Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #572

general warm up (15 minutes) recline bar rows x 15 reps Power Wheel hand walks x 100 feet flutter kicks x 100 reps jumping jacks x 40 reps sandbag good mornings x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) close grip grappler rows set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) heavy close grip grapplerContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #572”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #537

general warm up (10 minutes) Sanddune power steps x 75 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps barbarian split squats x 12/12 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) High/Low sled sprints set up and light practice strength (5 rounds) High/Low sled sprints x 100 feet conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) resistance band hamstring curls x 25 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #537”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #534

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band baseball swings x 25/25 reps Grinder Kord reverse flys x 15 reps buddy medicine ball throws x 30 reps overhead tire carry x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) push press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) push press x 4 reps x 6 setsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #534”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band diagonal pull a parts x 25/25 reps Adex club 2 hand side swings x 40 reps Adex club barbarian pull overs x 20 reps elevated push ups x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) bench press rest pauseContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps mountain climbers x 100 reps dislocates x 10 reps tuck jumps x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) Burgener drills squat snatch set up and light reps strength (20 minutes) squat snatch x 2/2/2/2/2/2 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) dumbbell overheadContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) bear crawls x 100 feet alternating leg lifts x 40 reps resistance band push ups  x 15 reps kettlebell pull overs with isometric leg lift x 15 reps medicine ball chest passes x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) bench press set up and light reps strength (20 minutes)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Answer to a question I got tonight

At the Cave, I do my utmost to provide the most effective training that I can. However, what people do when they are not there can sabotage all their hard work. I advise people to do several simple things, besides training consistently: get plenty of sleep eat plenty of high quality protein, fats, & carbsContinue reading “Answer to a question I got tonight”

Twice a year “fat panic” sets in, don’t be fooled

Summer is just about here and so is the next “fat panic” across America. This occurs   around New Years also. It is very predictable. The unreasonable fear of looking bad in a bathing suit suddenly hits those who have neglected their health and fitness all the rest of the year. Here’s the main problem, though:Continue reading “Twice a year “fat panic” sets in, don’t be fooled”

Being healthy is not your default condition

Many people today think they are entitled to be healthy without doing anything about it. I am not just talking about being lean or ripped, just generally in good health. Folks, it’s not just a given that you will wake up each day and be healthy, much be fit. Granted, some people are born withContinue reading “Being healthy is not your default condition”