Archive for the ‘bench press’ Category

general warm up (10 minutes)

Americanas x 50 reps

Sanddune hand walks (on fists) x 50 reps

Adex mace barbarian squats x 20 reps

Diamond push ups x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

close grip bench press set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

close grip bench press x 5/5/5/5/5 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

double dumbbell rows x 10 reps

Tate presses x 15 reps

 

 

Every quarter we conduct our strength & work capacity tests.

We will test on five barbell lifts and two bodyweight exercises over the next two week.

  • bench press
  • dealift
  • back squat
  • push press
  • squat clean
  • strict pull ups
  • strict dips

starting in January we will be adding two more tests:  steel clubs long cycle swipes and mace “10-to-2”

Each person is required to have an up-to-date training journal which includes his previous test results. All tests are individualized based on their previous test scores.

All exercises/lifts must be done with correct technique and have full range of motion!

general warm up (10 minutes)

Sanddune fingertip hand walks x 50 reps

resistance band pull a parts x 50 reps

resistance band archer pulls x 25/25 reps

Adex club pull overs x 25 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press set up and light practice

bench press test (based on each person’s training journal)

Note–No conditioning or accessory work

general warm up (10 minutes)

Sandddune hand walks x 50 reps (note-on fingertips)

kettlebell figure 8’s x 50 reps

rotation push ups x 30 reps

Adex club shield casts x 30 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

dead stop bench press set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

dead stop bench press x 5/5/5/5/5 reps

conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)

Sanddune hand walks x 50 reps (note-on fists)

Adex 2 club barbarian squats x 15 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band slow pull-a-parts x 50 reps

Grinder Kord flys x 15 reps

tin mans x 100 feet

Adex club barbarian pull overs x 30 reps

Adex mace grave diggers x 15/15 reps

push ups x 25 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

bench press x 3/3/3/3/3 reps

conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)

weight stack push downs x 5 reps

dumbbell rows x 5/5 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

weight plate orbits x 20 reps

Adex club lateral pull overs x 10/10 reps

Adex mace “10-to-2” x 20 competition reps

rear walking lunges x 100 feet

elevated pike push ups x 10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

bench press x 3/3/3/3/3/3/3 reps

conditioning/accessory work (1 round)

seated EZ bar curls x 10/8/6 reps

weight stack push downs x 10/8/6 reps

wrist roller x 5/4/3

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

clock push ups x twice around the clock

Adex mace barbarian walking lunges x 100 feet

windshield wipers x 20 reps

Power Wheel hand walks x 50 feet

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press/farmers walk set up and light practice

strength (4 rounds)

bench press x  3 reps

followed immediately by farmers walk x 50 feet

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

Adex club front cleans x 20 reps

Adex mace “10-to-2” x 20 competition reps

after the mace & club work is done do this

pinch grip isometric plate hold x max. time