Wed – 22/1/20


“Alright. They’re to the front of us, to the left and right, and behind us. We’re surrounded…. They can’t escape us now.” – General Chesty Puller, United States Marine Corps

Outnumbered by multiples, General Puller drove his Marines that day to victory. It was for no other reason than they believed they could. To accomplish anything extraordinary, we first need to believe it’s possible.

That sounds ridiculously obvious. Yet when we think a bit more on it, we come to realize that we can be the first to tell ourselves that next task or goal is not possible. We can talk ourselves out of action with negative compounding thoughts. Concern, worry, doubt, fear. We can be our own worst enemy.

Like the Marines that day, sometimes we just need to get out of our own head, and do what we do best. Work. Even when we’re out-gunned. Out-“talented”. Out of time, out of resources, out of everything. Even when every damn reason tells us we can’t… let’s go win. That’s what we do.


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30 Seconds

Push-up to Down Dog Click Here
Box Facing Step-ups
Kettlebell Romanian Deadlifts

Box Air Squats (Similar to a Wall Squat) Click Here
Lateral Box Step-ups (30 Seconds Each Side)
Kettlebell Single Arm Bent Over Rows (30 Seconds Each Side)

Active Spidermans Click Here
Box Facing Step-ups (Higher Box)
Russian Kettlebell Swings

Performed with Light Kettlebell

Barbell Warmup

5 Good Mornings
5 Back Squats
5 Elbow Rotations
5 Strict Press & Reach
5 Romanian Deadlifts
5 Front Squats

DEMO VIDEO: Click Here


Wrist Stretch on Box: 30 Seconds Each Direction

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Kettlebell Ankle Stretch: 30 Seconds Each Side

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“Opening Day”

Wallballs (20/14)
Thrusters (40/30)
Box Jumps (24/20)
Kettlebell Swings (24/16)

Medicine Ball: 14/12
Kettlebell: 16/12

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