Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity test #9 & #10

General warm up (10 minutes)bear crawls x 100 feetjumping jacks x 50 repstin mans x 100 feetkettlebell high pulls x 10/10 repsAdex arc 2 hand front cleans x 10 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)Burgener drillssquat cleans set up and light practicesquat cleans test rest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes) sled push test x max.Continue reading “Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity test #9 & #10”

“IF YOU CAN’T MEASURE IT, YOU CAN’T IMPROVE IT.”–Peter Drucker

Happy New Year! You might have stayed up way too late or have a hangover, but it’s a new day, a new year, and a new decade anyhow. Time to get cranking on those workouts! Hopefully you kept a training journal last year so you know what your starting point is now. What you don’tContinue reading ““IF YOU CAN’T MEASURE IT, YOU CAN’T IMPROVE IT.”–Peter Drucker”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #559

general warm up (15 minutes) rear bear crawls x 50 feet inch worms x 50 feet uppercut front lunges x 10/10 reps strict pull ups x 5 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) sled push/sledge hammer strikes set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) one round=heavy sled push x 50 feet + sledge hammerContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #559”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #488

general warm up (10 minutes) mountain climbers x 75 reps kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 25 reps kettlebell goblet squats x 20 reps Sanddune jumps x 12 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) farmers walk set up and light practice strength (5 rounds) heavy farmers walk x 50 feet conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) weightedContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #488”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #474

general warm up (10 minutes) mountain climbers x 100 feet alternating kettlebell swings x 30 reps traveling broad jumps x 100 feet flutter kicks x 100 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) lateral sled pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) lateral sled pulls x 100 feet x 4 rounds conditioning/accessory work (2Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #474”

Flip-flops, beaches, & rest

The importance of rest is greatly under-valued in training and in life. People are addicted to doing more, getting more, driving there faster, and resting less. If you trainĀ  hard you have to rest to gain the most progress from it. News slash– Even if you don’t train you need to rest. Rest is notContinue reading “Flip-flops, beaches, & rest”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #408

general warm up (10 minutes) kettlebell figure 8’s to hold x 30 reps resistance band baseball swings x 20/20 reps resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) Pendlay rows set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) Pendlay rows x 4 reps x 6 sets conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) sandbagContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #408”

Cave Strong-training of the day #382

general warm up (10 minutes) rear bear crawls x 100 feet winshield wipers x 20 reps double Adex club long cycles x 20 reps resistance band deadlifts x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) clean shrug pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) clean shrug pulls x 5-5-5-5-5 reps conditioning/accessory work (Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day #382”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #357

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band diagonal pull a parts x 25/25 reps dumbbell star complex x 1 chimp walks x 100 feet specific warm up (5 minutes) sled push/farmers walk set up and light practice strength (4 rounds) 1 round = sled push x 50 feet + farmers walk x 50 feet conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #357”