090308 WOD

Workout:  Deadlift

DL 1-1-1-1-1-1-1 reps

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There is no scaling for todays WOD.  If you are new to the deadlift, start light (65/95/135).  The last rep in the 7 should be a 1-rep max.  Although there is no “cardio” in this WOD, you should be tired if you’re moving heavy weight.  Warning: keep the form tight!  That means an active back (i.e. tight lumbar), heels down, chest up.  If the weight is too heavy, you won’t get it off the ground.  If your back begins to “round”, drop the weight.  Here are two videos (#1, #2) on DL alignment by Rippetoe.  There are many videos on the CF demo page as well.  Do a solid warm up of the “Newbie WOD” or 500m row.  After the deadlifts are complete, work on double-unders.

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2 responses to “090308 WOD

  1. Took it easy on the DL’s today. Still trying to get back to 100%. Had a surprisingly solid 500m Row (1:32) beforehand. I’m so ready to be done with this sickness…

  2. Scott W.

    Newbie Warmup:

    Finished @ 285. I am a loser. I’m going to go just gorge myself on the white devil….”f”-it.

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