Fight Gone Bad – Benchmark 4/12/2011
3 Rounds. Each round consists of 1 minute at each station with a one-minute break.
Sumo deadlift high-pull (75/55)
Box Jump: 20″ box
Row: calories (Calories)
The clock does not reset or stop between exercises. On call of “rotate,” the athlete/s must move to next station immediately. One point is given for each rep, except on the rower where each calorie is one point.
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