Monday 220509

Helen
3 rounds for time of:
Run 400 meters
21 kettlebell swings
12 pull-ups

♀ 16-kg KB ♂ 24-kg KB

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Scaling:
This benchmark workout is an all-out sprint. The swings and pull-ups should be easy enough that you are still able to push the pace on the runs. Intermediate athletes can complete this as prescribed.

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:
Run 200 meters
15 kettlebell swings
9 jumping pull-ups

Monday 220502

21-18-15-12-9-6-3 reps for time of:

Triple-unders
GHD sit-ups
Deadlifts

♀ 125-lb deadlifts
♂ 185-lb deadlifts

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Scaling:
If you are proficient in the double-under, practice the triple-under. If you are able to string reps of triple-unders together, perform that skill in today’s workout. Beginner-level athletes should reduce the volume on the GHD and the loading on the barbell.

Intermediate Option:
21-18-15-12-9-6-3 reps for time of:
3x double-unders (i.e., 63-54-45-36-27-18-9 reps)
GHD sit-ups
Deadlifts

♀ 125-lb deadlifts
♂ 185-lb deadlifts

Beginner Option:
18-15-12-9-6-3 reps for time of:
Single-unders
Sit-ups
Deadlifts

♀ 75-lb deadlifts
♂ 115-lb deadlifts

Monday 220425

Complete as many rounds as possible in 12 minutes of:

10 burpees
25 double-unders

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
If you’re new to the double-under, spend some time practicing during your warm-up. If you’re unable to string sets of double-unders together, perform single-unders for this workout so you can keep moving.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 7 minutes of:
7 burpees
25 single-unders

Tuesday 220322

5 rounds for time of:

15 barbell lunges
75 double-unders

♀ 95 lb ♂ 135 lb

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Scaling:
Reduce the load on the lunges. If you are not proficient on the double-unders, reduce the reps or work on double-unders for 2:00 each round.

Intermediate Option:
5 rounds for time of:
15 barbell lunges
50 double-unders

♀ 65 lb ♂ 95 lb

Beginner Option:
4 rounds for time of:
15 lunges
50 single-unders

Friday 220311

Workout 22.3
For time:

21 pull-ups
42 double-unders
21 thrusters (weight 1)
18 chest-to-bar pull-ups
36 double-unders
18 thrusters (weight 2)
15 bar muscle-ups
30 double-unders
15 thrusters (weight 3)

♀ 65 lb, then 75 lb, then 85 lb
♂ 95 lb, then 115 lb, then 135 lb

Time cap: 12 minutes

Visit the CrossFit Games website for all versions of the workout.

Monday 220228

For time:
5 strict muscle-ups
50 double-unders
4 strict muscle-ups
40 double-unders
3 strict muscle-ups
30 double-unders
2 strict muscle-ups
20 double-unders
1 strict muscle-up
10 double-unders

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Scaling:
If muscle-ups and double-unders are not yet developed, intensity is less important than facilitating practice and technical refinement. If you are proficient with muscle-ups and double-unders, attempt to finish quickly with minimal breaks.

Intermediate Option:
For time:
5 muscle-ups with minimal kip
50 double-unders
4 muscle-ups with minimal kip
40 double-unders
3 muscle-ups with minimal kip
30 double-unders
2 muscle-ups with minimal kip
20 double-unders
1 muscle-ups with minimal kip
10 double-unders

Beginner Option:
For time:
10 muscle-ups on low rings
50 single-unders
8 muscle-ups on low rings
40 single-unders
6 muscle-ups on low rings 30 single-unders
4 muscle-ups on low rings
20 single-unders
2 muscle-ups on low rings
10 single-unders

Monday 220214

For time:

10 single-leg squats
20 double-unders
20 single-leg squats
40 double-unders
30 single-leg squats
60 double-unders
40 single-leg squats
80 double-unders
50 single-leg squats
100 double-unders

