CrossFit Sweat Shop – Walnut Creek

Weekly WOD insights 12/9/09

Monday  I personally like to have workouts on Monday where you just move. I like to call them: Monday movers. Thats what I like to think of this workout as. Its just a workout where you move for a while. It is a repeat workout so check back to see[…]

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Weekly Wod Insights 11/18/19

Monday  Its been quite some time since we have tested out a one rep max so for you experienced lifters if you want to see what you are capable of go for it! If you haven’t tested out a one rep max before, but have been doing the olympic lifts[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 10/28/19

Monday  Roy and Vic your prayers have been heard. Just kidding, I do really like having deadlifts as a strength movement. I think they provide some much needed posterior chain development. If you’re someone who doesn’t like to take as much rest during your lifting, stick with the every minute[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 10/7/19

Monday  Properly functioning scapula are imperative to have properly functioning shoulders. For as much shoulder and scapula based movements we do in CrossFit, we rarely take the time to strengthen and develop our scapula. Over the course of the next six weeks we will be performing exercises that will strengthen your[…]

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Weekly WOD Review 9/16/19

Monday  If you’re going advanced you’ll still be doing the every 90 second format but you’ll do 5 sets of 2 reps per interval, and then switch over to one rep for the last five sets. For the finisher you ideally want to be doing the wall balls unbroken or[…]

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Mobility Class This Sunday 9/1/19

Hey Sweat Shoppers! I will be holding the first Mobility class this Sunday at 11 am at the Sweat Shop. My intention with this class is to give you all an opportunity to work on your mobility but also to educate you, and give you tools that you can have[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 8/26/19

Monday  A while back you guys had said you wanted to re-test workouts. I wanted to give you all the opportunity to do so and utilized a workout that has been a pretty big hit. There are a couple of compare to dates so be sure to check those to[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 8/5/19

Monday  We have lots of equipment that doesn’t get an opportunity to works its way into our programming (the yoke, sandbag, d-balls) on a regular basis. These grunt work sessions are a great way for you all to try some different movements out! I would encourage you to try something[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 7/15/19

Monday  For the Squats you will be ascending. If you do find a very challenging weight, don’t force yourself to go up if it means you’ll fail the set. Stick with that weight or go back down to ensure you make all your sets! For the finisher the goal is[…]

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Weekly WOD insight 6/24/19

Monday  The deadlift weight should be something that is pretty light for you. You should ideally be going unbroken on your deadlifts or at least very close to it. This one should be a quick burner!   A1.) Back Squat  4-4-4-4-4 *ascending*   A2.) Single arm Dumbbell Row  3x 10 ea side[…]

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