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Good Luck!

October 31, 2014

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There are a ton of Body Armor athletes participating in nearly every division (team and individual) at the Power Output Challenge tomorrow, and we know they’re ready!  This is an all-day competition held right here in San Antonio, so it’s the perfect opportunity to head out and cheer for your fellow gym members.  Click here to visit the competition’s website for directions to the venue and information on admission.  If you have any questions, talk to Paul Scheuer.

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Friday – “If human beings had genuine courage, they’d wear their costumes every day of the year, not just on Halloween.” Douglas Coupland

October 31, 2014
CF1
15 min to find a max triple Bear Complex!
 
CF2
15 min to find a max single Bear Complex!
 
Both
2 x 400m run
2 x 500m row
25 burpees done at the end
*rest as needed between rounds
**Score is total combined time of runs, rows, burpees
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The 6pm class will have special suprise Halloween /Beer WOD!
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Thursday – “This is the strangest life I’ve ever known.” Jim Morrison

October 30, 2014
Halloween is tomorrow!  Wear your costumes to class!
 
CF1 & CF2
take 5 min to find a working Floor Press weight for the EMOM
 
10 min EMOM
3 heavy floor presses
 
3 min AMRAP
3 thrusters (CF2 95/65)
3 lateral bar burpees
 
rest 5 min
 
5 min AMRAP
Alternating KB Snatches (CF2 24/16)
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Costume WOD!

October 29, 2014

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Don’t forget to sign up for our Halloween WOD this Friday! The WOD will run from 5:30pm to 6:30pm, so if you have to get home for a little Trick or Treating, you’ll have plenty of time. You’re also invited to hang out afterwards for a few beers if candy’s not your thing. Costumes are strongly encouraged :-) Please talk to Jill if you have any questions.

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Wednesday – “Excuse me while I kiss the sky.” Jimi Hendrix

October 29, 2014
CF1
5 x 2 KB TGU
 
20 min AMRAP
:30 dead hang from bar
10 KB snatches
20 box jumps
30 sit-ups
80 single unders
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CF2
10 min of HS walks, static balance, or HS shoulder taps
 
20 min AMRAP
1 rope climb
10 snatches 95/65
20 box jumps 24/20
30 sit-ups
40 Dbl U’s
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Remember, this weekend we will be closed due to the parking lot being resurfaced!  However, there is an amazing competition taking place at Wheatley Heights Sports Complex.  Please come out and support your Body Armor competitors.  There will be 20 vendors on hand, 4 clothing companies, Zedric’s, Local Coffee, and more!

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Tuesday – “Love is space and time measured by the heart.” Marcel Proust

October 28, 2014
CF1
20 min EMOM
5 push-ups
10 bar thrusters
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CF2
20 min EMOM
2 HSPU’s
10 KBS 32/24
*if you can’t consistently keep a :30′s rest, then sit out a round.
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11 Weird Things Sugar’s Doing To Your Body

How the sweet stuff’s wrecking your face, and other strange new findings

Sugar shockers
 
Sugar shockers
Is sugar toxic? It is when you consider how much the average American swallows each year—a whopping 130 pounds of added sugars. That’s about 22 teaspoons a day, way over the max set by the American Heart Association in 2009. New science shows that this overload of sugar—often stemming from hard-to-detect hidden added sugars—is affecting your body in all sorts of strange ways.
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Monday – “The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.” Mary Pickford

October 27, 2014
CF1
Front Squat technique
 
10 min EMOM
2 front squats
 
For time:
25 pull-ups
25 squat cleans
25 push-ups
50y OH plate lunges 25/10
run 800m
50y OH plate lunges 25/10
25 push-ups
25 squat cleans
25 pull-ups
10:27cf2b 10:27cf1c 10:27cf1a 
CF2
5 x 2 of a heavy front squat
 
For time:
25 pull-ups
25 squat cleans 95/65
25 push-ups
50y OH plate lunges 45/25
run 800m
50y OH plate lunges 45/25
25 push-ups
25 squat cleans 95/65
25 pull-ups
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50 Uses for Coconut Oil

 
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Do you have a bottle of coconut oil laying around? No? Go get some! This oil is extremely versatile. It is helpful around the home, has tons a natural health properties and more! If you don’t believe us, then just check out the list of all the amazing uses for coconut oil! You won’t be able to resist a quick trip to the store for this necessary addition to your house!  (read more…)
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Sunday – “In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.” Thomas Jefferson

October 26, 2014
All Levels
In teams of 6 (hopefully, but can be smaller – it will be the same score)
 
10 minutes max distance row, switching every 20 strokes
 
rest 3 minutes
 
AMRAP FGB style:
Jumping squats 45/33
KB SDHP 32/24
Box Jumps 24/20
AbMat sit-ups
Dbl U’s (4 x value in single unders)
10:26A10:26B10:26C 
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Kevin
3 rounds for time of:
185-lb. deadlifts, 32 reps
32 hanging hip touches, alternating arms
800-meter running farmer carry, 15-lb. dumbbells
Post time to comments.
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Navy Special Warfare Operator 1st Class Kevin Ebbert, 32, of Arcata, California, assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit in Virginia Beach, Virginia, died Nov. 24, 2012 in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan, while supporting combat stability operations. Ebbert is survived by his wife, Ursula Ebbert; mother, Charlie Jordan; sister, Samantha Ebbert Martinez; stepsisters, Amy Funk and Kate Renner; stepfather, Mark Ritz; and grandfathers, Richard Ebbert and James Jordan. He was preceded in death by his father, Jeffrey Ebbert, a retired Navy SEAL.

 

 

 

 

 
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