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 [...]

It’s All in Your Head

On a breezy cool morning at Ironman, 11 of SSI's finest got after it and made their daily downpainment The Thang Disclaimer COP SSH x 49 (crowd pleaser) Merkins x 15 Mountain climbers x 15 (Jeff) Imperial Walkers x 15 Sumo squats x 15 Lunge w/weights to first column and double time back Bear crawl [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]