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Scaling:
Watch “Pistol Variations” and practice proper technique in the single-leg squats. If you are unable to perform single-leg squats with your heel on the ground throughout the rep, modify the movement to a box, as seen in the video.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many reps as possible in 12 minutes:
10 single-leg squats
20 double-unders
20 single-leg squats
40 double-unders
30 single-leg squats
60 double-unders
40 single-leg squats
80 double-unders
50 single-leg squats
100 double-unders

Beginner Option:
For time:
10 single-leg squats to a box above parallel
20 single-unders
20 single-leg squats to a box above parallel
40 single-unders
30 single-leg squats to a box above parallel
60 single-unders

Tuesday 220208

5 rounds for time of:

35 double-unders
Run 200 meters

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Scaling:
This is a quick workout. If you are proficient in the double-under, complete this workout as prescribed. If you are unable to string together 10 or more double-unders in a row, reduce the reps each round or modify to single-unders.

Beginner Option:
4 rounds for time of:
35 single-unders
Run 200 meters

Thursday 220127

Back squat 2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2 reps

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Scaling:
Athletes at all skill levels should perform doubles. Experienced athletes can go as heavy as possible, while newer athletes can use this workout as an opportunity to drill the movement.

Tuesday 220125

For time:
100 double-unders
21 front squats
21 push presses
100 double-unders
15 front squats
15 push presses
100 double-unders
9 front squats
9 push presses

♀ 75 lb. ♂ 115 lb.

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Scaling:
If you’re new to the double-under, spend some time practicing during your warm-up. If you’re unable to string sets of double-unders together, perform single-unders for this workout so that you can keep moving.

Intermediate Option:
For time:
75 double-unders
21 front squats
21 push presses
75 double-unders
15 front squats
15 push presses
75 double-unders
9 front squats
9 push presses

♀ 75 lb. ♂ 115 lb.

Beginner Option:
For time:
100 single-unders
21 front squats
21 push presses
100 single-unders
15 front squats
15 push presses
100 single-unders
9 front squats
9 push presses

♀ 22 lb. ♂ 35 lb.

Friday 220114

Complete as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of:

3 overhead squats
30 double-unders
6 overhead squats
30 double-unders
9 overhead squats
30 double-unders
Etc.

♀ 75 lb ♂ 115 lb

Post rounds and reps completed to comments.


Scaling:
Reduce the load to a weight you are able to snatch from the ground with ease, and hang on for bigger sets of overhead squats. Intermediate athletes can do this workout as prescribed.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of:
3 overhead squats
30 single-unders
6 overhead squats
30 single-unders
9 overhead squats
30 single-unders
Etc.
♀ 22 lb ♂ 35 lb

Thursday 220106

3 rounds for time of:

100 double-unders
50 dumbbell snatches
25 pull-ups

♀ 35-lb DBs ♂ 50-lb DBs

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Scaling:
This workout will tax your shoulders. Be sure to warm up sufficiently, and choose a dumbbell load you can use to complete large, manageable sets without sacrificing technique.

Intermediate Option:
3 rounds for time of:
75 double-unders
50 dumbbell snatches
25 pull-ups

♀ 25-lb DBs ♂ 35-lb DBs

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:
100 single-unders
25 dumbbell snatches
10 jumping pull-ups

♀ 10-lb DBs ♂ 15-lb DBs

Sunday 220102

Workout 20.2
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:

4 dumbbell thrusters
6 toes-to-bars
24 double-unders

♀ 35-lb DBs ♂ 50-lb DBs

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Reduce the load and modify the movements in order to move at a consistent pace with minimal rest.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
4 dumbbell thrusters
6 toes-to-bars
24 double-unders

♀ 25-lb DBs ♂ 35-lb DBs

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
4 dumbbell thrusters
6 hanging knee raises
24 single-unders

♀ 10-lb DBs ♂ 15-lb DBs

Sunday 211226

The Ghost
6 rounds of:

1 minute of rowing
1 minute of burpees
1 minute of double-unders
1 minute of rest

Try for as many reps as possible of EACH exercise, not just total score. Post separate totals for rowed calories, burpees, and double-unders to comments.

Compare to 140617.


