Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood training of the day (TOD) #672

general warmup (15 minutes) weight plate orbits x 20 reps 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 20 reps bear hug keg squats x 10 reps traveling broad jumps x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) set up and light practice strength (3 rounds) one round =Continue reading “Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood training of the day (TOD) #672”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #667

general warmup (15 minutes) pushups x 30 reps recline rope climb x 5 sandbag shouldering x 10/10 reps weighted situps x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) Atlas stone lifts setup and practice strength (20 minutes) Atlas stone lifts x 3 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds) grappler bar close grip rows xContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #667”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #386

general warm up (10 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 30 reps Battling Ropes roll overs x 30 reps barbarian split squats x 10/10 reps dumbbell hang power snatch x 7/7 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) Strongman complex set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) 1 round=ground to overhead log lift xContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #386”

The “night shift” at the Cave

Carrying stones, kegs, & sandbags

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps resistance band Sumo high pulls x 20 reps tin mans x 100 feet recline rope climbs x 3 Sanddune push ups x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) stone carry set up and practice strength (20 minutes) stone carry x 100 feet x 1/1/1/1 conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

“HARD LABOR” DAY  is our annual celebration of the blessing of hard physical work general warm up (10 minutes) Adex club inside mills x 20/20 reps Adex club  pull overs x 20 reps clamp curls x 15 reps (learned from Jedd Johnson) Adex mace barbarian squats x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) keg/stone/sandbagContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Ancient martial arts stone training

Most people know of stone lifting as a part of Strongman training. The roots of stone lifting are centuries old. Some stones are legendary and well-known , like Iceland’s Husafell stone . Modern day Strongmen, like Eric Fiorillo, will make the journey across the Atlantic Ocean to lift that stone. Bud Jeffries seems to liftContinue reading “Ancient martial arts stone training”