Monday 07.08.13

Jul 8th, 2013

Category: CrossFit CDR

Monday 07.08.13

Change How You Count

We’ve got more advice from Mentality WOD:

“Next time you are dragging through a WOD or a movement, try changing the way you count.

  • Instead of counting up, count down your reps – This may help you feel like you are getting closer to being done
  • Instead of counting by ones, count by twos or threes – This may help you feel like you are taking bigger chunks out of the reps
  • Try counting in a different language (one that you know…obviously)  - This could help you switch your focus off of the discomfort or pain

These strategies are simple, yet can make a huge difference in your performance. If you get yourself into a negative place during a WOD, try changing the way you count and see if it helps.”

Workout of the Day

Strength: 3 reps of squat clean (touch & go)

Watch Coach Calvin here.

WOD: 21 – 15 – 9

  • Kettlebell Thrusters (53#/35#)
  • Burpees

Sign up for class here

JB

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