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Up-hill Lunge Walk

As part of my Friday training session we do a mini circuit that I change every 4 weeks. The current circuit is as follows: Standing feet together long jumps for around 20m. 5 Pullups (negatives for those who can’t perform pullups and 10 reps for those who have passed level 2 of the century test. […]

End of Year Goals Review

I’d like to start this post by wishing everyone a happy new year, hope you all have a great one!6 months ago I wrote a blog post with my goals for the end of year, I’m just going to come back to these and review how I did, I will then write another post with […]

Ring Muscle Ups

Just a quick update today. Having come pretty close last week, I managed my first ever ring muscle up today, the regular training for this has paid off. My next goal is to try get some reps out. I’ll upload a video next week. Just for a test I also tried some fingertip pullups today, […]

One of Those Days!

My training session today really was one of those days you need to take on the chin and hopefully improve next time. My uneven pushups were weak, I went backwards with my uneven ring pullups and my one arm negative pullup (video below) was rubbish. Finally I was supposed to go for progression level on […]

Why I Love Training

Had one of those days of training today where it just made me feel great. I started the day with a run. Straight away I could feel that it was going to be a difficult one as I was quite fatigued from my PT session on Wednesday, therefore I listened to my body and just […]

Clutch Flag, Leg Raises and a new Circuit

On Friday I made good progress with both the Clutch Flag and Hanging V-Raises. I managed to hold an almost horizontal clutch flag for a couple of seconds both sides, will get a video up in the next few weeks. With my Hanging V-Raises I also managed to touch the bar with my feet for […]

Mid-Year Training Update and Goals

As we approach the end of June I thought it’d be a good time to give an update as to where I currently am with my Convict Conditioning and what my end of year goals are. I’ve also noticed that I’ve been doing CC with various training plans for around a year now. Pushups – […]

Grease the Groove Training Session

Note: This is an old post, I have since written an updated post on how to Grease the Groove with calisthenics to improve strength. Tuesday I had my Grease the Groove training session. For those of you who don’t know what Grease the Groove is, it’s a phrase termed by Pavel Tsatsouline which is a […]

Current Training Schedule

I think a good first post would be to introduce my current training schedule. I’m originally from England where I first took up running but 2 years ago I moved to Sydney where I have since taken up a new lifestyle of doing all my training in the park. To be more precise Wentworth Park in Ultimo […]