Scaling:
Experienced athletes should work hard each minute and attempt to PR. Beginner athletes should follow the format and reduce the number of rounds.

Beginner Option:
3 rounds of:
1 minute of rowing
1 minute of burpees
1 minute of jump rope
1 minute of rest

Monday 211220

Pyramid Double Helen
For time:

Run 1,200 meters
63 kettlebell swing
36 pull-ups
Run 800 meters
42 kettlebell swings
24 pull-ups
Run 400 meters
21 kettlebell swings
12 pull-ups

♀ 16-kg KB ♂ 24-kg KB

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Scaling:
Reduce the load on the kettlebell and modify the movements in order to complete the workout in 20 minutes or less.

Intermediate Option: For time:
Run 1,200 meters
45 kettlebell swing
27 pull-ups
Run 800 meters
30 kettlebell swings
18 pull-ups
Run 400 meters
15 kettlebell swings
9 pull-ups

♀ 16-kg KB ♂ 24-kg KB

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:
Run 400 meters
15 kettlebell swings
9 jumping pull-ups

♀ 8-kg KB ♂ 12-kg KB

Friday 211217

5 rounds for time of:

50 double-unders
50-ft single-arm overhead lunge

♀ 35-lb DB ♂ 50-lb DB

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Scaling:
Choose a dumbbell with which you can lunge 25 feet without setting it down. Newer athletes can also reduce the number of rounds, reps of the single-under, and distance of the lunge so the workout can be completed in under 15 minutes.

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:
50 single-unders
50-ft single-arm lunge

♀ 10-lb DB ♂ 15-lb DB

Wednesday 211208

Double Isabel
For time:

60 snatches

♀ 95 lb. ♂ 135 lb.

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Scaling:
Though twice the reps of Isabel, this workout should still be fairly quick. Reduce the loading and reps to complete it in under 10 minutes.

Intermediate Option:
For time:
45 snatches
♀ 95 lb. ♂ 135 lb.

Beginner Option:
For time:
30 snatches
♀ 22 lb. ♂ 35 lb.

Sunday 211205

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:

5 burpees
15-ft rope climb, 1 ascent
30 double-unders

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Deconditioned athletes should reduce the overall time of this workout and shoot to complete 5-7 rounds. Intermediate athletes can do this workout as prescribed.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of:
5 burpees
1 rope climb, lying to standing
30 single-unders

Friday 211126

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:

50 double-unders
100-ft. walking lunge
100-ft. bear crawl

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Intermediate athletes should take this opportunity to work on stringing big sets of double-unders together. Newer athletes should reduce the over all volume.

Beginner Option:
3 rounds, for quality:
50 single-unders
50-ft. walking lunge
50-ft. bear crawl

Monday 211115

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:

20 medicine-ball cleans
60 double-unders

♀ 14-lb. ball ♂ 20-lb. ball

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Adjust the movements and reps so you can keep moving for the duration of the workout. The volume of squats will be high, so choose a ball that is manageable. The volume of double-unders is also high in this conditioning workout. If you can do them, this is a good opportunity to practice large sets while fatigued; if you struggle with double-unders, reduce the reps so you can keep moving and don't stall on the rope.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
20 medicine-ball cleans
30 double-unders

♀ 10-lb. ball ♂ 14-lb. ball

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 10 minutes of:
10 medicine-ball cleans
60 single-unders

Saturday 211106

Complete as many rounds in 12 minutes as you can of:

5 front squats
10 chest-to-bar pull-ups
20 double-unders

♀ 125 lb. ♂ 185 lb.

Post rounds completed to comments.
Compare to 100609.


Scaling:
Reduce the load on the front squat and modify the pull-up so that you can complete the earlier rounds unbroken.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many rounds in 12 minutes as you can of:
5 front squats
7 chest-to-bar pull-ups
20 double-unders

♀ 105 lb. ♂ 165 lb.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds in 12 minutes as you can of:
5 front squats
10 jumping pull-ups
20 single-unders

♀ 55 lb. ♂ 75 lb.

