Strength: 1) Back Squat: Work up to a 5 RM. Then 5 reps @ 95% 5 RM, 5 reps @ 90% 5 RM. 2) Power jerk: Work up to a 5 RM. Then 5 reps @ 95% 5 RM, 5 reps @ 90% 5 RM. 3) Strict weighted pullups: 3-5 sets x 5 reps (AHAP) *Final week of phase 2. Try and top the 5 RMs that you hit last week.
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WEIGHTLIFTING PROGRAM: 1. 3 position cleans: 1st rep from floor, 2nd rep from 2″ BELOW the knee, 3rd rep from hang. just like monday with the snatch. :work up to (65%x1+1+1, 75%x1+1+1, 80%x1+1+1) 2 2 waves!! 2. front squat+jerk: 2+1 x 5 sets. you select the weight. go on feel but a 7-8 out of 10 on the perceived exertion scale. 3. clean deadlifts: 85%x3, 90%x3, 95%x3. you can use straps. 4. sit ups with a 5 kg plate behind head: have someone hold feet….curl up…do not arch up…touch elbows to bent knees. 50 total any way you can. if