Today we did a continuous warmup followed up by 20-25min of running on the same course as Tues.
When you got back you were to work on something in your fitness testing that you aren’t good at.
Today we learning how to do squats, bench and deadlifts.
Here is a handout on the big lifts. It has cleans on it as well which we will be doing later: http://ccvi-paf40.wikispaces.com/Semester+Training+Plans (handout #3)
Today our warm up was the dumbbell matrix (found here: http://galasso.ca/home/Matrix.html)
Then we did a 20-25min out and back run along the river path. It was super hot so make sure to rehydrate
Finally we did some easy plank core exercises with 30s on each side (front, L, R, and back)
Today we did our Monday skipping warmup for 3min, then our first speed and agility workout followed by an anaerobic finisher of 8 burpies per min for 10min.
The drills were:
Forward and Around X2
Forward, Back, Side Shuffle and Around X2 R and L
A to G single Leg Drawing Hops
Today we worked on the start of our fitness testing. This will be going on the rest of the week and we will be doing the following tests:
http://ccvi-paf40.wikispaces.com/Semester+Training+Plans (Handout #2 on this page)
Most of them are pretty straight forward but the following maybe new to you
Underhand Front Heave: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tq0tgJGElbM
Sled Push: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUlG1JjOWQI
5, 10, 5 Drill: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VJF5ZEiwU4Y
Illinois Drill: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8YRnpy8Jl4
Today we tried out the TRXs for the first time. It is a very different but none the less challenging way of training.
The 2 challenges that we worked on as well as a combo challenge can be found here: http://ccvi-paf40.wikispaces.com/Challenges
All of the TRX exercises with video examples can be found at the bottom of this page: http://ccvi-paf40.wikispaces.com/Semester+Training+Plans
Today we went out on the 5km race course. It was your first time out there so walk/run was still a big part for a lot of people. We cut off the little extra loop around Elson and ended in the park so most people went 3-4.5km.
Here is the actual race loop that we will be using in 4-5 on race day.
Today you had several options of what to do in the weight room.
The Med Ball Challenge
The Swiss Ball Challenge
The Body Weight Challenge
Complete one you haven’t done yet. All the challenge handouts are posted here: