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Murph Day 2017 (Sat. 6/3)

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DSCF’s 2014 crew, pre-Murph DSCF’s 2016 crew, pre- and post-Murph On Saturday, June 3rd, Windy City CrossFit is hosting their annual Murph Day!   For the past four years, we’ve attended this event and tackled the always challenging and humbling “Murph”: “Murph” 1 mile run 100 pull-ups 200 push-ups 300 air squats 1 mile run – Partition the pull-ups, push-ups, and squats as needed. Start and finish with a mile run. If you’ve got a twenty pound vest or body …

2017.04.24

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Strength: deadlift 2×6 (3111 tempo) 2×5 (3111 tempo) 2×4 (3111 tempo) – one work set every 3 min. – 6 reps: 72.5-77.5% 1 RM – 5 reps: 77.5-82.5% 1 RM – 4 reps: 80-85% 1 RM   Conditioning: Murph Training 2017.02 3 rounds 1-2-3-4-5 pull-ups 2-4-6-8-10 push-ups 3-6-9-12-15 air squats   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning – aim to perform at least 2 out of the 3 movements due to possible time constraints) Russian kettlebell swings …

2017.04.22

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Conditioning: with a partner 1,000m row 80 Russian kettlebell swings (53/35) 100 burpees 80 Russian kettlebell swings (53/35) 1,000m row – partners switch every 250m row, 20 kb swings, and 25 burpees Review movements here: http://www.divisionstcrossfit.com/movement-glossary/ Review scaling options here: http://www.divisionstcrossfit.com/scaling-options/ Review programming design here: http://www.divisionstcrossfit.com/2016/09/26/dscf-strength-programming-explained/ Stay in-the-know with Division St. CrossFit:

2017.04.21

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Strength: alternating dumbbell press 4-5×8-10 (2020 tempo) – one work set every 4 min. superset: strict(/weighted) chin-ups & strict(/weighted) ring dips (sub: push-ups) 4-5×6-8 (1010 tempo)   Conditioning: 13 min. AMRAP 7 power clean & jerks (165/115) 400m run   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning – aim to perform at least 2 out of the 3 movements due to possible time constraints) handstand push-up negatives 4×6 (4000 tempo) farmer’s carries 1 min. AMRAP (as heavy as possible) superset: GHD back extensions …

2017.04.20

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Strength: front squat 5-6×6-8 (2011 tempo) – one work set every 3 min. – 6 reps: 72.5-77.5% 1 RM – 8 reps: 65-70% 1 RM   Conditioning: 9 rounds 2 min. 200m run AMRAP rounds 1, 4, 7: handstand push-ups rounds 2, 5, 8: ring dips rounds 3, 6, 9: push-ups – rest 30 sec. between rounds – scale run to have at least 45 sec. to work on gymnastic movements   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning …

2017.04.19

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Reminder: Join us for the first of FIVE skill-building clinics in our brand new Skills Series 2017 beginning TONIGHT Wednesday, April 19th at 7 pm! Strength: power snatch+hang snatch+2 overhead squats to a heavy single hang snatch+2 overhead squats 3-5×1 @ max power snatch+hang snatch+2 overhead squats   Conditioning: 6-12-18-12-6 power snatches (75/55) toes-to-bar   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning – aim to perform at least 2 out of the 3 movements due to possible time constraints) Romanian …

2017.04.18

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Reminder: Join us for the first of FIVE skill-building clinics in our brand new Skills Series 2017 beginning TOMORROW Wednesday, April 19th at 7 pm! Strength: press 5-6×6-8 (30X1 tempo) – one work set every 3 min. – 6 reps: 72.5-77.5% 1 RM – 8 reps: 65-70% 1 RM superset: strict(/weighted) pull-ups & strict(/weighted) ring dips (sub: push-ups) 3-4×6-8 (1010 tempo)   Conditioning: 30/26 calorie row 5 rounds 12 push presses (95/65) 30 double-unders   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning …

2017.04.17

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Reminder: Join us for the first of FIVE skill-building clinics in our brand new Skills Series 2017 beginning THIS Wednesday, April 19th at 7 pm! Strength: back squat 4-5×8-10 (2011 tempo) – one work set every 3 min. – 8 reps: 65-70% 1 RM – 10 reps: 57.5-62.5% 1 RM front-rack holds 3-5×10 sec.   Conditioning: 8 min. 35 burpee box jumps (24/20) AMRAP wall balls (20/14)   Accessory Strength/Size/Skill (“S3“): (may be performed instead of Conditioning – aim to perform …

2017.04.16

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CLOSED TODAY   Olympic Weightlifting: canceled today Open Gym: canceled today Strength programming for the week of 4/17/17 – 4/22/17: Monday 4/17/17 back squat 4-5×8-10 (2011 tempo), one work set every 3 min. front-rack holds 3-5×10 sec. Tuesday 4/18/17 press 5-6×6-18 (30X1 tempo), one work set every 3 min. superset: strict(/weighted) pull-ups & strict(/weighted) ring dips (sub: push-ups) 3-4×6-8 (1010 tempo) Wednesday 4/19/17 power snatch+hang snatch+2 overhead squats to a heavy single hang snatch+2 overhead squats 3-5×1 @ max power …

2017.04.15

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Attention: We will be closed TOMORROW Sunday, April 16th. Reminder: Join us for the first of FIVE skill-building clinics in our brand new Skills Series 2017 beginning Wednesday, April 19th at 7 pm! Conditioning: 21 min. EMOM with a partner min. 1: partner A: 8 dumbbell snatches, per arm (50/35) partner B: 10 handstand push-ups min. 2: partner A: 10 handstand push-ups partner B: 8 dumbbell snatches, per arm (50/35) min. 3: 30 sec. AMRAP double-unders Review movements here: http://www.divisionstcrossfit.com/movement-glossary/ …