Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #683

general warmup (15 minutes) barbarian lateral walking lunges x 100 feet dumbbell high pulls x 8/8 reps Sanddune jumps x 10 rep dislocates x 10 reps Burgener drills specific warmup (5 minutes) squat cleans set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) squat cleans x 5 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (1 round) doubleContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #683”

So I asked him if double unders were so functional, why didn’t they do them in prison

That seemed like a fair question to ask, especially since this organization prided themselves on functional fitness. I had been a coach with them for many years, they were a huge global organization. My question stood, though. I didn’t get a good answer, just a strange look somewhere in between annoyance and bewilderment. It seemedContinue reading “So I asked him if double unders were so functional, why didn’t they do them in prison”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #681

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band archer pulls x 20/20 reps resistance band 1 hand pause pulls x 10/10 reps barbarian pullovers x 25 reps 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps sandbag shouldering x 12/12 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) sandbag Zercher squats set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) SandbagContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #681”

2nd workout back to back

I don’t normally recommend doing two training sessions like this, but they are tough and dedicated so they went for it. Gotta respect their discipline and work ethic!

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #676

general warmup (15 minutes) Grinder Kord recline rows x 15 reps pushups x 35 reps kettlebell cleans x 10/10 reps kettlebell rack squats x 15 reps Sanddune jumps x 12 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) hand over hand sled pull set up and light practice strength (6 rounds) one round = heavy hand over handContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #676”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #675

general warmup (15 minutes) Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps side shuffles x 200 feet hollow rocks x 15 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) superset 2 hand offset front pullovers/chinup set up and light practice strength (5 supersets) one superset = 2 hand offset front pullovers x 5/5 reps +Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #675”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #673

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell swings x 50 reps kettlebell cleans x 10/10 reps Russian kettlebell twists x 30 reps double kettlebell rack carry x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) banded bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) banded bench press x 6 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #673”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #665

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell suitcase swings x 30 reps medicine ball chest passes x 10 reps resistance band 1 hand pause face pulls x 10/10 reps diamond pushups x 15 reps 1 legged hops x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) dead-stop bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) dead-stop benchContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #665”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #662

general warmup (5 minutes) rotation pushups x 25 reps situps x 25 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps mountain climbers x 75 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) 1 hand farmers walk set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) 1 hand farmers walk x 200 feet x 3 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) barbarian pulloversContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #662”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #659

general warmup (15 minutes) plank walkups x 15 reps Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps long cycles x 35 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) incline chain bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) incline chain bench press x 7 reps x 4 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #659”