A+ R A-

12/7/2013

Announcing the CFMG Conjugate Club Cycle #2


Who: The Conjugate Club is open to everyone, but is limited to 20 people. This club is for anyone who is willing to dedicate time and focus specifically geared towards getting stronger.


What: The Conjugate System was developed by Louie Simmons of Westside Barbell. The system incorporates three basic methods of strength training: maximal effort (heavy), dynamic effort (speed), and repetition method (accessory exercises). Please read this article from the CFJ.


Dim lights Embed Embed this video on your site


Members of this CFMG Conjugate Club cycle will be asked to dedicate four months of their time to getting stronger. You will receive weekly programming from Coach Ian and/or Coach Betsy, and must limit yourself to only two conditioning ("met-con") workouts per week in order to gain the full effect.


This club is for serious trainees only. We are recommending at least one year of actual CrossFit training before joining this club. This will ensure that you have already built a somewhat solid strength and conditioning foundation. No cherry picking and no compromising!


The CFMG Conjugate Club will be an ongoing club that runs in cycles. For each new cycle, we will open up registration to new trainees, so that everyone can get some experience.


When: This club will start on Monday, January 6th and will run for four months. We will also offer one coached session per month, most likely on Saturday morning depending on participants schedules. We will make decision once we see what sort of interest we have.


Where: CFMG. You will complete most sessions on your own, though we suggest training with other club members. As long as you have access to all the necessary equipment, you can follow our club programming anywhere.


Why: We know there are some of you who have been training for some time and are looking to build some serious strength. We also now there are some of you who want to perform better in the CrossFit Open. This is an excellent way to start preparing for next year.


Cost: $120/month for weekly programming, once a month coached training time on a Saturday, a Conjugate Club t-shirt, and access to our private Conjugate Club FB group where we will track progress/PRs, find workout partners/times, and share feedback. *You may freeze you current CFMG membership in order to join this this club but if you do come to our regular Classes twice a week you will need a class card ($100).


Data: Here are just a few PRs from some of the participants from our first CFMG Conjugate Club Cycle:


Tenley

1st muscle-up

100# push-press x3 (5# PR)

125# jerk (10# PR)

95# push press (10# PR)

140 back squat (17# PR)

93# snatch (13# PR)


Dave T.

180# snatch

230# jerk (5# PR)

300# back squat (15#)

240# squat clean (5#)


Maria

205# back squat (30# PR)

115# push press (30# PR)

130# jerk (5# PR)

Jason W.
245# jerk
330# back squat (15# PR)

Mark L.
260# back squat (20# PR)
225# jerk (20#)

Partner WOD:

Please Note: We will only be holding the 8am and 9am class today.


AMRAP in 5 min.

30 Wall Ball Shots (20#/14#)

30 Box Jumps (24”/20”)


HOLD PLANK POSITION


Rest 2:00


AMRAP in 5 min

30 Burpees

30 KB Swings (53#/35#)


HOLD BUMPER OVERHEAD (45#/25#)


Rest 2:00


AMRAP in 5 min.

30 Calories on Rower

30 Abmat Sit-Ups


HOLD LEGS 6 INCHES OFF GROUND


Partners will switch as needed during each AMRAP. One person performs reps while the other holds the listed position (in caps).

Latest W.O.D.

Prev Next

03/04/2015

03/04/2015

SWOD: 2 Power Cleans + 1 Jerk -Rest 2 Minutes- 1 Power Clean + 2 Jerks -3 Sets- WOD: 10 Minute AMRAP 3 Wall Walks 6 Thrusters (95#/65#) 9 Pull-Ups Finisher: 50 Hollow Rocks   {youtube}NZGBjWRwEP0{/youtube} Depth Jump To Greater Heights Weightlifting Competition Preparation: Don't Forget The Details How To Build A Better Butt Week #2 of the 2015 CrossFit Open Our Friday Night...

ian - avatar ian 03 Mar 2015 Hits:40 W.O.D.

Read more

03/03/2015

03/03/2015

  SWOD: Back Squat, 1 Rep Max WOD: Buy In: 500M Row 10 Overhead Squats (115#/85#) 20 Double Unders -4 Rounds for Time- 10 Short Daily Drills To Combat Back Pain How To Find A Weightlifting Coach Dieting Can Make You Lose Your Mind Week #2 of the 2015 CrossFit Open Our Friday Night Lights Series continues this week with...

ian - avatar ian 02 Mar 2015 Hits:91 W.O.D.

