Archive for December, 2008

The Warm Up

Posted in Strength & Conditioning on December 10, 2008 by dvcmann

Mike and Sage Burgener on the olympic weightlifting warm up:

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Greg Amundson’s Crossfit warm up:

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The Official CrossFit Warm Up cut’n’pasted straight from their website:

The “official” CrossFit Warm-up is in the April 2003 CrossFit Journal.

3 rounds of 10-15 reps of
Samson Stretch (do the Samson Stretch once each round for 15-30 seconds)
Overhead Squat with broomstick
Note that for a workout that’s dip or pullup-centric, you might want to do something else in the warmup.


The Deadlift

Posted in Strength & Conditioning on December 8, 2008 by dvcmann

According to Greg Glassman

and Mark Rippetoe