Pushing yourself is always easier when you have other men alongside. The Spartan AO (19 PAX, including FNG's Budget and Pontoon) started with a few usual warm-ups and a merkin and burpee waterfall. Back-to-back waterfalls is a good way to start off pushing. We took an indian run to the Western Supermarket, taking a mid-run … Continue reading Spartan Waterfalls
15 PAX posted Monday morning at Mountain Brook Elementary. A great Spring morning with temp in the high 50's. Perfect for getting over any lingering consequences from St. Patrick's Day. PAX present - Bagman, Tarbaby, Zacchaeus, Stuntman, Taiwan, Elmer, Slumlord, Breach, Elvis, Sparrow, Froggy, Pothole, Dispatch, Commie, and YHC. Warmup SSH IC x 25 Straight … Continue reading The Spartan 3/19/2018
Perfect weather for a workout! 60 degrees with clear skies. Warmup: SSH x 25, Crablegs Stretch x 15, Willie Mays x 15, LBAC x 20 count 6 Minutes of Mary: Flutterkicks, Windshield Wipers, BBSitups, American Hammer, The Hundred, LBCs, Flutterkicks, Mountain Climbers Moseyed to OLS Parking deck for Parking Space Tracers (20 merkins, Follow the … Continue reading February 20 Workout
Given the recent warm weather and approaching spring break, YHC decided it was time for the Spartan to undertake some body sculpting via the lifting of heavy objects. With 20 cinder blocks in tow, YHC showed up to MBE to find a robust number of PAX punctually awaiting an AM beatdown. And they kept coming. … Continue reading Block Party – The Spartan – 2/19/2018
7 PAX posted (Rabbit, Skeletor, Taiwan, Bagman, Sparrow, Wildfire and Milkman on the Q) Warm-Up Circle Side Stradle Hop (x25) Imperial Walker (x25) Frankenstein (x25) Ray Lewis (x25) Mtn climbers (x25) LBCs (x25) Indian Run to Canterbury Park Flutterkicks (x25) 90 degree Leg Spread (x10) Outlaw (Hold legs together at 45 degrees and draw a … Continue reading Spartan Beatdown – 1/31/2018
Intro to the pace clock Another great turnout at The Vulcan on a cool morning (for mid-August in Alabama). We introduced a new toy for the workout inspired by my former swimming career – a pace clock. I purposefully kept the PAX off the ground until the end so that the sweat from the hard … Continue reading Tick….Tock…..