Read more

3/2/2015

3/2/2015

WOD: -6 Rounds For Time- 7 Hang Power Cleans (135#/95#) 9 Handstand Push-ups 11 KB Swings (70#/53#) 200m Run Finisher: 20 Seconds of Flutter Kicks 10 Second plank -8 rounds- Full Effort Expected on 15.1 and 15.1a That's the Open I Know Upper Body Strength for Weightlifting Team CFMG CrossFit Open Profile Week #2 of the 2015 CrossFit Open Our Friday...

ian - avatar ian 01 Mar 2015 Hits:121 W.O.D.

Read more

03/01/2015

03/01/2015

FREE Yoga for CFMG Members: 8am-9am Open Gym: 9am-Noon Competitor Training: 9:30am-11:00am

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:57 W.O.D.

Read more

02/28/2015

02/28/2015

WOD: -3 Rounds for Time- 800m Run 12 Barbell Overhead Lunges (135#/95#) 15 Ab Mat Sit-ups Finisher: GHD Back Extensions 10/10/10/10   Free Beginner WOD at 10am Skill: Deadlift WOD: 10 Deadlifts (75#) 10 Sit-Ups 10 Box Step Overs (20”) Simple Tips To Improve Essential Natural Hip Function Change Of Pace, Let's Do Some Jerks Stretch For Back Relief   Are you...

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:51 W.O.D.

Read more

02/27/2015

02/27/2015

Friday Night Lights starts tonight at 4pm. Cookout/potluck to follow! Mobility: A1) Shoulder Distraction, 1 min each arm x 2 sets A2) Olympic Wall Squat, Accumulate 2 min x 2 sets WOD: AMRAP in 13 Minutes 5 Toes-to-Bar 10 Push-Ups 15 Air Squats 200m Run Finisher: Weighted Plank Holds, 45-60 sec x 4 sets 5 Ways To...

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:85 W.O.D.

Read more

02/26/2015

02/26/2015

  Our Friday Night Lights Series kicks off this Friday! All are welcome! Bring your family and friends to watch you crush the first Open WOD. Stay afterwards for a potluck/cookout! More information below. Skill WOD: 12 Strict Ring Dips 8 Alternating Leg Pistols w/ KB (35#/18#) 6 Strict HSPU 30 Double Unders -4 rounds NOT FOR TIME,...

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:73 W.O.D.

Read more

02/25/2015

{youtube}IJqsiulvUL0{/youtube} Our Friday Night Lights Series kicks off this Friday! All are welcome! Bring your family and friends to watch you crush the first Open WOD. Stay afterwards for a potluck/cookout! More information below. SWOD: Back Squat 5/5/3/3/3 WOD: OTMEM for 10 Minutes Odd Minutes: 6 Box Jumps (30”/24”) | 6 KB Swings (70#/53#) Even...

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:95 W.O.D.

Read more

02/24/2015

02/24/2015

  Our Friday Night Lights Series kicks off this Friday! All are welcome! Bring your family and friends to watch you crush the first Open WOD. Stay afterwards for a potluck/cookout! More information below. SWOD: Squat Snatch, work up to a 1 rep max. A1) GHD Sit-Ups 12/12/12/12 A2) Romanian Deadlifts 6/6/6/6   Overtraining: The Difference...

ian - avatar ian 23 Feb 2015 Hits:105 W.O.D.

Read more

2/23/2015

Our Friday Night Lights Series kicks off this Friday! All are welcome! Bring your family and friends to watch you crush the first Open WOD. Stay afterwards for a potluck/cookout! More info. below. Skill: Kipping pull-ups progression and practice WOD: 12 Pull-ups 8 Front Squats (155#/105#) 10 Burpees over barbell 200m Run -5 Rounds for...

ian - avatar ian 22 Feb 2015 Hits:132 W.O.D.

Read more

02/22/2015

02/22/2015

FREE Yoga 8-9am Open Gym 9-12pm Team CFMG meets at 9:30am   It's Open Season! Here is Why and How YOU Should Participate at CrossFit Mission Gorge! The Open is five beautiful weeks of opportunity... It's the opportunity to get outside of your comfort zone and get comfortable with being uncomfortable.  It's an opportunity to learn, to grow as...

ian - avatar ian 17 Feb 2015 Hits:88 W.O.D.

Read more

02/21/2015

02/21/2015

  WOD: 50 Calorie Row 50 Push-Ups 50 Overhead Squats (45#) 50 Burpees 50 Box Jumps (24”/20”) 50 Sit-Ups 50 KB Swings (53#/35#) 800m Run -For Time- Free Intro Workout at 10am Skill: Front Squat WOD: 10 Front Squats (45#) 8 Push-Ups 6 Burpees 200m Run -AMRAP in 12 Minutes- Does Being Fatter Help You To Lift More? Link Between Sleep Loss, Diabetes Explained Sample Weightlifting Flexibility...

ian - avatar ian 17 Feb 2015 Hits:90 W.O.D.

Read more