Thursday 080807

Push-up ladder day 21. 231 CTD Push-ups to buy in/catch up.

using 45 lbs bar
Pressing Snatch Balance x3 x3
Heaving Snatch Balance x3 x3
Snatch Balance + OHS x3 x3
Sotts Press x3 x3

Snatch Reps are started on the minute
66%* x1 x5
71% x1 x5
76% x1 x5

Rest as needed between these sets
80%* x1
85% x1
88% x1
90% x1
92% x1
*Of 1RM

Tuesday 080603

Warm up (w/ 45 lbs barbell)
Pressing Snatch Balance
Heaving Snatch Balance
Snatch Balance

Hang Power Snatch 1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1
Hang is the key word here…

Hey, it is a new month so the new painstorm is out…

CrossFit Manchester delivers the pain this month:
15-14-13-12-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 of:
0.75 of BW overhead squat
0.25 of BW weighted pull up
0.75 of BW thruster
1 mile run

Friday 080425

Using 45 lbs, 15 lbs bar or PVC
Pressing Snatch Balance x3
Heaving Snatch Balance x3
Snatch Balance + OHS x3
Sotts Press x3

Snatch Balance – x5, x3, x3, x1, x1, x1 x1

Let’s get a 1RM for this skill transfer exercise. Doing so will give us more confidence to catch the Snatch in a full squat and will make us better athletes. In theory, your 1RM Snatch Balance will be greater than your 1RM Snatch…not saying, just saying

REST 5 minutes then:
One arm dumbbell* snatch (alternate arms every 10 reps), 20 reps.*
Run 400 meters
One arm dumbbell* snatch (alternate arms every 10 reps) , 20 reps.*

*Newbies: 10%-15% of Body Weight
*Middle of the road crowd: 15%-25% of Body Weight
*Advanced: 25%-35% of Body Weight