Video courtesy of CrossFitHQ showing some tips for building up strength to be able to walk on your hands. The good news is you can do this at home, work or in the public where there is a wall to balance on (send me a pic of that, ha). – WW
“Mental toughness is to physical as four is to one.”
– Bobby Knight
June 23rd: NLI & Legendary Competitor present “Iron Will III”. A fitness competition with three divisions plus a masters division. This venue is in Orange County at Laguna Beach High School. Click on this link for more info and to register. I anticipate having a dozen or more CrownTown’ers doin’ work at this event. We currently have Nick B., Yvette M., Leilani V., Kalena A., Melissa J., Vinny P., Joe D. and Tommie D. registered to compete. – WW
July 6-7: UFC Challenge for Speed, Strength & Endurance at the UFC Fan Expo. 28 spots remaining. Blake S. is registered and in. Cash prizes, televised, etc. Click this link for registration information.
July 8th: Tough Mudder. I created a team, “CrossFit CrownTown”. Thus far we have, Nate C., Nick D., Melissa J., Calvin B. And I. We’re registered to start at 10:20am on Sunday. Click here to watch a video of a Tough Mudder. Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining our team and I will email you an invite.
July 28th: Team Competition.Click on this link for details. We have 3 teams registered and 12 athletes. The event sold out in 30 minutes. Mark your calendars. Spectators are free and it’s at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena on July 28th.
September 3rd – Labor Day: Race to the Top of Mount Baldy. 7 mile trail run from 6,000′-10,000′ elevation. I’m registering for this race. I’d be stoked if anyone would like to join me from CrownTown.
December 1st – or -2nd: Spartan Race. I’m going to do this event on Sunday. It would be cool to have more people from CrownTown join me. You can have teams where they take the top 4 times from each team and rank you against all other teams. Click here for more info. Please let me know before you register so I can create the team and you can join it.
Thursday & Friday
SWOD: OMEM for 10 minutes
Odd minutes = Weighted Chin-ups, 5 reps (no kipping)
Even minutes = 75% of 1RM Shoulder Press, 5 reps
Five rounds for time of:
Handstand Walk from one end of gym to other (scale option #1 = 7 wall climbs, scale option #2 = 10 HSPU, scale option #3 = 25 Push-ups)
50 Air Squats
*this WOD has a 20 minute time cap
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Cool down: Tabata Plank Hold
*Remember all CrossFit style workouts are scalable and modifiable to each individuals fitness level
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