Columbia – Thunder

Biggie’s Ladder

AO: Thunder Q: Biggie Smalls PAX: Backstop, Betamax, Biggie Smalls, Huffy, Oscar, Spot, SweetTart, Insanity, Bucket Truck, Costanza, Escrow, Traitor, allblackmd, Adrian, Ronda FNGs: None COUNT: 15 WARMUP: -10 SSH -10 TTT -10 LBAC -10 windmills Mosey THE THANG: 4 corners around hand. 5 burpees, 10 Merkins, 15 squat at each corner. Striders and mosey …

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Weed and Gambling

AO: Thunder Q: Huffy PAX: Huffy, Froman, Costanza, Pinkman, Spot, SweetTart, Adrian, Escrow, Traitor, Oscar, Insanity, Ronda, SmokeScreen, Arson FNGs: None COUNT: 14 WARMUP: Take a look at the lunar eclipse, then run backwards around the track. Jog to the center and get in a few Merkins, SSH, Imperial Walkers, and some squats. THE THANG: …

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To the PARK!

AO: Thunder Q: Billy Bob PAX: Spot, SweetTart, CESS, Billy Bob, Adrian, Bucket Truck, Oscar, Insanity, Fallout (1st F), Escrow, Costanza, Phlegm, Royalle, Arson FNGs: 1 Arson COUNT: 14 Conditions: 56 degrees. Perfect! WARMUP: What’s that? DISCLAIMER AND WARNING ABOUT CARS. THE THANG: Mosey from parking lot to Duncan St. 5 MERKINS. Instructions are given …

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Preparation pays off!

AO: Thunder Q: Escrow PAX: SweetTart, Insanity, Spot, Huffy, Ronda, Costanza, Fallout (1st F), Oscar, Smokescreen FNGs: None COUNT: 10 WARMUP: SSH,LBAC,RTR,quad,TTT,DD,calf THE THANG: run + intersection exercises (merkins, flutter, air squats, jumping squats, SSH, etc) followed by stairway to hell Dora. ; Emily Douglas rounds with pull-ups, dips, decline merkins, step ups, dips and …

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Jebediah Returns…

AO: Thunder Q: Beads PAX: Beads, Rivet, Fallboy, Phlegm, Seeker FNGs: None COUNT: 27 DISCLOSURE: Some of you may know me. And you may have heard this tale before. But for you new fellers, I’m Ol’ Beadsy. And one thing you should know about me, is that I’m not a professional story-teller. I assume you’re …

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Same as it ever was

AO: Thunder Q: Oscar PAX: Costanza, Fallout (1st F), Insanity, Oscar, Spot, Ronda, Cornstache FNGs: None COUNT: 7 WARMUP: Sun salutations Catchers squat loosen up Worlds Greatest Stretch Mercans SSH Imperial Walkers Squats Track lap Walking stretches THE THANG: Mosey to Emily Douglas Hip thrusts Reverse plank Carolina Crab-cake 5 full-hang pull-ups 10 incline & …

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IPC Week 5

AO: Thunder Q: SweetTart PAX: SweetTart, Insanity, Huffy, Costanza, Spot, Fallout (1st F), Escrow, Ronda, Bucket Truck, Oscar, Phlegm FNGs: None COUNT: 11 WARMUP: SSH, Through the Tunnell, Imperial Walkers, Merkins THE THANG: RETURN OF THE KRAKEN 5 Kraken Burpees every 5 minutes. Round 1 10 BDE Burpees 10 yard Murder Bunny 10 BDE Burpees …

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Say My Name

FNGs: None COUNT: 11 WARMUP: Lap around the track then circle up SSH x 15 Through The Tunnel x 15 LBAC x 15 both ways Imperial Walker x 15 Merkins x 15 THE THANG: Line up at the end of the field and complete as many rounds as possible in 30 mins…15 reps at each …

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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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Homage Paid at Thunder

12 PAX emerged from the #Fartsack this morning in search of a way to #GetBetter. Lingering in the Hand parking lot was YHC, who was quite excited about the occasion to Q at my home AO, the home of #TankTopThursday, Burpees and unbridled #MumbleChatter.  Once the proverbial whistle blew at 5:30 AM, the PAX got …

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Thunder Stations

YHC was not happy when waking up because he got his headlights assembly’s replaced in his car last week and now one of the lights is out. But nonetheless, against all that adversity, he was able to make it. Condition: Crisp 57 degrees with some humidity. Great once you got warmed up! The Thang: 14 Pax …

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Cindy, Cindy, Cindy

YHC and other PAX are glad that the IronPax challenge is over and we can get back to workouts that are tough but don’t make you question life and want to be lazy for 5 days afterward. Conditions: 75 and humid. Thanks rain! Is it still July? The Thang: Cindy, Cindy, Cindy (Oscar’s least favorite Brady …

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Gametime at #Thunder

An ever-so-slight chill in the air greeted 11 pax at #Thunder this morning as the college football world turns its focus on the upcoming opening weekend.  YHC was on the Q to finish out this 6th Anniversary week at #Thunder.  As is common for a late August workout a football theme was on deck.  Enjoy …

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The Hand Mile(ish)

Today’s workout was inspired by a workout that Splinter did during Reynolds Week in 2017. We were fortunate enough to have ten pax show up for a ridiculously humid morning, starting out at 78 degrees at 5:30 AM. The Thang Warmup: Arm circles Squats Air Press Squats (while waiting on Beta to pull up) Warmup mosey …

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Thunder 4×4

10 Men gathered this morning for a soggy workout.  Temp wasn’t bad  but humidity was near 100%.  Promo’s mumble chatter was in full effect. The Thang COP SSH x 20 IC IW x 20 IC LBCs x 20 IC Monkey Humpers x 20 IC Russian Twists x 20 IC Ladder Work (all 1-ct) Merkins x …

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