How do you measure your progress?

I am sure that training is a big part of your life, it sure is for me. Just curious to see how you track the progress you are making in your training. For myself, I am an old school pen and paper guy. I have kept a training journal for decades. That way I alwaysContinue reading “How do you measure your progress?”

Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood(TOD) #663

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell swings x 50 reps barbarian squats x 20 reps keg clean & push press x 5 reps resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) set up circuit and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round = concrete slab carry x 50 feet + rescue dummyContinue reading “Cave Strong-Iron Brotherhood(TOD) #663”

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #5 & #6

General warm up (10 minutes)Sanddune power steps x 50 repsAdex club inside mills x 15/15 repsAdex club outside mills x 15/15 repsdislocates x 10 repsSanddune split squats x 10/10 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)back squat testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)dips test**Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #660

general warmup (15 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 40 reps resistance band baseball swings x 20/20 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps mace paddling x 20/20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) frame carry set up and light practice strength (5 rounds) heavy frame carry x 50 feet conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) axle rowsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #660”

Iron Brotherhood #652

general warmup (15 minutes) sledge hammer strikes x 15/15 reps grave diggers x 15/15 reps overhead tire carry x 100 feet lateral tire throws x 100 feet rotation pushups x 20 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) set up and light practrice strength (4 rounds) one round = keg carry x 100 feet + log cleanContinue reading “Iron Brotherhood #652”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #649

general warmup (15 minutes) medicine ball chest passes x 12 reps tire flips x 5 reps revolver pushups x 20 reps 45 to 90 degree leg lifts x 20 reps traveling broad jumps x 100 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) board press set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) board presses x 3 repsContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #649”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #641

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance archer pulls x 20/20 reps resistance band 1 hand pause face pulls x 10/10 reps chimp walks x 100 feet side shuffles x 200 feet specific warmup (5 minutes) Pendlay rows set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) Pendlay rows x 4 reps x 8 sets conditioning/accessory work (2Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #641”