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BackBlast The Purr-fect 30 Minute Run

The Purr-fect 30 Minute Run

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 50 degrees, clear skies 5 PAX assembled for the last official run prior to the MB Mini Marathon. Sunshine, Flyover, Vitamin D, Hottub, & YHC all took their DRP this a.m.  Twitterless ERC gave a SC last evening but did not post and although Skid Kong HC’d last night, the #Sandman would …

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BackBlast 5 #HIM and a little weight

5 #HIM and a little weight

Conditions: High 50s; chilly for us Southerners that prompted us to take the show to the Market Commons parking deck (the cold weather alt. #BeachBells BB AO location). Equipment: Kettle Bell (KB); weights: full load of bells this morning (part OneCall’s stash and part Hamburglar’s stash). So, 1 set of 30 lbs., 1 set of 40 lbs., 1 …

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BackBlast Beware of the BombCyclone

Beware of the BombCyclone

AO: BombSquad Conditions: 70 Degrees, Rain YHC hasn’t Q’d in the rain since Monday when I had to substitute in for a missing Boxcar #Where’sWeidner? Monday’s Q wasn’t actually in the rain, though, because although it was raining for hours before the beatdown, the rain as if commanded by the Sky Q stopped promptly at …

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BackBlast Wave till it burns

Wave till it burns

AO: Catapult Conditions: A beautiful comfortable 59 degrees and ripe for a beatdown to warm the body Originally my buddy O’douls had the Q today but he was feeling the effects of this chest cold going around lately. So I offered to help him out and Cover his Q. I’ve come to actually enjoy leading …

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BackBlast To Q or Not To Q: That Is The Question

To Q or Not To Q: That Is The Question

AO: BombSquad Conditions: 75 Degrees, rain B.I.G. Monday has arrived! And it was the 1st day after the Shieldlock Challenge. And the unveiling of the ‘Shield of Glory’. And the long anticipate Q by Boxcar. And it was raining! A perfect day to start off the week!! As YHC pulled into the AO, Crankbait was …

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BackBlast Runners Gotta Run

Runners Gotta Run

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 58 degrees, cool YHC arrived at the Hulk to find a full parking lot and Skidmark (aka King Kong) backing his F150 out of the lot to find additional parking. YHC followed his lead and parked in the ‘overflow’ lot just north of the Pavilion.  The “H’s” were there: Headgear & Hamburglar …

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BackBlast A Village Beatdown from Down Under

A Village Beatdown from Down Under

14 Pax, including 2 FNGs and a Kotter rolled up to the Village for a Thursday beatdown courtesy of YHC.  It was great to see Weezer back out, after his FNG appearance Tuesday.  The Choice has posted consistently since his Kotter comeback last month.  2 full shield lock teams were present and were prepared for …

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BackBlast Thrown to the Wolves

Thrown to the Wolves

AO: Catapult Conditions 68 and awesome once again Showed up to the parking lot and it was full. I was surprised and didn’t expect a large crowd today. Figured we’d be back to our 5-6 guys. High Interest asked who was on Q as Twitter said Special Co Q. Told him what was happening as …

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BackBlast Don’t Flip Out

Don’t Flip Out

AO: Warthog Conditions: 68 degrees, slight breeze, threating clouds but not precipitation Pulled into the parking lot to find 8 PAX already chatting it up.  Though I heard someone groan when he figured out that YHC was on Q this a.m. (Last Q involved flipping tires, ring of fire, and sprints!).  So yeah, I was …

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BackBlast We’re going to (earn) the Pumpkin Patch, and it glows in the dark!

We’re going to (earn) the Pumpkin Patch, and it glows in the dark!

Conditions COOL!!!!  Mid-60’s Last week we decided to just get in ruck miles (no PT) for the next 2 #WaveRuckers since we have the mini marathon coming up on the 20th.  THEN…the GORUCK #RuckClubCallout came out, and it was a cool one, and kinda easy (only 2 miles required), so we thought we could do …

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