After 2 really tough WODs Wednesday and Thursday last week, I was more than ready for Friday’s rest day. We had an 8-hour drive from West Virginia to Delaware so it wasn’t the most ideal situation for recovery but at the same time, it felt nice to just sit.
Little did I know Saturday’s event was going to be another butt kicker. It’s very rare that I feel like I can’t make it through a workout and this was definitely one that left me constantly looking to Sam to say “you can make it through.” She even made a comment after about how I was doing that and how it’s very unlike me. But thankfully, I DID make it through and it was awesome!
But as hard as it was to make it through Saturday’s event WOD, there was no way I was missing an opportunity to workout at a box so I went lighter for Sunday’s event but it was still another great workout.
Come Wednesday and Thursday, I had access to a small hotel gym so I created two really good WODs using the free weights. I’ll never let someone tell me they can’t get in a good workout because these were definitely still butt kickers!
Saturday 12/20/142000m rowThen, 10 rounds for time:10 Pull-ups20 Push-ups30 Air SquatsThen, 200 Double UndersTime: 38:42
Sunday 12/21/14Annie Meets Grace50-40-30-20-10Double Unders (or 2:1 single to doubles)Situps*3 clean & Jerks after each movementTime: 12:44
Tuesday 12/23/143.25 mile run
Wednesday 12/24/14Every 2:00 for 8:00:5 Push-Press (20#)10 Bent-over Row/side (20#)AMRAP in 10:00:5 Burpess10 DB Snatch/side (20#)15 Overhead Walking Lunges (20#)Score: 3 & 10 db snatch/side
Thursday 12/25/143 mile runBench Press 5-5-5-5-5+ : 8@50#AMRAP in 12:00:25 Single Unders25 Situps25 Triceps Dips25 Goblet Squats (25#)score: 3 + 21 dips
We’re staying in the hotel to avoid craziness of our usual parking situations (hello Walmart parking lots!) and for some reason it was about the same/cheaper than the RV lots in this area so I’ll have a few more days to create some other fun hotel WODs…stay tuned! 🙂
Were you able to stay active despite the holiday craziness?
Ahh. I was wondering why you were at a hotel and not home. Hope these last few days of 2014 are going well for you my dear!
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