SATURDAY, LET THE GAMES CONTINUE – CrossFit Silverback

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Mar

SATURDAY, LET THE GAMES CONTINUE

CALLING ALL SILVERBACKS: Come on out to experience CrossFit community and the Silverback Nation at it’s finest at 8:00 am as our participants in the Reebok 2011 CrossFit Games Open will tear into WOD #2.  We all know how I feel about deadlift and box jumps and this WOD has both!  At 9:00 the trainers will scale the workout for the crowd and you can attack it with all the energy and fun that comes in this kind of competitive format.  So challenge yourself or one of your training partners and push your limits.  Come on out and make week two even bigger than week one.

CrossFit Games Open 11.2

Complete as many rounds and reps as possible in 15 minutes of:
155 pound Deadlift, 9 reps
12 Push-ups
15 Box jumps, 24″ box

 

9 Responses

    1. brad

      Matt V – don’t know how else to reach you. Are you having problems posting your score and seeing it. So far, no success for Val, Dick, Garrett or I. I’ve texted Matt P to see if he can see/validate the scores.

      fwiw – I went to the comments on the 11.2 wod on the games’ website and we aren’t the only ones having problems

  1. Jessica Ayala

    Wow!!!! That was intense! Awesome job everybody! Thanks Garrett for being my counter and pushing me through 8 crazy rounds Rx!! Again great job everybody!! 🙂

  2. Melissa

    Intense!!!!! But good, great job everyone. Thanks Jessica for counting and Val for pushing me on those push up. 6 round Rx. Great job guys!!! 🙂

  3. Valerie

    Everyone did awesome… all of you wanted to go standard, and you hit it fast and hard…it was so great cheering you all on..

  4. brad

    That was great. I want every Saturday to be “competition Saturday” from now on. Lots of inspiring performances — father/son, husband/wife, young, old(er), first timers and experienced athletes. But the epic performance of the day, hands down, was Chris. The young man tore through two rounds then ran outside the box to expel this morning’s breakfast. Did he quit? Hell no. He returned to turn in seven rounds. Outstanding.

  5. Casey

    Today was amazing!! This format rocks! I”m with Brad, let’s do it every Saturday!!

    Val, you are a machine, that was fantastic and so fun to watch!! You are from here on crowned the box jump queen.

    Jess, Melissa, Carmen, Audra, Anna, Cassie, Tara, Gracie, Lindsay and 1st timer Brittney, You girls were incredible today and such an inspiration.

    Guys, you were awesome today too. Ryan, you are incredible. Imagine if you really were like into Crossfit and came more than once a week……. 10+ rounds!!

    1. Dick D

      I’m too tired to comment. I truly enjoyed judging all you folks. Todd, Carmen, Audra I hope I didn’t sound too much like a drill sergeant but I just wanted y’all to keep going and put everything out there.

      I agree with previous posts with regards to Chris. Chris, I think you hardened the steel within you today. It takes tremendous effort to dig as deep as you did. Continue to test yourself like you did today because you will be amazed at what you are capable of. Hats off to you young man.

      Didn’t get to meet the other young man who Garret judged but what I saw of his workout was really impressive. He needs to be back in there.

      Ryan…. Holy cow. You have a big engine there brother. Spooky.

      Brad, Val, Matt V, Jonathan, Casey, et al that was a great day. Thanks for letting me hang out and give it go.

  6. Russell

    I had a great time this morning. The camaraderie was second to none. Thanks to Gracie for being my counter, and to whom ever was kicking my feet to get me off of the mat during the push-ups. I managed 6 rounds, which put me in good company with Mike.

    I am looking forward to improving on this. 🙂

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