Today, we are building your muscular endurance to prepare you for the unique challenges you will face with each obstacle and hill climb. For the greatest training effect, use light to moderate weight and aim for perfect form and control with each repetition. Challenge yourself to complete six hill-climb intervals.
Main Set: Strength Circuit
B1. Glute Bridges x 10 to 15 (Advanced: Hold Spartan Pancake or Dumbbell across waist) B2. Walking Lunges x 10 to 15 each leg (Advanced: Hold Spartan Pancake or dumbbell in each hand) Rest 1.5 minutes and repeat 4x
Hill Climbs 8-10 intervals: 1 minute run x 1 minute rest Do this run at 10% treadmill incline or find a challenging hill or trail
Beginner Version: Increase rest time and/or decrease running pace. Advanced Version: Decrease rest time, and/or use Spartan Pancake for added resistance.
Next Workout: ENDURANCE: July 29, 2017