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Simulated finish position
Wednesday October 6 2010

  • Front squat - 70% x 3 x 4
  • Clean pull - 80% (of clean) x 3
  • Clean deadlift - 90% (of clean) x 3
  • Standing plate twist - 3 x 10/side

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Jeff 1 | 2010-10-05
I'm new to this programming. How should the plate be held for the standing plate twists (close to the chest, on the shoulders behind the head, arms extended out in front, doesn't matter)?
Greg Everett 2 | 2010-10-05
Jeff  -Hold the edges like a steering wheel at 3 and 9, elbows at your sides, forearms horizontal and straight forward.
Andrew 3 | 2010-10-06
I am new and was wondering do you right the sets or reps first? Is it 3 sets of 4 reps or 3 reps with 4 sets. Thanks in advance.
Drew Canavero 4 | 2010-10-06
front squat - 297 lb clean pull - 264 lb clean DL - 297 lb standing plate twist - 20 kg +10 mins casual pace on airdyne
Brian Smith 5 | 2010-10-06
@Andrew/others: this will help with the WOD stuff: http://cathletics.com/daily/about.php
Mike Maruffi 6 | 2010-10-06
Front squat - 125 kg Clean pull - 115 kg Clean deadlift - 130 kg Standing plate twist - 25 kg
Jeff 7 | 2010-10-06
fs: 171.5# (70% 245#) clean pull: 172# (80% 215#) clean DL: 193.5# (90% 215#) Cue to self: make sure to shrug before arms. Clean DLs were probably done too dynamically and resembled clean shrugs. Came up on toes, so I'll have to be mindful of driving through with heels next time. 3 rounds, 10 reps, untimed: plate twists: 25#, 35#, 45# hip extensions, hands behind head, done 00X0 tempo
Mike T. 8 | 2010-10-07
FS: 105 Clean Pull: 110 Clean DL: 110 Plate Twists: 20kg. Kept the DLs and the Pulls at the same weight. Probably could have moved up. Have been battling a pretty severe hip/butt discomfort/soreness. It doesn't hurt when I train but has been killing me after(walking/etc). The only relief seems to be reverse hypers and pvc rolling, so I kept weights low to try and work through it. Hardest part for this workout, for me, was the plate twists.
jongb 9 | 2010-10-27
FS: 135, 155, 155, 155 Clean Pull: 155 Clean DL: 185 Plate Twists - 15, 20, 25kg after a 20 min run at 8mph on treadmill
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