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November 16, 2018

Reminder: Friendsgiving tomorrow evening at Alpha beginning at 6pm.  We hope to see you all there!

Warm Up:
5min Double Under Practice
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
10 True Pushups – 6 Depth Pushups
5  Bench Press (Build)

Strength: Bench Press
Level 1: 3RM
Level 2: 1RM
*This is test – GO GET A PR!*

WOD: “Double Dare”
500m Row
100 Double Unders (3:1)
30/20 Cal Bike
*Can be done in any order*
**Must complete 15 burpees before beginning next exercise*

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November 9, 2018

Reminder: NO classes tomorrow in lieu of Wades Army.  Heats for Wades Army will be based on first come, first serve.  First heat at 9am.  Wear your Wades Army uiform or we will be collecting $20 at the door for the Alpha Athletics donation in support of Neuroblastoma.  Hope to see you all tomorrow morning!

Warm Up:
3rds
1:00 Deadbug
8 BB Good Mornings (Build)
8 BB Bent Over Row
3 Burpee Walkups
5 Deadlifts (Build)

Strength: Deadlift
Level 1: 1 x 5 (+10)
Level 2: 3 x 3 (Straight)
*weight from 10.31.18*

Choose Your Own Adventure:
WOD:
8min AMRAP
2,4,6…
Burpees
10 Cals AB

Flex:
4 x Superset
4 DB Bench (Heavy)
8 DB Shrugs (Heavy)
Then
Accumulate 50 Evil Wheels

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November 1, 2018

CrossFit and BodyFit: 268

Warm Up:
Heat Your Meat
3rds
:45 Plank
10 Banded Pulls
10 Plate Touches

Partner WOD: “Peanut Butter and Chocolate”
Buy In:
50 Cals AB
50 Cals Rower
100 Ball Slams
100 Renegade Rows (R+L=1)
Cash Out:
50 Cals AB
50 Cals Rower
*Both partner must bike and row in BOTH Buy In and Cash Out*
**Must complete ball slams before renegade rows**

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October 25, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
10 Scap Progression
5/5 Knee Hug Lunge Step
:45 Plank

Strength:
8min EMOM: All Levels
6 Strict Pullups
6/6 Weighted Lunges

WOD: “Bar Wars”
For Time
45 Deadlift (115/85)
35 Hang Power Cleans
25 Push Jerk
15 OHS

BodyFit: 266

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm

Trunk:
3rds
:40 Plank with pushup
10/10 Getup Situp

WOD:
2rds
Tabata Intervals – Rest 1min between movements
Cals AB
Burpees
Meter Row

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October 23, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
3rds
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
5 Box Jumps (AHighAP)
Rack Mobility – Individual

Strength: Low Hang Clean
Level 1: Technique
Level 2: Set of 3

WOD: “The Waltz”
Every 3min x 4
5 Power Cleans (135/95)
10 Box Jumps
15/10 Cals AB

BodyFit: 265

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
:15 Lunge Hold (R&L)
10 KBS (Build)
8 True Pushups
6 Box Jumps

Skill: KB Snatch

WOD:
For Time
60 Box Jumps (24/20)
30/30 KB Sntach (53/35)
60 KBS – American
30/30 Goblet Lunges
60 HRPU
*Every 4min 20/14 cals on AB/Rower*

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October 18, 2018

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:
Shoulder DROM
3rds
10 Pillar with arm reach
10 Goblet Squat
10 EB Press
50m Sprint (Increase intensity across rounds)

Strength: Strict Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 3 x 7 (Build)

WOD: “Bright Lights”
For Time
4-8-12-16-12-8-4
Goblet Squat (53/35)
Goblet Carry
Sprint
*WOD is performed in suicide sprint format*

Cooldown Focus: Shoulders and Hamstrings

BodyFit: 264

Warm Up:
Hip Mobility
Skill: MB Clean to Wall Ball
:10 AB Sprint

WOD:
5min work – 3min rest x 3
12/9 Cal AB
9 MB Clean to Wall Ball
50m Shuttle

Cooldown Focus: Lowerbody

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October 11, 2018

*Schedule Reminder – There will be NO 12pm noon class.  Sorry for the inconvenience.*

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Scap Progression
5/5 Knee Hug Lunge Step
5/5 Pillar with arm reach
Hip Mobility
:10 AB Sprint

Strength: 8min EMOM
Even: 6 Strict Pullups
Odd: 6/6 Weighted Lunges

WOD: “LATT”
5rds
:30 AB Sprint
Rest 2min
*Score is total calories

BodyFit: 262

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
Hip Mobility
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
10 Plate Touches
10 Air Squats

WOD:
4rds
Min 1: Max Wall Balls
Min 2: Max Situps
Min 3: Max Ball Slams
Min 4: Max Pullups
Min 5: Max Cals AB
Min 6: Rest

 

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October 5, 2018

Event Reminder: Alpha Happy Hour tonight at Strange Roots brewery in Millvale.  Festivities begin when you get there. Hope to see you tonight!

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Banded Pullaparts
8 Depth Pushups / True Pushups
4 Athletic Burpees
:10 AB Sprint

Strength: Bench Press
Level 1: 3 x 5 (+5)
Level 2: 4 x 2 (Build)
*Heavier than 9.21*

Choose Your Own Adventure:

Partner WOD:
For Time – Total Work
75 Cals AB
75 Burpees
*Both partners can work at the same time*

Flex:
4x
8 Bicep Curl to Arnold Press
8/8 Single Arm DB Row
Finisher: 50 Straight Leg Lifts

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September 27, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
10 Scap Progression
:15 Table Top Stretch
PA Snatch Warmup (3-4-5)

Strength: 8min EMOM
Even: 6 Strict Pullups
Odd: 6 Strict Dips
*Add weight to either if necessary*

Partner WOD: “Fried Chicken and Rigs”
20 Snatch (115/85)
40 T2B
60 S2OH
80 KBS – Russian (AHAP)
*Between movements 40 cals AB*

BodyFit: 258

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm

Trunk:
3rds
:40 Plank with pushup
15 Straight Leg Lifts
101/10 Heel Touches

WOD:
3rds
800m Run
40 Calorie Row
20 Burpee Over Rower

 

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September 25, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
2rds
PA Clean Warmup
Pillar Series
6 Box Jumps (AHighAP)

Strength: Hang Power Clean
Level 1: Technique
Level 2: Heavy 3

WOD: “DT”
5rds
12 Deadlifts (155/105)
9 Hang Power Clean
6 Push Jerk

Cooldown: Lumbar and Biceps stretch

BodyFit: 257

Warm Up:
Ankle Circuit
Squat Prep
8min WAMRAP
10 Air Squats
5 Strict No Jump Burpees
10 KBS (Build to working weight)

Partner WOD:
30min AMRAP
50 Wall Balls (20/14)
50 Double Unders (3:1)
50 KBS – American (53/35)
50 Cals AB
50 Burpees
50 Double Unders
*Partners rotate every min*