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March 5, 2019

CrossFit

Warm Up:
Overhead Prep
8min WAMRAP
8/8 Single Arm DB Press
:40 Plank with Pushup
10 KBS (Build to working weight)
:10 AB Sprint

Strength: Landmine Press
All Levels: 4 x 6 (Build)

WOD:
15 Minute AMRAP
3, 6, 9, 12…
American KBS (AHAP)
HRPU
Cal Assault Bike
*Compare to 3.9.19*

BodyFit 300

Warm Up:
10min WAMRAP
10 Scap Progression
10 Banded Good Mornings
10 Straight Leg Lifts
5/5 Single Arm KB Press
5 High Box Jumps

WOD: “300”
25 Strict Pull-ups
50 DB RDL (Heavy)
50 Pushups
50 Box Jumps
50 Floor Wipers
25/25 Single Arm KB Clean+Press (53/35)
25 Strict Pull-ups

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January 17, 2019

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
8min WAMRAP
10 Scap Depressions
:40 Pillar with pushup
5/5 Reverse Lunge to high knee
15 Banded Hamstring Curls

Strength: Weighted Step Up
All Levels: 3 x 7/7
*Heavier than 1.10.19*

WOD:
“Tabata That”
:20 of work – :10 of rest x 8 – Rest 1min between movements
Strict Pullups
MB Situps
HRPU
Goblet Squat
*Score is lowest output in any given round for each movement*
**Compare to 1.18.18**

BodyFit: 287

Warm Up:
3rds
25 Double Unders
20 Air Squats
15 Elevated Pushups
10 KB Good Mornings

WOD:
For Time
50 Calorie Row
50 Box Jump Overs
50 DB RDL
50 Wall Balls
50 Pushups
50 Wall Balls
50 DB RDL
50 Box Jump Overs
50 Calorie Row
*Compare to BF 088 from 3.9.17*

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January 10, 2019

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
Squat Prep
3rds
5/5 Reverse Lunge to High Knee
10 Kips / Kipping Practice
:30 Goblet Squat Hold (Build)

Strength: Weighted Step Up
All Levels: 3 x 8/8

WOD: “Jim from Accounting”
8min AMRAP
2,4,6,8…
Front Squat (135/95)
T2B

BodyFit: 285

Warm Up:
4rds of “Cindy”
Then
Accumulate 30 T2B or 60 Knee Raises

“The Chief”
3 min AMRAP x 5
3 Cleans (135)
6 Push-ups
9 Squats
Rest 1 minute
*Cleans can be barbell or DB based on experience*

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January 3, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
Partner Mobility
3rds
PA Snatch Warmup (3-4-5)
2/2 Knee Hug Lunge Step Vert Flex Ext
25 Double Unders / Practice

Strength: Squat Snatch
All Levels: Sets of 3
*Focus on receiving bar at bottom of squat*

WOD:
For Time
30 Snatch (95/65)
60 Situps
45/45 Walking Lunges
120 Double Unders (3:1)

BodyFit: 283

Warm Up:
Heat Your Meat
6min WAMRAP
10 Scap Progression
10 Elevated Pushups
10 Air Squats

WOD: “Barbara”
5rds
20 Pullups
30 Pushups
40 Situps
50 Air Squats
Rest 3min

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December 11, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:
3rds
PA Clean Warmup (Build)
10 Scap Progression
10 Pushups
20 Double Unders / Practice

Strength: All Levels 15min Clock
4 x 6 Strict Pullups
4 x 8 Weighted Pushups

WOD: “Alpha 250”
10 Squat Cleans (95/65)
20 Pullups
30 Pushups
40 Plate Touches* Ball Slams
50 Double Unders
40 Situps
30 Back Squats (95/65)
20 Jerks (95/65)
10 Burpees
*Rx+ (135/95)
**Compare to 5.23.18

BodyFit: 278

Warm Up:
3min Heat Your Meat
6min WAMRAP
6 Strict No Jump Burpees
12 KBS – Build to working weight
:10 AB Sprint

WOD:
6rds each
:30 on / :90 off – Cals AB
:30 on / :60 off – KBS – American
:30 on / :30 off – Burpees

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October 31, 2018

Happy Halloween! If you missed the costume WOD on Saturday feel free to wear one today:)

Warmup:
3rds
1:00 Deadbug
8 Strict Pullups
12 BB Good Mornings (Build)
4 Speed Deadlifts

Strength: DeadLift
Level 1: 1 x 5 (+10)
Level 2: Heavy 5
*Compare to 9.28.18*

WOD:
“BaseLine”
500m Row
40 Squats
30 Situps
20 Pushups
10 Pullups
*Compare to 6.16.18*

 

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September 13, 2018

Alpha Alert: This Saturday Alpha Athletics will have a team in a local charity softball tournament and our 1st game will be 10am.  If you would like to see amazing displays of athleticism in support of a good cause I’d suggest you make your way to Blawnox Community Park Saturday morning and take in th spectacle.  See myself of Double J with any questions.

CrossFit and BodyFit 254:

Warm Up:
3-5min Heat Yo Meat
3rds “Cindy”

Skill: Med Ball Clean

WOD: “Enough Already”
For Time
100m Walking Lunge
100 Pushups
100 Med Ball Cleans
100 Pullups
100m Walking Lunge

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May 3, 2018

CrossFit:

Warm Up:

Strength: Snatch
Level 1: Technique
Level 2: Heavy 2

WOD:
“Bradshaw”
12min AMRAP
1 Snatch (135/95)
2 KBS – American (AHAP)
*Add (1) Snatch and (2) KBS every round*

BodyFit: 218

Warm Up:
Get Your Chili Warm

Trunk:
3rds
:40 Plank w/ pushup (Every :10)
10/10 MB2T
10/10 Heel Touches

WOD: BodyFit 105
30min EMOM
:30 work / :30 rest
Row – Cals
Pushups
Ball Slams
*Score is total reps of each movement

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April 10, 2018

This coming weekend a handful of Alpha members will be traveling to Baltimore to compete in the MAAC – a regional CF competition.  If you see DJ, Gretchen (G$), Joe (OG) or Matt (Mouse) at the gym wish them luck.  We’ll be cheering from Pittsburgh!

CrossFit: 

Warm Up:

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

WOD:
“Stop and Go”
10min EMOM
5 Snatch (95/65)
5 Box Jumps (24/20)

BodyFit: 211

Warm Up:
500m Row – Easy pace
3rds
10 Scap Depressions
10 Elevated Pushups
10 Squats
:10 Superman + :10 Iron Man

WOD:
3rds
500m Row
40 Air Squats
30 Situps
20 Pushups
10 Pullups