Renegade Rowing Workshop – Saturday, March 22nd @Mt. Strength CrossFit in Winchester, MA – Sign Up Here!
5 x 800m w/ 2min Rest
1st @2k Pace (w/ Start)
- Choose split based off of last Tuesday’s Rowing WOD.
- Should you go faster or slower having done another 2k?
- Post Average Split for Each to Comments.
6×3 Back Squat @82.5%
- Post Loads to Comments
15 Push Ups
- Post Time to Comments.
Some of our best results are found when training at high intensity. In order to develop as an athlete you’ll need to develop an ability to go hard and bring your “A” game. Today’s Rowing WOD provides an opportunity for just that. Set the monitor for 800m of work and 2 minutes of rest. Use the first piece to practice the start of your 2k and the last to practice the finish. There should be a focus on power per stroke and solid intensity across all five pieces. Write down the splits you would like to hold (ex: 2:00, 2:03, 2:02, 2:01, 2:00) prior to starting and make a commitment to attack each piece and execute every stroke. Know what mental cues you will go to when it gets tough – breath, legs down, sit tall, swing, smooth, breath…
Afterwards get in some good mobility and make sure you’re moving well and recovered for the Back Squats. Give them all you’ve got. The conditioning wod should be a great burner to finish with. Have fun and get after it!