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HELLO! I haven’t done a very good job of updating what I’ve been doing lately  and might leave a few things out.. but here are the last couple days worth of workouts and wods: WEDNESDAY: “ZERO DARK 30” * SKILL * … Continue reading

Yesterday’s stuff: STRENGTH-SQUAT 3-3-3-3-3 Worked up to 205 for 3. Last rep was really ugly and let’s be honest, I would’ve fallen forward if Coach D wasn’t behind me. Frustrating! DEADLIFT 3-3-3 Got to 285. Haven’t tried maxing out since … Continue reading

HAWKS WIN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE ARE THE STANLEY CUP CHAMPS!!! WOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We love coach Q! Yesterday’s wod (Monday, June 24th) was super heavy! *benchmark* 820m run for time! I’m really happy that I’ve been running over 2 miles every other day because … Continue reading

First and foremost, who hates handstand pushups? If you aren’t super speedy and efficient with them, my guess is that you despise HSPU as much as I do. These have been giving me continuous problems for the past couple of … Continue reading

Yes, you read that correctly. Today’s strength portion and wod were a shit storm of overhead work… which is a good thing, because I have always had very weak overhead/pressing strength. It was the DAY OF THE SNATCH! Strength= SQUAT … Continue reading

This weekend was North Central Regionals at Navy Pier in Chicago and it was one of the craziest things I’ve ever witnessed! Watching insane athletes like Elisabeth Akinwale and Stacie Tovar and Deborah Cordner-Carson just made me nervous for all … Continue reading

“Here’s the thing that makes life so interesting. The theory of evolution claims that only the strong shall survive. Maybe so…maybe so. But the theory of competition says that just because they’re the strong, doesn’t mean they can’t get their … Continue reading

After Memorial Day Murph, everything seemed impossible. Even walking up and down the stairs and sitting on the toilet.So, seeing that we had the deadly 21-15-9 sequence with power cleans today was a little bit daunting. For some reason, Coach … Continue reading

    TODAY WAS THE DAY OF THE SNATCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It was bittersweet when da coach first told me… Snatching is such an awkward movement and if you want me to be completely honest, it scares me to death. A couple … Continue reading

BULLS WIN GAME 7 AND WE’RE MOVING ON FORWARD!!!!!!!!!! WOOOOOOOO!!!!! The postgame was focused all on Drose and whether or not people’s perceptions of him have changed. In all honesty, my perception of him has completely changed this season. Pre-torn-ACL, … Continue reading

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