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 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”

WHAT IS “FAT PANIC”?

Fat panic is a semi- annual phenomon. It occurs twice each year, one is at New Years and the other one is right before bathing suit season (summer). People freak out when they realize how much weight they have gained and their clothes don’t fit any more. Some rationalize it with, “My clothes must haveContinue reading “WHAT IS “FAT PANIC”?”

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) #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) #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-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”

RISK VERSUS REWARD IN TRAINING AND IN LIFE

“IF YOU WON’T TAKE A CHANCE ON YOURSELF, WHY SHOULD ANYONE ELSE TAKE A CHANCE ON YOU?”–AUTHOR UNKNOWN Many people settle for a very humdrum routine life. Pretty much nothing changes until their health fails and they die with no adventures under their belts. Others live at the edge, where danger awaits. They refuse toContinue reading “RISK VERSUS REWARD IN TRAINING AND IN LIFE”