Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #601

general warm up (15 minutes) weight plate overhead carry x 100 feet sandbag shouldering x 12/12 reps Zercher sandbag squats x 15 reps resistance band baseball swings x 15/15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) muti-directional sled pulls set up and lightpractice strength (2 rounds) one round = pull 50 feet in each direction front,Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #601”

A STRONG GRIP IS ONLY PART OF THE SOLUTION

I am definitely a fan of grip training. Ever since I first found Jedd Johnson online I have been intrigued with grip training. However, having a strong grip alone won’t build the total strength of your forearms, wrists, and hands. One of the numerous ways to enhance your forearm and hand strength is extension work.Continue reading “A STRONG GRIP IS ONLY PART OF THE SOLUTION”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #600

Wow! Another milestone is being hit right now. This is our 600th TOD since we started counting. There many before that, but I have no idea how many. general warm up (15 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 25 reps resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps Grinder Kord recline rows x 20 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #600”

HOW TO DO A GOOD WARM UP

It’s been said, “If you don’t have time to warm up, you don’t have time to train.” I agree because I have personally seen and felt what can happen  if you don’t warm up or don’t warm up enough. Looking back at the tendon injuries I had in the past, I will always stree theContinue reading “HOW TO DO A GOOD WARM UP”

IF YOU HEAR “CLUNK” SOMEONE GOOFED

Many years ago I attended U.S. Army Air Assault School. One of the many things I learned there was how to rapell from a helicopter. One thing they stressed was bounding back away from the helicopter’s skid, which you stand on before rapelling. Sometimes you hear a clunk sound when a soldier didn’t execute hisContinue reading “IF YOU HEAR “CLUNK” SOMEONE GOOFED”

WHY YOU NEED TO DO ISOMETRICS

I have been blessed to attend of the Super Human Training Workshops taught by Bud Jeffries at Laurel Blackburn’s gym in Tallahassee, FL. Noah Jeffries demonstrated numerous exercises along side his Dad. There were a number of very credible presenters there like Logan Cristopher, Eric Guttmann, Dru Patrick, and Ryan J. Pitts. Some very coolContinue reading “WHY YOU NEED TO DO ISOMETRICS”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #599

general warm up (15 minutes) rotation push ups x 20 reps alternating leg lifts x 30 reps dumbbell hang power snatches x 10/10 reps barbarian squats x 15 reps crunches x 25 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) dead-stop bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) dead-stop bench press x 3 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #599”

RISK VERSUS REWARD IN TRAINING AND IN LIFE

“IF YOU WON’T TAKE A CHANCE ON YOURSELF, WHY SHOULD ANYONE ELSE TAKE A CHANCE ON YOU?”–AUTHOR UNKNOWN Many people settle for a very humdrum routine life. Pretty much nothing changes until their health fails and they die with no adventures under their belts. Others live at the edge, where danger awaits. They refuse toContinue reading “RISK VERSUS REWARD IN TRAINING AND IN LIFE”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #598

general warm up (15 minutes) push ups x 20 reps pull a parts x 75 reps Sanddune power steps x 50 reps Sanddune jumps x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) isometric pulls set up and light practice strength (5 sets) max. effort isometric pulls x 3 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) sandbag goodContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #598”

Mace Fit® is a sponsor of the Tampa Bay Strongman Classic again

We are honored to be a sponsor for the Tampa Bay Strongman Classic 2020 on October 24 in Seminlole, Florida. Last year we had a blast as we showcased our Mace Fit program at the event. We will be doing the same this year, God willing. Get all the details on the event at https://www.facebook.com/events/717290522178949Continue reading “Mace Fit® is a sponsor of the Tampa Bay Strongman Classic again”