
Situps
200m Shuttle
30-30-30
300m Shuttle
20-20-20
400m Shuttle
10-10-10

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February 15, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warmup:
3rds
:20 HS Hold
PA Clean Warmup
10/10 Bottoms Up KB Press
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge

Strength:
Strict Press
Level 1: 3×5 (+5)
Level 2: 5×1 (Build)

WOD:
“Chang Chang”
For Time
75 Power Cleans (95/65)
50 Front Rack Lunges
25 HSPU
400m Run

BodyFit: 196

Warm Up:
500m Row
Then
5min WAMRAP
:30 Couch Stretch
10 True Pushups
5/5 Walking Lunge

Trunk:
2rds
3-way Pillar Series
5/5 Getup Situps (Heavy)

WOD:
Courtesy of CFNE
“Jump Ship”
18 min AMRAP
21/15 Calorie Row
18 Walking Lunge
15 Situps
12 HRPU

 

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February 8, 2018

Don’t forget tomorrow Bros and Brews starting at 5:30pm followed by Saturdays are for the Girls on 10am Saturday morning.  Both events are open to the public so bring a friend or family member and show why Alpha is awesome.  Hope to see you all there!

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
Before WB – 500m Row – easy pace
3rds
:20 HS Hold / 3 :05 Hold :03 Eccentric
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
10 Scap Depressions / 10 Scap Dep w/ pull / 10 Kips /Kipping Practice
8-6-4-2 Strict Press (Build)

Strength:
10min Alernating EMOM
Even: 1 Strict Press *Heavier than 1.31.18*
Odd: 4/4 Weighted Walking Lunge *Heavier than 1.25.18*

WOD:
“The Penguins”
7min AMRAP
20-15-10-5 – HSPU
400 – 300 – 200 – 100 – Meter Row
Rest 4min
7min AMRAP
5-10-15-20
Pullups
Front & Back Weighted Lunges

BodyFit: 194

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
3rds
5 Pullups
10 Pushups
15 Squats
5 Athletic Burpees *Max Effort Jump*

Trunk:
2rds
10/10 MB2T
10/10 Standing Teapots
10/10 Russian Twists

WOD:
22min AMRAP
10 Pullups
10 Box Jumps
10 HRPU
10 Goblet Squat (53/35)

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February 1, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
30 Double Unders / Practice
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
10 Kips/Kipping Practice
4 Broad Jumps
:20 HS Hold

Hero WOD:
Nutts
For time:
10 HSPU
15 Deadlift, (250#)
25 Box jumps, (30/24)
50 Pullups
100 Wallballs (20/14)
200 Double Unders (3:1)
Run 400 meters with a 45lb plate

BodyFit: 192

Warm Up:
Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
30 Double Unders / Practice
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
10 Kips/Kipping Practice
4 Broad Jumps
:20 HS Hold

Hero WOD:
Nutts
For time:
10 HSPU
15 Deadlift, (250#)
25 Box jumps, (30/24)
50 Pullups
100 Wallballs (20/14)
200 Double Unders (3:1)
Run 400 meters with a 45lb plate

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January 25, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Accumulate 100 Double Unders
3rds
:25 HS Hold / 3 :05 with :03 eccentric
:15 KB Lunge Hold ( R & L) – Moderate
10 Scap depression with pull / 5 Strict Pullups
15 Air Squats

Strength:
10min Alternating EMOM
Even: 5 Strict HSPU
Odd: 5/5 Weighted Lunge

WOD:
“Cindy”
20min AMRAP
5 Pullups
10 Pushups
15 Air Squats

BodyFit: 190

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm

Trunk:
3rds
10/10 Get Up Situp
15 Straight Leg Lifts
10/10 Mountain  Climbers

WOD:
“Cindy”
20min AMRAP
5 Pullups
10 Pushups
15 Air Squats