WOD: – Workout of the Day.
- 1 What does WB mean in CrossFit?
- 2 What does DL mean in CrossFit?
- 3 What does WT mean in fitness?
- 4 What does BSD stand for in lifting?
- 5 What does DBL mean?
- 6 What does Rx mean CrossFit?
- 7 What is a drop set example?
- 8 What does OG mean in CrossFit?
- 9 What does RPE stand for?
- 10 What comes first strength or size?
- 11 What do weight lifters call weights?
- 12 What does PT mean in gym terms?
- 13 Are ATG squats better?
- 14 What does kg BB mean in Crossfit?
- 15 What’s the difference between Olympic bar and standard bar?
What does WB mean in CrossFit?
BBJO: Burpee Box Jump Overs. HCL: Hang Squat Clean. WB: Wall Ball. HPCL: Hang Power Clean.
What does DL mean in CrossFit?
DL: Deadlift. FS: Front Squat. GHR(D): Glute ham raise (developer). Posterior chain exercise, like a back extension.
What does WT mean in fitness?
Weight training is a common type of strength training for developing the strength and size of skeletal muscles. It utilizes the force of gravity in the form of weighted bars, dumbbells or weight stacks in order to oppose the force generated by muscle through concentric or eccentric contraction.
What does BSD stand for in lifting?
Avi Silverberg February 22, 2020. Whether or not you squat ass-to-grass is one of the most contentious topics in strength training circles.
What does DBL mean?
DBL means ” Don’t Be Late.” The abbreviation DBL is used to remind someone to be punctual and not to arrive after the agreed time. DBL is sometimes used as an abbreviation of ‘double’, but the context of the conversation should make it clear which definition applies.
What does Rx mean CrossFit?
10. RX: When a WOD is performed RX’d, that means the athlete performs all modalities using the prescribed weight and reps. In CrossFit, all WODs can be scaled down to meet your fitness level, but the goal is to get to a place where the RX is challenging, yet doable. 11.
What is a drop set example?
A drop set is basically an extended set of a move, usually performed as the last set of that exercise as a burnout. For example, for a seated dumbbell shoulder press, you’d do two sets of 10 to 12 reps using a certain weight.
What does OG mean in CrossFit?
OG means original gangster – CrossFit Danville.
What does RPE stand for?
One way to track your effort is with the RPE or Rate of Perceived Exertion scale. This method of measuring activity intensity level is also referred to as the Borg Rating of Perceived Exertion scale.
What comes first strength or size?
As they work together, more muscles are recruited, resulting first in additional strength and then in size gains. Remember, beginner lifters have to get through the neuromuscular adaptations of training before they start packing on muscle mass. Until you learn how to lift correctly, size increases will not happen.
What do weight lifters call weights?
Plate: Plates are the weights that go on each end of a barbell or adjustable dumbbell. In America, plates typically weight 45, 35, 25, 10, 5 or 2.5 pounds, while most international plates are 25, 20, 17, 10, 5, 2.5, 2, or 1 kilogram.
What does PT mean in gym terms?
Personal trainer, in fitness and bodybuilding.
Are ATG squats better?
It’s not necessarily best for you. For many, deep squats are useless for quad activation. ATG squats allow the quads to take a vacation and they never develop. Olympic weightlifters – known for being the deepest squatters – often use very shallow, overloaded squats in their training.
What does kg BB mean in Crossfit?
KBS: Kettlebell swing. ME: Max Effort. KTE or K2E: Knees to elbows. Kip: a gymnastic movement utilizing hip drive and C2E coordination to perform a bodyweight movement faster and/or more efficiently. MetCon: Metabolic Conditioning workout.
What’s the difference between Olympic bar and standard bar?
Olympic Bars are 7 feet long, made with shafts of “52” inches in length. These dimensions are critical to fit perfectly on weight training equipment. Standard Bars are only 5 or 6 feet long and will not fit. Olympic bars are heavier and thicker on the ends, which makes them far more stable than Standard Bars.