Posts Tagged ‘How to build strength’

general warm up (10 minutes)

diamond push ups x 15 reps

dumbbell pull overs x 15 reps

medicine ball chest passes x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

Ahrens press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

Ahrens press x 8 reps x 4 sets

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

wide grip recline bar rows x 15 reps

lat pull downs x 10 reps

general warm up (10 minutes)

Battling Ropes x 100 double waves

double dumbbell cleans x 10 reps

resistance band diagonal pull a parts x 25/25 reps

one-legged hops x 100 feet

specific warm up (5 minutes)

chain rack pulls set up and light practice (note:  pulled from below the knees)

strength (20 minutes)

chain rack pulls x 2 reps x 6 sets

conditioning/accessory work (1 round)

dumbbell rows x 10/10 reps

Zercher sandbag squats x 12 reps

stone carry x 100 feet

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

clock push ups x twice around the clock

recline rope climbs x 4

45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps (Note: I learned these from Eric Guttman, he called them needle lifts)

buddy medicine ball throws x 30 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

Strongman complex set up and light practice

strength (3 rounds)

Strongman complex–one round = bear hug keg squats x 10 reps + log “ground to overhead” lift x 5 reps + farmers walk x 100 feet

conditioning/accessory work(2 rounds)

pinch grip isometric plate hold x maximum time

wrist roller x 10

hollow rocks x 15 reps

general warm up (10 minutes)

2 hand side swings x 30 reps (with Adex club)

mountain climbers x 100 reps

dumbbell high pulls x 10/10 reps

Sanddune jumps x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

trap bar deadlifts set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

trap bar deadlifts x 3 rest pause sets

conditioning/accessory work (1 round)

Mississippi shrugs** (soon  to be called Minnesota shrugs in honor of Matt) x 10 reps

**Note–maximum hold time at the top of each rep

sandbag good mornings x 20 reps

heavy swings  (with loaded Strongergrip handle) x 10 reps

 

general warm up (10 minutes)

weight plate orbits x 25 reps

recline rope climbs x 5

Sanddune power steps x 100 reps

rotation push ups x 20 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

strict barbell press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

strict barbell press x 4 reps x 6 sets

conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds)

elevated push ups x 15 reps

resistance band tricep push downs x 25 reps

 





general warm up (10 minutes)

clock push ups x twice around the clock

windshield wiper squats x 15 reps

Grinder Kord reverse flys x 15 reps

specific warm up (5 minutes)

chain bench press set up and light practice

strength (20 minutes)

chain bench press x 4 reps x 6 sets

conditioning/accessory work (1 round)

JM press x 10 reps

seated resistance band pause rows x 10 reps

EZ bar curls x 15 reps