Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #661

general warmup (15 minutes) recline bar rows x 15 reps clock pushups x once around the clock resistance band pause 1 hand face pulls x 12/12 reps 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Eagle Loop pullups/bench dips set up and practice strength (4 supersets) 0ne superset = EagleContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #661”

cool events coming up at the Cave in April

Wow! It’s almost time to start our quarterly strength and work capacity tests! Only one more week and the fun will be unleashed: 5 barbell tests, 2 bodyweight test, steel mace test, steel club test, sled push test Right after the tests we have our next Mace Fit® Instructor Certification (April 10-11) You can saveContinue reading “cool events coming up at the Cave in April”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #660

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 40 reps resistance band baseball swings x 20/20 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps mace paddling x 20/20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) frame carry set up and light practice strength (5 rounds) heavy frame carry x 50 feet conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) axle rowsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #660”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #659

general warmup (15 minutes) plank walkups x 15 reps Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps long cycles x 35 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) incline chain bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) incline chain bench press x 7 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #659”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #658

general warmup (15 minutes) inch worms x 50 feet chimp walks x 50 feet tin mans x 100 feet side shuffles x 200 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) sled pulls set up and light practice strength (2 rounds) one round = rear sled pull x 100 + front sled pull x 100 feet + leftContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #658”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #657

general warmup (15 minutes) rear bear crawls x 100 feet sandbag shouldering x 12/12 reps Zercher sandbag cleans x 10 reps bear hug keg squats x 8 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) rack pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) heavy rack pulls x 2 reps x 6 sets note: use P.A.P beforeContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #657”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #656

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band diagonal pull a parts x 20/20 reps resistance pull a parts x 60 reps kettlebell goblet squats x 20 reps kettlebell high pulls x 10/10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) isometric bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) isometric bench press x 3 reps x 8Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #656”

“I won’t discriminate against anything that will make me stronger.”–Zach Even-Esh

I couldn’t agree with Zach more! We don’t just talk about, we live it day after day. Our training tools are very varied, and we build upon strong basic movements which ever ones we are using that day. Here’s a quick look inside the Cave ​ ​ There are many training tools to use, chooseContinue reading ““I won’t discriminate against anything that will make me stronger.”–Zach Even-Esh”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #654

band-resisted Romanian deadlifts** ** full credit given to Mash elite Performance for this exercise general warmup (15 minutes) Sanddune squats x 15 reps Sanddune jumps x 10 reps side shuffles x 200 feet dumbbell high pulls x 10/10 reps donkey kicks x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Romanian deadlifts set up and light practiceContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #654”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #653

general warmup (15 minutes) long cycles x 25 reps clock pushups x once around the clock flutter kicks x 100 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps 1 legged hops x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) chain bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) chain bench press x 8 reps x 4Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #653”