150224 Tuesday – Don’t let double unders hold back your workout.

If you feel like double unders are holding you back from getting a good workout, try and practice them more consistently. Do some sets/reps everyday before class if you have the time. A lot of times we avoid the movements we don’t like or aren’t good and then these movements continue to hold us back in workouts. Getting a little bit of skill work in CONSISTENTLY rather then “binging” on the skill for a week will get you further in the long run, with less risk of a repetitive use injury.

Mobility:  Shoulder Mobility

Skill Practice Warm Up:  Handstand Hold and Handstand Push up practice.

Workout:  Push Press

3 – 3 – 3 – 3 – 3 (5 sets of 3 reps “Strong Effort,” adjusting load each set)

Superset: DB or KB farmer’s carry

5 sets of 60′ (30′ out/30′ back) or you can use farmer carry bars if you are in pleasant hill.

Metabolic Conditioning Workout:  “Doom Force” – As many rounds as possible for 6 minutes.

2, 4, 6, 8…etc

Dumbbell push press (Performance: 45lbs,  Athletic*: 25lbs, Health: 15lbs)

10, 20, 30, 40…etc

Double unders

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

Scaling Guide:  120 – 336 reps.

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Optional Cash-out: 5min row

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