A+ R A-

5/16/2011

WOD

"Broken Angie"

20 Pull ups

20 Push ups

20 Sit ups

20 Air Squats

5 Rnds

James working a Power Snatch


Below is a CrossFit Documentary done by a Student at San Jose State.  It is lengthy but provides a good history of the games and some good insight from elite level athletes.

Dim lights Embed Embed this video on your site

There were a few mistakes which are listed Below, Courtesy of www.crossfitoneworld.com

  • 00:23- CrossFit started in 2001 not 2005. The current look to the www.crossfit.com website started in 2003. It looked way different before that.
  • 02:18- Interesting that he states Greg Glassman was a "high school" gymnast. I know he was a gymnast at some level, but I'm not sure if it was high school, college, or club. I've heard it said that he walks with a limp because of a gymnastics injury.
  • 05:32- Death By Burpee is 20 minutes not 10 minutes, so don't think I am posting it as 10 minutes next time it comes up. Crossfit One World was the first gym to post Death By Burpee. It wasn't my idea though. The credit goes to Matt Munson of CrossFit Champions. He told me about the workout but stated he never posted it because he didn't want to kill any of his clients.
  • 06:17- My quote was taken out of context. I was talking about long term side effects on CrossFitters doing CrossFit with poor coaching and lack of sound technique.
  • 11:50- Vien had a pretty good idea about how you qualify for the Games, but his numbers were a bit off. The top 60 men and women from each sectional move onto regionals. Every region is different (I think), but only the top four from the NorCal region move onto the CrossFit Games.

Latest W.O.D.

Prev Next

3/30/2015

3/30/2015

WOD: -2 rounds, rest 2 minutes between rounds- AMRAP in 5 min 3 Bar Muscle-ups -or- 6 Pull-ups 6 Toe-to-bar 9 Push-ups Finisher: A1) Bent over reverse flys 12/12/12/12 A2) Barbell bicep curls 8/8/8/8 The Cult of CrossFit: How the workout can bring out the best (and worst) of faith 4 Lessons CrossFitters Can Learn From Bodybuilders 42 tips &...

ian - avatar ian 29 Mar 2015 Hits:57 W.O.D.

Read more

03/29/2015

03/29/2015

  Open Gym 9am-Noon Competitor Session 9:30am-11am

ian - avatar ian 25 Mar 2015 Hits:29 W.O.D.

Read more

03/28/2015

03/28/2015

Modified Hours: There will be no 11 AM class or Foundations this Saturday (3/28) Our next Foundations Class will be on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (April 27-29th) from 6-7pm OR Saturday, May 2nd from 11-1pm. WOD: With a running clock, every minute perform 1 lift and add 10#. Start with an empty barbell...

ian - avatar ian 25 Mar 2015 Hits:64 W.O.D.

Read more

03/27/2015

03/27/2015

Modified Hours: There will be no 11 AM class or Foundations this Saturday (3/28) Our next Foundations Class will be on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (April 27-29th) from 6-7pm OR Saturday, May 2nd from 11-1pm. Skill: Correct Drive and Catch Technique WOD: 1 Min Row for Calories 1 Min Push-Press (75#/45#) 1 Min Alternating...

ian - avatar ian 25 Mar 2015 Hits:62 W.O.D.

Read more

03/26/2015

03/26/2015

Skill: Muscle-Ups and Pull-Ups WOD: 5 Strict Muscle-Ups -or- 10 Pull-Ups 10 Box Jumps (30”/24”) 10 Squat Cleans (135#/95#) 400m Run -3 Rounds for Time-   Week #5 of the 2015 CrossFit Open Our Friday Night Lights Series comes to a close this week with workout 15.5. We have been blown away by how well everyone has performed...

ian - avatar ian 25 Mar 2015 Hits:64 W.O.D.

Read more

03/25/2015

03/25/2015

Mobility: A1) Bottom Up Hip Mobility, 1 Min Each Leg x 2 sets A2) Foam Roll/La Crosse Ball Posterior Chain for 2 Min x 2 Sets {youtube}EvkKkCYzm2A{/youtube} WOD: 1 Deadlift (315#/205#) 10 Double Unders (Sub=x 2) 2 Deadlifts 20 Double Unders 3 Deadlifts 30 Double Unders 4 Deadlifts 40 Double Unders 5 Deadlifts 50 Double Unders 800m Run 5 Deadlifts 50 Double Unders 4 Deadlifts 40 Double...

ian - avatar ian 24 Mar 2015 Hits:63 W.O.D.

Read more

03/24/2015

03/24/2015

WOD: AMRAP in 8 Minutes 200m Row 25 Push-Ups Rest 3 Minutes AMRAP in 8 Minutes 5 Front Squats (205#/155#) 10 Pull-Ups Rest 3 Minutes AMRAP in 8 Minutes 4 Rope Climbs 30 Sit-Ups Have you registered for the Rumble in Paradise yet? We encourage all of our members to either register for the Intermediate/Beginner or Advanced Categories--we...

ian - avatar ian 23 Mar 2015 Hits:92 W.O.D.

Read more

3/22/2015

3/22/2015

  SWOD: 1 High Hang Power Snatch + 1 Hang Power Snatch + 1 Snatch Deadlift x 5 sets WOD: -4 sets, rest 1 min between sets- AMRAP in 3 min 4 KB Sumo Deadlift High Pulls (70#/53#) 12 Burpees   Have you registered for the Rumble in Paradise yet? We encourage all of our members to either...

ian - avatar ian 22 Mar 2015 Hits:125 W.O.D.

Read more

03/22/2015

Open Gym 9AM-Noon Competitor Training 9:30AM-11:00AM

ian - avatar ian 19 Mar 2015 Hits:59 W.O.D.

Read more

03/21/2015

03/21/2015

SWOD: Back Squat 5/4/4/3/3 WOD: 21-15-9 C2 Row for Cals Push Press (155#/115#)   Have you registered for the Rumble in Paradise yet? We encourage all of our members to either register for the Intermediate/Beginner or Advanced Categories--we would love to have a strong showing for Team CFMG! Please place your pre-orders for our ever-famous CFMG FlexFit...

ian - avatar ian 19 Mar 2015 Hits:103 W.O.D.

Read more

3/20/2015

3/20/2015

SWOD: EMOM for 10 Minutes: Odd: 5 Weighted or Strict Bar Dips Even: 5 Deadlifts (225#/185#) Partner WOD: 5 Sets for Time: 600m Row 6 Power Snatches (135#/95#) 12 Burpee Box Step-Overs w/ KBs/DBs (35#/26#) *One partner completes full round while other partner rests*   Have you registered for the Rumble in Paradise yet? We encourage all of our...

ian - avatar ian 19 Mar 2015 Hits:114 W.O.D.

Read more

03/19/2015

03/19/2015

Skillwork: Handstand Walk or Handstand Holds Skill WOD: 4 Rounds: 2 Muscle ups or 5 CTB Pull ups 15 Deficit push ups (45#/25#) 10 Plate Overhead Squats (45#/25#) Finisher: Max L-Sit Hold x 4 Sets Have you registered for the Rumble in Paradise yet? We encourage all of our members to either register for the Intermediate/Beginner...

ian - avatar ian 18 Mar 2015 Hits:141 W.O.D.

Read more