It’s here!

The first Games WOD is released tonight! Early QOD – what’s it going to be?

Double Tabata Double Unders

20 seconds on, 10 seconds off for 16 rounds.

Compare to May 3/12

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76 thoughts on “It’s here!”

  1. QOD – AMRAP X mins Burpees

    The more I think about it, more it would make sense. Coud be 7 mins, could be 10, could be 5… just to get burping (burpee-ing? bur-peeing?) in a different time domain.

    1. i was watching the crossfit games update this morning and behind tony budding one of the guy in the video talking about the games and the reginals.

      My attentive eye saw 8 min burpees behind him on the board. so i pull out my 7 min pullup and i am going with 8 min burpees. LOL!

      1. Really!? I wasnt watching just listening to the update show with earbuds… if this happens I totally called it! πŸ˜€

      2. I’m sure they’re not that careless with the information…? They can’t be. And I’m hoping not for burpees, that’s boring.

      3. Either they put that there to make people nervous, or as an “easter egg” kind of hint… seeing how the staff at Crossfit HQ seems to like having fun with the community (i.e. WOD 13.0) Im not ruling it out just yet.

        I <3 CF HQ πŸ˜€

  2. WU x 2

    Strength Front Squat x 5
    135-145-155-165-170 (PR 5#)

    Wod = 350 reps

    Happy with my conditioning on this one.

    QOD: Not sure, I just hope for something different other than x mins of the same movement. But ready to tackle whatever the throw at us.

  3. Heather Colleen

    WU x 2

    Strength: Back Squat


    These felt great, despite the still-sore quads. πŸ™‚

    WOD = 144 reps

    Going to shorten my rope RIGHT NOW. Having rope burn all down my thigh is just not fun.

  4. Mobility
    WU x 2

    Strength: Front Squat x 5

    WOD 2x Tabata DU
    Score: 131

  5. Warmup
    Jerks (3) 45-65-75-85-95- bar. Not getting full extension. Thank for you being so picky, Kevin! And, no that is not me being sarcastic.

    WOD – 430

  6. Mobility

    WU x 2

    Strength: Push Press

    70-80-70-75 Dropped back down in weight to correct bad form

    WOD: Double Tabata Double Unders

    20 seconds on, 10 seconds off for 16 rounds.

    Score: 13 (only did 1 the last 9 rounds)

  7. QOD: I expect more burpees but I wouldn’t be surprised by Cindy or something else with pretty accessible movements. Something body-weight I am guessing.

  8. Mob+wux2
    Strength Push Jerk

    Wod 71 Du’s in 2x Tabata
    To me, although a very small number in comparison to most, this number is huge.
    I could not more than 1 DU at a time about 2 weeks ago. I was able to do sometimes 4 in a row.

    Cashout- calf stretch and Weekly Member Challenge

    15 Over Rower Burpees
    350 Row


  9. WU x 2 (w/ wall balls instead of squats)

    OHS x 1
    125(5) – 135(3) – 140 – 145 – 145 (with better form)

    56 – High of 9 / Low of 0

    Kevin’s DU “Shield Walls” (aka stop flailing your arms out) experiment:
    Managed 5 DUs in a row…so now I have to imprint that feeling in my brain!

    Not as frustrating as I thought it might be. If I’d quite surprising myself every time I string a few together I might do a bit better. Always something to practice!

  10. Mob + WUx1

    Member Challenge:
    15 Burpee-Over-Rower + Row 350m = 1:41 (aaaand he takes the lead!)

    WOD Rx = 369 (PR by 302 reps… March 17/2011)

  11. Come by the gym tonight at 9pm. We’re going to do a live showing of the Games WOD when it’s released. You can also get a chance to see the workout being performed by yours truly and Joanna.

  12. Shawn Johnson

    WU x 2

    Deadlifts x 5

    Double Tabata Double Unders
    Score: 177

  13. If there is an intention to keep the Open truly open and accessible, 13.1 won’t be anything that the “mere mortals” like me would regularly have to scale – like pull ups; they’ll save that for later. So something body weight like burpees makes sense if we hadn’t done that first last year (then it wouldn’t be “constantly varied” ;). So, like everyone else I don’t have a sweet clue!

  14. Amanda I found the name of the wod that is my double goat. It’s Nancy: 5 rounds – 400m run and 15 ohs @ 95#. Makes me weep just writing it!!

  15. Mobility
    WU x 2
    105,115,135,145,150 x 5


    2 x Tabata DU for 16 rounds totals

    Score: 300

    last time i did this i was just starting crossfit and my score was 38 so i heard people complain today after the WOD and they had scores of 30 or 36 something like that.

    Please don’t give up because look what 10 months of not giving up gave me.

