Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #618

general warmup (15 minutes) flutter kicks x 150 reps kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 40 reps side straddles x 200 feet chimp walks x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) heavy hand-over-hand sled pulls x 100 feet conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) floor presses x 12 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #618”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #602

general warm up (15 minutes) jumping jacks x 50 reps mountain climbers x 100 reps kettlebell cleans x 12/12 reps kettlebell goblet squats x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) CrossCore recline rows set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) CrossCore recline rows x 5 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #602”

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 happenĀ  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”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #597

general warm up (15 minutes) overhead weight plate carry x 100 feet mountain climbers x 100 reps sit ups x 25 reps weight plate wood choppers x 15/15 reps broad jumps x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) trap bar deadlifts set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) trap bar deadlifts x 4Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #597”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #594

general warm up (15 minutes) medicine ball throw & chase x 10 reps dumbbell high pulls x 12/12 reps Atomic push ups x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) bench press x 4 reps x 6 sets conditioning/accessory work (1 round) Tri-set tricep complexContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #594”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #576

general warm up (15 minutes) resistance band baseball swings x 15/15 reps resistance band pause face pulls x 25 reps Power Wheel roll outs x 12 reps medicine ball chest passes x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) stone** loading set up and light practice **Note: substitute as needed strength (20 minutes) stone loadingContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #576”

TIPS FOR WORKING OUT IF YOU ARE OVER 40 AND HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

First, get cleared by your doctor to exercise. Don’t blow this off, you are not invincible. Here’s a few things I learned after some genetic heart and blood pressure problems arose and I ended up in the Emergency Room. I had been in excellent health for decades then everything changed over night. I was onlyContinue reading “TIPS FOR WORKING OUT IF YOU ARE OVER 40 AND HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #569

general warm up (15 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps 1 hand farmers walk x 200 feet kettlebell cleans x 15/15 reps kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 30 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) lateral keg loading set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) lateral keg loading x 12/12-10/10-8/8-6/6-4/4 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #569”