Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #643

general warmup (15 minutes) mountain climbers x 75 reps resistance band baseball swings x 15/15 reps Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps Resistance band pull a parts 75 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) seated chest press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) seated chest press x 10 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory workContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #643”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #640

general warmup (15 minutes) clock pushups x twice around the clock 1 hand resistance band pause face pulls x 10/10 reps recline rope climb x traveling broad jumps x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) dumbbell Ahrens press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) dumbbell Ahrens press x 4 reps x 7 setsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #640”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #634

general warmup (15 minutes) chimp walks x 100 feet 1 legged hops x 100 feet side shuffles x 200 feet 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Meadows rows set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) Meadows rows x 5/5 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #634”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #633

general warmup (15 minutes) overhead weight plate carry x 100 feet Sanddune jumps x 10 reps parallette pushups x 12 reps Zercher sandbag split squats x 8/8 reps recline rope climbs x 5 specific warmup (5 minutes) neutral grip bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) neutral grip bench press x 4Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #633”

“IF YOU CAN’T MEASURE IT, YOU CAN’T IMPROVE IT.”–Peter Drucker

Happy New Year! You might have stayed up way too late or have a hangover, but it’s a new day, a new year, and a new decade anyhow. Time to get cranking on those workouts! Hopefully you kept a training journal last year so you know what your starting point is now. What you don’tContinue reading ““IF YOU CAN’T MEASURE IT, YOU CAN’T IMPROVE IT.”–Peter Drucker”

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**Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #608

general warmup (15 minutes) mountain climbers x 100 reps tin mans x 100 feet side shuffles x 200 feet windshield wipers x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) kettlebell rack squats set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) kettlebell rack squats x 10 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) Bulgarian bagContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #608”

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”

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”

WORKING THROUGH YOUR FAILURES BRINGS SUCCESS

I don’t like to fail at anything, yet I have failed at many things over my lifetime. Yet those failures to be the best learning situations I have encountered along the way. When I went to Jump Master School at Fort Bragg, NC many years ago I found out just how demanding it was andContinue reading “WORKING THROUGH YOUR FAILURES BRINGS SUCCESS”