Posts Tagged ‘grip strength’

general warm up (15 minutes)

resistance band pull a parts x 30/30 reps

seated pause  resistance band rows x 15 reps

Bulgarian bag 360’s x 15/15 reps

sandbag Zercher cleans x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

farmers walk set up and light practice

strength (4 rounds)

one round = farmers walk x 150 feet

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

heavy dumbbell rows x 5/5 reps

weighted push ups x 10 reps

weighted sit ups x 10 reps

recline rope climb x 5

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band pause face pulls x 20 reps

resistance band “palms up” pull a parts x 50 reps

traveling broad jumps x 100 feet

Sanddune squats x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

Sumo axle deadlifts  set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

Sumo axle deadlifts x 4 reps x 5 sets

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

grinder kord flys x 15 reps

grinder kord reverse flys x 15 reps

general warm up (10 minutes)

diagonal resistance band pull a parts x 30/30 reps

sandbag shouldering x 10/10 reps

strict weight plate front raises x 15 reps

resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 10 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

rack pulls set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

heavy rack pulls x 2 reps x 5 sets

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

double dumbbell push press x 10 reps

dumbbell pull overs x 10 reps

Note: after both rounds are complete do max. reps with Captains of Crush grippers with each hand twice

general warm up (10 minutes)

alternating sandbag shouldering x 20 reps

stone carry x 100 feet

2 hand side swings x 40 reps

mountain climbers x 100 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

strict weighted pull ups/weighted dips superset light practice

strength (5 supersets)

1 superset = strict weighted pull ups x 2 reps + weighted dips x 3 reps

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

keg power press x 7 reps

Power Wheel rollouts x 12 reps

Zercher sandbag squats x 15 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps

seated resistance pause band rows x 15 reps

1 legged hops x 100 feet bear crawls x 100 feet

specific warm up (5 minutes)

Strongman medley–one round = log carry x 50 feet + famers walk x 50 feet + sled push x 50 feet

strength (20 minutes)

Strongman medley x 4 rounds

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

close grip floor press x 8 reps

double dumbbell curls x 10 reps

Sanddune plyo push ups x 12 reps

 

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

rotation push ups x 20 reps

chimp walks x 50 feet

inch worms x 50 feet

Bulgarian bag 360’s x 12/12 reps
specific warm up (5 minutes)

lateral keg loading set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

lateral keg loading x 10/10 reps x 4 sets
conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

1 hand farmers walk x 100 feet

Grinder Kord curls x 15 reps

Grinder Kord tricep extensions x 15 reps

We have been hitting exercises for hand strength hard for the last several weeks.

Hand, wrist, and forearm strength are regularly addressed at the Cave, but now we are focusing even more intensely on it.

How important is hand strength? Here’s what Harvard has to say about it

My original interest in training for grip was sparked by Jedd Johnson

about 15 years ago. There are many ways to train your hands, wrists, and forearms.

Hereare a few we  use often

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