Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #607

general warmup (15 minutes) barbarian split squats x 10/10 reps resistance band pause face pulls x 20 reps Sanddune jumps x 10 reps Sanddune pushups x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) neutral grip bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) neutral grip bench press x 8 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #607”

“RIG YOUR EQUIPMENT FOR A JUMP, THIS IS NOT A DRILL!”

On this day in 1983 the Marine Corps barracks in Beirut, Lebanon was hit by suicide bomber with a van full of explosives. We lost 241 of our guys that day. I was serving as a Rapid Deployment Paratrooper at Fort Bragg, North Carolina when our Platoon Sergeant told us to get ready for aContinue reading ““RIG YOUR EQUIPMENT FOR A JUMP, THIS IS NOT A DRILL!””

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #604

general warm up (15 minutes) rotation pushups x 20 reps resistance band archer pulls x 25/25 reps barbarian lateral lunges x 20 reps Power Wheel hand walk x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) frame carry set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) frame carry x 100 feet x 4 rounds conditioning/accessory workContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #604”

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #1 & #2

General warm up (10 minutes)resistance band pull a parts x 100 repsSanddune power steps x 100 repsAdex club barbarian pull overs x 25 repsSanddune push ups x 15 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)bench press testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)deadlift testsNote: no conditioning/accessory work during tests