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    Quote Originally Posted by SilentBob187 View Post
    You're really trying to kill some people aren't you? Those will be intense.
    Hahaha

    It's the motived crossfiter in me. I just can't keep him in.

    It keeps things fun and interesting as well, having these little goals/challenges.
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    I actually intend on doing the crossfit WOTD eventually... do you do them on top of your normal workouts or just the WOTD?
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    do u guys ever do starbursts?

    edit: you jump as high as you can.. kick out your legs and reach to 3 and 10 oclock.... military school shhhtuff
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    Quote Originally Posted by DreamOfWeight View Post
    do u guys ever do starbursts?
    Naw man they kill my physique... but they taste so good!






    LOL just playin... i have no idea what that is
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    Flawed - I mix things up currently, Crossfit WOD one day, weight fuk another.

    Dream - only do starbursts if they are what I have to do during unit training. Burpees are similar.
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    Quote Originally Posted by FlawedGrunt View Post
    Naw man they kill my physique... but they taste so good!






    LOL just playin... i have no idea what that is
    Sure you do, you go from the squat position and jump into the air in a sort jumping jack movement then back to the squat position, repeat.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    Flawed - I mix things up currently, Crossfit WOD one day, weight fuk another.

    Dream - only do starbursts if they are what I have to do during unit training. Burpees are similar.
    ohhh na, i wasent doing them... i was just asking..
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    Quote Originally Posted by DreamOfWeight View Post
    ohhh na, i wasent doing them... i was just asking..
    I Forgot the I, I only do them...


    Does that make sense^ referring to my last post.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    I Forgot the I, I only do them...


    Does that make sense^ referring to my last post.
    lmao... i was like dang.

    i tried to look back and see if you had posted a workout routine
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    Sure you do, you go from the squat position and jump into the air in a sort jumping jack movement then back to the squat position, repeat.
    So its a burpee without kicking your legs out and back in?
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    Quote Originally Posted by FlawedGrunt View Post
    So its a burpee without kicking your legs out and back in?
    and without the push up.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    and without the push up.
    you do a pushup in a burpee? Isnt that a 8 count bodybuilder then?

    Ok too much confusion... here is how I have always been told a burpee was performed

    squat down hands on ground, kick legs straight back, bring legs back to beneath you to squatting position, explode straight up into a jump... repeat

    and I was always told a 8 count was the same thing but with a pushup after you kick your legs out and no jump at the end...
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    I'm down with the burpees and next year lets go to 200 just for the hell of it!!!!

    I'm off to do another 5 sets of ten
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    away to get in my 33 for the day!
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    so done 8,8,6,6,3,3. thats one extra just to make sure! Felt A LOT easier to do today!
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    I'm sticking with this shit, i have a feeling I'm going to be doing pullups for like 2 hrs in a couple weeks
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    Only 75 days to go. Haven't heard from a few already. Any guesses as to how many will actually finish?
    I'm still in and I'll get pics up of some places I did pulls at over the drive to and from Cali. Had to wait 10 minutes for a group of like 7 kids and their parents to leave a playground one time. I probably looked like a predator waiting for a kid or something.

    Quote Originally Posted by FlawedGrunt View Post
    some people do burpees with a jump at the end of each rep from the squatting postion... thats how i like to do them
    Thats how I do it, explode as high as possible. None of this stand up or just barely jump off the ground. That makes it way harder. The jump part takes it out of me but I always strive for max vertical when I do them.
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    Quote Originally Posted by FlawedGrunt View Post
    you do a pushup in a burpee? Isnt that a 8 count bodybuilder then?

    Ok too much confusion... here is how I have always been told a burpee was performed

    squat down hands on ground, kick legs straight back, bring legs back to beneath you to squatting position, explode straight up into a jump... repeat

    and I was always told a 8 count was the same thing but with a pushup after you kick your legs out and no jump at the end...
    hahaha.. no... its like a squat jump and when you in the air you make a star shape. almost like a snow angel but in the air
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    Quote Originally Posted by FlawedGrunt View Post
    you do a pushup in a burpee? Isnt that a 8 count bodybuilder then?

    Ok too much confusion... here is how I have always been told a burpee was performed

    squat down hands on ground, kick legs straight back, bring legs back to beneath you to squatting position, explode straight up into a jump... repeat

    and I was always told a 8 count was the same thing but with a pushup after you kick your legs out and no jump at the end...
    I HATE 8 counts! Worthless, bad on the spine, and I always get confused...legs split then push up or push up then split legs...haha

    Burpee is like you said, squat-kick legs out-then push-up-squat-jump-brings hands together over head.

    Here is a video demonstration, follow link

    http://media.crossfit.com/cf-video/CrossFit_Burpees.wmv
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    Did "Fran" today...

    Time: 7 min. 36 sec.

    (Fran is sexy, but she always manages to hurt me and this time I just didn't perform like I should have. I promise, I'll nail her hard next time.)

    21, 15, 9

    95# Thrusters
    Pul-ups

    So, I got mine today, plus some.
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    Fran? Is that crossfit?
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    Quote Originally Posted by wearedbleedblue View Post
    Fran? Is that crossfit?
    Yeah it's crossfit.

    3 rounds
    1st round 21 reps of 95# thrusters, 21 pull ups
    2nd round 15 reps of 95# thrusters, 15 pull ups
    3rd round 9 reps of 95# thrusters, 9 pull ups

    Done for time.

