Archive for May, 2019

Regular schedule resumes on Monday.

The only training that will still be done is Iron Brotherhood on Saturday

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps

kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 30 reps

jumping jacks x 50 reps

Sanddune push ups x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

dead stop bench press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

dead stop bench press x 4 reps x 5 sets

conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)

band-resisted push ups x 15 reps

recline bar rows x 15 reps

It’s Memorial Day in the U.S., a day of remembrance for those who have given their lives defending our country.

There are many Veterans in my family, Marines, Navy, Coast Guard, Army.

About half of them served during World War II and have passed away over the years.

They will never be forgotten!


We will be training at the Cave today because a nation is only as strong as its’ people.

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps

Adex club wood choppers x 15/15 reps

Zercher sandbag cleans x 12 reps

recline rope climbs x 5

specific warm up (5 minutes)

sled push/farmers walk set up and light practice

strength (4 rounds)

1 round = sled push x 50 feet + farmers walk x 50 feet

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

1 arm famers walk x 100 feet

resistance band hamstring curls x 15/15 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band pause face pulls x 20 reps

dumbbell star complex x 1

Power Wheel roll puts x 10 reps

pike push ups x 10 reps
specific warm up (5 minutes)

Z press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

Z press x 3 reps x 4 sets
conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

Meadows rows x 7/7 reps

tri-set tricep complex x 4

general warm up (10 minutes)

kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 25 reps

resistance band baseball swings x 20/20 reps

Grinder Kord reverse fly x 15 reps

keg squats x 10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

bench press x 3 reps x 5 sets**

**Note:  Use P.A.P before last set

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

close grip floor presses x 10 reps

pause bat wing rows x 10 reps

[MAY MACE CHALLENGE #4] Barbarian Gladiator 360 Mace Flow

Channel your inner gladiator and get a great start to get mace flowing with this initial multi-Movement mace combination! A definite smoker of intensifying progression!

Mace Barbarian Back Lunge to 360 Swing

Repeat the following:

>:60 Right, :60 Left
>:60 Right, :60 Left
>:30 Right, :30 Left
>:30 Right, :30 Left

Here’s how it’s done:

>Without putting mace down working to complete a total of 6:00
>Hold mace straight out with stiff locked arms, no higher than shoulder height.
>Step back into lunge then step up and perform one 360 mace swing, into direction of fixed leg, which stayed up front during lunge back of other leg.
>Repeat continuous :60 on same side then change sides without putting mace down complete :60 other side.
>Work :60 at it 2x through then – without putting mace down –
>Repeat continuous :30 again on same side then change sides without putting mace down and complete :30 other side
>Work :30 at it 2x through to the finish of your 6:00 as described.

The winner gets the brand new VST-Tee. Participants must send us a video of themselves performing the challenge. Indicate your total reps and mace weight.

Post your video on our page with the total rep count or submit your video here: https://vintagestrengthtraining.com/challenges/challenge-entry/

ENDS MONDAY MAY 27TH AT 11:59 PM