Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #702

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 75 reps kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 30 reps kettlebell high pulls x 10/10 reps rear bear crawls x 50 feet bear crawls x 50 feet Sanddune plyo pushups x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) bench press set up and light practice strengthContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #702”

3 generations train at the Cave

These gals know how important it is to stay in shape regardless of age. They have a blast doing their personal training with Carly (on the right). You can contact Carly to schedule your personal training here

So I asked him if double unders were so functional, why didn’t they do them in prison

That seemed like a fair question to ask, especially since this organization prided themselves on functional fitness. I had been a coach with them for many years, they were a huge global organization. My question stood, though. I didn’t get a good answer, just a strange look somewhere in between annoyance and bewilderment. It seemedContinue reading “So I asked him if double unders were so functional, why didn’t they do them in prison”

2nd workout back to back

I don’t normally recommend doing two training sessions like this, but they are tough and dedicated so they went for it. Gotta respect their discipline and work ethic!

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #675

general warmup (15 minutes) Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps side shuffles x 200 feet hollow rocks x 15 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) superset 2 hand offset front pullovers/chinup set up and light practice strength (5 supersets) one superset = 2 hand offset front pullovers x 5/5 reps +Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #675”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #673

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell swings x 50 reps kettlebell cleans x 10/10 reps Russian kettlebell twists x 30 reps double kettlebell rack carry x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) banded bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) banded bench press x 6 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #673”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #670

general warmup (15 minutes) clock pushups x once around the clock situps x 30 reps high/low sled push x 200 feet Zercher sandbag cleans x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) isometric pull/deadlift set up and practice strength (4 rounds) one round = isometric pulls x 2 reps + deadlifts x 4 reps conditioning/accessory workContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #670”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #668

general warmup (15 minutes) mountain climbers x 100 reps 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps pause supermans x 15 reps barbarian lateral lunges x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) sled pull set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round =forward sled pull x 50 feet + rear sled pullContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #668”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #667

general warmup (15 minutes) pushups x 30 reps recline rope climb x 5 sandbag shouldering x 10/10 reps weighted situps x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Atlas stone lifts setup and practice strength (20 minutes) Atlas stone lifts x 3 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds) grappler bar close grip rows xContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #667”

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #5 & #6

General warm up (10 minutes)Sanddune power steps x 50 repsAdex club inside mills x 15/15 repsAdex club outside mills x 15/15 repsdislocates x 10 repsSanddune split squats x 10/10 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)back squat testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)dips test