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MovNat MAPS Workouts: Week of October 12, 2020

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MAPS: Week of October 12, 2020

Session 1

Warm Up: 2-3 Rounds : Hold Position for 1-2 Breaths

Emphasis: 

Option 1: Perform each balance skill or drill individually : 3-5 Sets/Skill : Rest 1-2min

Option 2: Perform in sequences of any skill for listed distance/reps or until you lose balance or fatigue : Use 2×4, rail, narrow surface, or draw or follow a line on the ground : 20min : Rest as needed

Forward and Backward Counterbalance Drill : 5-8x

Balanced Side Shuffle : 6m/dir
and/or
Balanced Deep Knee Bend Side Shuffle : 3m/dir

Balanced Tripod Transition : 2-5x/side

**Challenge**
Try performing the skills with eyes closed or catching/throwing/carrying an object.

Combo: 3-5 Rounds

Session 2

Warm Up: 2 Rounds : Hold Position for 1-2 Breaths

Emphasis:

Start at your current skill level. Perform each movement skill individually

3-5 Sets/Skill : Rest 1-2min between sets, 2-3min between skills

Backward Sprawl From Kneel : 5-8x

Backward Sprawl – Neutral Spine Variation : 5-8x

Backward Sprawl – Extended Hips Variation : 5-8x

Forward Sprawl : 5-8x : option to modify using kneeling position and Prone Get Up

Combo: 3-5 Rounds

Session 3

Warm Up: 2-3 Rounds : Hold Position for 1-2 Breaths

Emphasis:

Option 1: Perform 2-4 Sets of each skill : Reps and Rest as indicated

Option 2: Open Practice : 20-30min : Perform a few reps of any skill or combination of skills : Rest as needed

Side Hang : 10-30sec : rest 1-2min

Tuck Swing or Tap Swing : 5-8x : Rest 1-2min

Pull Up to Forearm Hang : 5-8x : Rest 1-2min

Forearm Pull Up : 5-8x : Rest 2-3min

Tuck Pop Up or Swing Pop Up : 5-8x : Rest 2-3min

Coaching Tip: If performing each skill, complete the Pop Up skills before the Pull Up skills.

Combo: 3-5 Rounds 

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