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The Llub

We ran the Bull backwards. The idea behind it was that you should be able to run the same elevation faster as you have a psychological boost of being able to sprint most of the uphill by running shorter distances between the towers. One thing I didn’t consider though is taking that first tower without …

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2020 F3 New Year’s Fuel Challenge Week 5: Whoa, Pig!

Congratulations, thrill seekers! You’ve made it through FOUR WEEKS of the fuel challenge! YHC has held off on this week’s optional challenge as it is typically earlier in the program. This week’s challenge is to remove pork products (Yes, the other white meat) from your diet. This means: No Bacon No BBQ No Ham No …

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Deal ’em up!

Six men showed up willing to play the hands they were dealt for Hammer’s traditional monthly game of Dealer’s Choice. BooBoo: Fetch blocks and perform 25 Blockees OYO, 20 BBSU OYO Bindi: Leave blocks behind for a lap around Ila loop, return to blocks for 25 Curls OYO, 20 Overhead Press OYO, 15 Iron Cross …

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2020 F3 New Year’s Fuel Challenge Week 4: The Caffeine Cutback

Way to go, fellas! We’re halfway through the Fuel Challenge! Hopefully everyone is doing well and feeling better from eating clean. It’s now time to discuss the optional Week 4 Challenge: The Caffeine Cutback. Yes, this hurts me, too. Yes it’s hard. Yes, our co-workers and families may want to avoid us this week. There’s …

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2020 F3 New Year’s Fuel Challenge Week 3: Hold the Dairy.

Congratulations – you have almost made it halfway through the challenge! Starting Monday, we will take on another weekly challenge… one that YHC and many others find to be quite difficult. Thought we’d let the info out early so that you can shop for your groceries accordingly. Don’t forget the bread and….. never mind. This …

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#Thunder sees 20/20

14 #faithful posted for the final #Thunder of 2019.  YHC was humbled enough to have the Q on such a momentous occasion.  The idea was to burn off a few of those calories you perhaps hadn’t previously gotten to in 2019.  Mission accomplished. Conditions – 47 degrees and breezy The Thang Lap Around Track COP …

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One Last Time…

To my M’s great dislike, YHC has become a huge fan of the music for the musical Hamilton over the last few years, so much so that when we traveled to New York this summer to see it for the first time she was amazed and maybe a little embarrassed that I was singing every …

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Bindi’s VQ

The Warmup: 15 SSH IC “sort of” 10 Imperial walkers IC 10 merkins IC Mosey to bottom of Briarfield The Thang: Each pax parterned up at bottom of Briarfield. One pax would run uphill to stop sign and back. The other did 100 Merkins, 200 big boy situps, and 300 squats. On a rotating basis. …

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The warmup: 12 SSH 11 calf raises 11 merkins 11 plank jacks 11 TTT The Ditty: Each PAX grabs two brinks. Indian run to the speed bump and do 5 burpees. Cruise on over to Davant in an Indian Run and do the following with bricks. 11 overhead clamps 11 raise the roofs 11 merkins …

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#BYOG to The Castle

10 PAX emerged from the #Fartsack this morning in search of a way to #GetBetter before a couple of days of indulgence in celebration of Thanksgiving.  Lingering near the Kings Grant Clubhouse was YHC, who had his #Weinke in tow with a Q planned to celebrate both the Garnet and Black and the Orange and …

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