    Here are some links to videos of it

    Fran 1:53, Jason Kaplan - http://media.crossfit.com/cf-video/C...bdo153Fran.wmv

    Heavy Fran, Greg Amundson - http://media.crossfit.com/cf-video/C...nHeavyFran.wmv

    Fran, Greg and Annie - http://media.crossfit.com/cf-video/fran-greg_annie.wmv
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    Here you guys go:





    Hopefully that worked out for everyone alright.
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    hahahahaha awesome bro!
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    Quote Originally Posted by wearedbleedblue View Post
    Here you guys go:





    Hopefully that worked out for everyone alright.
    I'm going to guess that the top left is wyoming? What about the rest?
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    Okay CopyCat I'm in (late, but in none the less)...153 pullups DONE. On to day 18. Not to be on the defensive, but I did 153 full-out pullups close grip...my husband, BigFish80 will vouch for me. Representing the girls till day 100!
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    Quote Originally Posted by littlejeni View Post
    Okay CopyCat I'm in (late, but in none the less)...153 pullups DONE. On to day 18. Not to be on the defensive, but I did 153 full-out pullups close grip...my husband, BigFish80 will vouch for me. Representing the girls till day 100!
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    Quote Originally Posted by littlejeni View Post
    Okay CopyCat I'm in (late, but in none the less)...153 pullups DONE. On to day 18. Not to be on the defensive, but I did 153 full-out pullups close grip...my husband, BigFish80 will vouch for me. Representing the girls till day 100!
    That's some damn motivating stuff right there, I tell ya!

    I'm adding your name to the list of challenger's in the 1st post.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    That's some damn motivating stuff right there, I tell ya!

    I'm adding your name to the list of challenger's in the 1st post.
    I didn't know there was a list of challengers. I also didn't know that I'm not on it.

    So do you have a regular workout log going on CC?
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    Quote Originally Posted by SilentBob187 View Post
    I didn't know there was a list of challengers. I also didn't know that I'm not on it.

    So do you have a regular workout log going on CC?
    My bad, I thought I did add your name. I made the list half way through this thread and must have missed ya. I'll go back and find out when you joined. I'm sort of trying to keep the list in numerical order (I don't know why, just am).

    No training log right now, I'm too disorganized and sometimes lazy to. I'm tracking my pull ups, follow the WOD from crossfit.com sometimes and weight fu8k.
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    Quote Originally Posted by CopyCat View Post
    I'm going to guess that the top left is wyoming? What about the rest?
    The one to the right was Nevada and the other two were at some little park in Santa Clara, CA.
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    Quote Originally Posted by littlejeni View Post
    Okay CopyCat I'm in (late, but in none the less)...153 pullups DONE. On to day 18. Not to be on the defensive, but I did 153 full-out pullups close grip...my husband, BigFish80 will vouch for me. Representing the girls till day 100!
    They dont make em like you anymore

    Quote Originally Posted by wearedbleedblue View Post
    The one to the right was Nevada and the other two were at some little park in Santa Clara, CA.
    Hey your close to me

    Just did 20 on my lunch break
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    on wednesday i was playing catch up so i got the 33 in, done them easy at the start of my workout.

    Today i got my 17 in. it was a real struggle! i forgot to do them at the start of my workout so it was half way into my workout before i got them done, took me ages lol. sets of 3
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    2 sets of 9 for a total of 18 today.
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    did mine....

    honestly........... i dunno how its gonna be as thing goes on. When we get past, say 40, i dont see many people making it. Im not doubting anybody's strength/drive but its just a matter of recovery. I got some marines in my shop that i have do pullups everyday, and it comes to a point where you gotta have a break......I dunno. I can see being sore from doing 80 pullups one day..... and being like " ffffuuuuuuhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh hkkkkkkkkkk...... i gotta do 81 today?!"
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    Quote Originally Posted by thaOrleanyte View Post
    did mine....

    honestly........... i dunno how its gonna be as thing goes on. When we get past, say 40, i dont see many people making it. Im not doubting anybody's strength/drive but its just a matter of recovery. I got some marines in my shop that i have do pullups everyday, and it comes to a point where you gotta have a break......I dunno. I can see being sore from doing 80 pullups one day..... and being like " ffffuuuuuuhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh hkkkkkkkkkk...... i gotta do 81 today?!"
    that's going to be an issue. hell, when i come off cycle in 10 days, 28 will be an issue.
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    I'm going to try to stick with this until the end but if it interferes with my main lifting too much I'm going to have to drop it. Can't kill my progress for 3 months. So far so good though. I like doing sets of 5-6 to keep the CNS fatigue to a minimum.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thaOrleanyte View Post
    did mine....

    honestly........... i dunno how its gonna be as thing goes on. When we get past, say 40, i dont see many people making it. Im not doubting anybody's strength/drive but its just a matter of recovery. I got some marines in my shop that i have do pullups everyday, and it comes to a point where you gotta have a break......I dunno. I can see being sore from doing 80 pullups one day..... and being like " ffffuuuuuuhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh hkkkkkkkkkk...... i gotta do 81 today?!"
    Day 50-100 will really suck. The thing I'm more worried about is getting a huge manly lat spread! So the only reason I may stop in the future is if my biceps and back can't fit into my clothes anymore!
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    Quote Originally Posted by littlejeni View Post
    Day 50-100 will really suck. The thing I'm more worried about is getting a huge manly lat spread! So the only reason I may stop in the future is if my biceps and back can't fit into my clothes anymore!
    Unless your on steroids, theres no such thing as a women with too much muscle, I'll bet your significant other would agree. As I'm sure your well aware, women dont get obscenely muscular without the use of 'extra' help.

    But I do wonder about the actual ability of our bodys to continue to knock out that many pullups a day, I'm basically sore 24/7 and were only on 19.
  

  
 

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