Fleetwood Tough

The Q was voluntold due to an unexcused absence. Theme of the day was elevator: I., 5, 10, 15, 20.  It seemed better in theory than reality, especially when it was Burpee time.  Sets included: calf raises, SSH, v-sits (the 1, 2, 3, 1 count was a bit much), American hammers, incline merkins, box jumps, … Continue reading Fleetwood Tough

We Are Still Here – Even if the Backblast is somewhat iffy

Normal warmup (SSH, Grasspickers, run). Then the Pax divided into two groups of 5 men.  Entire Pax did round of Mary and then one half ran a lap (1/3 of a mile) while the other did an exercise/punishment of the runners choice.  Then flapjack.  Punishment included dragonwalk, BTTW with mountain climber legs, broad jumps, box … Continue reading We Are Still Here – Even if the Backblast is somewhat iffy

Chippendales Go 105%

YHC (Uptown Girl) is honored to recap this beautiful gloom at the Pond.  The humidity was very present that made you think the extra layer added for the recent cool and rainy morning was a dramatic wardrobe flaw.  YHC took of his long sleeve under-layer but for the safety of the PAX put his other … Continue reading Chippendales Go 105%

IM3 The Pond 5/18

NEW & IMPROVED version of TREASURE 5/16 @ The Swamp (THX Uptown Girl)! F3's IM3 is based on Jesus's command to love God 1st & 'other people' 2nd! We shared 6 bible verses while introducing some new exercises. Stretches: head rotations, big arm circles, trunk rotations/elbows out, Abe Vigodas, runner’s stretch, squats, heel raisers Thang … Continue reading IM3 The Pond 5/18

30-20-10 runs!

42 degrees, light breeze -warmups: SSH, x jacks -jog around upper loop - tabada circuit: (40 second exercise/ 10 second test) lunge jumps, merkins, burpees, flutter kicks, box jumps, ski abs, speed skaters, plank to push-up, Carolina dry docks - air press cool down -basketball court sprints, baseline to baseline (30 second jog, 20 second … Continue reading 30-20-10 runs!

6 rounds of knockout

37, clear skies -warmup lap around upper track -introduce Tabata style high intensity circuit:  6 cycles of the following: (No rest between exercises) burpees 20 sec, right arm plank 20 sec, punches 40 sec burpees 20 sec, merkins 20 sec, overhead punches 40 sec burpees 20 sec, left arm plank 20 sec, punches 40 sec … Continue reading 6 rounds of knockout

Return of the Scroll

39 degrees, pouring rain, windy warmarama:  SSH, grass pickers, goof balls the scroll ( 11 exercises, 1 min/ 10 sec rest tabada)....we did the scroll twice with abs between and after  Burpees mountain climbers american hammers squat thrust to frog jump spider man lunge jumps merkins speed skaters x jacks lunges high knees —break for … Continue reading Return of the Scroll

15 in 15 (The Scroll)

15 in 15 (The Scroll) Warmarama Indian run around Fleetwood Park (approx. 1/2 mile) 1 minute exercise / 10 second break Suicides (1, 2, 3, to the side, touch ground, 1, 2, 3 back...) Basketball Drills Squats Squat Pulses Side Straddle hops Heisman (or speed skating) Frog Jumps (Jump front, jump back. Butt low, touch … Continue reading 15 in 15 (The Scroll)