Rowing WOD 7/12/14: 8 x 250m w/ 1min Rest – Post Splits

Rowing WOD:

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8 x 250m w/ 1min Rest

  • Last 2 @500m Goal Split

We will be testing our 500m in three weeks to see if we’re progressing and pushing ourselves.  Today’s focus is executing all 8 pieces at high intensity with negative splits.  Set the monitor for intervals distance with 250m of Work and 1 minute of Rest.  Row every piece with your 500m retest in mind.  Get off to a good start and settle on the first one.  Stay consistent from pieces 2 − 4.  Fight for that split on pieces 5-6.  Bring it home on 7-8 with a split at or below your 500m goal.  Take a look at your previous results for this Rowing WOD and the last 250m piece from yesterdays workout to find a good starting split.

Also, Tryouts for the Renegade Rowing Team are next Thursday.  I hope everyone’s getting excited to get on the water!  We’re still looking for at least 3-4 people to sign up and join us.  This is your opportunity to get out on the Charles River, learn to row, and race!  Practices will be on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 5:30-7am at Community Rowing.  Tryouts will be next Thursday at 5:30am at CRI!

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