We learned the hard way this morning at CrossFit that if it’s your birthday, or someone else’s, shut up about it OR lie about your age.
If you’ve just started following, I’m a newbie CrossFitter. I go to CrossFit 2x a week at 5am with my gal pals from the run club. Although what we “do” does not have a special designation, I’d like to think we are more on the CrossFit endurance path than the hardcore CrossFitters like
Jared these ladies:
You will never catch us at CrossFit in our undies, in fact most of us don’t wear undies cuz well, we are runners. And we look way more like this guy below than the awesome women above. Source: StudentLive
So today it was Michelle’s birthday. Happy
Fucking Birthday, Michelle!! She was 38 so our workout surrounded her age. Yay! Sounds like fun, right?
Michelle’s #38 Birthday WOD
38 Box Jumps (18’” Box) – I did 19 jumps & 19 step-ups so that I didn’t die
38 Ring Rows
38 Kettlebell Swings (36# I think)
38 Walking Lunges
38 Hanging Knee Raises (Knees to Chest or Knees to waist in my world)
38 Push Presses – Bar only (45# I think)
38 Wall Balls (10#)
400 meter Run
This was a rough one for me and my weak arms. I almost didn’t make it. But I did so I’m happy on that front. And no, I’m not really mad at Michelle
I’m actually mad at Aunt Julie because she’s the one who brought up the birthday. A WOD is a WOD in my book. I’m always glad that I went, even when it’s hard. So whether is YOUR birthday or not, I’ll still be there.
my damdest To Get Stronger ** Amanda – TooTallFritz **