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Saturday 170826

U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Michael H. Simpson, 30, of San Antonio, Texas, died May 1, 2013, from injuries caused by an improvised explosive device on April 27, 2013, in Arian, Afghanistan. Simpson, nicknamed “The Unquiet Professional,” was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

He is survived by his wife, Krista; sons, Michael and Gabe; sister, Abigail; brothers, David and Isaac; parents, Michael W. and Barbara; and many other friends and family. Donations can be made in his name to The Unquiet Professional, a nonprofit organization started by the family and benefitting Gold Star Families.

RX’d
For Time:
15-12-9-6-3
Power Clean (135/85)
Pull-up
Front Squat (135/85)
Pull-up
Level II
For Time:
15-12-9-6-3
Power Clean (95/65)
Assisted Pull-up
Front Squat (95/65)
Assisted Pull-up
Level I
For Time:
15-12-9-6-3
Power Clean (75/55)
Assisted Pull-up
Front Squat (75/55)
Assisted Pull-up

Post loads and times to comments.

Friday 170825

RX’d
A.
Four sets of:
Single-Arm Dumbbell Press x 8-10 reps each arm
Rest 90 seconds
Romanian Deadlift x 6-8 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Partners alternate whole rounds to complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
3 Dumbbell Man-Makers (40/30)
6 Burpee Pull-Ups
9 Box Jumps (24″/20″)
Level II
A.
Four sets of:
Single-Arm Dumbbell Press x 8-10 reps each arm
Rest 90 seconds
Romanian Deadlift x 6-8 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Partners alternate whole rounds to complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
3 Dumbbell Man-Makers (30/20)
6 Burpee Pull-Ups
9 Box Jumps (24″/20″)
Level I
A.
Four sets of:
Single-Arm Dumbbell Press x 8-10 reps each arm
Rest 90 seconds
Romanian Deadlift x 6-8 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Partners alternate whole rounds to complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
3 Dumbbell Man-Makers (20/10)
6 Burpee Pull-Ups
9 Box Jumps (20″/12″)

Wednesday 170816

RX’d
E2MO2M for 10 Minutes,
Snatch**, 2 Reps*
21-15-9
Kettlebell Swing (70/53)
Toe-to-Bar
Calorie Row
Level II
E2MO2M for 10 Minutes,
Snatch**, 2 Reps*
21-15-9
Kettlebell Swing (53/35)
Toe-to-Anywhere
Calorie Row
Level I
E2MO2M for 10 Minutes,
Snatch**, 2 Reps*
17-12-7
Russian Kettlebell Swing (53/35)
Hanging Knee-Raise
Calorie Row
Notes:

*Snatch reps DO NOT need to be touch-and-go, but try to have both done within 60 seconds of each other. Aim for 90%.

**Snatch Anyhow

Monday 170814

RX’d
A.
Three sets of:

Front Squat x 5-6 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
Strict Supinated-Grip Pull-Ups x Max Unbroken Reps @ 11X0
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Against a 3-minute running clock…

Row 500 Meters
135/95 lbs Ground to Overhead x Max reps

Rest 3 minutes

Level II
A.
Three sets of:

Front Squat x 5-6 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
Strict Supinated-Grip Pull-Ups x Max Unbroken Reps @ 11X0
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Against a 3-minute running clock…

Row 500 Meters
115/75 lbs Ground to Overhead x Max reps

Rest 3 minutes

Level I
A.
Three sets of:

Front Squat x 5-6 reps @ 30X1
Rest 90 seconds
Strict Supinated-Grip Pull-Ups x Max Unbroken Reps @ 11X0
Rest 90 seconds
B.
Against a 3-minute running clock…

Row 400 Meters
95/55 lbs Ground to Overhead x Max reps

Rest 3 minutes

Notes:
In teams of two, partners alternate 3-minute sets until they each complete 30 reps of Ground to Overhead.

For the pull ups, find assistance that allows you to get to 8-10 reps. For more notes on today’s workout, go here.

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