Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) for Black (& Blue) Friday

general warm up (10 minutes) Battling Ropes x 100 waves dislocates x 10 reps tin mans x 100 feet tuck jumps x 10 reps specific warm up (10 minutes) Burgener drills snatch-grip high pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) snatch-grip high pulls x 3/3/3/3/3/3/3 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) snatch-grip recline bar rowsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) for Black (& Blue) Friday”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) Sanddune hand walks (on fists) x 50 reps resistance band archer pulls x 30/30 reps Adex club halos x 15/15 reps rear bear crawls x 100 feet specific warm up (10 minutes) grappler bar rows set up and light reps strength (20 minutes) grappler bar rows x 10/10/8/8/6/6/4/4 reps conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s x 40 reps clock push ups x twice around the clock dumbbell hang power snatch x 10/10 reps Sanddune power steps x 100 reps specific warm up (10 minutes) Strongman complex set up and practice strength (4 rounds) Strongman complex>>one round = double tire flip & rear tireContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

The bathroom scale is not your friend

The subject of how much people weigh, on the average,  now compared to 30 or 40 years ago came up twice this week at the Cave. Yes, overall weight has gone up for both men and women since the 1960s. Perceptions of what “being fat” is have also changed. Back then, where I grew up, itContinue reading “The bathroom scale is not your friend”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 40 reps Adex club side cleans x 50 reps recline rope climb x 5 Adex mace split squats x 10/10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) sandbag complex set up and light practice strength (3 rounds) sandbag shouldering x 10/10 + sandbag Zercher cleans x 10 reps conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) mountain climbers x 100 reps tuck jumps x 10 reps resistance band archer pulls x 20/20 reps Adex club long cycle swipes x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) high/low sled sprint set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) high/low sled sprint x 100 feet x 1/1/1/1/1 conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)

general warm up (10 minutes) clock push ups x twice around the clock Adex club inside  mills x 20/20 reps alternating leg lifts x 40 reps Adex mace “10-to2” x 20 reps (using competition counting method) traveling broad jumps x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) Burgener drills clean grip high pulls set upContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD)”

The Cave will be open on Black (and Blue) Friday

We’ll be closed on Thanksgiving, counting our many blessings and spending time with family. Hope all of you do the same if you can. However, on Friday we will be going full-blast! That’s why we call it Black and Blue Friday, not just Black Friday. We’re not selling anything. In fact, we’ll be helping peopleContinue reading “The Cave will be open on Black (and Blue) Friday”