Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #7 & #8

General warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps 1 hand halos x 15/15 reps Adex club mills x 20 reps Sanddune plyo push ups x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) push press test rest as needed specific warm up (5 minutes)  specific warm up (5 minutes) mace 300’s test Adex mace testContinue reading “Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #7 & #8”

Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood(TOD) #663

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell swings x 50 reps barbarian squats x 20 reps keg clean & push press x 5 reps resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) set up circuit and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round = concrete slab carry x 50 feet + rescue dummyContinue reading “Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood(TOD) #663”

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

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #3 & #4

General warm up (10 minutes)Americanas x 50 repsSanddune push ups x 15 repswindshield wipers x 20 repsjumping jacks x 50 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)Adex club long cycle testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)pull up test**Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #1 & #2

General warm up (10 minutes)resistance band pull a parts x 100 repsSanddune power steps x 100 repsAdex club barbarian pull overs x 25 repsSanddune push ups x 15 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)bench press testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)deadlift tests**Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #662

general warmup (5 minutes) rotation pushups x 25 reps situps x 25 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps mountain climbers x 75 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) 1 hand farmers walk set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) 1 hand farmers walk x 200 feet x 3 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) barbarian pulloversContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #662”

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) #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”