If you think you can’t do “Murph”, think again!
“Murph” is known as one of CrossFit’s hardest Hero WODs. It’s done in honor of fallen LT Michael P. Murphy, U.S. Navy, often on Memorial Day– as is the case at CrossFit9. (Read more about the life and service of LT Murphy here.)
1 mile Run
1 mile Run
Partition the pull-ups, push-ups, and squats as needed. Start and finish with a mile run. If you’ve got a twenty pound vest or body armor, wear it.
Our Road to Murph series will help you get ready for Murph, as well as scale (or modify) accordingly so you’re appropriately challenged. Today Coach Megan shares her tips on scaling the push-ups.
Commit to “Murph” 2018!
Our annual CrossFit9 Memorial Day “Murph” is coming up Monday, May 28 at 9:00 AM. We’ll have workout variations for all fitness levels, and your workout is free with donation. And the best part: 100% of the proceeds will benefit the St. Pete chapter of Team Red White and Blue, connecting veterans to their community through fitness.
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