Professional detachment is essential in coaching

Having been a martial arts instructor for many years prior to  my transitioning to strength & fitness coaching I have learned the importance of this. For a coach to be effective, he must definitely be very knowledgeable and experience in his chosen field. However, that is not enough. You must be able to interact withContinue reading “Professional detachment is essential in coaching”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band vertical pull a parts x 100 reps resistance band pause face pulls x 20 reps Adex club front cleans x 20 reps Adex mace barbarian walking lunges x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) Burgener drills dip snatch set up and light reps strength (10 minutes) dipContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) Adex club side cleans x 50 reps Adex club halos x 15/15 reps rotation push ups x 20 reps rear bear crawls x 100 feet hanging knee raises x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) lateral keg loading set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) lateral keg loadingContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band slow pull-a-parts x 50 reps Grinder Kord flys x 15 reps tin mans x 100 feet Adex club barbarian pull overs x 30 reps Adex mace grave diggers x 15/15 reps push ups x 25 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) bench press set up and light repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps Adex club inside mills x 20/20 reps resistance band Sumo high pulls x 15 reps dislocates x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) Burgener drills squat cleans set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) squat cleans x 3/3/3/2/2/2 reps conditioning/accessory work (1 round) kettlebellContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Regaining your training focus

One thing about humans is that they tend to keep looking back at problems instead of moving on towards what is next. They keep replaying the negative event in their minds over and over again, even when the problem no longer exists, like Hurricane Irma. For those who lost everything, maybe even loved ones, inContinue reading “Regaining your training focus”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s x 50 reps jumping jacks x 40 reps Adex club barbarian pull overs x 30 reps resistance band  suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) deadlifts set up and light reps strength (20 minutes) deadlifts x 8/8/8/8 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) weighted calfContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Post Hurricane Irma schedule

Sept. 11–I will be getting the Cave prepared to resume training There are no classes or open gym, but if you come by while I am there this afternoon you can train on your own. I will answer whatever training questions you. Sept. 12–14–regular training schedule Sept. 15 and 18–closed for a mini vacation