The Magnificent 7 Rides Again

Despite 73 degrees and 85% humidity, 7 souls showed up for the Friday morning workout. Not a cloud in the sky, the PAX agreed to disclaimer and we hit it. Tabata-Style Warm Up (Thanks UTG, beginning with a 10 second break between exercises, reducing each interval by 2 seconds served to intensify the pace) (OYO) … Continue reading The Magnificent 7 Rides Again

Summer School

Disclaimer accepted verbally. Mosey with side shuffle, high knees, butt kickers, bending, skipping, and karaoke. Warm -up: IC to 11 in honor of 7/11 day, (no free slushies here). Imperial walkers, toy soldiers, side lunge, Abe Vigodas, grass pickers, SSH, Merkins, shoulder taps, Mayweathers, Peter Parkers, mountain climbers, donkey kicks. 1/2 lap Indian run around … Continue reading Summer School

Weather Forecast Didn’t Mention Rain

Had a plan the night before the workout, but, had to improvise as I woke up to heavy rain outside. Modify as needed! Mosey to Pavillion Warm up- Huggie Bears, Stretching, Nighttclub Rockers, Abe Vigodas, Squats, Side Straddle Hops, Monkey Humpers Rain was a bit light so we ran around the circle The Thang Pull … Continue reading Weather Forecast Didn’t Mention Rain

Knievel’s 100th Workout Celebration!

Kept it simple!!! No warm up. Jumped right in.  I picked 7 of my favorite exercises. Merkins, Plank Jack's, Lbc's, Crab Cakes( in cadence), Squats, Imperial Walkers(in cadence) and Side Strattle Hops....... we did 10 reps of each of these at 10 different stations(total of 100 reps per exercise) with a mosey in between.  I … Continue reading Knievel’s 100th Workout Celebration!

take cover

Rained...a lot...the entire workout. So we kept under the pavilion for the workout. WOR huggie bear, arm circles, best stretch ever, IC - ssh, seal jacks, abe vigado, grasspickers, mountain climbers, plank jacks, merkins, prom dates and single foot prom dates The thang Inch worm length of pavilion - 10 dry docks IC; inch warm … Continue reading take cover

Wilson Returns

Beautiful 50 degrees in Allentown this morning.  The Gloom was not so Gloomy especially when Wilson showed up with Mr. Brady.  (Castaway reference) DISCLAIMER - free, open to all men, rotational lead, outdoors, end with CoT, modified as needed.  Accept with Aye! WARMARAMA  - mosey around tree of life loop to playground and back to … Continue reading Wilson Returns

AKA Flying Squirrel

It was a beautiful morning at the Swamp where 9 of us gathered. Warm up Mosey, Warm up,Neck rolls, Trunk rolls, Abe vigodas, Grass pickers, Side straddle hops, Mercans, Peter Parker’s, Mayweather, Mountain climbers, Calf stretch, Hamstring stretcH, Bear Crawl Ring of Fire The Thang Squat jump burpees sprint back Catch me if you can - Partner A Crabcakes and Partner B Crabwalks Dercan off of … Continue reading AKA Flying Squirrel

Playground Punishment

Working Out in the Playground Warm Up Huggie Bears, Arm circles, neck rolls, standing stretch (touch the ground) then touch left ankle/right ankle, Abe Vigodas, Monkey Humpers, Squats. Skip to my Lou- skip across parking lot and back to help warm up. Baseball Season Mosey to baseball field. Sprints and jogs around bases (2 reps)- … Continue reading Playground Punishment

Spontaneous V Q

Warm up, mosey “2 laps around the parking lot,  Bear crawl about 30 yards to the flagpole. SS hops, Grass pickers, Abe Vagotas, 10 each in cadence, Arm Circles 10 forward and backwards, Murkins, Mountain climbers 10 each in cadence..... Mosey to the strip. The “ Thang” Partnered up, wheel barreled 25 yards, switched wheel … Continue reading Spontaneous V Q

Hard Core

Cold and rainy, almost sleeting, miserable weather. Warm up: OYO -neck rolls, trunk rolls, shoulder shrugs, leg swings, quad stretch, calf stretch.  IC - imperial walkers, toy soldiers, side lunge, grass pickers, Abe Vigodas, SSH, Merkins, Mayweathers, shoulder taps, Peter Parkers, mountain climbers. The Thang: Core exercises - abs, lower back, hips, and groin.  1. … Continue reading Hard Core

Bear crawl through the swamp

The pax huddled around the shovel flag lamenting the unrelinquishing grip of winter. Warmorama: Mosey, side straddle hops, a circles, merkins, squats and calf raises. Mosey The Thang: Bear crawl repeats which include a set of an exercise, 50-yard bear crawl, jog back and repeat three times. Inperial squats, sprint-jog-sprint, bobby hurleys, donkey kicks, shoulder taps, … Continue reading Bear crawl through the swamp