10 Kettlebell Workouts to Build Incredible Mental Toughness for CrossFit Athletes

7. RAGNORAK

For Total Reps in 38 minutes
In 6 minutes, perform:
Kettlebell Half UKC* + Halo (12/8 kg)
Rest 2 minutes
2 Rounds of The Pace Maker:
30 seconds of Left-Arm Kettlebell Swings (16/12 kg)
30 seconds of Right-Arm Kettlebell Swings (16/12 kg)
30 seconds of Left-Arm Kettlebell Snatches (16/12 kg)
30 seconds of Right-Arm Kettlebell Snatches (16/12 kg)
30 seconds of Left-Arm Kettlebell Overhead Reverse Lunges (16/12 kg)
30 seconds of Right-Arm Kettlebell Overhead Reverse Lunges (16/12 kg)

Rest 2 minutes
Then, in 8 minutes, perform:
Max Strength Kettlebell Complexes** (2×16/12 kg)
Rest 4 minutes
Finally, in 10 minutes, 3 attempts for Power of:
Max Double Kettlebell Half Snatches (2×16/12 kg)
*1 UKC consists of: 1 Deadlift, 1 Hang Clean, 1 Power Clean, 1 Single-Arm Kettlebell Swing, 1 Snatch, 1 Strict Press
**1 Strength Kettlebell Complex consists of: 1 Curl, 1 Strict Press, 1 Bent Over Row, 1 Push-Up

You have 10 minutes for 3 attempts at max total double kettlebell half snatches. ON your first attempt, don’t go all out as you know that you’ll have 2 more attempts to come.

Half snatches are where the kettlebell is snatched up overhead and then dropped into racking before the next rep.

Scoring

The only task that is scored are the double kettlebell snatches. The reps of all three attempts are added and used as the final total score for this WOD.

Warm-Up
2 minutes of:
Air Squats
Hip Hinges
Alternating Reverse Lunges

Scaling

UKC: Replace the snatch with clean and push press.

The Pace Maker: Replace full snatches with half snatches or clean and push press. Replace overhead reverse lunge with racked reverse lunges

Strength: Replace double bell work with single and repeat the sequence on both sides

Power: Replace double bell work with single and repeat the sequence on both sides

Beginner option for the final task is single kettlebell work with only one switch per attempt.

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