Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #353

general warm up (10 minutes) barbarian squats x 20 reps dumbbell star complex x 1 resistance band pause face pulls x 20 reps tuck jumps x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) snatch grip high pulls set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) snatch grip high pulls x 4-4-4-4-4-4 reps conditioning/accessory work (3Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #353”

make up tests for–Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #7 & #8

General warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps 1 hand halos x 15/15 reps Adex club mills x 20 rep Sanddune plyo push ups x 10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) push press test rest as needed specific warm up (5 minutes) Adex mace test **Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #337

general warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps resistance archer pulls x 25/25 reps Russian plank walk ups x 15 reps specific  warm up (5 minutes) dead stop bench press set up and light practice strength (20 minutes) dead stop bench press x 4-4-4-4-4-4 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) Grinder Kord reverse flys xContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #337”

Cave Strong-quarterly strength & work capacity tests #3 & #4

General warm up (10 minutes) Americanas x 50 reps Sanddune push ups x 15 reps windshield wipers x 20 reps jumping jacks x 50 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) Adex club long cycle test rest as needed specific warm up (5 minutes) pull up test **Note: no conditioning/accessory work during tests**

Training Journals–the secret weapon

  Some say, “I only compete against myself,” and that is cool; however if they don’t keep a training journal they are lying. How do they know if they are making progress or not? My current training journal spans over a decade. I know from it what works best for me. Everyone who trains atContinue reading “Training Journals–the secret weapon”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #292

General warm up (10 minutes) Battling Ropes double waves x 50 reps Battling Ropes sidewinders x 50 reps jumping jacks x 30 reps Specific warm up (5 minutes) grappler twists set up and light practice Strength (20 minutes) grappler twists x 20-16-12-8 reps Conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) Adex mace grave diggers x 15/15 reps Adex clubContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #292”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #291

General warm up (10 minutes) resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps recline rope climbs x 5 resistance band Sumo high pulls x 15 reps dumbbell hang power snatches x 10/10 reps Specific warm up (5 minutes) Sumo deadlifts (double overhand grip) set up and light practice Strength (20 minutes) Sumo deadlifts (double overhandContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #291”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #286

general warm up (10 minutes) resistance band front raise pull a parts x 50 reps resistance band “palms up” pull a parts x 50 reps Adex mace split squats x 10/10 reps double club Adex club front cleans x 15 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) “ground to overhead” log lift set up and lightContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #286”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #282

general warm up (10 minutes) Adex club 1 hand front cleans x 15/15 reps Adex mace paddling x 20/20 reps resistance band pull a parts x 100 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) kettlebell rack squats** set up and practice ** Do not interlock fingers strength (20 minutes) kettlebell rack squats x 12-10-8-6-4-2 reps conditioning/accessoryContinue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #282”

Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #281

general warmup (10 minutes) Power Wheel roll outs x 10 reps resistance band baseball swings x 20/20reps dumbbell push press x 10/10 reps specific warm up (5 minutes) dumbbell bench press set up and practice strength (4 rounds) dumbbell bench press x 5-5-5-5-5 reps conditioning/accessory work (2 rounds) Grinder Kord chain push ups x 10Continue reading “Cave Strong-training of the day (TOD) #281”