On E

Feeling my glutes and hamstrings a bit. Out in the garage earlier to beat the heat. I didn’t eat anything this morning, which is rare.

Warm-up

  • 10 Pendlay Rows (45#)
  • 8 Bench Press (45#)
  • 8 Bench Press (95#)
  • 8 DB Fly (20#)

Conditioning, Back, & Chest

  • 700m Run
  • 3 Sets
    • 10 Pendlay Rows (95#)
    • 10 Seated Rows (104#)
  • 3 Sets
    • 10 Straight Arm Lat Pulldown (71#)
    • 20 Band Pull Aparts (blue)
  • 700m Run
  • 3 Sets
    • 8 Bench Press (135#)
    • 8 Dumbbell Fly (30#)
    • 8 Bench Press (135#)
  • 3 Sets
    • 12 alt Underhand Cross Body Front Raises (20#)
    • 20 Plate Press (35#)
    • 12 alt Underhand Cross Body Front Raises (20#)
  • 700m Run

Made a 10 pound jump on the Pendlays because B was using DBs and it made it simple with the men’s bar. The bench press was more of a struggle this week. I was done in 39:47, which is 52 seconds faster than last week.

Two Faster

My butt is already sore from yesterday.

Warm-up

  • 10 Pendlay Rows (35#)
  • 5 Pendlay Rows (55#)
  • 8 Bench Press (45#)
  • 8 DB Fly (20#)
  • 8 Bench Press (95#)

Conditioning, Back, & Chest

  • 700m Run
  • 3 Sets
    • 10 Pendlay Rows (85#)
    • 10 Seated Rows (104#)
  • 3 Sets
    • 10 Straight Arm Lat Pulldown (71#)
    • 20 Band Pull Aparts (blue)
  • 700m Run
  • 3 Sets
    • 8 Bench Press (135#)
    • 8 Dumbbell Fly (30#)
    • 8 Bench Press (135#)
  • 3 Sets
    • 12 alt Underhand Cross Body Front Raises (20#)
    • 20 Plate Press (35#)
    • 12 alt Underhand Cross Body Front Raises (20#)
  • 700m Run

I finished at 40:39, which is just over two minutes faster than last Sunday.

All Tens

My shins started to feel the broad jumps about an hour before today’s workout. Did 60 Arm Circles and a bit of hanging to loosen up.

Chest

Bench Press

  • 10×45
  • 6×95
  • 4×135
  • 4×165
  • 4×185
  • 4×205
  • 4×215

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline DB Fly (25#)
  • 12 Incline Bat Wing Fly (25#)

Back

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline Back Fly (25#)
  • MAX Ring Rows (10-10-10)

3 Sets

  • 12 Seated Rows (wide, 115#)
  • 8/8 Kroc Rows (60# DB)

Conditioning

10:00 AMRAP

  • 10 Pull-ups
  • 10 DB Hang Cleans (35#)
  • 10 Burpees

This combination really built on itself, especially after the previous work. Wore grips the entire time, did all of the pull-ups unbroken, and stepped every burpee to get 5+13.

Starting a Yoga Program

We’re going to start doing more yoga and the woman we followed on Sunday has a 30 day playlist which we’re going to progress through, just not in 30 days because we’ll try to do them on rest days and maybe on the weekends. Yesterday we did day one, which was 29 minutes long.

Conditioning

  • 2:00 SkiErg (418m)
  • 2:00 TrueForm Walk (0.22 km)
  • 10 Sets
    • 20s Standing BikeErg
    • 40s Rest

Nasty! I did 213, 211, 213, 215, 216, 217, 220, 220, 221, and 222 meters.

Chest

Bench Press

  • 10×45
  • 8×95
  • 5×135
  • 5×165
  • 5×185
  • 5×195
  • 5×205

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline DB Fly (20#)
  • 12 Incline Bat Wing Fly (20#)

Back

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline Back Fly (25#)
  • MAX Ring Rows (10-10-10)

3 Sets

  • 12 Seated Rows (wide, 115#)
  • 8/8 Kroc Rows (60# DB)

Cancelled

Warm-up

  • 0.3 km TrueForm Walk
  • 721m Row
  • 20 PVC Passes

Chest & Back

Incline Bench Press

  • 10×45
  • 5×95
  • 5×125
  • 5×145
  • 5×150
  • 5×155
  • 5×160

We used an aggressive incline today.