    1. That’s a great message to give to the new folks. Just 10 months! Great job on your awesome PR. πŸ™‚

  16. Visiting CrossFit EXclusive in Bathurst tonight. WUx1, group mobility.

    Strength Deadlift x 5
    135, 225, 275, 315, 225

    WOD: Flight Gone Bad
    3 Rounds, 1 minute at each station, 1 minute between each Round

    Box Jump Burpees @24″
    Slam Ball @ 20lbs
    Front Squat @ 95lbs
    10′ Wall Balls @ 20 lbs
    Russian Twists @ 35lbs

    Score is total reps: 173

    That was a cardio burn. It is great to finally have the confidence to visit other gyms when I am traveling. So much better than hotel treadmills, or just sitting on my backside watching tv. If you are in the area, they have a great facility and a great atmosphere.

    As for the opening Games WOD. I hope they do something like last year to help everyone get past the opening day nerves. Well as long as it is not max rep pistols in 8 minutes. Then I am just going to go home. Lol

  17. Mobility
    Front Squat 45-50-55-60-65
    2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    16 rounds
    Score: 36 Still trying to master this skill:)

    Oh and I climbed to rope to the top….apparently a difficult skill!
    Fun times at the gym:))

  18. Mobility
    WU x 2 Ring rows instead of pull ups

    1 arm barbell cleans x 5 45# -75#

    Double Tabata Double Unders
    Score: 357

  19. mobility

    EMOTM Clean & Jerk

    5 mins 3 reps #135
    5 mins 1 rep every 30 secs #185


    Total= 413

  20. ValΓ©rie Arseneau

    5x -25-30- 35-40-45

    I enjoy OHS! Getting the hang of it. I smell a PR for next time!

    2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    16 rounds
    Score: 224

    Did better than expected but could of done a better score… stupid shoe laces…

    1. Quick fix for next time, we’ll get you a pair of velcro sneakers, or take out the duct tape!

  21. mobility
    wu x 2
    strength – Cleans x 5
    95, 115, 125, 135, 145

    WOD : 2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    Total reps = 75 (PR 56 reps)

  22. mobility
    wu x 2 add figure 4 & KBS [email protected]
    strength – Dead lifts x 1
    125, 135, 145, 150, AMARP x 2 bad form rounded back

    WOD : 2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    Total reps = 65 (PR 40 reps)
    cash out – led & back stretch

  23. WUx2

    Strength – Good Mornings X5

    WOD : 2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    Total reps = 59

    No PR. Did 89 back in March 2011.

    Cashout: calf Stretch

    Great work 6:45 crew!

  24. Mobility
    WUx2 (minus the push ups)

    No strength: did 4 x 200 m row

    WOD: 2x Tabata DU
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    Total reps = 62

    Cash out : calf stretch.

    Great job everyone! πŸ™‚

  25. Warm Up x2
    Strength: Backsquat 5x
    135-165-175-185-195(very slow)

    WOD: 239DNF (stopped at the 8th round)

    Last time I did this I finished it with a score of 461 and had to push through a massive headache. This time I got a headache again but it was worse. Couldn’t push through the pain. Gotta figure out what’s causing this.

  26. Mobility
    WU x1
    Burg WU x2

    HB Back Squats x4
    5 sets to max
    115-155-175-195-210 (40# PR)

    Squat Clean + Push Jerk (3sec hold) x1
    A bunch of warm ups

    Then we played a “game”
    Go till maxed out then move on to the next movement…
    Shoulder press- 7
    Push Press- 6
    Push Jerk- 5
    All with 95#

  27. Mob
    WU x 2

    Strength – Dead lift
    5 x 115 – 120 – 120 – 115 – 115
    Thanks for the correction Kevin. Mental note : it’s a dead lift, NOT a squat!

    DU Tabata
    20 sec DU
    10 sec rest
    x 16

    No singles.

    Grand total of 11 DU

    I had fun whacking myself in the head with the rope! Will have to figure out what’s up with that.

    I had the voice of the Count (Sesame Street) in my head counting… one, one double under, ha ha ha. Two, two double unders, ha ha ha.

    1. Oh Maddy you crack me up… Now I’m going to have that in my head during Hames WOD 13.1 ha-ha-ha πŸ™‚

  28. Mobility
    WU x1
    Strength : Dead Lift x 5


    WOD : 2x Tabata Double Unders
    20 secs DU
    10 secs rest
    Total reps = 27

  29. 13.1
    40 Burpees
    30 Snatches 45#
    30 Burpees
    30 Snatches 75#
    20 Burpees
    10 Snatches 100#
    max rep snatch at 120#

    152 Reps (made it to 2 reps at 100#)

    Thanks to all those who came out to cheer us on and thanks to our judges!

    1. Amazing job Jo. Can’t believe 13.1 combined two wods from last year but you took it by storm. Ridiculous to watch!

  30. mobility
    lunges,pullups,burpees,good am’s,samson stretch
    hb back squats 185/ 210/ 240/ 275/ 295 x 4 thanks for sharing the bar frank
    clean and jerks with 3 second hold on jerk landing x 1’s 95/135/155/165/175/185 the squat clean landing was actually feeling really good tonight. yay
    pressing game at 115lbs
    shoulder press x 10/ push press x 11/ push jerk x 0 arms just kind of locked up and didn’t want to work… great work everybody.
    Awesome job Kevin and Jo, hard wod fun to watch. hopefully fun to do friday….lol

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