Our Next Wave members were out in Del Mar to support head coach, Paula Santos as she competed with her Invictus Unconquerable teammates today. Make sure to go out and support her tomorrow as well!
The West Regionals are always an exciting time for CrossFitters from all around, but especially from San Diego and Southern California region. It's a time to support and cheer the local talent and it brings the community together. Another great part of West Regionals is rubbing shoulders and chatting with the vendors new and old. It's great to try new products and get a taste of what's trending in this space.
This year was especially important for me because it marks CrossFit Next Wave's 4th year, and I was out here with my wife an my 4 month old son, Lucas. It has been a year of transition for sure (more on this in next week's post). And it's always an electric time when we get to come out in full support of Coach Paula!
~ Coach John
Next Week At Next Wave: A message from Coach Paula
Regionals is here! Thank you so much for all of you that will came to watch me live or on TV, for every single one of you that has been cheering for my team and I - all of your positive thoughts will help and motivate us more than you can think of.
Having the support of my Next Wave Family means the world to me and I will do my best on the competition floor for all of you. Thank you!
On Monday we will start our week representing our fallen soldiers with a Memorial Day WOD: MURPH.
We have been preparing you guys to make this WOD as simple and fun as possible, it will be a great day for our CrossFit Community in Scripps Ranch.
The week will follow up with a lot of body-weight-movement-wods and light loads to help your body recover from MURPH.
Hope you have a great weekend and let's have a great week!
~ Coach Paula
It's Time For Regionals!
Join us this Saturday as we go out to support Coach Paula as she competes in the CrossFit Regionals! We will be posting more on that soon. Yoga and SHRED classes will be on, but there will not be a CrossFit class that morning as we want to be in full support of Coach.
Here is the info you need for now - we suggest buying tickets in advance. Next Wave will be there on Sat the 26th.
May 25-27, 2018
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014
Purchase Tickets Here
From Coach Paula
After watching the classes this past week I'm very happy with how much you have progressed on your lifts. Watching your technique improving from the past year has shown me that you are all capable of great things.
The PR's accomplished were amazing but makes me more happy to see so many of you feeling more secure on lifts like the Snatch.
Huge congrats to every one that got their first Pull up/ Dip - especially the ladies at Next Wave, you are so strong!
Our new Cycle starts Monday 05/21, this cycle will have the lifts: BENCH PRESS/ PUSH PRESS/ FRONT SQUAT/ BENT OVER ROWS/ SNATCH BALANCE/ CLEANS.
Gymnastics: Handstand Push ups
The Wods for this week are super fun: Here's a Peak....
Cindy: Bench Mark Wod ( one of the girls) as our MURPH PREP WOD #3
Running and Rowing on a very challenging couplet.
Single Arm/leg movements to test your balance and core stability.
Hope you have an amazing weekend and see you Monday!
Your voices were heard and we are excited to announce that we are adding additional classes to our general schedule.
1. We've added a CrossFit group class every Thursday from 4pm-5pm - Please remember that one Thursday a month we hold our Team Development meetings and therefore, we write the WOD on the board and you are welcome to attend open gym with your Next Wave friends and do the workout together.
2. On Friday we are adding classes, and we are also adjusting the class hours to begin at the top of the hour... CrossFit Group Classes will be 4pm-5pm, 5pm-6p, and 6p-7pm.
3. Starting Thursday May 17, we are adding an amazing class called FixWOD - This class will focus on posterior chain development, posture, and various mobility drills. The class will be taught by Dr. Shawn Robek, a fellow CrossFitter and Owner of FixBody Group, and his team. This is a specialty class and will appear in ZenPlanner. FixWOD classes will be scheduled accordingly based on Dr. Shawn and his team's availability. For now through June expect them to be available every Thursday morning at 7am.
Please read addition information about Dr. Shawn is an outstanding coach with very impressive resume:
Also,,, be on the lookout for these Clinics Coming Soon... (put them in your calendar)
June 9 - Double Unders Clinic
June 16 - Rope Climbing Clinic
July (TBD) Hand Stand Pushup Clinic
July (TBD) - Bar Muscle Ups Clinic
Aug (TBD) - Ring Muscle Ups Clinic
Aug (TBD) - Pistols Clinic
Zen Planner schedule will be updated to reflect correct schedule start from next week.
We hope are as excited as we are with all of the great things coming out of Next Wave!
- Next Wave Team
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