Use your strength to serve others

Granted, it feels great to be strong. However, if our strength is just used to inflate our egos, we are living a pretty hollow existence. In times of crisis, your strength can be a huge help to those around you. If you can carry an injured person to get medical help, you are using yourContinue reading “Use your strength to serve others”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) weight plate orbits x 20 reps Adex club lateral pull overs x 10/10 reps Adex mace “10-to-2” x 20 competition reps rear walking lunges x 100 feet elevated pike push ups x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) bench press set up and light reps strength (20 minutes) benchContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) rear bear crawls x 100 feet resistance band archer pulls x 25/25 reps dumbbell hang power snatches x 10/10 reps Adex mace 360’s x 30 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) strict pull ups/dips supersets set up and practice strength (5 supersets) one superset = strict pull ups x 5 reps + dipsContinue 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 Adex club outside mills x 20/20 reps Barbarian split squats x 10/10 reps push ups x 25 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) bench press set up and light reps strength (20 minutes) bench press x 7/7/7/7 reps conditioning/accessory work (1Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

“HARD LABOR” DAY  is our annual celebration of the blessing of hard physical work general warm up (10 minutes) Adex club inside mills x 20/20 reps Adex club  pull overs x 20 reps clamp curls x 15 reps (learned from Jedd Johnson) Adex mace barbarian squats x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) keg/stone/sandbagContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

My thoughts on Jedd Johnson’s “August of Arms” program

First of all, I did the program, I didn’t just read about it. 31 workouts in 31 days was tough, but well worth the effort and time. Jedd knows how to write good, solid training programs. My main “take aways” from this were– I could handle a lot more volume than I previously thought IContinue reading “My thoughts on Jedd Johnson’s “August of Arms” program”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10  minutes) Americanas x 50 reps Adex mace grave diggers x 15/15 reps Zercher sand bag cleans x 10 reps strict pull ups x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) lateral keg loading/sandbag shouldering set up and light reps strength (3 rounds) lateral keg loading x 10/10 reps followed immediately byContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”