WORKOUT

In teams of two, complete 10 rounds for time of:
20 Kettlebell Swings 24/16kg
15 Wall Ball Shots 20/14# to 10/9′
10 Toes to Bar

Partners must alternate tasks throughout workout, with only one partner working at a time (e.g., Round 1 – Partner A does 20 Kettlebell Swings, Partner B does 15 Wall Ball Shots, Partner A does 10 Toes to Bar; Round 2 – Partner B does 20 Kettlebell Swings, Partner A does 15 Wall Ball Shots, Partner B does 10 Toes to Bar).

STRENGTH

The Hook Grip: Why and How to Do It Correctly

Once again, I’m bewildered that I haven’t yet written an article on the hook grip here—this is one of the most fundamental pieces in the weightlifting puzzle, and also something that gives a lot of new lifters a great deal of trouble because of a misunderstanding of how the hook is actually created and held.