Exercise of the Day. Barbell Jumping Jacks with good form. Looks like this happened at the before mentioned “Clean Ladder” at the 2012 CrossFit Games. Created by reader Edwin.
This year’s CrossFit Games had a “Clean Ladder” event. Workout: 1-rep Clean every 30 seconds with progressively heavier barbells Athletes will be ranked by the weight of their heaviest successful clean. Partial pounds will be awarded for each additional deadlift completed after they attempt and fail the clean. Men’s Weights (pounds) – 245, 255, 265, […]
Rich Froning has one of the best snatch techniques among the top CrossFitters. Event 5 of the Central East Regional was a Snatch Ladder. You had to do 20 double unders as a buy in before you could attempt a weight. The Ladder (in lb): 155, 165, 175, 185, 195, 205, 215, 225, 235, 245, 255, 265, 275, […]
ChrossFit athlete Chris Spealler does “Diane” in 1:52 at the 2012 CrossFit Games South West Regional. Diane: 21-15-9 reps, for time Deadlift 225 lbs Headstand push-ups
The CrossFit mobilizers, Kelly Starrett & Carl Paoli have some good tips & mobility drills for Workout 12.5: Complete as many reps as possible in 7 minutes following the rep scheme below: 100 pound Thruster, 3 reps 3 Chest to bar Pull-ups 100 pound Thruster, 6 reps 6 Chest to bar Pull-ups 100 pound Thruster, […]
Kelly Starrett & Carl Paoli prep for the CF Games Workout 12.4. Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 12 minutes of: 150 Wall balls90 Double-unders30 Muscle-ups
The CrossFit Mobility Trio is at it again for workout 12.3. Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 18 minutes of: 15 Box jumps (M 24″ box / F 20″ box)12 Push press (M 115 lb / F 75 lb)9 Toes-to-bar Kelly Starrett’s take Jami Tikkanen Carl Paoli
Kelly Starrett comes to save all CrossFit Games Open athelets. Workout 12.2 is: put a barbell ovehead anyway you like.That means muscle snatch, power snatch, snatch, split snatch. Proceed through the sequence below completing as many reps as possible in 10 minutes of: 75 pound Snatch, 30 reps 135 pound Snatch, 30 reps 165 pound Snatch, 30 reps 210 pound […]
Check out the current #1 on the CrossFit Games 12.1 Burpees Workout. Danila Shokhin does 161 burpees in 7 minutes. Amazing! Age: 27Height: 168 cmWeight: 75 kg On average that’s one burpee every 2.6 seconds. 21 burpees in the last minute.