Workout – 16th June ’10

Hmmm… so yesterday sucked. This was the workout…

5 rounds for time…

5 Clean & Jerks (95 lbs)

7 Kipping Pullups

9 Box Jumps (24″)

11 Situps

During the second round… when I was doing box jumps the stupid box toppled over! I’ve done a thousand box jumps and seen a million box jumps… never happened… ever! Obviously I fell… landed on my palm & butt. Stood up… check for injuries… none. Finished up the workout. Total time was 11:37. Not bad considering I had about 2 mins of downtime due to the fall.

Got it checked at urgent care this morning and turns out I have a radial head fracture. Not a big deal… will heal in a couple of weeks. I’m told it’s more of an inconvenience than anything else. So… thats that.

The way I look at it…

1. I’m out of action for 2-3 weeks. Life sucks.

(or)

2. I take this as an opportunity to work my lower body, fine tune my diet, research more, read more books, write more blog posts & come up with some awesome recipes.

Knowing myself… it’s definitely option 2. I’m already looking forward to the creative programming I can do to ensure that I still get a good workout though I have a broken bone/joint!

In the meantime… Vidya kicked some butt working out at youtube…

50 Knee Pushups – Perfect form, not for time

5 rounds for time…

10 Thursters (30 lbs)

15 Situps

10 Burpees

Total repetitions: 175; Total time: 15:30

Pretty awesome work!

I’ll continue posting workouts daily so you guys can try out some of those. Beware of boxes though… they’re stupid and don’t mean too well.

Peace.

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5 responses to “Workout – 16th June ’10

  1. Shivram June 17, 2010 at 10:40 pm

    damn these injuries suck ! i’m sure u wd hv a speedy recovery

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