Friday, May 13

Weekly Roundup!

1. CrossFit Regionals begin this weekend! Three regions compete this weekend – Pacific, California and South. The Regionals will be streamed live at The workouts this year are some of the toughest yet and I am excited to see elite CrossFit athletes take them on.

Here’s a Road to the Games video with some top athletes preparing for competition.

2. In case you missed it, here’s every American record lift from Weightlifting Nationals and Olympic Trials last weekend. Strong and fast.

3. Ever wonder what the top athletes are eating? Ever wonder what they do to look like they do? Here’s a great article from Miranda Oldroyd on what she eats each day and how she balances her macronutrients based on her activity level. What I Eat Now and How I Make “Macros” Work for Me

Workout for Friday, May 13
For Time:
75 Power Snatches (75/55)
*8 min Time Cap*

5 Rounds for Time:
7 Russian KB Swings (2/1.5)
KB Farmer’s Carry Right Hand
7 Russian KB Swings
KB Farmer’s Carry Left Hand
*7 Burpees if KB must be set down*
Cash Out with 50 Wall Balls (20# to 10’/14# to 9′)