Wednesday 5/22/2013

Warmup:  300 Double Unders (everyone must try)

BBW:  Take 15 minutes and work on a 3 point Snatch starting with an unloaded barbell and working up to 50 to 70% of your max. 3 point snatch (Shins to knee, lower to floor, shin to power position, lower to floor then do a full Snatch). Do not rush the first pull from the floor, make sure the barbell is in touch with your quads and most importantly don’t miss the power position.

WOD

10 – 100 meter sprints.

Your best time will go on the board.

 

Testimonials

*I have been training at Crossfit Lighthouse for the past two and half years. I spent the majority of my life morbidly obese and had never worked out before. After losing the majority of the weight I started working out at work with some friends in 2010. We then came into Lighthouse in July of 2013. I had no idea what to expect. I didn’t know anything about Crossfit. I was greeted by friendly and knowledgeable coaches who taught me the basics. As someone who until a few years prior had never picked up a weight I was very intimidated. The coaches were great at explaining that Crossfit is a process. They told me Crossfit is about slowly getting better over time and it took a while but when I finally earned the RX next to my name on the white board I was thrilled.
The coaches take the time each day to help me improve my technique and give pointers on how to move more efficiently. The coaches are extremely passionate and genuinely care about how I am doing. I am constantly amazed at the tips, drills and new ways they have of breaking down each lift. I recently have set a personal record in back squat, snatch, clean and front squat. The beauty of Crossfit is there is always something to work on and improve. The variety of movements and programs allow me to be striving for more. Training at Lighthouse has given me a confidence that I didn’t have before. I consider myself an athlete, where before I would never say that. It helps me learn how to set small attainable goals and break tasks down into manageable pieces; get through this round, break it up into sets of 5, or increase the weight by 5 pounds. I learned how to appreciate small successes and see that as part of the process. I am very grateful to be a member of Crossfit Lighthouse.

Dan Vessely*

Dan Vessely *Results will vary on each individual*,

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