Liz

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  Ever notice how common it is to lift and then do some sort of met con heavy breathing workout??  Some days, if we are going to do both a heavy and a met con type workout in the same session, that needs to be switched around.  Today the priority is to get your legit… Read more »

Aroll

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Alex Rollin Such a cool shot by the Progenex photographers at Wodapalooza.   I pulled today’s workout from the archives of the NC Lab.  It was back in March of last year.  There is a little bit of squatting (ha ha) and I am sure we are sore from yesterday…but the Open is coming!  These… Read more »

Take Me to the Beach

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  Absolutely love this picture.  I wish I could go back…RIGHT NOW.   Today some fun we had with the crew from NorCal and Gustavo.   Vivendi Lab. Week 15. Saturday.   Back Squat 5-5-5-5-5   Power Clean and Push Jerk Find a heavy single   A few little doozies from Invictus   5 Min… Read more »

Open Call Out

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Have you signed up for the 2015 CrossFit Games Open??   Whether you have goals of qualifying for Regionals or even the Games…or you are just doing it to measure where you are this year, the Open is a big part of our community.  It’s the one time of year where we all come together… Read more »

DT Mash

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  This week’s Mash looks very simple, Pat would say it’s elegant.  I would say, when that is the case…it’s probably going to suck much worse than you think.   I went on a pretty good rant last week about shortening the rest…DON’T do that.  If you are just ready to go after 2 min… Read more »

Ne Plus Ultra

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Mason Alderman.   It’s Sunday… the NFL Playoffs are on and it’s a New Year…let’s lift heavy stuff.   You can kinda superset these lifts or do them each straight through one at a time.  Shooters choice.  Just make sure you are resting long enough that you can go heavy, and going heavy enough that… Read more »

“Nicole”

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  Checked in with Garret today.  He is back in Miami after being here with us for a while for Christmas.  He gave me what he did today and what he got and I thought you all would be stoked to give it a try.  The morning lifting is from me and the afternoon session… Read more »

Ain’t Nuthin but a G Thang II

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Garret is coming back to NorCal soon….fingers crossed anyway.   It’s not 100% yet, but word on the street is Garret is going to be back with us for the 2015 Games season coming up!  So stoked to have one of my favorite training partners back.   Today’s workout is a throwback to last December… Read more »

Zambard Saturday

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  Excited to be helping out with this challenge through the holiday season. ironmilechallenge.com   Another sweet day of programming from Miss Rory Zambard.  Once again this day was separated into 2 sessions, but you could probably do it in one.  One benefit of breaking things up into 2 sessions, if you can, is just… Read more »

AMRAP MASH

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Kara Webb at the CrossFit Invitational   Photo from games.crossfit.com   It’s MONDAY!!!  We have a big week coming up with Thanksgiving and all…   Monday Monster Mash as usual! Programmed each week by Pat Sherwood. @sherwood215 @crossfitlinchpin   Vivendi Lab. Week 6. Monday.   AMRAP 3 Min 5 Back Squats 255/165 5 Bar Muscle… Read more »