TECHNIQUE DAY! These are the days to keep the weights light and focus on perfect mechanics combined with lots of speed and snappiness.
1. Pause Tempo Snatch: 3×3
*Pause 1″ off the floor, below the knee, above the knee, mid thigh, “power position” for 2 seconds at each position focusing on balance through the whole foot and staying centered over the bar. LIGHT load.
2. Tempo Snatch: 3×2
Take 10 seconds to pull off the floor until you go to jump. HIT YOUR POSITIONS AND STAY BALANCED THROUGH YOUR FEET! Light load.
3. Snatch: 5×1
Now’s the time to practice those perfect positions off the floor and the timing of when to jump. Light Load.
4. Tempo Clean + Push Press+ Push Jerk + Jerk: (1+1+1+1) x 5 sets. Light.
Take 10 seconds to pull off the floor until you go to jump in the clean. One the push press +push jerk+ jerk portion, try and make the dip and drive feel the same on all three movements (straight up and down).