Q4: Leave right

Today’s theme is the humbling reminder that TODAY we’re all 1 day closer to ‘leaving’ than YESTERDAY! My younger son’s friend lost BOTH grandfathers within a week . . . also, day of workout I failed to make the connection with Pearl Harbor Day that made our theme even more fitting! Warmuparama: OYO: head rotations, big arm … Continue reading Q4: Leave right

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

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!

Unbroken or maybe broken

Warm-a-rama The Thang: It was Slowbear's big day and the log arrived. To help celebrate each PAX received a 2' 6x6 block. A short mosey to the basketball court for a round robin of block exercises followed by a "brotherhood of the traveling log" run Next was the block staring contest followed by another log run Wrap … Continue reading Unbroken or maybe broken

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