San Mateo Personal Trainer Workout 2/15/13- Tough Mudder Challenge Workout 9‏

San Mateo Personal Trainer Workout 2/15/13- Tough Mudder Challenge Workout 9‏

3 Phase Warm-Up:


Phase 1:  Foundation Mobility Training (5 Min)


*Set Gym Boss or Interval App to: 30s work time, 5s rest, 8 total sets for Phases 2

Phase 2: Core (Perform the following movements for 30s in a circuit with a 5s transition for 2 Sets


1.    Side Lying Groin (RT Leg) *3B’s

2.    Side Lying Groin (LT Leg) *3B’s

3.    V-Ups *Modify with bent knees *3 B’s *Increase/decrease leg height as needed *Tongue on roof *Educate about core stability here

4.    Prone Sea Turles *Relax shoulders

Phase 3: *Review WOD below during Phase 2 & 3. After review boot campers immediately transition to WOD. They can get water at any time on their own.

Perform the following workout for 30 minutes with your team or coach them when to do the strength exercises on your call. This is a non-stop workout but participants can go at their own speed. There are no cones or stations to set up. Everyone will start either walking/jogging or sprinting and then complete a strength exercise on your call and then back to the walk/jog/sprint. This can be done in or outside. Within the 30 min get in 3-4 rounds of the following:

1)    Walk/Jog/Sprint

2)    Decline Push-Ups: 10 *Feet elevated *Lock shoulders down & back *Turn elbows in *3B’s

3)    Walk/Jog/Sprint

4)    Mat/Bleacher/Step Jumps: 10 *Start with arms in air and finish with arms in air *2B’s

5)    Walk/Jog/Sprint

6)    Partner Carry: 30s each  *Can also do SB/DB carry for those in need of lower intensity *Be careful of this movement for those that do not have the strength

7)    Walk/Jog/Sprint

8)    Prisoner Walking Lunges on Line:10 each side *Add Load if tolerated *Imagine lunging on a tight rope

9)    Walk/Jog/Sprint

10) Step Ups: 10 leading with each leg *Increase/decrease height of step as tolerated

11) Walk/Jog/Sprint

12) Partner Pull-Ups: 10 *Help your partner by assisting with partner’s feet into your chest- they push into your chest as needed to get head over bar *Make sure camper doing the pull-up tucks their but so they don’t arch the back *Lock shoulders down & back *Can also do TRX Rows/Pull-ups/Fat Man Rows as needed

13) Walk/Jog/Sprint

14) Bear Crawl: 30s *Opp. arm and leg


Circle Time- Cool down & stretch (5 minutes)

If you can’t see the video above go to: Boot Camp BLOG

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