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Gym Closed for Turkey Challenge!

The 9th Annual MBS Turkey Challenge is being held at the Sports Stable in Superior this weekend.

Just in case you’ve been living under a rock, the Turkey Challenge is THIS weekend! We have nearly 20 athletes competing and over 50 of our athletes helping out judge and volunteer. If you would like to come spectate or help out, come out this weekend…We would love to have you!

The competition will begin Friday night (Master teams only) and run through Saturday and Sunday 8:30-4:30 pm each day. Kids, Teens, Pro, Open, and Master teams and individuals will be competing..All 530 of them!

The venue is the Sports Stable in Superior at 1 Sports Stable Dr. Superior CO. You can get more info by following the Turkey Challenge Facebook page here. We’d love to see you there!

Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday classes at MBS CrossFit cancelled. Normal schedule resumes Monday morning. Thanks!

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11/16/18

Turkey Challenge Judges are Ready!

Reminder, our final class for this weekend is today at NOON. The gym will be closed Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday for the Turkey Challenge. Normal classes resume Monday morning. Thanks!

Workout of the Day

Blasting Gunz Bro Session
3 Rounds for Reps, Not For Time
1.) Alternating Dumbbell Hammer Curl to Failure- 30/20
*Rest as needed
2.) Barbell Curl to Failure- 45/35
*Rest as needed
3.) Bench Dips to Failure
*Rest as needed
4.) Pendlay Row to failure 95/65
*Rest as needed
5.) Band Tricep Press Down to Failure
*Rest as needed

11/15/18

UC Health Commercial at the Hangar

Workout of the Day

Russian KB Snatch Test
5 minute AMRAP: KB Snatch
*Switch Hands every 5 reps.
*Goal is to not set the KB down for whole 5 minutes, this is hard and takes grit! Cowboy up andpush yourselves, lets see what we are made of today.

RX+ 53/35
RX 35/26
L2 26/16

Strength/Skill: Random Tests
On a 2 Minute Clock Find a Max for each Test.
a.) Tuck Sit- 1x Max Effort with Turkey Challenge Standards
b.) Standing Broad Jump- Establish a 1RM in 8 Attempts or less.
c.) Handstand Hold- 1x Max Effort (Kick Up is RX, Wall Walk is Scaled)
d.) Weighted Plank- 1x Max Effort Hold in Push Up Plank 45/25

11/14/18

Functional Fitness

Workout of the Day

Strength: Turkey Challenge Floater
Bench Press 1x Max Effort Unbroken Set for Reps

RX+ 185/125
RX 155/95
L2 135/75
L1 95/ 55

WOD: Turkey Challenge Test “Rope Burn”
15 Double Unders with a Beaded Rope
1 Rope Climb

RX+ 18 Double Unders/ Legless Rope Climb
RX 15 Double Unders/ Rope Climb
L2 30 Speed Steps/ 2 Rope Pulls
L1 30 Single Unders/ 10 Ring Rows

*All Jump Rope is done with a Beaded Rope

Accessory:
a.) Shoulder Press- 1x Max Effort Set@65/45
b.) Snatch Grip Behind the Neck Press- 1xMax Effort Set@65/45
c.) Alternating Shoulder Press and Behind the Neck Press- 1x Max Effort Set@65/45

11/13/18

Ellen Working out with Brooke Ence This past Weekend

Workout of the Day

Turkey Challenge Barbell Complex
For Time:
10 Deadlifts 95/65
9 Cleans
8 Snatches
27 Toes to Bar

8 Deadlifts 115/75
7 Cleans
6 Snatches
21 Pull Ups

6 Deadlifts 135/95
5 Cleans
4 Snatches
15 C2B Pull Ups

4 Deadlifts 155/95
3 Cleans
2 Snatches
9 Bar Muscle Ups

*15 Minute Cap

11/12/18

Army Staff Sgt. Jack M. Martin III

Workout of the Day:

Veterans Day WOD: “Jack”
20 Minute AMRAP
10 Push Press 115#/75#
10 Kettlebell Swings 53#/35#
10 Box Jumps 24″/20″

Army Staff Sgt. Jack M. Martin III, 26, of Bethany, Oklahoma, assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, Fort Lewis, Wash., died September 29th, 2009, in Jolo Island, Philippines, from the detonation of an improvised explosive device. Martin is survived by his wife Ashley Martin, his parents Jack and Cheryl Martin, and siblings Abe, Mandi, Amber and Abi.

Booty/Hamstring Accessory:
Bulgarian Split Squat 4×8 (Each Leg) E2M
*Heavier or more challenging variation than last time.

11/9/18

Views When the Hangar Door is Open in November

Workout of the Day

Strength:
12 minutes to establish a cluster 1RM

WOD: 3 Rounds for Reps
1:00 Max Reps Strict Pull Ups
1:00 Rest
1:00 Max Shoulder Press 115/75
1:00 Rest
1:00 Max Cals On Bike
1:00 Rest
1:00 Max Tuck Sit on Paralettes
1:00 Rest

*No racks for barbells. All movements besides the tuck-sit can be done in multiple sets. The tuck-sit you get only one attempt. Each second on the tuck-sit counts as a rep.
*Score is total reps + seconds of tuck sit

Accessory:
Kneeling unilateral KB bottoms Up Press 4×8 each arm
*This is a very challenging movement and will be performed with a light KB. Use the same weight for both arms.
*Not Scored

11/8/18

Turkey Challenge WODs Will Be Announced Today!

Workout of the Day

0:00-4:00 Tabata Front Squat 95/65
4:00-5:00 Rest
5:00-8:00 400 Meter Sprint and Recover
8:00-12:00 Tabata Dumbbell Z-Press 35/20
12:00-13:00 Rest
13:00-16:00 400 Meter Sprint and Recover
16:00-20:00 Tabata Alternating Dumbbell Snatch 50/35
20:00-21:00 Rest
21:00-24:00 400 Meter Sprint and Recover
24:00-28:00 Tabata Slam Balls
28:00-29:00 Rest
29:00-32:00 400 Meter Sprint

*Score total reps of tabatas and record fastest 400 meter sprint in notes.

11/7/18

CrossFit Kids Getting Ready For the Turkey Challenge

Workout of the Day

Strength:
2 Power Snatch OTMx10- build to a heavy double
*These are NOT touch and go reps
*Score is heaviest successful double

WOD: 21-15-9
Deadlift
T2B

RX+ 275/185
RX 225/155
L2 185/125
L1 135/95

Booty/Hamstring Accessory:
Single Leg RDL 3×10 Each Leg
*Perform first set with an empty barbell, determine if you want to add weight or not after that first set.
*Not scored