CrossFit Algoa (Port Elizabeth) WOD – Thurs, 23 July 2020

CrossFit Algoa (Port Elizabeth) WOD – Thurs, 23 July 2020

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Please find the Whiteboard Explanation and Coaching for today’s workout on Email/What’s App/Itensity!


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0784517637 (Coach Dave)   /   0822944258 (Coach Anje)






Foam Roll/Trigger/Warm-up/Mobilise/Activate


1) Thrusters RM – EMOM for 10 min (60% 1RM) (Completed 24 March 20)


RM – Rep Max (1 attempt)

NB – From floor


Score = Total Loading (i.e. Sum of the Load x Reps – For example… 30kg x 10 + 30kg x 7 etc)


Equipment Options:

You can use a BB/DB/KB/WB – Use whatever loading you have

Ruck sack Thrusters

Banded Thrusters – Take Bands as the following loads (Red – 5kg/ Black – 10kg / Purple(Green-T) – 15kg / Green – 25kg 


LITE Options:

Load so as to maintain technical proficiency and great form! Goal is to get between 5-10 reps.




2) Last completed 28 March 20:

Complete 27-21-15 of the following couplet FT:

OH Walking/Stepping Lunge (50kg/30kg)

Push Press (50kg/30kg)


TC = 14 min


Score = Time/TC plus 1 sec/rep missed


Equipment Options:

*Walking/Step lunge is alternating

(1x L = 1 Rep, 1x R = 2nd Rep etc.)

NB If you have a lighter implement like a DB or KB we are going to increase the reps.

I.e. To equate with KB/DB/Ruck Sack/Bumper/WB – RX is with a 24/16kg KB or a 25/15kg DB but the rep range is 33-27-21 on the OH Walking Lunge

*Push Press – use the same implement as for OH WL

I.e. To equate with KB/DB/Ruck Sack/Bumper/WB – RX is with a 24/16kg KB or a 25/15kg DB but the rep range is 33-27-21 on the Push Press

BB/Bumper/WB – 2 Hands

Rest of the implements are 1 Hand

Ruck sack could be either


NB – If you have no equipment – then please do the following – Complete the following couplet FT:

39-33-27 Jumping Lunges (Alt.)

27-21-15 Push-ups


CFA LITE Options:

Int1/2 – Same

Int3 – 45/25kg or 33-27-21 on KB 20/12kg or Db 20/12kg or Bumper 20/10kg

Beg1 – 35/20kg, or 27-21-15 on KB 20/12kg or Db 20/12.5kg or Bumper 20/10kg OR BW 39-33-27 Walk/Step Lunges and 27-21-15 PU (Ts/21-15-9 Ts)

Beg2 – 25/15kg, or 33-27-21 on KB 12/8kg or Db 12.5/7.5kg or Bumper 15/7.5kg OR BW 33-27-21 Walk/Step Lunges and 21-15-9 PU (Ts/Kns)

Beg3 – 20/12kg, or 33-27-21 on KB 8/5kg or Db 7.5/5kg or Bumper 7.5/5kg OR BW 33-27-21 Static Lunges and 21-15-9 PU (Kns)



Chat to our coaches about completing extras from Tier 1 of our AFL (Always Fit League) Competitors Program!



Anyone interested in following our AFL Competitors programming who is not a member of CrossFit Algoa can contact Dave on for details & fees. Dave represented Africa as an Individual at the 2012 & 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games. Dave placed 2nd in the Mens 40-44 yrs at the 2018 Reebok CrossFit Games and 5th in 2019. He has coached a number of athletes to Regionals, including Eva Thornton to the Reebok CrossFit Games (4th place Masters 45-49 yrs 2015 /12th place Masters 45-49 yrs 2017 / 1st Place “Fittest Women on Earth” for 50-54 yrs 2018).

See the following link for our 3 Tiers of Competitors Training –


Cool-down/Trigger Ball/Foam Roll/Stretch

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