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”

Cave Strong-Black & Blue Friday (TOD) #616

general warmup (15 minutes) barbarian knee walkups x 15 reps battering rams x 15/15 reps clock pushups x once around the clock dumbbell push press x 10/10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) stone carry & log lift set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round=stone carry x 100 feet + log overhead liftContinue reading “Cave Strong-Black & Blue Friday (TOD) #616”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #613

general warmup (15 minutes) mountain climbers x 100 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps tin mans x 100 feet chimp walks x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) dumbbell complex set up and light practice strength (3 rounds) one round of dumbbell complex = snatch x 5/5 reps + push press x 5/5 reps +Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #613”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #612

general warmup (15 minutes) bear crawls x 100 feet windshield wipers x 20 reps alternating split squats x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) set up and light practice strength (5 super sets) 1 super set = push ups x 10 reps + recline rows x 10 reps conditioning/accessorywork (1 round) squats x 20 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #612”

Are gyms being shut down again?

Nobody saw it coming the first time. The shutdown order went into effect really fast. Since we had dedicated people and the right kind of equipment we moved outdoors and kept on training. We only missed one class during the entire shutdown and that was due to rain. I laid out our strategy and thankContinue reading “Are gyms being shut down again?”

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”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #606

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 25 reps Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps weight plate orbits x 20 reps weight plate strict front raises x 15 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) wheel barrow push + Strongman axle deadlift set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round = heavyContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #606”

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-training of the day (TOD) #600

Wow! Another milestone is being hit right now. This is our 600th TOD since we started counting. There many before that, but I have no idea how many. general warm up (15 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 25 reps resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps Grinder Kord recline rows x 20 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #600”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #598

general warm up (15 minutes) push ups x 20 reps pull a parts x 75 reps Sanddune power steps x 50 reps Sanddune jumps x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) isometric pulls set up and light practice strength (5 sets) max. effort isometric pulls x 3 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) sandbag goodContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #598”