Intensity, Not Insanity

One of the hallmarks of CrossFit training is that it is a form of “high-intensity interval training.” This means you do various types of exercises at an intense level, but what does “high-intensity” really mean? That’s a great question! Let’s start with what it DOESN’T mean. It doesn’t mean insanity. Once in a while people…

WOD 6/24/14

Continue with deload week: Every Minute on the minute for 10 minutes perform one of each at 60% as a complex: Power snatch, Overhead Squat, Squat Snatch Then: As many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of: 10 Squat Snatch 95/65 10 Bar Facing Burpees Buyout 4×25 Banded upright rows 3 x 3 minutes rows at…

WOD 6/23/14

This is day one of a deload week ending with the Garage Games CrossFit I35 Summer Swole-Stice event.  Everyone who is participating in the competition should approach all of these workouts with about a 70-80% intensity.  In other words be quick not hurried and remember its not combat with people shooting at you.  Nothing to…

WOD 6/21/14

Since we will be posting workouts on Zen Planner starting next week I thought that doing the most popular chipper on Beyond the Whiteboard would be appropriate. Also next week will be a deload week moving into the Summer Swole-Stice.  I’m posting this 90 minutes late due to working on standards videos so if you…