If You Can’t Do It, Don’t ….

When I went to bed last night there was nothing on the #calendar channel on Slack for this week's workouts or who was the Q for Jailbreak.  I checked it again while taking care of the morning business at 5:00 AM.   On my drive to the pier for Jailbreak I started dreaming up some ideas [...]

Starry Night

14 strong at Ironman this AM.  Nothing like starting off the day with some weights, camaraderie, and tunes under the stars.  Here's how it went down The Thang Disclaimer COP SSH x 25 Tempo squats x 25 Tempo merkins x 15 (Jeff) Imperial Walkers x 20 Freddie Mercury x 25 Partner up and start at [...]

Team weight

Ten pax met in the gloom for a little weighted beatdown led by YHC.  Longtime Kotter Sausage Guy and short time Kotter Fidget Spinner made triumphant returns, and Siri shifted his weekly Tuesday morning call to make it to Ironman for the first time. After Dodgeball’s beat down yesterday, I was inspired to build more [...]

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 [...]