Now that the madness is (almost) over, it is time to get serious again with our training…which means we will be rolling out of our ‘holiday’ based program (simple strength progressions and metcons) and into something that aims a little ‘higher’.
2023 will kick off with a SEVEN (7) WEEK Oly lifting cycle that will focus on the power variation of both Snatch and Clean and Jerk whilst also incorporating a heap of barbell cycling within the conditioning components.
Our plan is to really hit the ground running in 2023 with a real focus on developing speed and power…so let’s get ready to go!
|(1) Snatch Day |
(1) Clean Day
(1) Deadlift Day
(1) Squat Day (Overhead – Front – Back)
(1) Bench Day (Incline – Decline)
Basic Program Details – Big Rocks
There is a lot going on in this next programming block – a LOT. Taking a bit of ‘Big Rocks’ approach – aka here are the week-by-week fundamentals, this is how it all looks:
|Week 1 – 9th January||10-8-6-10-8-6 Hang Power Clean Hang Power Snatch Skill/ Position 8-8-8-8 Deadlift Overhead Squat Incline-Bench|
|Week 2 – 16th January||10-8-6-10-8-6 Hang Power Snatch Hang Power Clean + Jerk Skill/ Position 8-8-8-8 Deadlift Back-Squat Incline-Bench|
|Week 3 – 23rd January||8-6-4-8-6-4 Power Clean Power Snatch Skill/ Position 6-6-6-6 Deadlift Front-Squat Incline-Bench|
|Week 4 – 30th January||8-6-4-8-6-4 Power Snatch Power Clean Skill/ Position 6-6-6-6 Deadlift Overhead-Squat Decline-Bench|
|Week 5 – 6th February||TNG Power Clean + Jerk TNG Power Snatch4-4-4-4 Deadlift Back-Squat Decline-Bench|
|Week 6 – 13th February||1 Rep Power Clean Power Snatch Skill/ Position 4-4-4-4 Deadlift Front-Squat Decline-Bench|
|Week 7 – 20th February||1 Rep Power Snatch Deload|
As always – please send through any questions you might have to me: email@example.com.
And – again – PLEASE remember to track your weights and performances in SugarWOD. Whilst ‘thinking’ that last time you did it you used 60kgs is 100% a cool way to track your progress, being able to quickly and easily check it in SugarWOD is WAAAAYYYY better…look after the little things team!
See you in the gym,
P.S. Don’t forget to check the year long outlook here: https://round1fitness.com.au/functional-fitness-programming-outlook-2023/
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