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Weekly Workouts + On Sale Fitness Apparel Picks
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This weeks workouts consisted more of eating treats and consuming alcohol than working hard in the gym. To say I was an emotional eater would be an understatement. That time of the month just f*cks with you sometimes. And since it hasn’t in a while, I was c-c-c-crazy this month. I hated everyone, (except for my fiance, thankfully) hated working out, hated the workouts, hated my hair. I just hated stuff to hate stuff. But I’m ready to turn it around this week. To clean my sh*t up along with my attitude. Sugar has this downward spiral effect. The more you eat it, the worse you feel about life then you want it more and more and continue to eat it and continue to downward spiral. That was me last week. But no more! Time to sugar detox, continue to recover from my hangover, and eat all the Thanksgiving food. Because I’ll be making that for the blog this week so you can get to planning your Thanksgiving paleo menu!
The workouts this week were mostly CF, but I did hop in a Fit class at our gym to mix it up…I went to that because I didn’t want to do strict handstand push ups in our CF class. My body sees no purpose in practicing those. Anywho, Fit classes are bootcamp style classes we offer at our gym which are circuit style classes with lighter weights and usually higher reps than our CF classes. It’s nice to go to those classes sometimes because you’re never quite as miserably sore as you feel after CF.
Be sure to check out the bottom of the post! This week I’m sharing some fitness apparel, all of which are on sale right now! Pants, capris, a tank, my favorite new Nikes, a reversible sports bra AND a low back tee. Everything I’m linking is 20% or more on sale!
Sunday – Rest day – Recovering from Halloween. Ouch.
Monday – Fit Class
10-20 of pull ups & turkish sit ups
10-20-30 of TRX tricep extensions & plate raises
10-20-30-40 of dumbbell bicep curls & push ups
10-20-30-40-50 of cross country skier jumps with dumbbell overhead punches & bent over rows
Every 90 sec x 9 sets (12 mins): 2 x Clean & Jerk. Quick Reset. First set at 70%. Add as you go. – I got to 125#
Then 5 x 2 min AMRAP’s Of: (1 min Rest between rounds)
12 Thrusters (135/95) – I used 55#
60 Double Unders
*Score is total burpees for the entire workout – I got a total of 94 burpees*
Bench Press: 5 x Max Effort Sets at 85% of 1 Rep Max. For Total Reps (15 mins) – I used 85#
Between sets: Accumulate 1 min in an L-Sit
Then For Time:
750m Row – I did 35 calories on the air dyne
then 3 rounds of:
15 Push Jerk (135/95) – I used 80#
15 Toes To Bar
then 750m Row – I did 35 calories on the air dyne
I finished in 14:04
Thursday – Rest day – Made a special recipe that you’ll find on the blog tomorrow!
12 mins To find a Heavy Hang Snatch Double – I got to 100#
Then – With a partner, accumulate as many calories as possible in 5 minutes, switching every 10 calories – Me and my partner got 90 calories
For Time: ( 14 min Time Cap)
30 1-arm alternating DB Snatches (70/50) – I used 30#
100 Double Unders
20 1-arm alternating DB Snatches (70/50)
100 Double Unders
10 1-arm alternating DB Snatches (70/50)
100 Double Unders
I finished in 9something…I think…
Saturday – Travel Day in Omaha. My fiance’s brother plays football in college so we got a party bus and took it two hours to Wayne State. The bus picked us up at 10am while we sipped on bloody mary’s for 2 hours straight. Then we had jello shots. They were caramel apple cider and they were absolutely delicious. We watched the game then hopped right back on the bus to head back to Omaha. This is where things got realllll interesting. Dancing, drinking and snacking. It was an absolutely awesome day. That ended by 9pm. My kind of night.
Hotel Gym or At Home Workout:
20 tuck jumps
20 knees to elbows while on forearms (see video at 26.56)
Favorite Workout Music Right Now:
Electric Love by Borns
2 Head by Coleman Hell
Love Myself by Hailee Steinfeld
Levels by Nick Jonas
Favorite Workout Attire Right Now That’s On Sale!!
Lava Sonar Capris – 20% off
Capri Blue Pants – 30% off
Reversible Sports Bra – 30% off
Nike Freeknit 4.0 Running Shoe – 40% off
Long Sleeve Tee – 33% off
Seamless Tank – 33% off
Oh, Hi! I’m Juli.
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