Attack!  Christine is a hard-rowing, unbroken-deadlift, box-jump-rebounding sprint.  No need for pacing, this is an opportunity to really get after a workout.  The expectation that Christine be completed in less than 10 minutes is very reasonable.  A while back we programmed an interval spin on Christine.  If you’ve never done Christine before you can use this as a guideline as you scale for speed.



August 26, 2011

3 Rounds:
500m Row
12 Bodyweight Deadlifts
21 Box Jumps (24″/20″)

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FIGHT GONE BAD 6: Registration for Fight Gone Bad 6 is open.  This year the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, the Infant Swim Resource, and Camp Patriot are benefiting from the fundraising efforts.  We’ll be running heats at CrossFit Fenway on Saturday morning, September 17th in lieu of an invasion workout.  Athletes of all abilities are welcome, and encouraged to sign up, fundraise, and join in this great community event as a part of the CrossFit Fenway team.

Did the excitement of the CrossFit Games get your competitive juices flowing?  Well you’re in luck!  The North East Fire Breather Festival, the first event in the new North East Garage Games Series will be held at CrossFit New England on Saturday, September 24th and Sunday the 25th.  There will be 3 events on Saturday with RX and scaled divisions (men and women competing in the RX division must be able to clean 155# and 105# respectively, 115# and 80# in the scaled division). There will be 2 additional events on Sunday for those that qualify.  All abilities and ages are welcome.  Register here and let your coaches know if you’re interested in putting your training to the test.

7 thoughts on “Christine”

  1. Christine
    12:33 Rx (72kg)
    I was really happy with my rowing today. Proper form helps so much. Almost had nothing left for the box jumps after the row and deadlifts. Also, AWESOME job by Kyle with the one legged box jumps.

  2. Christine 7.30.10 — 16:36 Rx* (50kg)
    Christine 8.26.11 — 13:15 Rx (52.5kg)

    This was the first WOD I ever Rx’d, so she will always be special to me. Looking back, I think I short-changed the BW the first time (50kg was kind of wishful thinking). Not happy with my 2nd and 3rd rounds on the erg, but pleased overall.

    Off to Paris for a week, keep getting after it!

  3. Great to see many of you this morning!

    Last night I checked out the CFF team list for Fight Gone Bad, and while we are 16 strong, I know there are many of you out there that are likely thinking about it but haven’t signed up yet. Thus, my plug: FGB last year was a really, really fun day. It’s exciting to watch all the heats before and after you do the workout, and you can score keep for your friends, and possibly even make some new ones! It’s one of our best community days all year, and trust that you’ll want to be a part of it. Finally, don’t be scared of the workout. I was a CrossFit infant when I did it last year and it’s totally scalable.

    So. See you there.

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