Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #631

general warmup (15 minutes) dumbbell star complex x 1 dumbbell hang power snatches x 5/5 reps double dumbbell squat cleans x 10 reps specific warmup (5 minutes) incline dumbbell bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) incline dumbbell bench press x 5 reps x 5 sets conditioning/accessory work (3 rounds) double dumbbellContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #631”

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #1 & #2

General warm up (10 minutes)resistance band pull a parts x 100 repsSanddune power steps x 100 repsAdex club barbarian pull overs x 25 repsSanddune push ups x 15 repsspecific warm up (5 minutes)bench press testrest as neededspecific warm up (5 minutes)deadlift testsNote: no conditioning/accessory work during tests

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”

Meet Moses, our newest personal trainer

Hello, my name is Moses, 26 years Young aspiring to be a professional Bodybuilder.I have trained/competed for 6 years. I aspire to help clients reach their fullest potential and goals. I love what I do, and I love to help people all around the world to better themselves, not only physical, but mentally.   AFSAContinue reading “Meet Moses, our newest personal trainer”

WHAT IS “FAT PANIC”?

Fat panic is a semi- annual phenomon. It occurs twice each year, one is at New Years and the other one is right before bathing suit season (summer). People freak out when they realize how much weight they have gained and their clothes don’t fit any more. Some rationalize it with, “My clothes must haveContinue reading “WHAT IS “FAT PANIC”?”

#630 IRON BROTHERHOOD

general warmup (15 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 125 reps Neuro Grip pushups x 10 reps keg squats x 10 reps alternating sandbag shouldering x 20 reps resistance band suitcase deadlifts x 20 reps (note: put a 45 lb bumper plate over the band) specific warmup (5 minutes) set up and light practiceContinue reading “#630 IRON BROTHERHOOD”

“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”

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**

WILL YOU JUMP INTO 2021 OR DRAG LAST YEAR’S BAGGAGE THERE INSTEAD?

How will you start 2021? If you have commited to consistent positve change over the months and will stick to it you, can leap right into it. However, if you are hooked on your old baggage. You wont be leaping anywhere. Though most people won’t admit it, they have created most of their own problemsContinue reading “WILL YOU JUMP INTO 2021 OR DRAG LAST YEAR’S BAGGAGE THERE INSTEAD?”