15:00 Circuit with the Competition Kettlebells

Nothing too crazy here. Just a solid 15:00 session before supper. I took out the 16, 24, and 32 kg competition bells (as that’s about all I have left after lending the rest out to teammates haha) and did clean and presses and loaded carries. First, I hit the double kettlebell clean and presses. I […]

Loaded Carry Medley: Work Capacity At Its Finest

This is one of my mainstays. Pick five different objects, carry each for 100 meters, and repeat for two rounds – one kilometer of non-stop fun. Bonus points if you wear your ruck throughout. Today was two sixty pound sandbags, two cinder blocks, a 110-pound sandbag, the yoke with a 25-pound plate dangling from each […]

Sandbag Bear Complex Carry Work Capacity Training

Here’s a quick sandbag session from yesterday. This is a great one you can sneak in throughout the day as it takes less than 10 minutes. All you’re going to do is a Bear Complex (power clean/front squat/push press/back squat/push press) for ten rounds, with a 100-meter sandbag carry after each back squat. That’s ten […]

Double Kettlebell Press/Front Squat Work Capacity Complex

Looking for a quick kettlebell workout you can do to improve your work capacity? Give this complex a shot: Double Kettlebell Press x 10 Double Kettlebell Front Squat x 10 Double Kettlebell Press x 5 Double Kettlebell Front Squat x 5 Double Kettlebell Press x 3 Double Kettlebell Front Squat x 3 Double Kettlebell Press […]

It’s Never Been About the ‘Perfect Workout’ – It’s About Showing Up

We got a new puppy last weekend. She’s seven weeks old, loud, and full of energy. And she’s pooping all over my house. I’m also taking an intensive writing course, enrolled in Seth Godin’s Podcast Fellowship program, coaching two kids programs through our community association, and trying to operate our business while being present for […]