Wednesday 211027

Complete as many reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
Shoulder presses at 75/115 lb.
Each time you break, perform 50 double-unders

Rest 4 minutes

Then, complete as many reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
Hang power cleans at 135/205 lb.
Each time you break, perform 30 squats

Post number of presses and cleans completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Today’s workout takes a bit of strategy. Choose weights that allow you to complete large sets, but avoid going to failure.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
Shoulder presses at 65/95 lb.
Each time you break, perform 35 double-unders

Rest 4 minutes

Then, complete as many reps as possible in 8 minutes of:
Hang power cleans at 115/175 lb.
Each time you break, perform 30 squats

Beginner Option:
Complete as many reps as possible in 5 minutes of:
Shoulder presses at 35/45 lb.
Each time you break, perform 50 single-unders

Rest 4 minutes

Then, complete as many reps as possible in 5 minutes of:
Hang power cleans at 65/95 lb.
Each time you break, perform 20 squats

Friday 211022

Lift Move Work

1-rep-max clean, 4-minute time frame
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Max bar muscle-ups in 4 minutes
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Complete as many repetitions as possible in 8 minutes of:
    30 double-unders
    8 single-arm dumbbell push presses (left arm)
    8 single-arm dumbbell push presses (right arm)
    8 lateral burpees over the dumbbell

♀ 35 lb. ♂ 50 lb.

Post clean load, bar muscle-up reps, and total AMRAP reps to comments, or register for the 2021 Lift Move Work event and log your score there.


Scaling:
Beginner level athletes should spend time drilling the clean and practice the movement with light weights. Intermediate athletes should shoot for a 1-rep-max clean PR and complete the full event as prescribed.

Intermediate Option:
1-rep-max clean, 4-minute time frame
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Max pull-ups in 4 minutes
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Complete as many repetitions as possible in 8 minutes of:
    20 double-unders
    6 single-arm dumbbell push presses (left arm)
    6 single-arm dumbbell push presses (right arm)
    6 burpees

♀ 35 lb. ♂ 50 lb.

Beginner Option:
1-rep-max clean, 4-minute time frame (Try practicing 1 light clean + 1 front squat on the minute)
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Max ring rows in 4 minutes
    Rest 2 minutes, then,
Complete as many repetitions as possible in 8 minutes of:
    20 single-unders
    5 single-arm dumbbell push presses (left arm)
    5 single-arm dumbbell push presses (right arm)
    5 burpees

♀ 20 lb. ♂ 35 lb.

Sunday 211010

Cameron
For time:

50 walking lunge steps
25 chest-to-bar pull-ups
50 box jumps
25 triple-unders
50 back extensions
25 ring dips
50 knees-to-elbows
25 wall-ball "2-fer-1s"
50 sit-ups
5 rope climbs, 15 ft.

♀ 20-in. box, 14-lb. ball
♂ 24-in. box, 20-lb. ball

Post time to comments.
Compare to 170210.


Scaling:
Today we have a repeat Hero workout. This chipper is a mix of body weight movements and higher skilled, less common movements. Newer athletes should reduce the volume and choose modifications that ensure large sets with minimal rest.

Intermediate Option:
For time: 50 walking lunge steps
25 pull-ups
50 box jumps
50 double-unders
50 back extensions
25 ring dips
50 knees-to-elbows
25 wall-ball "2-fer-1s"
50 sit-ups
4 rope climbs, 15 ft.

♀ 20-in. box, 10-lb. ball
♂ 24-in. box, 16-lb. ball

Beginner Option:
For time:
25 walking lunge steps
25 assisted pull-ups
25 box jumps
25 single-unders
25 back extensions
25 assisted push-ups
25 hanging knee raises
25 wall-ball
25 sit-ups
5 rope climbs, lying to standing

♀ 12-in. box, 6-lb. ball
♂ 16-in. box, 10-lb. ball

Tuesday 210928

5 rounds for time of:

Row 350♀ / 500♂meter in as few pulls as possible.

After each row, perform 2 double-unders for each pull taken — e.g., if it takes 40 pulls on the rower, complete 80 double-unders before starting the next round.

Post time and number of pulls each round to comments.


