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Monday 171106

Shantel W. (better half of Todd W.) has been training with Tyler for a while now, but only recently has gotten into group classes. We're certainly glad to have you Shantel!

Context: Practice - Be very deliberate with your warm up reps to execute perfect form.

Skill Practice Warm Up: Spend 6 minutes working up to a challenging pause squat clean (2-3s pause just below the knee).

Strength: 7 x 1 power clean, 11 of 12 (7 sets of 1 rep at 85-95%, same weight with each set)

Super Set: 7 x 3 half kneeing single arm dumbbell press

Metabolic Conditioning: “La Grange

7 minute AMRAP (as many rounds as possible)
30 Double Unders (Health: 5 singles then one DU attempt x 10)
Chin Up (Strict)s (Health: 3 band or other assisted, Athletic*: 3, Performance: 5)
5 Dumbbell Hang Squat Cleans (Health: 20lb, Athletic*: 30lb, Performance: 45lb)

*Women’s “Performance” weights and reps (Rx)

Scaling Guide: 3 - 6 rounds, about 1:45 per round.

Compare to: April 24, 2017

Coaching Tips: Break up the chin ups early on because that is where most people will start failing. Get through the double unders and dumbbells hang squat cleans as fast as possible.  Make sure that you are using as little arm as possible on the cleans otherwise you will pay the price with shoulders that don’t work for double unders and biceps that don’t work for the pull ups!  Remember to use the hips to get those dumbbells up!

Optional ‘Cash Out’ or Hypertrophy: 16 DB suitcase lunge steps, 10 burpees, 4 minutes OR 3 sets of 12 DB shoulder press in a superset with 12 single leg DB deadlifts