So, for those of you who actually give a damn about what I write…I apologize for the random disappearance. I was nursing an overuse injury in my shoulder, and I tend to get kind of pouty when I’m hurt, so I just wasn’t “feeling” it. However, some Chiro, rest, aggressive lacrosse ball rolling and a massage and my shoulder feels much better so I figured I’d take up blogging again. Hopefully keep it up daily!
Every 3 minutes for 12 minutes (4 rounds)
5 Power Cleans (pick load)-I did 105# first 3 rounds than 110#, which was what I should have done the entire time. Landed under the weight in quarter squat and it felt wonderful.
10 ring dips<–did these strict. 10-8/2-7/2/1-6 then singles
3×3 min AMRAP, with 3:00 rest between efforts
5 Hang Cleans (165/125#)
I did 85# the first round to test the shoulder, then 95#, and did 3+1, 3+1 and 3 for the rounds. I probably could have done 105# and jerked the S2O instead of Push pressing it but I want to ease on in.
5×2 Hang snatches @ 65#
4×3 Snatch pulls @ 105#
4×3 Snatch balance w/3 second pause at bottom @ 55# (for shoulder stability)
Tight in the shoulders, hard to get stable. Could hang power snatch this weight all day, but getting to the bottom is hard.
5×5 kneel to bottom of squat jumps (not really sure how to explain this…I just kneel on the ground then explode my hips up to land on feet)
15 minutes free standing handstand work
Thats it for my workouts……Did some heavy squats and running yesterday so keeping it easy on the activity today.
FINALLY on the big plates for my front squat working sets. This was 6×2 @ 140#. And hard. I had to do the belt, but only because I can’t drop those plates…if i was at the gym I would have tried for unbelted as long as possible
2 eggs/3 egg whites
1 small sweet potato
1 tsp coconut sugar + cinnamon
Coffee with creamer
4 oz turkey
2 TBSP homemade vinaigrette
1 small sweet potato
1 TBSP butter
1tsp Coconut sugar + cinnamon
5/6 PM (dinner)
Cinnamon Beef stew (from Well Fed)
1 serving dark chocolate
There might be other snacks in there too, like an egg yolk/egg white salad with siracha mayo (homemade) but thats about it!
Today is pretty basic day here….getting laundry finished, grocery shopping done, Gymboree, some deep kitchen cleaning, vacuuming, and getting my computer set up with the new system at work so I can actually…do work. If they need me. It’s been pretty slow and i haven’t gotten work in a few weeks so I’m not sure where I stand there.
I hope you all have a great St. Patricks day! Apparently at my gym, you get drawn on to celebrate
Anyone recommend good shoulder stretches for tight shoulders?
How has your Open Experience been so far? This is my first one so I’m “one and done” on all the WODS. I thought about re doing 14.2 because I should have gotten higher but then i decided to just work on those two skills and let me shoulder heal…