7.15.13 SWOD

Warmup– Warm it up

Strength

  • Back Squat: 10 sets of 2 @~85-90% 1RM– Add 10-20 lbs to weight used last week
  • Second week of 4-week squat strength cycle, use the same weight for all working sets.
  • Rest should be 60-90 seconds between sets.

Conditioning

  • 5 rounds: 8 deadlift (135#), 8 hang power clean (135#), 8 push press (135#), 10 TTB
  • Prescribed rest (b/t rounds): 60-90 seconds

Motivation- Dmitry Klokov from Russia does thrusters with 341 lbs like it’s nothing.

6.20.13 SWOD

Warmup

Dynamic

  • EMOM for 8 minutes (EMOM = Every Minute On the Minute)
    • 3 Explosive Deadlifts @ ~50-60% 1RM

Volume (Rest periods should be 60-90 seconds b/t supersets)

Second week of this specific workout for the bodybuilding “micro-cycle.” Add some weight, keep that form perfect, and watch as your muscles, similar to a Chia Pet, blossom into the house decorations they were meant to be.

Motivation

  • The same young man who challenged the world with the monumental question, “Do you even lift?” returns for a second round of interrogation. This time, he targets the female population, inquiring, “Do you even squat?”