Archive for the ‘strength training for women’ Category

Note: All testing is individualized working from each athlete’s training journal, in particular their last test scores**. If they have  hit the target number of reps on the last ten minute test, they progress to a 3RM test this time. when 3RM approach or exceed previous 1RM, then a new 1RM test is given.

general warm up (10 minutes)

Adex club front cleans x 30 reps

walking lunges x 100 feet

side shuffles x 200 feet

resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

deadlifts set up and light reps

test #4

deadlifts

No conditioning/accessory work this week

general warm up (10 minutes)

clock push ups x twice around the clock

Adex mace BTN stretch x 60 seconds each side

sandbag BTN walking lunges x 100 feet

tuck jumps x 10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

back squats set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

back squats x 8/8/8 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

resistance band hamstring curls x 20 reps

dumbbell step ups x 20 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

weight plate orbits x 30 reps

weight plate strict front raises x 15 reps

dumbbell pull overs x 15 reps

Zercher sandbag squats x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

rack pull set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

heavy rack pulls x 2/2/2/2/2/2 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

seated pause resistance band rows x 20 reps

wide grip recline bar rows x 10 reps

general warm up (10 minutes)

clock push ups x twice around the clock

side shuffles x 200 feet

traveling broad jumps x 100 feet

dumbbell push press x 10/10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

weighted dips set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

weighted dips x 4/4/4/4/4/4 reps

conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)

tri set tricep complex x 3 reps

 

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

rear bear crawls x 100 feet

kettlebell swings x 50 reps

Adex mace barbarian squats x 15 reps

Adex club inside mills x 15/15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

deadlift set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

deadlifts x 4/4/4/4/4/4 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

Mississippi shrugs x 10 reps (each rep is held at the top for 10 seconds)

sandbag BTN good mornings x 20 reps

dumbbell calf raises x 20 reps

 

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

bear crawls x 100 feet

leg lifts x 25 reps

Adex mace “10-to-2” x 15 reps

dips x 10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

grappler twists set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

grappler twists x 20/16/12/8 reps

conditioning/accessory work ( rounds)

Adex club side cleans x 40 reps

Adex club lateral pull overs x 10/10 reps

lockout sit ups x 10 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

rotation push ups x 30 reps

dislocates x 10 reps

Adex club lateral pull overs x 10/10 reps

Zercher sandbag squats x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

bench press set up and light reps

strength (20 minutes)

bench press x 4/4/4/4/4 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

strict dumbbell press x 5/5 reps

elevated push ups x 10 reps

resistance band tricep pause push downs x 20 reps