The Murph

12 pax came together this Memorial Day to commemorate those that have sacrificed their lives in service to our country.   In particular, we do the Murph in honor of Michael Murphy, who courageously - and selflessly - gave up his cover to call in rescue teams for his injured comrades, knowing that it would [...]

Happy Planksgiving

The sand gnats were out in full force, welcoming us to the beatdown this morning. Here's what we put in: Warmup SSH, weed pickers, LBACs The Thang Series of resistance exercises followed by 20-4x10-2 Merkin Climbers, air squats and lunges, sand bag slides, more resistance work and an work, 10-2x5-1 MerkinJacks, Justice League Cool down [...]

Happy Birthday F3 SSI

Happy Birthday F3 SSI and Happy Mardi Gras to those of you scoring at home. **Les Bone Temps Rouler** It was a brisk 47 out but despite the fact there was rain all around us, there was none at SSCC - coincidence?? 14 HIM came out to gulp down the DRP, so we got after [...]

Short Attention Span Pier-ter…

MONDAY MARCH 4, 2019JAILBREAK/SSI PIERQ - BLACKBERRYATTENDEES - Scoop, UptownGirl, Milkbone, Cher, Heartbreaker, LabRat SEVEN PAX made the decision to swallow the Red Pill and start their Monday and their week on the right foot, indeed, sometimes on both feet and hands. A medley of short exercises ensued to hit all significant muscle groups with [...]

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 [...]

5, 6, 7, 8….for AMRAP

With BM passing the Q baton to me for Jailbreak, I laid out my clothes on Sunday night in anticipation of my first Q in over a month.  Monday morning brought a cooler than expected 48 degrees outside, so a last minute sweatshirt was thought to be necessary.  We warmed up pretty quickly though….. 5 [...]

New Kids on the Block

16 of the best and brightest, including FIVE FNGs, strapped on their big boy pants and emerged from the pre-dawn mist for this week's Ironman The Thang: COP: SSH x 20 Peter Parkers x 15 Parker Peters x 15 Jeff Imperial Walkers x 15 Tempo squats x 10 Tempo merkins x 10 Dolly x 15 [...]

First Day of Fall (S GA Style)

An autumn-like 72 degrees yielded mumblechatter about enjoying the first day of 'Fall' in the gloom on this Thursday gathering.  YHC opened with the disclaimer and a quick (albeit rusty) rundown of the 5 core principles of the F3 Workouts (Free of Charge, Open to all men, Outside (rain or shine), Led by the men [...]