Friday QOD

7
Aug

Friday QOD

What’s your middle name(s)?

Bench Press
10 x 2 reps

I’m sure there’ll be a little core cashout as a treat.

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64 Responses

  1. Bench press 10×2
    65-75-85-95-105-110-115-120-125#
    9 sets but new PR
    Thanks for sharing the bar Ange!

    Tabata grasshoppers
    13-10-10-9-10-10-8-10
    Total: 80
    Round 1 was Rx, shin pretty much stopped hitting wrist after that….

    Great class Shane!

    1. QOD: my middle name is Lynn… teachers often thought my first name was Cara-Lynn and I didn’t like that…but I have 3 short, 4 letter names so makes sense πŸ™‚

    1. Baukje

      I don’t have one either! Dutch people mostly don’t as far as I know. Everyone finds it odd, but when I first heard of middle names, I thought it was odd…

  2. Greg

    Bench Press
    10 x 2 reps (#135/145/155/165/175/185/195* / 195/185/185)
    Cash out 43 grass hoppers
    Fun workout Kevin I would say I was able to do 1/2 a grass hopper with my current lack of flexibility!

  3. Ange

    Bench press 10Γ—2
    65-75-85-95-105-110-115-120 (PR) -125 x1 (PR)
    10# PR !! not bad for 6 am and a bottle of wine

    I got to 125# once ( I had to do it because Cara did it πŸ™‚ I started talking midway and then couldn’t get it for 2nd rep…. I was going to try it again but we had 30 seconds left.
    Fun sharing the bar Cara – you are a strong lady!

    Cash out – Tabata Grasshoppers… first round was RX and then crap… didn’t count them – just attempted to do them…. I swore more so then counted reps…

  4. Julia

    WU x 2

    Bench press 10×2 reps
    PR by 25lbs today giving me a 100lbs bench press!

    My middle name is Elizabeth the same as 95% of the females in my high school grad class

    I’m so happy that I PR’d today as its my last day until Christmas!!!

    I wanted to thank everyone who bought treats and suffered through my terrible fundraising wod I would not be getting on plane today with out all your support!!!!!!!!! Thanks and I’m sad that I will no longer be bringing you treats on Friday because the next two weeks I’ll be in Africa!!!

    Thanks again!

    1. Ohhhhhh! I love it when people say this!
      It makes me wonder why they use their middle name instead of their first name. So many possibilities! Awful first name. Running from the law. Already a “insert first name here” in the family.

  5. Baukje

    Bench Press: 10 x 2
    WU 35# bar – shoulder felt good!
    55#-60#-65#-65# (started struggling a little) – 65#-70# x 1, then adjusted, put my hands a little wider and got a second rep – 70# x 1
    I think my 1RM was 70#, which I did 2x, so new 1RM is 75#?

    Cashout: Tabata Grasshoppers… yay…
    63 (need to work on hip mobility, especially on my right hip! I couldn’t reach well with my right)

  6. Hannah

    M+WU
    Group mob

    Bench Press 10x 2 reps
    45-50-55-60-65-70-75-80-85-75lb
    85 is a 5lb PR πŸ™‚

    Cashout: Tabata Grasshoppers
    Total: 93
    First round was correct but after that my shins were not touching my arms

    QOD: Fae πŸ™‚

  7. Bench press 10Γ—2 to 85# (third try was the charm πŸ˜‰ )

    Tabata grasshoppers
    Total: 70
    Ouch, my hip flexors need much more stretching!!

    Thanks Kevin!

  8. Jo

    Bench changed to Floor Press 10×2
    55 65 75 80 85 90 95 100 105 110 PR

    TG Cashout – 75

    QOD – Dawn, probably one of the most common middle names ever. I blame my mom for not being very creative, it’s also her middle name so…. πŸ™‚

  9. Robyn Childs

    Mobility+WUx2

    Bench Press 10 rounds at 2 reps
    45lbs,45lbs,55lbs,60lbs,65lbs,65lbs,70lbs
    (got threw 7 rounds)

    Tabata Grasshopper Score: 82

    QOD: My middle name is May πŸ™‚

  10. Trent

    QOD Trent L.D. Washburn. Elba liked L.D. so much that we got married and had children. Because Leon Dennis are such a cool middle names….;)

  11. Tracy

    Bench Press
    10 x 2 reps
    55-60-65-70-75-80-85-90-95 x2
    100 x 1

    Cashout :V-snaps ans sit-ups

    QOD: Anne…which is not nearly as nice as my sibling’s middle names so I always thought Mom just ran out of names!

  12. QOD: My middle name is “Gail”. Named after my mother’s oldest sister, which is pretty awesome because she’s the kookiest, sharp witted, happiest, marching to the best of her own drum woman I know. It would be an honour to turn out like her πŸ™‚

    Strength
    Bench press x2
    45-65-85-95-100-105PR!!-110(X1)

    Grasshopper cash out:
    69 poorly done grasshoppers πŸ˜›

    It’s my 200th class!!!

  13. Heather S

    Bench press with the very strong Claire:
    65-65-75-85-95-100f-100 X1, f – 100×2 πŸ™‚ my left arm was willing to do more but alas the right arm went on strike grrrrr.

    Tabata Grasshoppers
    88 Rxd (and 2 do-overs)
    Round 7 was the worst, but managed to pick it up for round 8,9 & 10 with some “chirping” from the Boss!

  14. Amy Hogan

    Mobility
    WUx2
    Group mobility

    Bench press 2 rm
    35-45-55-65-75-85-90-95-100-105(1x)

    Cashout: tabata grasshoppers
    Total: 84 Rx

  15. Frankie

    wux2
    group mob

    bench pressx2
    135-145-155-165-185-155-135-135-135-135
    shoulder was hurting too much so couldn’t press heavy

    Cashout: 55 grasshoppers
    QOD: my middle name is Hugo!

  16. Bench X 2

    185-205-225-235-245-255-265-275-285-295(1)

    Tabata sit ups – 74 (10-10-9-9-9-9-9-9)

    Bench felt heavy and did sit ups due to left knee issues.

    Thanks for sharing the bar Mario!

  17. Janet

    Bench press x 2
    Up to 90x 2 new PR
    Grasshoppers as good as possible – 80 reps need to work on mobility for these

    Great seeing you Steph

    And Helen you are so strong!! I want to be like Helen when I grow up πŸ™‚

  18. Trent

    Attempted “Bull” rx. Got 10 ohs @135 then lowered weight to 95. By then I was energy strapped and much like last year did not want to keep going.

    1round and 25 ohs

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