CrossFit Sweat Shop – Walnut Creek

Weekly WOD insights 6/22/20

This is the last full week of the gym being shut down so I just wanted to say a few words before I get into the post. I am really excited to see you guys again! Its been a long couple of months and while seeing some of you on[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 6/15/20

Monday  Today is going to be fairly warm so if you are planning on running the mile today, be prepared for a bit of heat. Be sure to hydrate before and after your workout. Don’t get too down on yourself if you find that you didn’t match or beat your[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 6/8/20

Monday  If Burpees aren’t your strong suit, I would advocate doing the down up. It will still give you a good cardio stimulus without the limitation of pressing strength. The finisher should be short and sweet. You should be bel to hit it at a good intensity with the 2[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 6/1/20

Monday  Short and sweet today. The goal for today is to have consistent scores across the two amraps. For the midline movements remember that you should still have relatively good control the entire workout. If doing the Beef option of a V-up means you will end up with less than[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 3/30/20

Hey Sweat Shoppers! I hope these at home workouts have provided you with a much needed physical outlet in these crazy times. We miss our sweat shop community dearly but it has been great seeing you guys attack the workouts over social media, and even hopping in to our online[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 3/23/20: The At Home Edition

Hey sweat shoppers! I just wanted to let you guys know we will continue to support you guys through these tough times and will be providing you with workouts you will be able to do with very minimal equipment. We will do our best to ensure that you guys at[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 3/16/20

Hey Sweat Shoppers, sorry for the delay in getting these up. I had intended to do so yesterday but with everything going on I had to make some tweaks and modifications to the workouts to hopefully allow you all to keep doing most of the WODs. For some of the[…]

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Weekly WOD Insights 3/9/20

Monday  Haven’t done tempo in a while and since we are doing a month at a time I figured this would be a good opportunity to start to add in some linear progression with changing the tempo from week to week. Try to remember to have someone count for you so you[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 1/20/20

Monday  Since we are coming fresh off of doing some back squats for volume, I thought I would do the same for front squats. Don’t immediately write it off, volume is extremely important when it comes to building wholistic strength. For the finisher today you’ll notice that the Rx’d movement[…]

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Weekly WOD insights 12/30/19

Monday  The goal for today is to hit each Amrap hard and have consistency on A and C with little drop off. You will have some rest between amraps but make no mistake, 90 seconds is not enough time to make a full recovery so pace it a little more[…]

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