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June 15, 2018

Schedule Note: Please remember we will not have evening classes today.  There is no cap on our 6am and 12pm class to accommodate anybody interested in getting a workout in.  If you’re unable to make it in today hopefully we’ll see you tomorrow at the competition.  Event is from 9 – 2 and then we’ll be hanging out here afterwards, all are welcome.

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm (3-5min)
3rds
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
4 Broad Jumps
10 Push Press (Build)

Trunk:
3rds
10/10 MB 2 Toes
10/10 Standing Teapots

Partner WOD:
“Danny”
20min AMRAP
30 Box Jumps (24/20)
20 Push Press (115/85)
30 Pullups

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April 13, 2018

Good Luck to Meyer’s Lemons this weekend at the MAAC, we’ll be cheering from Pittsburgh!  Meyer’s Lemons consists of DJ, G$, OG and Mouse with support staff Gabi and Kira:)

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
8/8 Bottoms Up KB Press
10 Wall Drill
10 Pillar to Plank  Press
8-6-4 Push Press (Build)
100m Jog

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 3RM

WOD:
“Is This a Joke”
12min AMRAP
200m Run
6/6 Renegade Rows
12 Box Jump Overs

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April 6, 2018

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Scap Depressions / Depressions w/ pull
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
2/2 Leg Cradle Lunge Step Vert Flex/Ext

Strength:
All Levels: 10min EMOM
Even: 5 Strict Pullups (add weight if necessary)
Odd: 5/5 Split Squats (add weight if necessary)

WOD:
“Jerry and George”
Partner Tabata
Push Press (95/65)
Front Squat (135/95)
Power Clean (185/135)
Deadlift (225/155)

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April 5, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
10 Wall Drill
8/8 Single Arm Push Press
10 Plate Touches
8-6-4 – Push Press (Build)

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 5 x 2 (Build)

WOD:
“Trip 8’s”
12min AMRAP
8 T2B
8 Ball Slams
8 Box Jumps

BodyFit: 210

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit / Hip Mobility
3rds
25 Double Unders / Practice
10 Scap Depressions / Kip / Pullups
5/5 Knee Hug Walking Lunge
15 KBS – Russian – (Build)

WOD:
2rds
100 Double Unders (3:1)
80 KBS – Russian
60 Walking Lunges
40 Situps
20 Pullups
*Every 3min 100m Run*

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March 20, 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:
3rds
1o Plate Touches
8 Strict No Jump Burpees
6 Box Jumps
10-8-6 Push Press (Build)

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 5 x 4 (Build)

WOD:
“Last Grasp”
12min AMRAP
12 UB KBS – American (AHAP)
6 Burpee Box Jump
*Compare to 3.14.17*

BodyFit: 205

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
10min WAMRAP
10 Plate Touches
:45 Plank
15 Air Squats
10 Ring Rows

Partner WOD:
20min AMRAP
0 – 5min
Max DB Snatch (50/35)
5min – 10min
Sandbag Zercher Squat
10min – 15min
Situps
15min – 20min
Manmakers
*Score is total reps betwee pair*

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March 6, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
500m Row (Before WB)
3rds
15 KBS – Russian (Build)
10 True Pushups
10 Wall Drill
5 Push Press (Build)

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 4 x 5 @ 80%
*2.27.18*

WOD:
“Hindsight”
15min AMRAP
3,6,9,12….
KBS – American (53/35)
HRPU
Cal Row

BodyFit: 201

Warm Up:
3rds
Row 250m
15 KBS – Russian (Build)
10 True Pushups

Trunk:
3rds
8/8 Getup Situp
:30 Plank

WOD:
For Time
3,6,9,12,15,18,15,12,9,6,3
KBS – American (53/35)
HRPU
Cal Row

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February 27, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
10/10 Single Arm Press
5 Strict No Jump Burpees
5 Broad Jumps
5 Push Press (Build)
100m Jog

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: Heavy 5 then 1 @ 80% for MR

WOD:
“Smoke em if you got em”
For Time
200m Run
15-12-9-6-3 Burpee Box Jump

BodyFit: 199

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm
8min WAMRAP
20 Double Unders /Practice
7 Strict Burpee Walkups
14 KBS (Build) *ROM & weight*

WOD:
For Time
5rds
15 Cal Row
10 Burpee Box Jump
Immediately into
5rds
15 KBS – American
10 Cal AB
Immediately into
5rds
30 Double Unders (3:1)
10 HRPU

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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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December 14, 2017

CrossFit

Warmup:
3rds
10 Scap Depressions
5/5 Knee Hug Lunge Step
PA Clean Warmup

Strength:
Alternating EMOM
Even: 5 Strict Pullups *Add weight if necessary*
Odd: 5/5 Split Squats

WOD:
“Alvin, Simon, & Theodore”
Teams of 3
7 in AMRAP
50 Push Press (95/65)
50 Push Press (115/80)
50 Push Press (135/95)
Rest 3 Minutes
50 Front Squat (95/65)
50 Front Squat (115/80)
50 Front Squat (135/95)
Rest 3 Minutes
50 Hang Power Clean (95/65)
50 Hang Power Clean (115/80)
50 Hang Power Clean (135/95)

BodyFit 174

Trunk:
2rds
:30 Side Pillar – R
10/10 Partner Russian Twists
:30 Side Pillar – L
10 Straight Leg Lifts

2rds
5 min AMRAP
10 Wall Balls (20/14)
10 KB Swings (53/35)
3 min Rest
5 min AMRAP
10 Boxjumps
10 Pushups