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In the Gym August 12th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 8 Good Mornings
2 x 5 Push Ups
Then –
10x Dead Lifts
10x Chest Press (at bench or BOSU)
60sec Plank Hold
X 5, minimal rest
Then –
10 to 1 Ladder Body Rows
After each “rung”, complete 10x reps of any core movement (athlete’s choice)
Then –
Cool down, stretch


In the Gym August 10th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 30m Tactical Lunge
2 x 8 Push Press
Then –
Partner up (or use a stopwatch)
10 to 1 Head Cutter Ladder
Pick one weight for the ladder, while one person is completing the head cutters, the other person is holding the weight at their chest.
Can go back up the ladder (1 to 10) for an extra challenge
Then –
40-30-20-10 reps of each: (adjust reps if needed)
Calories (at ski or rower)
Mountain Climbers (each side)
Kayakers
Then –
Cool down, stretch


In the Gym August 8th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 8 Goblet Squat – deep, work on hip opening and posture
2 x 30/30sec hard/easy at machine of choice – open up lungs
Then –
10x Front Squats (can use BB Or KBs in Front Rack, fairly heavy)
500m ski/row for time
Rest 2 minutes
X 3
Then –
10x KB Swings (also fairly heavy)
60sec sprint at machine of choice (use a different one from the first block)
60sec rest
X 3
Then, if time:
6 to 1 Pull Up Ladder
After each “rung”, complete an OH Plate Hold (60sec – 50sec – 40sec…corresponding with the ladder rung)
Coo down, stretch


In the Gym August 3rd

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 5 SLSLDL each side (light)
2 x 5 Push Ups
Then –
5x RDL (DBs/KBs)
15m Weighted Walking Lunge (same weight – hold at sides)
5x Push Press (same weight?)
X 6 rounds – all with same weight? (KBs or DBs)
rest as needed to maintain form
Then –
10x Pull Overs
30m Bear Crawl
X 4, rest as needed to maintain form
Then, if time:
4 x 10 calorie sprints at machine of choice, 1:1 work:rest
Cool down, stretch


In the Gym July 15th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 8 Goblet Squats – deep, hip opening and focus on posture
2 x 5 SOTS with PVC
Then –
Isometric – Dynamic Back Squats
Warm up with 5-10x regular Back Squats, just the bar
Then find medium weight for the following –
5 x 5 Iso-Dyno Back Squat, on each rep, pause for 3 seconds at 3 positions on lower, 1/3 depth, 2/3 depth, full depth. Then accelerate fast on the up.
Can use just bar, or bar + chains for these.
Rest 1-2 minutes between sets (can alternate with partner)
Then –
12x Frog Hops (no weight)
10x Body Row at rings or set up BB
60sec OH Plate Hold
X 5, rest as needed to maintain form
Cool down with mobility


In the Gym July 4th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility/stability – see small white boards for ideas
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 8 Good Morning
Then:
Warm up to RDL weight – BB or heavy KB
Then:
5x RDL
30 sec Mtn climber
30 sec Ring Support
5 Rounds, rest as necessary
Then:
8x Chest Press/Bench Press/Bosu chest press
8x Strict press
10x GHD Sit up or regular sit up
x 4 rounds minimal rest no form loss
Then:
Finish with Power based interval
3 x 500m ski/row or 2min effort on airdyne, rest 2 min between efforts.
Cool Down – light mobility work or a recovery walk/spin etc.


In the Gym June 10th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility/stability – see small white boards for ideas
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
3 x 8 Goblet Squats – focus on hip opening and posture!
Then:
Warm up to Back Squat not too heavy; see below..
Then:
6x Back Squat
6x Strict Press
4 rounds rest as needed
Then:
5x Pull Up
10x Plate Halos each direction (or Bulgarian bag swings, if appropriate)
10x Bicycles – per side
5 Rounds, minimal rest no form loss
Then: PE interval
30-20-10 calories ladder, @ski/bike/row
Rest 1-2minutes between each effort
Cool Down – light mobility work or a recovery walk/spin etc.


In the Gym June 8th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility/stability – see small white boards for ideas
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2x30m Tactical Lunge
Then:
Warm up to Heavy Split Squat – hold weight at chest
Then:
5x Split squat per leg, weight held at chest or BB on back
8x Pull Over
5 Rounds, rest as needed.
Then:
10 to 1 / 1 to 10 Alternating Ladder
Ring Dip / Burpees
Then, finish with Power based intervals
3x500m ski/row; rest 2minutes between each
Cool Down – light mobility work or a recovery walk/spin etc.


In the Gym June 6th

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility/stability – see small white boards for ideas
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2x30m Tactical Lunge
2x 30/30 DB PP – 30 sec pushing 30 sec holding weight locked out overhead, use light weight.
Then:
3x TGU per side
6x Pull Over – can be same weight as TGU if appropriate.
5 rounds, rest as needed
Then:
6x Head Cutter (medium weight)
30 sec ring suport
30 sec mtn climber
5 Rounds, minimal rest
Finish with the hateful 8
8x 30 sec work/30sec recovery machine of choice.
Cool Down – light mobility work or a recovery walk/spin etc.


In the Gym June 3rd

10:00 Warm up ski erg/airdyne/row
Work on mobility/stability – see small white boards for ideas
2 × 8 Shoulder openers
2 x 5 Cuban press
3 x 5 Wall squat
2 x 8 Push ups
Then:
Find weight for heavy chest press. This can be Bosu chest press, bench chest press or a proper Bench Press. Athletes choice
Then:
8x Chest press
5x Split squat – weight held at chest, 5 per leg
4 Rounds, rest 60-90 sec between rounds
Then:
20-15-10 reps of each
Ball Slam
Kayaker (each side)
Frog Hop
Then: PE interval
1000m ski/row for time, or 4 min all out on airdyne.
Cool Down – light mobility work or a recovery walk/spin etc.