What do all these abbreviations stand for?

You may have noticed there are quite a few abbreviations in our programming. Don’t worry, you’re likely not alone in not knowing what all of them stand for. Here is a cheat sheet for you to reference:

 

Common CrossFit abbreviations: 
AMRAP – As Many Rounds/Reps as possible
AS – Air Squat
BB – Barbell
BBC – Barbell Complex
BOR – Bent Over Row
BP – Bench Press
BSQ – Back Squat
C2B – Chest to Bar Pull-ups
CL – Clean
CL&J – Clean and Jerk
DB – Dumbbell
DBPJ – Dumbbell Push Jerk
DBSN – Dumbbell Snatch
DBTH – Dumbbell Thruster
DL – Deadlift
DU – Double Under
E3M – Every 3 Minutes
EMOM – Every Minute on the Minute
FGB – Fight Gone Bad
FSQ – Front Squat
G2O – Ground to Overhead
GHD – Glute Hamstring Developer
HAP – Heavy as Possible
HHCL – High Hang Clean
HHSN – High Hang Snatch
HHPSN – High Hang Power Snatch
HPCLN – Hang Power Clean
HRPU – Hand Release Push-up
HSPU – Handstand Push-up
J – Jerk
K2E – Knees to Elbows
KB – Kettlebell
KBFSQ – Kettlebell Front Squat
KBTH – Kettlebell Thrusters
MBCL – Med Ball Clean
MC – Mountain Climbers
ME – Max Effort
METCON – Metabolic Conditioning
MSCL – Muscle Clean
MSSN – Muscle Snatch
MU – Muscle Up
OHS – Overhead Squat
OTM – On The Minute
P – Press
PCL – Power Clean
PCL&J – Power Clean & Jerk
PJ – Push Jerk
PP – Push Press
PPULL – Panda Pull
PR – Personal Record
PU – Push-up / Pull-up
RDL – Romanian Deadlift
RM – Rep Max
Rx’d – Prescribed Weight
S2O – Shoulder to Overhead
SDL – Sumo Deadlift
SDHP – Sumo Deadlift High Pull
SJ – Split Jerk
SN – Snatch
SNBAL – Snatch Balance
SNDL – Snatch Deadlift
SQSN – Squat Snatch
SU – Sit-up
T2B – Toes to Bar
TH – Thruster
TGU – Turkish Get-up
TNG – Touch and Go
WB – Wallball
WOD – Workout of the Day