The podcast is hosted by Ben Bergeron, Owner of CrossFit New England, and a coach for several top games athletes including Games champions Mat Fraser and Katrin Davidsdottir.
By its own description “Chasing Excellence is a show dedicated to dissecting what it means to live a life of excellence, both inside the gym & out. On each episode, we’ll deep dive on various aspects of being an athlete & maximizing your potential.”
The podcasts are only 25 to 30 minutes in length, but packed with some good wisdom. There are several I’ve really enjoyed, but I thought I’d share this one first:
If you prefer, you can always subscribe to the channel and listen to it on your phone, but do make an effort to give it a listen. If you like, there’s much more where it came from. Enjoy!
3 rounds on a Tabata Timer, lengths of gym:
Burpee broad jump
[15:00] Bench press; 12 – 6 – 4 – 2 – 2 – 2 – 2..
4 Rounds, for max repetitions:
1:00 : Calorie row
2:00 : Burpee
3:00 : Kettlebell swing (AHAP)
4:00 : Bench press (135/95)