Cockroach Resurrection

I wore my reflective vest as I predicted that I would have to play "traffic cop" getting everyone to park on the perimeter of the OPES staff parking Lot - I wanted the center of the Lot cleared of all obstacles.  Rosebud was first to enter and it took some heavy encouraging to get him [...]

Arm Circles from Hell

I wanted to do my first Renegade workout without the long distance early morning running (which I hate), do it more intense than a hard run, and that meant intervals of box jumps and shoulder walking (the dreaded Walkdown Merkin and Bear Crawls). And I wanted to show that Arm Circles aren’t just for Warmups anymore…

Tour de Commons

18 mighty fine souls posted for an off-campus excursion today at Renegade. The Thang Mosey to Commons entrance Stop to plank, then continue on to Barracks West (see below) COP: SSH x 15 Hallelujah squats x 15 Wide arms x 10 Barishnikovs x 8 each leg Dollys x 10 Peter Parkers x 10 Parker Peters [...]

Tortoise and the Hare B.O.M.B.S., Take 4

It was a balmy 56 degrees this morning with 12 PAX choosing the DRP.  Our Q was in a hurry to get started so we started with a brisk mosey lap and jumped right into it: The Thang: Partner B.O.M.B.S. YHC tried, once again, to get the Tortoise and the Hare B.O.M.B.S. formula down.  The [...]

BM Memorial Weird Ass workout

I went to bed last night with a spring in my step and anticipation in my heart - BM was going to Q a killer workout in the morning and it was gonna be awesome. I awoke to a text from him that he was sick and asking if I could fill in. He even [...]

AMRAP for Cupid

Yesterday I was sitting around yesterday at Glynn Middle School watching my daughter's soccer team crush their competition.  (Yes, I said crush, they 10-0 mercy rule ended the game early).  Just minding my own business when @snowball0302 lights up the mumblechatter on Slack with an invitation to Q Renegade.   Just on the drive over to [...]