Leave no man Behind

When I arrived I found Snowball and Seuss already warming up. They thought I was late, and I thought they were just keeping warm! However, turns out they were early as they forgot that El Nantan had changed the time to 5:30. We warmed up with some side straddle hops, and little baby arm circles [...]

Pink Kettlebell Power

14 was the count (including 2 FNGs) for YHC's virgin Ironman Q. It featured a pink kettlebell The Thang: Disclaimer COP: SSH x 25 Merkins x 15 Flutter kicks x 20 Jeff Imperial walkers x 15 Kettlebells - AMRAP tabata (one minute work, 30 seconds rest and rotate) Swings High pull Overhead press Lap - [...]

40 minutes of hell…plus 20

On a cool, overcast Saturday, 9 men came out for what was promised to as a ‘challenging’ beatdown. As college basketball kicked off this week, I could not pass up a little homage to ’40 minutes of hell’ from the 1990’s version of the Arkansas Razorbacks that I found in the F3 Library of workouts. [...]

WOD a Fantastic Morning For A Beatdown

The weather this morning was such a welcome change…at least for YHC, presumably the heaviest member of the SSI PAX. And it was a great day to sharpen some iron. I’ve watched a few Netflix documentaries lately about these die-hard CrossFitters who train to compete in the CrossFit games and the ones I watched were [...]

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 [...]