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  • Snatch - heavy single
  • Clean & jerk - heavy single
  • Back squat - heavy single
  • Pull-up variation of choice - 3 sets
  • Ab work of choice

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Pat McElhone 1 | 2008-10-17
Is "heavy single" a % of 1RM (i.e. >90%)? Thank you.
Matt Wichlinski 2 | 2008-10-17
heaviest you can go that day
Pat McElhone 3 | 2008-10-17
Is it the same as "max"? PM WOD programming uses both terms. Thanks.
Greg Everett 4 | 2008-10-17
Pat - No. Check out the info link for the explanations of that stuff.
Richard Vanmeerbeek 5 | 2008-10-18
I was fresh all week but I am indeed beat up today, wow ! Sn : ramped up to 82.5kg then failed it twice C&j : ramped up to 102.5kg which I failed twice as well BS : sets at 120kg were already feeling hard, call it a day. + short metcon
Eric Brandom 6 | 2008-10-18
M/23/6'1"/180 Snatch - 205# - got 210 earlier this week so I'm fairly satisfied C&J - 250# BS - 370# Pullups - 3x10 1-handed pullups Abs - 3x15 GHD Situps
tommi k 7 | 2008-10-18
Heavy singles: Snatch - 86kg C&J - 113.5kg Back squat - 160kg Bench press - 127.5kg Weighted Pull up - 47.5kg PR Max front plank - 3:10 PR -felt slow today
Pat McElhone 8 | 2008-10-18
34/M/170 Snatch-165 C&J-205, miss J at 215 BS-305 1 set chin-ups 20
Matt Wichlinski 9 | 2008-10-18
Snatch 245 PR
Jesse Woody 10 | 2008-10-18
Snatch: 195# PR C&J: 250# PR BS: 315# PR
ADR 11 | 2008-10-18
Snatch - 155# PR! C&J - 195#, missed the jerk on 210# Back squat - 275# PR! Mixed Grip Pull ups - 15, 12, 11 Ab Wheel - 3x15
ken c 12 | 2008-10-18
snatch 175 clean and jerk 225 ran out of time. bad lifting day. low energy. failed 5 times at 190 snatch. failed twice at 235 c&j. might try this over again tomorrow.
Rick 13 | 2008-10-18
Meshed the last two warmed up with tall snatch w/65#. Never done those. Not easy for me at all. Snatch balance: 125# Snatch: 125# C&J: 175# low bar BS: 300# PR!! mixed grip weighted pullups w/30# DB, 12,10,5 russian twists 25# kb 3x30 tabata flutter kicks for 5 sets
Tim Scalise 14 | 2008-10-18
sn: 60,65,70,75,80,82.5(miss),82.5 new PR!!! cj: 70,75,80,85,90,95 tie PR, 100 miss, 100 miss my clean pull just went to shit on 100 not really sure why bs: 100,105,110,120,130 pull ups:3 sets of 8 using weight assistance machine (im still working on being able to do pull ups) abs: 3 sets on decline bench I didnt get to do the whole week so I will see how I feel next week. thanks for the site and the WODs I hope that this will help me make some gains, and also help make me for functional.
Luke Leaman 15 | 2008-10-18
6', 104.5 sn: 63 cj: 84 bs: 175 pu, mixed grip: 6/4/4 ab: various nursing a shoulder injury and trying to "re-learn" the Oly lifts after a long layoff. Thanks for the WODs, great stuff you have here.
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