Heart of America 2019 Registration and Information!
The format for The 2019 Heart of America Team Competition is 4 athletes – 2 men and 2 women – these athletes are not required to all train at the same facility but will need to choose an Affiliate to compete under.
Masters athletes in the 30+ Division must be 30 as of 9/27/2019
Masters athletes in the 40+ Division must be 40 as of 9/27/2019
This is a full 3 day event:
•Team check-in Thursday night & Friday morning at CrossFit Springfield
•We are using RegOnline again this year for registration. The website will be protected with Code Access only until 5pm (Central Time) Friday, May 17. The direct link to register for HOA 2019 is http://www.regonline.com/hoa2019
If you are using your same registration email as last year, make sure you know your password from last year or use a new email address or your registration could be delayed.
•RX Division Registration will open on Friday, May 17 5pm (CST) As of May 19, one (1) RX slots available. (29/30)
•30+ & 40+ Division Registration will open on Saturday, May 18 5pm (CST) As of May 19, 30+ SOLD OUT; six (6) 40+ available. 30+ (30/30); 40+ (14/20).
•Scaled Division Registration will open on Sunday, May 19 5pm (CST) SOLD OUT (50/50)
Needed for registration:
– Email address
– Team Captain: Name, address, phone, emergency contact, password
– Team Name: To be used during event for team signs and scoring platform (Team Name cannot be changed after registration)
– Team Affiliate
– Names of team members (members can be switched out before the weekend of HOA)
– Names and ages of each masters member – will be verified
– T-shirt sizes: Specify Unisex Tee or women’s tank (sizes cannot be changed after registration-trades will be allowed after team check in if available)
– Payment info: Credit card type – exp date, 3 digit code, billing address
•DO NOT register your team for another division if the one you want is sold out. You will not be able to switch divisions. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS.
•If it says sold out when you click the link for your team, keep trying. The system places a hold on all spots until they are completed. Some teams are having multiple people trying to sign one team up at the same time, so once their team is in, other spots will open up.
•DO NOT register your team twice. Communicate with your teammates. If you register your team twice while trying to get through, you will be able to sell your spot to another team, but THERE ARE NO REFUNDS from the Heart of America Competition.
We look forward to once again hosting a fun, competitive and challenging community event. We wish you the best of luck and many blessings as you prepare and train for this September 27-29!
Stay tuned for upcoming information and event details at the following link:
WODS for the Week of 5.19.19
Monday Short Interval 5.20.19 @5:30 pm
tosh do you want to go sledding?
20 meter sled push; Each sled will have one plate.
Partner (A) pushes sled; Partner B three (3) burpees; Partner A runs back and tags Partner B; Partner B runs to sled to push back to start line; Partner (A) three (3) burpees; Partner B pushes sled back to start line. Athletes will add the plate for next interval.
40 meter sled push; Each sled will have two plates.
Partner (A) pushes sled; Partner B five (5) burpees; Partner A runs back and tags Partner B; Partner B runs to sled to push back to start line; Partner (A) five (5) burpees; Partner B pushes sled back to start line. Athletes will add the plate for next interval.
60 meter sled push; Each sled will have three plates.
Partner (A) pushes sled; Partner B seven (7) burpees; Partner A runs back and tags Partner B; Partner B runs to sled to push back to start line; Partner (A) seven (7) burpees; Partner B pushes sled back to start line. Athletes will add the plate for next interval. Athletes will strip off the plates and repeat above sequence x2.
Each pair will need the following weights.
Male Pairs: three (3) #45lb plates. Scaled: two (2) #45lb plates; one (1) #25lb plate.
Female Pairs: two (2) #25lb plates and one (1) #45lb plate; This is the sequence you will add plates also. The #45lb plate will go on last. Scaled: three (3) #25lb plates.
Mixed Pairs: Your sequence of sled weight will be one (1) #45lb weight; add one (1) #25lb plate; finish with one (1) #45lb plate. Scaled: one (1) #45lb plate; one (1) #25lb plates; one (1) #15lb plate.
There is a lot of transitions and the burpees add a different element to keep the athletes heart rate going.
Each athlete will rest the amount of time there partner pushes the sled to the required mark. You must run back to partner and tag in and out throughout the workout. You will also perform burpees in between each interval.
You will perform this for a total of three rounds.
This WOD is for total time.
Thursday Long Interval 5.23.19 @5:30 pm
800 meter Easy;
(Easy Pace= Conversational Pace)
600 meters Moderate;
Moderate Pace = :12 to :18 seconds slower than your Mile PR pace;
Example: Mile PR pace is 7:00 minutes; Your 600 meter pace is 2:36 + :12 to :18 seconds. Look to hit your run in between 2:48 to 2:54.
400 meters Fast;
Fast Pace = Mile PR pace
Example: Mile PR pace is 7:00 minutes. Your 400 meter pace is 1:44 or slightly below.
200 meters Faster;
Faster Pace = Mile PR pace minus :03 to :05 seconds faster than your Mile PR pace;
Example: Mile PR pace is 7:00 minutes. Your 200 meter faster pace is calculated at :49 seconds or below.
200 meter recovery walk.
This is a recovery walk so use this for full recovery for the next round.
No rest in between intervals.
Click on link to calculate your paces.
Ask your coach for help on the pace calculator.
Focus on hitting your intervals as they get faster each round. Use the recovery walk as a catalyst to prepare for the next round.
This has a lot of meters so prepare yourself for a high volume.
Total Meters and Score:
6000 meters = 3.72 miles.
This wod is for total time.
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