Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity test #9 & #10

General warm up (10 minutes)bear crawls x 100 feetjumping jacks x 50 repstin mans x 100 feetkettlebell high pulls x 10/10 repsAdex arc 2 hand front cleans x 10 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)Burgener drillssquat cleans set up and light practicesquat cleans test rest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes) sled push test x max.Continue reading “Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity test #9 & #10”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #629

general warmup (15 minutes) Americanas x 40 reps BTN stretch x 60 seconds x 1/1/1/1 Sanddune squats x 15 reps lateral lunge 360’s x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) sandbag getups light practice strength (20 minutes) sandbag getups x 2/2 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (1 round) sandbag BTN push press x 8Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #629”

EXCUSE MAKER OR EXCUSE BREAKER?

I was talking with one of my more dedicated athletes this morning about the way people look at working out, aging, and attitudes they have. Since I first started training people over 50 years I have seen a few things that never seem to change. The same patterns are repeated over and over again, onlyContinue reading “EXCUSE MAKER OR EXCUSE BREAKER?”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #628

general warmup (15 minutes) clock pushups x twice around the clock 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps pause supermans x 15 reps rear bear crawls x 100 feet 1 legged hops x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) banded kettlebell bench press set up and light practcice strength (20 minutes) banded kettlebellContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #628”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #627

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps horizontal mace strikes x 12/12 reps Zercher sandbag cleans x 15 reps tinmans x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) sled push/frame carry set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round = sled push x 50 feet + frame carry xContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #627”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #626

NOTE: Those who missed the lightened bench press training last week will do it Monday general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band vertical pull a parts x 35 reps resistance 1 hand pause face pulls x 10/10 reps resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps Sanddune jumps x 10 reps Burgener drill specific warmup (5 minutes)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #626”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #625

general warmup (15 minutes) rotation pushups x 20 reps mountain climbers x 80 reps hollow rocks x 20 reps Grinder Kord recline rows x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) dumbbell clean & power jerk set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) dumbbell clean & power jerk 4/4 x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #625”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #623

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 75 reps overhead weight plate carry x 100 feet kettlebell swings x 50 reps traveling broad jumps x 100 feet isometric pulls x max effort x 3 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) rack pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) heavy rack pullsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #623”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #620

general warmup (15 minutes) pushups x 25 reps sandbag shouldering x 20 reps tin mans x 100 feet dumbbell pullovers x 12 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Zercher axle bar squats set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) Zercher axle bar squats x 8 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds) dumbbell curlsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #620”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #619

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band baseball swings x 20/20 reps resistance band pause face pulls x 15 reps Russian plank walkups x 15 reps Sanddune power steps x 100 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) push press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) push press x 5 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory workContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #619”