Eleven of us posted early on the edge of freezing temperatures. The disclaimer was given and we moseyed to the football field by the high school where the coupons were waiting. The exercise medley was as follows: 50 yard bear crawl, side straddle hops, a run back to the end zone where we did goblet … Continue reading Running Hot in the Cold
F3 Valley Forge @ the Blast Furnace - Phoenixviille, PA Saturday October 26, 2019 @ 6:30a Q : Boyant PAX : 11 Conditions : clear, dry and 50 degrees. 11 PAX posted in the gloomy morning for a Boyant led beatdown at the Phoenixville High School Football field. Pre-Warmup : Approximately 1 mile run to … Continue reading 100 Yard Ladder
Eight of us met up in the gloom for a full hour exercise. YHC was on Q. The cold temperatures meant that we had to keep moving, so after issuing the disclaimer, we took a quick run around Reeves Park. After the run, we circled up to get everything else loose and ready to take … Continue reading Eight Men In
F3 Valley Forge @ Blast Furnace Reeves Park, Phoenixville PA - Saturday 09/28/2019 Conditions : 61F and clear, beautiful morning! Nice and cool Q : Boyant Pre-Run : 1 PAX (5 miles) PAX # : 11 PAX for workout Disclaimer was given, followed by a brief warmup. The PAX met on the Phoenixville High School … Continue reading VF IronPax Challenge Week 4
Saturdays in September mean IronPax for F3 Valley Forge. Week 2 proved to be a brutal test that provided great results. Ten of us wrestled with the coupons, trudged around the track and let the sweat pour out. Ten of us started, ten of us finished. The morning started with the disclaimer and a review … Continue reading Ten Spot
Backblast for F3 Valley Forge from Saturday 08/24/2019 Q : Flipper / Gandalf (VQ) teamup Conditions : 58 degrees, low humidity, amazing weather! Disclaimer was given, and then warmup ensued by Gandalf which included : - arm circles - circle arms - side straddle hops - grass pickers - abe vigodas - windmills The Thang … Continue reading Burpee Pullups
8/10 Blast Furnace Back Blast 1 PAX for a shortened pre beatdown ruck. 15 (!!!) PAX, including 1 FNG for a musical beatdown led by Tuck. Conditions- A beautiful 61 degrees, with low humidity, one of the best mornings of the summer Quick disclaimer followed by a short mosey around the park to … Continue reading You’ve Been Thunderstruck
8/3 Backblast Reeves Park, Phoenixville 3 Hims for preruck (Tuck, Hops, Voss) 13 Pax showed up for the beat down on Boyant Hill. One new FNG -welcome "IC". Conditions 70 degrees and humid - perfect for sweating. Mosey to American Legion parking lot for warm up. Arm circles (15) Can some please teach … Continue reading Boyant Hill’s Revenge
2 HIM for the 3.2 PreRuck around Phoenixville (Tuck and Hops) Conditions: 80F, SUPER Humid, Thick Air Disclaimer Warm Up: -Grass Grabbers x20 IC -IW's x15 IC -Peter Parkers x15 IC -Parker Peters x15 IC Thang: -Reminded the PAX about the 50th anniversary of the Lunar Landing today, so we will be taking a field … Continue reading Apollo 11 Blast Off
Saturday July 13, 2019, Reeves Park, Phoenixville - Blast Furnace Q : Flipper Conditions : 64 and partly cloudy, lower humidity 2 PAX Posted for a morning pre-ruck 11 PAX Posted for a Flipper beatdown workout Disclaimer was given, with assistance from multiple PAX with reminders to modify as needed! Mosey around Reeves Park (0.5 … Continue reading 3, 2, 1, Blastoff!
8 PAX showed up on a hot and HUMID Phoenixville morning to enjoy some of my favorite F3 things! Quick disclaimer then circle up around the flag to warm up: Sun Gods (a fair amount OYO) Imperial Walker x 15 Copperhead Squats x 15 Continue the warmup with an Indian Run around the perimeter of … Continue reading A few of my f3vorite things!
Saturday 6/29 backblast, Tuck’s VQ ! A beautiful 70 degrees and no clouds anywhere 4 PAX for a 3 mile preruck 13 PAX for a Tuck VQ Beatdown! Warmup - Arm circles Circle arms Introducing the Gronkowski (kind of like a touchdown ground touch/sky touch) Imperial walkers ~1/4 mile mosey over to Flippers Club (local … Continue reading Introducing the Gronkowski
What a weekend to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of F3 VF and to honor those making the ultimate sacrifice to preserve our freedom. 8 PAX for 3.5 mile pre-ruck through P-ville followed by 32 PAX for the 90 minute suckfest with Qs by Side Effects, Boyant, Flipper, and Spike COT/history lesson. In attendance were … Continue reading Yr 1 Anniversary & Convergence – F3 Valley Forge
Saturday May 18, 2019 Conditions : 58 degrees and partly cloudy, sun had just risen, big, red and beautiful in the sky.. Surrounded by the annual Dogwood Festival, which invades Reeves Park in Phoenixville once a year. We had some interesting backdrops as we worked out - plenty of rides, hot dog stands, sausage carts, … Continue reading Dogwood Festival Workout
7 PAX strong including 1 FNG (welcomeFrank&Beans) ventured into Reeves Park for a throwdown of sorts -- 2 for pre-ruck. In the pre-setup eve of Phoenixville May Fest (I think that it was it is called) -- we enjoyed a beautiful morning full of good chatter, new and old friends, and some fun reminders of … Continue reading Tooth Fairy + Balls to the Wall = Gloomy Morning^2
4 PAX for the 3 mile Pre-Ruck around Phoenixville Conditions: Humid, 54 F, Cloudy Disclaimer Warm Up: -Abe Vigodas IC x15 -Parker Peters IC x25 -IW's IC x25 -SSH's IC x20 Thang: -Mosey to Boyant Hill -Jacob's Ladder up the hill for increasing Jump Squats x7 (Total distance ~1.5 miles)...planking for the 6 -Mosey to … Continue reading One more charge up Boyant Hill….
Conditions : It was a lovely 60 degrees as we gathered around the flag on Saturday morning. Warm, but still drizzling on and off. We escaped most of the rain, but the ground was still wet from the rainstorms we got the day before, and it continued to drizzle throughout the morning. The cool raindrops … Continue reading Powerful Partnerships through Pain
The morning started off with a thrilling discussion of recent movies/plays that the men have enjoyed. This might come as a surprise, but My Fair Lady and Mary Poppins won most of the accolades (Office Space and Dumb and Dumber wasn't even mentioned). At 6:31, the Q had to insist that we start our workout and talk about … Continue reading Achin’ Calves and Church Alley
F3 VF celebrated opening day of America's pastime with a somewhat baseball themed workout at Reeves Park. 10 Pax strong - I believe this marks a month straight of double digit Pax in attendance, well done -- completed the co-led workout by Winklevoss and Boyant. Activities included: Warmup - SSH, Daisy Pickers, Peter Parkers, Wife … Continue reading Peanuts, Cracker Jacks, and Burpees….in Westfield?
PAX of 3 for the 3 mile PreRuck around Phoenixville at 05:30 12 PAX for the beatdown: Disclaimer Warm Up: -Grass Grabbers x11 IC -Parker Peters x15 IC -Parker Peters x15 IC -Imperial Walkers x20 IC Thang: -Hop Vine Run (black snake run) from the AO to the Gay Street Bridge (~1 mile) -"Bridge over … Continue reading Running Vines Through Phoenixville