One thing that I love about CrossFit is the ability to get into workouts without ever having done any of the prescribed skills work. By doing this, most athletes find that they can greatly increase their GPP (general physical preparedness) for competition. There are several important things that you should know about improving your general physical preparedness based on what is most needed at each level of competition.
Increasing Your GPP Based on Competitor Level
At the very top of the competitive pyramid (level 1), there are few fitness requirements except possibly flexibility (which can be enhanced even if it isn’t completely accurate). The main focus should be getting in as much practice as possible under ideal conditions, rather than attempting hard lifts or movements which may not be realistic for competing in just a matter of months versus years. The lower levels still require strength but also agility, speed and stamina so it is important to address these needs efficiently within your training time with CrossFit exercises that require little equipment or coordination under controlled real-life situations with lots of repetition. If you don’t have one currently available at your box, consider purchasing one now! This article will offer some ideas on how to maximize use out of this awesome piece of exercise equipment. Hopefully you will recognize some position errors for corrective work between rounds with squats, cleans/jerk variations etc.. At class “Evaluation days” after every 3rd training session people are taken through a morning where they
During Which Crossfit Lifts Should I Wear A Weight Belt?
Crossfit lifts are more intense than the average training session so if you’re not used to this kind of intensity, intentionally lift slightly more weight than usual. However, this is a mistake. In general, Crossfitters should always use a weight belt for all major lifts (squat, deadlift and bench press). Weight Belt Strength And Safety Concerns A weight belt can help protect your spine whilst lifting heavy weights or during higher intensity exercises like sprints or interval training. The problem with using a weight belt isn’t that it renders the exercise impossible; instead it has to do with safety concerns. When performing ballistic movements like squats and Olympic lifts there is much more strain on the lower back (causing injury) then when lifting lighter weights at an overall slower pace (thus reducing the risk). This means that athletes who hit high speeds in their ballistic movements are putting themselves at risk by using belts which don’t offer sufficient protection. Why Is It Important To Be Skillful With Weight Belts?
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