Strength Cycle: Week 1: Post-Open Cycle 2
2 Back Squat @ 50-60% (S: Box Squat)
Squatting speed work. Focus on DRIVING fast on the way up. SPEED SPEED SPEED.
5-10 Seated DB Strict Press / Z Press – watch our video for a demo, and share DB’s with a partner. Consider alternating who goes on which minute.
8 Power Cleans – L: 135/75; S: 185/115
18/14 Cal Row or 14/11 Cal Bike or Run 200m
*Power cleans are probably fast singles, then suffer on the rower/bike/run. This one should hurt the lungs!
1min Couch Stretch – ea leg
1min Pec Stretch on Rig – ea arm
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