MetamorFit

A lifestyle blog by Jenny Hodges,who lost 212lbs thru healthy family living, creative cooking, and CrossFit


19. April 2014 19:07
by Jennifer
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Weekly Workouts April 13-19

19. April 2014 19:07 by Jennifer | 0 Comments

Sunday-Iron Girl 5K. You can read all about it HERE. It was a great day with my oldest daughter!

Calories:483

Steps: 26,655

 

Monday-CrossFit.

(A)
Build to a heavy Squat Clean.
* 15 minutes.
(B)
For Time Complete 4 Rounds of:
– 400M Run
– 25 Wall Balls
* Rest 2 minutes.
* Go hard with each round and on the Wall Balls knowing that you have a break coming!
* You will rest 2 minutes after each round.
 
Calories: 625
Steps: 18,161

Tuesday-CrossFit and yardwork!!

(A)
Gymnastics “Play” Session.
* 10 minutes.
* Work on Kipping Pull-Ups, Handstand Push-Ups, Kipping Toes-to-Bar, Chest-to-Bar Pull-ups, and/or Handstand Walks
(B)
Complete a 10 minute AMRAP of:
– 10 Power Snatches
– 10 Toes-to-Bar

Calories: 674

Steps: 18,384
 
After my WOD I unloaded a truck load full of dirt and burned an additional 934 calories!!

 

Wednesday-CrossFit.

(A)
Bench Press
(1.)
Build to a heavy 2 rep lift.
* 10 minutes max.
(2.)
Then complete:
4 x 2 @ that weight.
(B)
Complete 1 minute at each Station for Max Reps:
– 1 minute Calorie Row
* 1 minute Break
~ 1 minute of Alternating Single Arm DB Clean & Press (35-55/15-35)
* 1 minute Break
~ 1 minute of Crawlers w/ a Push-Up
* 1 minute Break
~ 1 minute of Slam Balls (20/15)
** Rest for 3 minutes. **
Complete 2 minutes at each Station for Max Reps:
– 2 minute Calorie Row
* 1 minute Break
~ 2 minute of Alternating Single Arm DB Clean & Press (35-55/15-35)
* 1 minute Break
~ 2 minute of Crawlers w/ a Push-Up
* 1 minute Break
~ 2 minute of Slam Balls (20/15)
 
Calories: 333
Steps: 15,846

Thursday-CrossFit.

Back squat

5,5

3, 3, 3

1, 1, 1, 1, 1

I ended up hitting a new PR for the back squat at 110#. And I broke parallel, and my coach said I could have gone heavier. Good day.

Calories: 554

Steps: 14,350

Friday-CrossFit.

AMRAP for Ronin

30 minutes, as many rounds as possible

500m row

20X shoulder to overhead (55#)

20X knees to elbows

20X ring rows

20X lunges

It was a partner WOD, so one person was rowing at all times while the other was completing the other movements. My partner and I completed 8 rounds. Ronin was also with me at the gym, and he was having so much fun with his friends that he didn't want to leave. So I got in another workout after my workout.

Calories: 823

Steps: 15,547

Saturday- REST DAY!!! I spent the day cheering on my box bud's at the Festivus Games at TNL CrossFit in Tampa. Post to come soon!!

I worked out 6 days in a row!! I haven't done that in a while. Felt good!!

Total steps: 119,243 Each week it gets a little bit higher!!

 

 

How was your week??

 

17. April 2014 15:31
by Jennifer
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Push Away the Screen: Iron Girl Clearwater 5k Recap

17. April 2014 15:31 by Jennifer | 8 Comments

For the 2nd consecutive year, my oldest daughter and I were up way before the sun to #PushAwaytheScreen and participate in the Iron Girl Clearwater 5K & Half Marathon. We did the 5K as a mother/daughter team. Last year we actually ran most of the race. This year we decided to walk most of the race and just talk. As mom to the #TampaTrio, the opportunity for some 1:1 time is hard to come by, so we made the most of it! We looked for friends in the 1/2 marathon corral, we took selfies, and we ... [More]

13. April 2014 20:07
by Jennifer
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Weekly Workouts April 6-April 12

13. April 2014 20:07 by Jennifer | 3 Comments

I was a busy girl this week. I was also apparently a slacker in my photo taking because I have NO RECORD of what we did Monday or Tuesday at CrossFit. One of those days we did Jumping Annie, but I don't remember which day it was.... THANKFULLY one of my CF Buds saw my plea on Facebook and reminded me what we did! Sunday-REST. Well, as much rest as a mom of 3 and a dog can do. Monday-CrossFit. HERO WOD for the firefighters that lost their life in Boston. We did "Dork." Front Squats, burpees, de... [More]

9. April 2014 11:36
by Jennifer
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Busy Being Fabulous

9. April 2014 11:36 by Jennifer | 5 Comments

The past two months of my life have been insanely busy. I had my entire home remodeled, every single room. Yes, you read that correctly. EVERY SINGLE ROOM. I went from a mess like this IN EVERY SINGLE ROOM to this IN EVERY SINGLE ROOM Of course there was a TON of work that went on in between. James and I did a lot of the "pre" work ourselves to save on money. That means I ripped out all of the old flooring. Yes, ME! In every single room of the house. We also repainted the entire interior (the... [More]