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Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

Deadlift 5-5-5
*Score = Total Poundage

"Goat Day"
EMOM 20:
Odd Minute - Movement 1
Even Minute - Movement 2

*"Goat" is CrossFit slang for a movement that challenges us. Examples: Double-Unders, Ring Dips, Overhead Squats. These are the best days to turn perceived "weaknesses" into "strengths." No better way to do that than today.
We don't improve our technique with a high heart rate-that's what we refer to as "training". Today is geared towards "practice," dialing in our mechanics with a controlled heart rate. As an example, to improve the technique of double-unders, we want to practice at a low-intensity where we can really focus on the mechanics of the hands and the timing of the jump.
When we couple "training" with "practice" throughout the week in the right doses, we set ourselves on the fast track to results. Choose two "Goats" to work on, and we'll alternate between them on each minute. Coaches will have great suggestions in class.

Quote of the Day: It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure. Bill Gates