I started out as a crossfitter and now i compete in o-lifting how much crossfit a week should i be doing or should i just do oly? If I can do xfit howmany days a week and what should the wods look like. I just know from my o-schedule my body is obliterated so i cant do grinder wods. So how many days a week can i do it ive bumped down from 5 days a week to 3 and they are short less than 20 minutes and include BW exercises and core exercise. I never use o-lifts in met con is that right? any help helps thanks!!...Lisa
what i tell my guys is this: plan out a 2 wk cycle. on week one if you are predominantly a crossfit athlete you should do:
this is done daily without fail!
1. junk yard dog warm up
2. burgener warm up
3. skill transfer exercises
4. high hang and mid thigh snatch
then day 1 wk 1 do your met con if that is what you want
day 2 do snatch workouts
day 3 met con
day 4 rest
day 5 clean and jerk workouts
day 6. met con
day 7 rest.
then reverse it wk 2. but always do the daily warm up!!! this has worked very well for my athletes who are crossfit athletes as well as oly lifting. of course if you have a big contest in oly lifting coming up you stop all the xfit activities....hope this helps.