Friday, April 4/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on April 3, 2014

Team Spotlight this week on Associate Coach Myles Jeffers!

I love this picture, haha – awesome stuff.  The Jeffers Family are amazing people, and we are fortunate to have them ALL :-)!!
We caught up with Myles this week, after  hectic 5 weeks of competing in the CrossFit Games!  He did an AMAZING JOB, and finished 65th in Western Canada.  The top 48 go to regionals, and there is a chance he will end up there! Every year some athletes compete in

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Thursday, April 3/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on April 2, 2014

The testing week results are always a fun time, we can look at the group as a whole and see where improvements were made, where we stalled and what needs addressing.  The last 13 weeks we made some subtitle changes in the way we program and implement the program and we will again make some changes moving ahead :-).

Test Overview, and what it means moving ahead…

Bench Press and Power Clean 1 RM – we aren’t really overly concerned with actually

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Wednesday, April 2/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on April 1, 2014

Here guys and gals – we will have a little fun today (I promised the testing results, but they will be posted for tomorrow as I would like y’all to watch this video today please….).  With the Bring Sally up WOD, 1 song and some specific task to do when this is playing…I will let this video do the talking:

And here is the rest of the story:
Mobility/Skill Squat Test 1:00min Couch Stretch :45sec Each leg Shoulder mobility

SWOD – 20 Minutes

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Tuesday, April 1/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on April 1, 2014

Workout of the Day

Health SWOD 5mins Ladder Drills Rest 2-3mins Groups of 3 – 3mins 25# Plate in the middle Max Rep Bupee Plate Jump. Go Around in a circle

Fitness SWOD 5mins Ladder Drills Rest 2-3mins Groups of 3 – 3mins 45# Plate in the middle Max Rep Bupee Plate Jump. Go Around in a circle

Performance SWOD Same As Fitness

Health WOD 5:00 AMRAP 10 Med Ball Squat/Chest Pass 100ft Partner Piggy back carry (Switch Every 25ft) 10 High Five FLR

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Monday, March 31/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 30, 2014

‘Testing’ week is over, how did it go for you???  Did you notice, did you improve or did you have somethings not turn out as you thought they would?

We are currently getting all the data together, and will share on Wednesday’s blog post the details of some improvements and on Friday we will give you an overview of whats to come for the next 12 weeks!

In regards to to ‘testing’ week…I ask you guys to read through this, and ask

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Saturday, March 29/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 29, 2014

All Levels • Partner Up, as a team complete the total number of Reps, you can break up anyway that you like for the day • The Catch ☺, every minute everyone will perform 5 Jumping Jacks…

2 Rounds, 40 Minute Time Cap
50 Box jump or Step Ups
50 Pull-ups
or Ring Rows
50 KBS
50 In Place Lunges
50 Knees to elbows 
or Sit Ups
50 Push press – 45/33 is Max Weight
50 Supermans
50 Wall ball or Squats
50 Burpees, push ups is optional
50 Cal Row

Friday, March 28/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 27, 2014

Staff Profile – Whitney Darchuk, Head Coach
Whitney has been a great member of the community and grown into a great leader at Saskpro.  She is off to compete again this weekend on OLY Lifting :-)!  We are all behind you Whitney and look forward to hearing all about the experience next week!

We went IN-DEPTH with Whit, dug deep and got the answers to some pressing questions – stay tubed for next week’s profile on Myles Jeffers!
Which of the following for

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Thursday, March 27/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 26, 2014

Game on!  We are currently hosting a Contest Giveaway!
Up for grabs is….drum roll please…
– Free Fitness Consultation ($49.00 Value)
– 1 Month Unlimited Group Coaching Membership or a Spot in FIT Factory Bootcamp 3.0 ($210.00 Value)
– Takedown Nutrition and Lifestyle Challenge Starting on May 16th($199.00 Value).
– Total Value of $549.00!
To get entered, got here > CLICK HERE or go to the Saskpro Facebook Page and look for the Kickstart Offer!

Workout for Thursday
Health SWOD 20 Minutes A. Weighted Step Ups 3

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Wednesday, March 26/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 25, 2014

We have been talking a bit about some changes that will be coming through at Saskpro, and they are a comin’…

All good things, and things that will done in an effort to provide better coaching, service and systems to enable better experience and results for everyone involved with us.

The new location is coming along, with all the boarding just about complete – the mudding and taping getting in full swing and painted starting on Friday.  Estimated move date > as

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Tuesday, March 25/2014

Written by Saskpro Crossfit on March 24, 2014

Congrats to our good friend Ian deBack on opening his new physiotherapy clinic.  Check out our website > about us > community partners for information on getting in the see Ian when the need arises!

Workout of the Day
Health SWOD 15 Minutes on A1. And A2 15 Minutes on B1. And B2 A1. Bench Press 5 x 4-6 Reps @ 2002 tempo, 2 down, 2 at top A2. Push Ups 5 x 6-8 Reps Rest 1:00 after A2. B1. KB Swings

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