Get Your Free Week Trial Today! | 317-407-4512

CrossFit Workout of the Day – 9/9/19

WOD: Overhead Squats

  • 7 sets x 3 reps, working to a 3 rep maximum lift

WOD Purpose:

This workout is a test to evaluate how well your overhead squat is progressing. As we are on a squat cycle, this is an important mid-cycle check in for how things are going – so come in and give it your best today!

Scaling Options:

If you are new to CrossFit (one month of less) you will find a moderately challenging weight and stay at that weight load for all seven sets. Moderately challenging will depend on your mobility and if you can do the lift safely. We will start with a PVC pipe.

Other Posts You Might Like

CrossFit Workouts: How to Tailor Appropriately for you

The point of doing a CrossFit workout is not to do the workout how it is written on the board. The purpose of CrossFit workouts is to accomplish the intended stimulus of the workout. What does stimulus mean? Stimulus means the way the workout is supposed to make you feel. When you check out any … more »

What are the best CrossFit shoes?

You can always spot a person who just started CrossFit training by what shoes they are wearing. In a typical big box gym, or even a bootcamp or HIIT studio like an OrangeTheory Fitness, you can pretty much wear whatever kind of shoe you want. The workouts are not forcing you into so many unique … more »

CrossFit Workout of the Day – 9/13/19

WOD: CrossFit Open Workout 15.1 9 Minute AMRAP: 15 Toe to Bars 10 Deadlifts 5 Snatches WOD Purpose: This WOD is preparing you for the CrossFit open which starts on October 10th. This is a classic CrossFit triplet (meaning it has three movements) and is a spring workout. If you have efficient toe to bars, … more »

What do the Jonas Brothers and CrossFit have in common?

This was originally written and posted by Morning Chalk Up, a daily newsletter about all things CrossFit. Check out their site and subscribe for a dose of fitness in your inbox – plus cool new products and sale announcements only for their readers. Hannah Canil, a senior at Penn State University, and sixteen-year-old Lily Jordan … more »

CrossFit Workout of the Day – 9/10/19

WOD: Tabata at each station, with 1:00 rest between Hollow Body Hold Medicine Ball Slam Plank on Foam Roller Palloff Press WOD Purpose: The purpose of this workout is to develop your midline stability – aka make your core stronger and give you better endurance. All four of these tabatas will take your abs, hips, … more »

What is the best diet for me?

Many of the most common questions we relate to nutrition. Sometimes they are questions relating to what protein options are best, what you should eat for breakfast, or whether or not you can have alcohol and still lose weight. Really, all of these questions are asking the same thing – what is the best diet … more »

Ready to transform your life? View Our Memberships