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Hector Santiago 10-31-2010 01:53 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
31/M/145/5'10

155 pound Squat Clean and Jerk, 30 reps (in other words Heavy Grace)

AS RX'D

18:57

Hector Santiago 11-04-2010 02:49 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
31/M/145/ 5'10

New Snatch PR of 140 :) also 4 Muscle ups hand stand push ups, and a lot of ring hand stand push ups. :)

SANTI

Hector Santiago 11-05-2010 03:18 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
Today at My Affiliate Carolina Crossfit new PR for Fight gone bad 334 :)

Om Puri 11-06-2010 09:59 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
congrats! great numbers.
how did you start CF? did you scale main page WODs by 50%, then 60%, then 70%...?
or did you first do strength bias program like SS or CFSB or CFFB for a few months and then do CF WODs?
best of luck!

Hector Santiago 11-07-2010 08:38 AM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
I started Crossfit when I went to a one month class in one of the Crossfit Gyms in Colorado Springs, CO, back in MAR 2009 I think, my unit sent me there to learn stuff although I didn't learn a lot, I learned enough to keep myself busy and some members from my unit, but I wasn't doing it religiously, after that I got hooked, I noticed Improvement in a month Compare to do doing regular Army PT. in 2009 I got deployed and Religiously every day start doing the Main site WODs, Yes plenty of Workouts I scaled them down to just what I can't Do, My goal was to get Stronger while improving my Cardio, I can't honestly tell you if I scaled down by percentage, most of the time I would look at the Crossfit Brand X page and use their subs for stuff that I couldn't do. If a Workout includes a total of 25 Thrusters with 155 LB and you know your 1 RM thrusters is 115, sometimes you might want to challenge yourself and your brain and pick maybe 105 LB or maybe 110 or a weight that you know it will be a challenge to do, I have got to where I am today with a lot of training, time and perseverance. No SS, CFSB or no program, I try CFSB for about 3 weeks and it was not for me but I would recommend it, Forget about other people’s times and loads in the main page, It is you versus you, some people are just born with magnificent Athleticism some others like us regular people actually have to work out butts off to get there, but it is possible to do whatever you want to do.

Right now I am working on my weakness more and doing my affiliate WOD in Columbia, SC, rather than the main page, although once in a while I do still the main site WODs.

Jon West 11-07-2010 03:52 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
You've got a great story! Is there some sort matrix that lists all the named wods? I would like An easier way to keep track of wods when they come back around

Hector Santiago 11-12-2010 12:27 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
I know that there is a matrix in the message board, you might want to use the search to find it, I just put what I do in a Word document of what I did that day and the results, then to find out when I did the WOD that I am doing I hit control F to find it.

Yesterday PR the WOD Seven as RX'D 39:22 at Carolina Crossfit. :)

Hector Santiago 11-18-2010 05:03 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
Hang Power Cleans

3 x 175 (PR) on the 18 Nov WOD. :)

SANTI

Hector Santiago 11-19-2010 03:12 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
31/M/5'10/145

Today at Carolina Crossfit, PR of 1 x RM Thruster,
WOD Was 3,3,2,2,1,1,1 of thrusters Started with
135 x 3
145 x 3
155 x 2
165 x 2
185 x 1
190 x 1 (PR)
195 x 1 (PR)

Old PR was 185
Today's new PR is 195 :)

Hector Santiago 11-25-2010 01:39 PM

Re: Proven year of work doing the Main Site WODs, more to come
 
31/M/145/5'10

"Helen"

Three rounds for time:
Run 400 meters
1 1/2 pood Kettlebell X 21 swings
12 Pull-ups

AS RX'D 8:17

Done at the Track. next time run faster in round 2.


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