Our own Dr. Mike Simmons is presenting Saturday, November 18th for the Active Aging in the Valley Conference at UMASS. It's free and open to the public. For more information, click below!

Our own Dr. Mike Simmons is presenting Saturday, November 18th for the Active Aging in the Valley Conference at UMASS. It's free and open to the public. For more information, click below!

 

Be sure to do your ten minutes of pre-class dynamic flexibility work.

1. Warm-up G: four rounds w/ empty barbell of snatch push press x 3, overhead squat x 3, snatch balance x 3, tall muscle snatch x 3, snatch pull-unders x 3, 3 position snatch. (5 min)

๐Ÿ‘‰OR

Deliberate practice (5 minutes): positions of the muscle, power, and squat snatch. (5 min)

2. Snatch

3-3-3-2-2-2.

Six sets to work up to your best double of the day (not touch and go) in the muscle snatch, power snatch, power snatch + OH squat, or snatch. (20 min)

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9-7-5 reps for time of

Muscle-ups
Squat snatches 135/95lbs.

Cut-off: 6 minutes.

LIII: as prescribed
LII: AMRAP in 75 seconds of muscle-ups (up to 9โ€“if you complete 9 before time is up, move on to snatches) AMRAP in 75 seconds of snatches (up to 9โ€“if you complete 9 before time is up, move back to muscle-ups, etc.) AMRAP in 60 seconds of muscle-ups (up to 7) AMRAP in 60 seconds of snatches (up to 7) AMRAP in 45 seconds of muscle-ups (up to 5) AMRAP in 45 seconds of snatches (up to 5)
For barbell load, use your weight of your heaviest set of the complex (not to exceed 135/95lbs). Bar may be power snatched, then overhead squatted to complete the rep. If you donโ€™t have muscle-ups but do have ring dips, sub band-assisted muscle-ups. Otherwise do dips (2:1).
LI: five rounds of 5 muscle snatches and 10 dips. Focus on the 7 positions of the muscle snatch and an appropriate scale for the dips with parallettes or band-assisted on the dip station.


Have fun!

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