BackBlast See What Happened Was…

See What Happened Was…

Aight, here is what had happened… Second day poster Lockdown and I entered the COT around 5:10, at which time I smelled a skunk. After a minute, 1997 Crabs reminded me that the smell was definitely The Reefer and not any type of rodent. Said smell was wafting from a derelict looking early 2000s Tahoe …

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BackBlast 2 out of towners, an axe, and a sketchy truck

2 out of towners, an axe, and a sketchy truck

Conditions: High 70s, low humidity, and of course dark at 0445 when YHC rolled into the Carolina Forest Community Church (CFCC) campus. YHC / QIC took a #nevermissamonday Q at BombSquad (BS) where YHC was #EHd roughly 5 years ago! Not a whole lot of chatter on the BS slack channel the night before plus …

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BackBlast The Axe and Accountability!

The Axe and Accountability!

Conditions: Low 80s, not as muggy as it could be mid-summer in SC, dark initially at Forbus Ct. YHC (QIC)’s monthly trek (outside of his normal Saturday AO) to Q and/or post…and so it was honor to be able to lead the #HIM at F3 GrandStrand’s “flagship” #Warthog (WH) this morning.  YHC went with a …

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BackBlast Post Run Paradise

Post Run Paradise

BombSquad Conditions:  Hot. Humid.  BombSquad on Saturdays is known for their pre-runs and YHC got wind of several PAX planning for 8 miles. One of those PAX who will remain nameless (TinyDancer) checked in as I was planning out the Q. He wanted to be sure their legs wouldn’t be smoked. Luckily, I had a …

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BackBlast Untitled.

Untitled.

First time at this new AO, so I made sure to get there well ahead of schedule to get the lay of the land. One minute warning was missed, so we hopped straight into warmups at 0515. 15 Hairy Rockettes 15 Tempo Squats 10 Willie Mays Hayes 15 Imperial Walkers At this point, Spinal Tap …

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BackBlast Sandbags – They Don’t Make ‘Em Like They Use To!!

Sandbags – They Don’t Make ‘Em Like They Use To!!

AO: The Plank Conditions: Perfect Checked out Twitter last night to see who was on Q at all the AOs and lo & behold there was my name next to #ThePlank! Awesome!! I had completely forgotten that I told Candy Cane to give me a Tuesday, but I was happy he did, otherwise I may …

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BackBlast Win, Lose, or Draw… or lose.

Win, Lose, or Draw… or lose.

CrossStitch: After Doughboy had to back out last minute due to feeling under the weather (I suspect explosive diarrhea), he put the word out on slack for a replacement and lo and behold, Quaker steps up. Note: A good way to make sure you don’t fartsack is to HC to lead Since we’ve challenged the …

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BackBlast 7 x 7: Serious Sweat

7 x 7: Serious Sweat

The Thang: Conditions: Beautiful morning! 70 degrees, reasonable humidity, time to sweat. Excitement of the First Time Q. Rolled in with a few minutes to spare and surprised to see the largest crowd I have ever seen at Catapult. Much appreciation for the show of support.  COP: 21 Side Straddle Hops 16 Harry Rockets 16 …

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BackBlast Win Monday, Win the Week!

Win Monday, Win the Week!

Conditions– Mid 60s & Low Humidity- gorgeous morning YHC had this Big Monday Q planned for a bit since Cross Stitch and I were trying to get me on the BS schedule since early May. It was great to be back on a Big Monday. I couldn’t agree more that if you Win Monday, you …

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BackBlast Flightless birds like Ladders

Flightless birds like Ladders

Since recently taking on Sharknado I have come to highly respect those AOQs who lead us each week at the various Qs around the Grandstrand. Chicken Little having just lost one of his regulars in Viagra leaving for Anderson/Clemson/Lake Keowee – I figured to pick up CL by taking on a Q. Besides I had …

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