Scaling:
This workout encourages hard pulls on the rower. Increase the damper setting and slow your cadence to minimize the number of pulls each round.

Intermediate Option:
5 rounds for time of:

Row 350♀ / 500♂meter in as few pulls as possible.

After each row, perform 1 double-under for each pull taken — e.g., if it takes 40 pulls on the rower, complete 40 double-unders before starting the next round.

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:

Row 350♀ / 500♂meter in as few pulls as possible.

After each row, perform 2 single-unders for each pull taken — e.g., if it takes 40 pulls on the rower, complete 80 single-unders before starting the next round.

Tuesday 210921

3 rounds for time of:

25 dumbbell push jerks
50 double-unders
25 weighted step-ups
50 double-unders

♀ 35-lb. DBs, 20-in. box
♂ 50-lb. DBs, 24-in. box

Post time to comments.
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Scaling:
Reduce the weight and reps to move continuously with very few breaks. If you struggle with double-unders, reduce the reps to something you can complete in 3-4 sets or modify to single-unders.

Intermediate Option:
3 rounds for time of:
25 dumbbell push jerks
25 double-unders
25 weighted step-ups
25 double-unders

♀ 25-lb. DBs, 15-in. box
♂ 35-lb. DBs, 20-in. box

Beginner Option:
3 rounds for time of:
15 dumbbell push jerks
35 single-unders
15 step-ups
35 single-unders

♀ 10-lb. DBs, 12-in. box
♂ 20-lb. DBs, 15-in. box

Sunday 210912

50-40-30-20-10 reps for time of:

Double-unders
GHD sit-ups

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Scaling:
This variation of the benchmark workout, “Annie,” scales up the sit-up to the GHD. If you have not completed traditional “Annie,” start there and use the abmat.

Intermediate Option:
Annie
50-40-30-20-10 reps for time of:
Double-unders
Sit-ups

Beginner Option:
50-40-30-20-10 reps of:
Single-unders
25-20-15-10-5 reps of:
Abmat sit-ups

Friday 210903

Complete as many rounds as possible in 12 minutes of:

2 power snatches
4 power cleans
60 double-unders

♀ 105 lb. ♂ 155 lb.

Post rounds completed to comments.


Scaling:
This is moderately heavy and metabolically challenging at the same time. Reduce the load to allow quick sets on the barbell. Newer athletes should reduce the load and focus on the mechanics of the power snatch and power clean.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 12 minutes of:
2 power snatches
4 power cleans
60 double-unders

♀ 85 lb. ♂ 125 lb.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 12 minutes of:
2 power snatches
4 power cleans
60 single-unders

♀ 45 lb. ♂ 65 lb.

Thursday 210819

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:

15-ft. rope climbs, 2 ascents
20 single-leg squats, alternating
40 double-unders

Post rounds completed to comments.
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Scaling:
Today’s movements are higher skilled. Take a look at “Pistol Variations” and practice proper technique in the single-leg squats. Intermediate athletes can do this workout as written.

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
2 rope climbs, lying to standing
20 squats
40 single-unders

Friday 210806

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
30-second ring L-sit
15 ring push-ups
50 double-unders

Post rounds completed to comments.
Compare to 200906.


Scaling:
All three exercises in this triplet are difficult. Modify each so that each exercise can be completed unbroken in the early rounds.

Intermediate Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
20-second ring L-sit
10 ring push-ups
35 double-unders

Beginner Option:
Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:
30-second seated leg raises
15 elevated push-ups
50 single-unders

Monday 210726

Helen
3 rounds for time of:

Run 400 meters
21 kettlebell swings
12 pull-ups

♀ 16-kg KB ♂ 24-kg KB

Post time to comments.
Compare 200325.


Scaling
This benchmark workout is an all out sprint. The swings and pull-ups should be easy enough that you are still able to push the pace on the runs. Intermediate athletes can complete this as prescribed.

Beginner Option
3 rounds for time of:
Run 200 meters
15 kettlebell swings
9 jumping pull-ups

♀ 8-kg KB ♂ 12-kg KB

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