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline DB Fly (15-15-20#)
  • 12 Incline Bat Wing Fly (15-15-20#)

3 Sets

  • 12 Incline Back Fly (25#)
  • MAX Ring Rows (10-8-8)

3 Sets

  • 12 Seated Rows (wide, 115#)
  • 8/8 Kroc Rows (50#)

I’m posting this the next morning and realized I don’t really look things up in BTWB anymore, so I cancelled my subscription and will stop double posting my workouts.

Run ’em

I warmed up with about 30 PVC pass through.

Back

4 Sets

  • 12 Banded Strict Pull-ups (red + blue)
  • 90s Rest

3 Sets

  • 10 Lat Pulldown (104#)
  • 10 Seated Bent Over Back Fly (30# DBs)

3 Sets

  • 8/8 Seated Single Arm Row (60#)
  • 8 Seated Rows (115#)

Conditioning

6 Sets – E90S

  • 30s TrueForm Run

My distances were 0.12, 3×0.13, 2×0.14 km.

Midline

3 Sets

  • 10 Leg Lifts (5# ankle weights)
  • 20 Bicycles (5# ankle weights)
  • 10/10 KB Side Bends (73# KB)

Pump & Core

Warm-up

  • 20 PVC Passes
  • 8 Dumbbell Bench Press (30#)

Pump Session

  • 8-6-4 DB Bench Press (60#)
  • 8-6-4 Seated Cable Rows (126#, wide bar)
  • 12-9-6 Weighted Push-ups (12# vest)
  • 4-3-2 Strict Chin-ups

Increased the push-ups from the 10-8-6 last week.

Midline

2 Rounds

  • 20 V-ups
  • 20 Plank Hold Knee-to-elbows
  • 20 Reverse Crunches
  • 20 Side Plank Pulses
  • 20 Side Plank Pulses
  • 20 Alternating V-ups
  • 20 Lying On Back, Single Leg Raises
  • 20 Oblique Crunch Heel Touches
  • 20 Russian Twists
  • 20 Lying Leg Lifts

Much better this week, finishing in 7:28.

High Rep Pump

Still working all day, especially during the week on the kitchen.

Warm-up

  • 20 PVC Passes
  • Various other moves with the PVC
  • 10 DB Bench Press (25#)
  • 10 DB Bench Press (45#)

Chest & Back

  • 8-6-4 DB Bench Press (60#)
  • 8-6-4 Seated Cable Rows (126#)
  • 10-8-6 Weighted Push-ups (12# vest)
  • 4-3-2 Strict Chin-ups

We switched up the pump session this week and it was great.

Midline

2 Rounds

  • 20 V-ups
  • 20 Plank Hold Knee-to-elbows
  • 20 Reverse Crunches
  • 20 Side Plank Pulses
  • 20 Side Plank Pulses
  • 20 Alternating V-ups
  • 20 Lying On Back, Single Leg Raises
  • 20 Oblique Crunch Heel Touches
  • 20 Russian Twists
  • 20 Lying Leg Lifts

Hadn’t done this in months. So terrible. Took me 8:56.

Shorter Pull-up Rest

Conditioning

6 Sets

  • 1:30 Row
  • 1:45 Rest

I did 415-418-421-423-425-429 meters.

Chest & Back

Warmed up with 10 DB Bench Press with 30 pounders.

3 Sets

  • 12-10-8 DB Bench Press (50#)

3 Sets

  • 12-10-8 Seated Cable Row (104#)

3 Sets

  • 15-12-9 Push-ups

3 Sets

  • 4-3-2 Strict Pull-ups

We’re really enjoying the stuff like this with minimal rest while your partner goes. Yes, it’s 9 sets of each movement! Much harder with B doing pull-ups instead of lat pulldowns, so I couldn’t do 3 pull-ups on the end of each round like last week.

Push Sesh++

Warm-up

  • 20 PVC Passes
  • 10 DB Bench Press (25#)

Chest & Back

3 Sets

  • 12 DB Bench Press (50#)
  • 10 DB Bench Press
  • 8 DB Bench Press

3 Sets

  • 12 Seated Cable Row (104#)
  • 10 Seated Cable Row
  • 8 Seated Cable Row

3 Sets

  • 15 Push-ups
  • 12 Push-ups
  • 9 Push-ups

3 Sets

  • 4 Strict Pull-ups
  • 3 Strict Pull-ups
  • 3 Strict Pull-ups

We switched things up a bit from last time doing this. B did lat pulldowns instead of pull-ups since the car was in the way.

Conditioning

6 Sets

  • 1:30 BikeErg
  • 1:40 Rest

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