31.Oct.2014

Happy Halloween!! If you're into costumes……we definitely approve of wearing them to your class WOD today!! 
**Friendly reminders**

C5 schedule changes beginning next week! 

1. Our 6am classes will be changing to 545am Monday through Friday.

2. We will be adding a 9am class on Monday/Wednesday/Friday. 

3. Our new program levels (Foundation/Life/Sport) begin Monday. 

 

Benchmark WOD 8: The Capacity Retest

13 Minute AMRAP:

10 minutes of work time with 3 minutes of built in rest time. The athlete's score is the total number of reps completed.

  • 4 Minutes of Max Calorie Row
  • 1 Minute Rest
  • 3 Minutes of Chest to Bar Pull Ups
  • 1 Minute Rest
  • 2 Minutes of Back Squats
  • 1 Minute Rest
  • 1 Minute of Shoulder to Overhead

Make sure to watch the video and read everything on this page! All Standards are the same for all divisions: Opens, Masters, and Masters +. Athletes may perform the workout at whatever skill level is appropriate, but he/she may not change or modify any of the movements, weights, or standards beyond what is listed in these standards

Movement Details - Men

Level III (3)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Chest to Bar Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- 165 lb Back Squat
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 135 lb Shoulder to Overhead
Level II (2)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- 115 lb Back Squat
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 95 lb Shoulder to Overhead
Level I (1)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Jumping Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- Air Squats
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 65 lb Shoulder to Overhead

Movement Details - Women

Level III (3)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Chest to Bar Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- 115 lb Back Squat
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 95 lb Shoulder to Overhead
Level II (2)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- 80 lb Back Squat
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 65 lb Shoulder to Overhead
Level I (1)
4 Minutes- Row for Calories
1 Minute Rest
3 Minutes- Jumping Pull Ups
1 Minute Rest
2 Minutes- Air Squats
1 Minute Rest
1 Minute- 45 lb Shoulder to Overhead

Movement Standards

Row for Calories
The athlete may begin the workout seated in the rower but may not grab the handle until the call of “go.” The athlete may preset the damper before the clock starts. The monitor must be set to zero at the beginning of the workout. Every calorie counts as one rep.
Chest to Bar Pull Ups
This is a standard chest to bar pull-up. Dead-hang, kipping or butterfly pull-ups are all allowed as long as all the requirements are met. The arms must be fully extended at the bottom. At the top, the chest must clearly come into contact with the bar.
Pull Ups
This is a standard pull-up. Dead hang, kipping or butterfly pull-ups are allowed, as long as all the requirements are met. The arms must be fully extended at the bottom. At the top chin must clearly clear the pull-up bar breaking the horizontal plane. Reverse and alternating grips are permitted.
Jumping Pull Ups
This movement start with the athlete standing directly under the pull up bar. From a standing position, the distance from the bottom of the bar to the bottom of the chin must be at least 14 inches. Use boxes or bumper plates to set the proper height. The movement starts with the athlete elbows full extended and the rep is complete when the chin finishes over the top of the bar. The athlete jumps and pulls to go from arms being extended below the bar to the chin clearing the bar.
Back Squat
This movement begins the barbell on the top of the shoulders behind the head. Using a rack is permitted. Before the athlete may start squatting he or she must start from a full upright standing position, full extension at the knees, legs and hips. At the bottom of the squat, the hip crease must pass below the top of the knees. The athlete must return to full extension of the knees, legs and hips to complete each rep before continuing on.
Air Squat
This movement is a body weight squat. Before the athlete may start squatting, he or she must start from a full upright standing position, full extension at the knees, legs, and hips. At the bottom of the squat, the hip crease must pass below the top of the knees. The Athlete must return to full extension of the knees, legs, and hips to complete each rep before moving on.
Shoulder to Overhead
Each rep begins with the barbell on the shoulders and finishes with the weight fully locked out overhead. A shoulder press, push press, push jerk or split jerk may be used as long as the elbow, shoulder, hips and knees fully extend, and the bar finishes directly over the heels with the feet together. Using a rack is not permitted.