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. [...]

Deck of Death Part Deux – faster, harder, longer

Saturday’s beatdown deserved a backblast so here goes. Seven men met in the gloom, but the Q who signed up wasn’t one of them. After consulting with Uptown Girl, we learned that Woz had emailed in sick at 5:00 am. No worries, the deck of death was on hand. We did an identical warmup as [...]

BOMBS over Oglethorpe

Doesn't have the same ring to it huh? 9 braved the post-Halloween gloom to see if there was any Snickers, M&M, and Warhead sugar still in the bloodstream to fuel a workout.  Spoiler alert: there was The Thang: Disclaimer Mosey to Home Tree COP: SSH x 15 Scorpion dry docks x 10 each leg Baryshnikovs [...]

Achey Breaky Legs

The gloom saw 10 men come out for a full moon beatdown in the fall breeze of the OPES parking lot. The Monday MURPH lingering in the arms of YHC, legs had to be the ultimate focus of this morning's activities. Disclaimer Warm up 11 Weedpickers IC Quad stretch Each leg 22 SSH IC 22 [...]

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 [...]