14th of February, 2014 — Workout — Wide Grip Pullups, Rows, Sandbag Curls & Lawnmowers

Convicts!

It was above freezing today and it felt so good to get out and toss my rings up on some trees again 🙂 HOT DAMN I miss that. On a side note, I forgot to zip up my pocket with my phone in it and it fell in the snow pile, which sucked because I had to dig it out haha. About half a foot of fresh powder dropped last night. Ah well.

The Wide Grip Pullups & Rows were outside so I only had a two minute rest time between sets for those as it was a bit chilly out. The rest of the sets were a three minute rest period.

STAY STRONG!

-B

Wide Grip Pullups:

  • 10 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 10 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 7 Wide Grip Pullups

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Rows:

  • 10 Rows
  • 10 Rows
  • 10 Rows

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Sandbag Curls:

  • 5 Sandbag Curls
  • 4 Sandbag Curls
  • 3 Sandbag Curls

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Lawnmowers:

  • 10 Lawnmowers ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Lawnmowers ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Lawnmowers ( Left & Right )

5th of February, 2014 — Workout — Pistol Squats & Sandbag Squats, Side Lunges & Back Lunges, One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts & Prisoner Squats

Lets do this!

Another fun day to workout. Another kick A leg day, well I wouldnt really say it was kick A as it’s a bit too easy for me. Going to need to step it up.

STAY STRONG!

-B

Pistol Squats & Sandbag Squats ( Three second pause at bottom ):

Set 1:

  • 4 Pistol Squats ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Sandbag Squats

Set 2:

  • 4 Pistol Squats ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Sandbag Squats

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Alternating Side Lunges & Alternating Back Lunges ( Three second pause at the bottom ):

Set 1:

  • 4 Alternating Side Lunges ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Alternating Back Lunges ( Left & Right )

Set 2:

  • 4 Alternating Side Lunges ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Alternating Back Lunges ( Left & Right )

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One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Four second pause at bottom ) & Sandbag Prisoner Squats:

Set 1:

  • 4 One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Prisoner Squats

Set 2:

  • 4 One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Prisoner Squats

 

 

27th of January, 2014 — Workout — Pistol Squats & Sandbag Squats, Side Lunges & Back Lunges, One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts & Prison Squats

Hey Convicts,

I’ve a long night of coding ahead of me so …

STAY STRONG!

-B

Pistol Squats & Sandbag Squats ( Four second pause at the bottom ):

Set 1:

  • 3 Pistol Squats ( Left & Right )
  • 10 Sandbag Squats

Set 2:

  • 3 Pistol Squats ( Left & Right )
  • 8 Sandbag Squats

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Side Lunges & Back Lunges ( Three second pause at the bottom ):

Set 1:

  • 4 Side Lunges ( Left & Right )
  • 8 Back Lunges ( Left & Right )

Set 2:

  • 4 Side Lunges ( Left & Right )
  • 8 Back Lunges ( Left & Right )

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One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Three second pause at bottom ) & Sandbag Prison Squats:

Set 1:

  • 4 One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Left & Right )
  • 8 Sandbag Prison Squats

Set 2:

  • 4 One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts ( Left & Right )
  • 8 Sandbag Prison Squats

22nd of January, 2014 — Workout — Wide Grip Pullups, Rows, Let Me In’s & Sandbag Curls

Busy busy tonight folks here’s what was accomplished. Was out in the damn snow with it being seven degrees out … what’s your excuse again?

 

My gym today

 

I cut my rest time down to 30 seconds between sets because it WAS FREEZING!

STAY STRONG!

-B

Wide Grip Pullups:

  • 10 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 8 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 6 Wide Grip Pullups

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Rows:

  • 10 Rows
  • 6 Rows
  • 7 Rows

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Let Me In’s ( Came inside to do these ):

  • 10 Let Me In’s
  • 10 Let Me In’s
  • 10 Let Me In’s

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Sandbag Curls ( Inside for these also ):

  • 5 Sandbag Curls
  • 4 Sandbag Curls
  • 3 Sandbag Curls

21st of January, 2014 — Workout — Bulgarian Split Squats, Side Lunges, Sandbag Squats & One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts!

TIME TO GET THOSE LEGS WORKING!

I know how much you all love leg day as much as I. It takes a certain person to be able to put themselves through all this much fun day to day though, and I know you all have the characteristics of champions.

I’m going to try and do all the workouts today with the sandbag on my shoulders ( Except the Side Lunges ) HERE WE GO!!

Holy hell, you wouldnt think 70lbs of sand would be able to wreck my legs like that. I almost fell over in the shower washing my legs! Damn … A good one today that’s for sure. Those Bulgarian Split Squats with the sand are no joke. I feel like they’re on par, or a bit harder than the Alternating Back Lunges. It’s almost the same motion, but something about the leg elevated seems to make it a bit harder. What do you think?

I love the feeling after doing a leg workout though. My entire body has this fantastic ache about it. With that, I’ll leave all you fine folks to finish up your workouts. I’ve a bison shoulder roast and mad veggies to consume 🙂

STAY STRONG!

-B

Bulgarian Split Squats with the Sandbag:

Set 1:

  • 8 Left
  • 8 Right

Set 2:

  • 8 Left
  • 8 Right

Set 3:

  • 8 Left
  • 8 Right

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Side Lunges ( With a three second pause at the bottom ):

Set 1:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Right

Set 2:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Right

Set 3:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Right

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Sandbag Squats:

  • 10 Sandbag Squats
  • 10 Sandbag Squats
  • 10 Sandbag Squats

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One-Leg Romanian Deadlifts:

Set 1:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Right

Set 2:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Rigth

Set 3:

  • 10 Left
  • 10 Right

16th of January, 2014 — Workout — Wide Grip Pullups, Rows, Let Me In’s & Sandbag Curls

Hey Convicts,

I forgot to mention in my last post that I’m now on the Strength Block of the YAYOG 1st class program, meaning it’s Interval training.

ITS RING DAY BABY!!! I found a spot outside thats kind of covered!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Albeit, its 20 something out so it’ll be a bit chilly but its so worth it. I LOVE ME SOME RING TIME!

Well hot damn those Sandbag Curls were a lot more intense than I had anticipated. They were the last workout of the day, but I didnt think 70lbs of sand would be that difficult, especially because I was using both arms. Maybe I’m a lot weaker than I thought haha. Good thing I’m working out then right?

I absolutely missed doing my Pullups though. The burn from those is only second to the abdominal burn. I love them both … for some strange reason. Guess I’m just crazy I suppose. Do you like the burn?!

It was surprisingly not too cold out once I got the blood pumping. The first few sets of the Pullups were a bit rough, but after I got them going, it was all good. I was also shadow boxing during my rest times, so that probably helped get the blood pumping.

BAM! Leave me some love with how your workouts were are going, if you’re struggling, you know the usual jazz.

STAY STRONG!

-B

Wide Grip Pullups ON THE RINGS!:

  • 10 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 10 Wide Grip Pullups
  • 6 Wide Grip Pullups

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Rows ALSO ON THE RINGS!:

  • 10 Rows
  • 10 Rows
  • 10 Rows

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Let Me In’s … you guessed it ON THE RINGS!:

  • 10 Let Me In’s
  • 10 Let Me In’s
  • 10 Let Me In’s

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Sandbag Curls ( not on the rings haha ):

  • 5 Sandbag Curls
  • 3 Sandbag Curls
  • 3 Sandbag Curls