Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Origin: 1930s: named after Royal H. Burpee, American psychologist. The original usage was Burpee test, in which a series of burpees are executed in rapid succession, designed to measure agility and coordination. 🙂 And if ya don't ya know! TY Nancy!

12 minutes to establish a 1rm Pullup.


3 rounds for time of:

30 Pullups
50 Double-Unders

Published in: on July 19, 2011 at 11:27 pm  Comments (10)  

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  1. Weighted pullup: 65#… Failed twice at 75#-(about 1/2 inch shy of my chin clearing the bar)

    Metcon: 9:50 (Rx)

  2. Weighted pullup – 35 lbs

    Metcon: 12:26 banded HSPU

  3. Weighted Strict pull up – 50lbs

    Metcon – 16:54 with black and blue band for HSPU.

    Finally found my HSPU, will need to use less band next time – each round was 7/3

  4. Weighted pullup: 63 lbs

    Metcon: 22:51 Rx

  5. 43#(total + 3 from last Aug)
    22ish on other. Green/blue for hspu.

  6. 10# weighted pull up – PR – first time doing weighted!

    Metcon: Arm was hurting from recent injury. Used my tiny red, then added my teeny orange for last two rounds. Also on last two rounds had to start doing 20 DUs + 30 parallette hops. HSPUs with black & red bands. 27:28

    Nicest time today was holding Remy. 🙂

  7. Congrats on the weighted pull up, Joy!

    1 rm with old red band

    Banded pull ups, DUs and pikes — 23:42

    Lost track of pull ups in the last round. No idea how many I did but it sure didn’t feel like 30.

  8. 20:36
    my blue band for pullups
    subbed row for double-unders
    subbed pike pushups, 28″ box with hands on 4″ plates

  9. Pictures from 5pm and 6pm today.

  10. 46# weighted pullup

    Metcon: 21:48. Banded HSPUs with tan and blue bands

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