Nikki and Rob celebrating their victories. Sat Partner WOD 5 RFT (each) 12 Deadlift (155/110) 9 Hang Power Clean (155/110) 60 DUs 1 Legless Rope Climb (15′) *IGYG full rounds “Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of… Read more »
Tony at one with the floor… 5 RFT 5DL (225/155) 10 Burpees Then Tabata x 4 each Hardstyle Plank L Side Plank R Side Plank “We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action.” –… Read more »
Justin knocking out tempo pull-ups. We all have a movement or WOD that’s our jam. What is a movement or WOD that when you see it, you say “YES!”? “Barbara” Benchmark WOD 5RFT 20 Pullups 30 Pushups 40 Situps… Read more »
A little rowing to start off the week. Conditioning 5 RFT 250m Row 20 DB Step ups (total, 50/35) “Well begun is half done.” – Greek Proverb
It’s Veterans Day. We here at Iron Hero want to send a huge thank you to all you who have served in our military! Today’s WOD is in honor of USAF SSgt Timothy P. Davis, 28, who was killed on February… Read more »
After you play today, come join the rest of the Iron Hero Family for some fun. Check out the message board and athlete’s portal for more information on today’s stink n drink. Hope you see you there. “Nancy” 5RFT… Read more »
Mitch’s first competition is coming up. He’s been working hard and we’re excited to see what’s going to happen! MetCon (last completed 4/14/16) 5 Rounds for Time (RFT) 4 Squat Cleans (185/130) 6 HSPU 8 T2B *14min Cap Ending… Read more »
Brooke has gotten strong and we’re all about to get a bunch stronger over the next 4 weeks… For those of you maxing out today for our strength program, make sure you get here a little bit before 11am… Read more »
Don’t miss out on this chance to make it in here for an entire week for free! MetCon (last completed 7/19/16) 5 Rounds for Time 5 Power Snatches (135/95) 250m Row* *Can sub 15 burpees if out of rowers *12min… Read more »
Gracie says relax. Thanks for all your hard work in 2016, everybody! We have got some big plans for 2017, already! Happy Holidays! MetCon 5 RFT 10 Ring Rows 5 Burpee Box Jumps (24/20) *9min Cap Skill… Read more »
What was once a challenge becomes easier with time, patience and practice. Look at Ashley flying onto the box during the Challenge WOD earlier this week.
Challenge WOD 4
3 Power Cleans (95/65)
6 Push ups
9 Down ups
*1min rest between
*Pick up where you left off
*Sprint: tng cleans
Optional Buy Out
*Intervals help to preserve high intesnisty and consistency. This will also give you a picture of what energy system you are least proficient in (phosphocreatine, glycolytic, and oxidative). If your numbers drop somewhere in the 3 rounds, it is a good indicator of where you should be spending more time.
*Also because these are intervals we are able to improve fat burning.
*You might have heard of HIIT and the benefits of HIIT? This is that!