Never Forget

  • Workout Date - 10/05/2022
  • Q In Charge - Iceman
  • The PAX - Cutina, Burnout, Weeman, PETA, DoubleWindsor (respect), Punkin Spice, Castaway, Caviar, Crash (WD - Dbl respect), EarthMover, Houdini, Spongebob, The Count, Weedwacker, Latka, Iceman
  • AO -

16 men planted the #shovelflag at #MainThang to pay tribute those brave souls who perished on 9/11/01.


The Thang:

68 SSH oyo – 68 policemen/women died on 9/11
343 flutters oyo – 343 firemen/women and first responders died on 9/11

Mosey down through the PC amphitheater, lunge walk over the Bridge Over the River Reedy, then mosey to the steps below The Lazy Goat.

I explain that we’ll do 9 different exercises with 11 reps of each (at bottom and top of stairs)
Hand release merkins
Squat jumps
Freddy Mercs
Diamond merkins
Jump lunges
Parker Peters
Hand release wide merkins
Speed skaters
American hammers

Mosey back to the PC, the long way. Under Main St, up through Falls Park, back onto Main St stopping at the bottom of the hill.

Line up – 200lbs + in the front, 199-175lbs next, 174 and under last row.
AYG back to the flag. #Tclaps to @DoubleWindsor for being first to the flag.

68 SSH oyo
343 assorted reps of Freddy Mercs, Parker Peters and American hammers


Naked Moleskin
– We’ve all been impacted by the events of 9/11/01. Whether directly or indirectly and thus this was a small attempt to pay homage to those lost and/or impacted.
– I struggled in the middle of that workout. Maybe it was the 2977 reps I did yesterday at #TheBurbs in another tribute workout. Maybe it was just hard. Regardless, I found strength when thinking of those who fought so bravely to save others. #ourpainpalesincomparison
– Great having @Burnout from #SonsOfBallantine (South CLT) with us.
– #Tclaps to @DoubleWindsor for posting just a couple days after #BRR
– So I ran into @Soup Saturday night and he #HC’d to this workout. Hoping he gets back out in the #gloom soon.

– F3 SR Golf tourney on 10/20
– Q Calendar has reverted back to it’s original status. Contact @Iceman or @Alfred if you need access.

– @Iceman’s co-worker with cancer
– @Sherpa in Nepal

See ya in the gloom….


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