Posted on

May 9, 2018

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
8/8 Bottoms Up KB Press
:15 Lunge Hold (R&L)
4  Box Jumps (30/24)

Skill: Split Jerk Footwork

Strength: Split Jerk
All Levels: Technique
*Level 2 can work to heavy double*

Partner WOD:
“Jack and Rose”
4min AMRAP x 4
400m Run – MR S2OH (95/65)
300m Run – MR S2OH (135/95)
200m Run – MR S2OH (155/115)
100m Run – MR S2OH (185/135)

 

Posted on

February 5, 2018

Happy Post Superbowl Monday.  Don’t forget this Friday @ 5:30pm Bros and Brews followed by Saturdays are for the Girls @ 10am.  All are welcome so bring a friend and show them why you love Alpha so much.  Hope to see you all there!

Warm Up:
Squat Prep
3rds
10 Scap Depressions
8 EB Press
4 Broad Jumps
5 :05 Pause Squats (Build)

Strength:
Back Squat
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 3 Clusters
*2 reps with :30 / :45 / :60 rest intervals*

WOD:
Open 13.2
10min AMRAP
5 S2OH (115/75)
10 Deadlifts
15 Box Jumps

Posted on

December 29, 2017

Don’t forget this evening is the Alpha Holiday Party at Pub 333 in Oakmont.  Festivities will begin at 7pm, hope to see you all there!

NO 5:30pm class this evening.  Standard schedule tomorrow.  

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Shoulder/Hip Mobility
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
10 Wall Balls
5/5 Dynamic Pushups
10 EB OHS

Strength:
DB Bench Press
All Levels: 4 x 6 (Straight)

WOD:
“Air Force”
20 Thrusters (95/65)
20 Hang Power Clean
20 S2OH
20 OHS
20 Front Squat
*Top of every min 4 burpees*

BodyFit: 180

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm

WOD:
30-20-10
Ball Slams
Box Jump Overs
Situps
Rest 4min
Then 20-10-5
Rest 3min
Then 20-10

Posted on

September 19, 2017

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM & Scap Drills
2rds
5/5 Knee Hug Lunge Step
10 EB BTN Press
10 Tuck Jumps

Skill: Split Jerk Footwork

Strength:
Split Jerk
Level 1: Technique
Level 2: 5 x 2 (Build)

WOD:
10rds every :30
a) 2 Split Jerk @ 75%
b) 10/10 Lateral Hops

BodyFit: 140

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
25 Double Unders/Practice
10 Pushups
10 KBS – American
10 EB Press

WOD:
100 Double Unders (3:1)
40 Burpee Over Bar
30 Hang Pw. Cleans (95/65)
20 Cals Bike
10 S2OH
20 Cals Bike
30 Hang Pw. Clean
40 Burpee Over Bar
100 Double Unders

Posted on

August 29, 2017

CrossFit:

Warmup:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
10/10 Sin Arm Strict Press
10 Kips/Kipping Practice
10 Lat. Over and Back
5 Push Press (Build)

Strength:
Push Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 3 x 3 (Straight)
*Add weight 8.22.17*

WOD:
“Ballin'”
10 min AMRAP
10 S2OH (95/65)
10 T2B
10/10 Lateral Hops

BodyFit: 133

Skill:
Turkish Get up
10min to find max weight

For Time:
25-20-15-10-5
T2B
Pushup
50-40-30-20-10
KBS

Posted on

July 10, 2017

This coming Saturday is the Alpha Pirate Tailgate.  If you signed up and ordered a shirt and ticket you’ll recieve an email this week with further details.  We were able to get an additional set of tickets (2) so it you’re interested in joining us please let me know.  These tickets will be on first come first serve basis.  If you’re interested in just tailgating with us (we are pretty fun) cost is $10 per person for food, drinks and a good time!

Warmup:
Ankle Circuit
3rds
25 Double Unders/Practice
:20 Goblet Squat Hold + 4 FS
15 KBS – American

Strength:
Front Squat
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 4 x 5 (Build)

WOD:
“Twerk It”
25 S2OH
50 Front Squat
100 KBS – Russ
200 DU
*Work can be split up however you like*

 

Posted on

June 9, 2017

Join us for an In House Happy Hour to end Friends & Family week!  Come get a workout at one of our evening classes then stay and enjoy some drinks with your fellow Alphaholics and welcome some new members to the Alpha family!

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Kips/Kipping Practice
10 True Pushups
4 Broad Jumps
8/8 Single Arm KB Press

WOD:
“Brian and Dom”
For Time
100 reps of each movement, may be broken up however team likes
Pullups
HRPU
Box Jumps
T2B
S2OH (95/65)
*Jump rope runs at coaches discretion

 

 

Posted on

May 11, 2017

Happy Hour Tomorrow Patron in the Fox Chapel Plaza.  Come enjoy the company of your fellow Alphaholics outside of the gym.

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Overhead Mobility
2rds
:20 Nose to Wall HS Hold
PA Snatch Warmup
3-2-1 Hang Snatch (Build)
3-2-1 Full Snatch (Build)

Strength:
Snatch
Level 1: Heavy 3 / Technique
Level 2: 5 x 1 (Build)
*Not a test.  Work to heavy but manageable single

Partner WOD:
“Charmed”
Fran (21-15-9 – Thrusters and Pullups)
Diane (21-15-9 – Deadlifts and HSPU)
Isabel (30 Snatches)
*Work can be split anyway

BodyFit: 106

Warm Up:
Chubbs Sequence
Heat your meat

WOD:
3rds
15 Burpees
15 S2OH
Rest 5min
3rds
15 Box Jumps
15/15 Walking Lunges
Rest 5min
15 Pullups
15 KBS – Russian

 

Posted on

March 16, 2017

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
10 Reverse Dips
5/5 Pillar w/ arm reach
10/10 Single Arm KB Press
5 BB Push Press (Build)

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

Skill: Rowing

WOD:
Alternating EMOM
Even: 150m Row
Odd: 8 S2OH (135/95)

BodyFit: 090

Trunk:
Tabata Situps x 8

WOD:
5rds
3min AMRAP – 1min Rest
3 Burpee
5 T2B
7 Air Squats
*Begin each round at burpees