(01.26.22) – Clockwork “CORE”nge

AO: Lightning Rod

QIC: Lumbergh

PAX: Bob Evans, Herbie, Samurai, Walkman, Slash, Free Lunch, Steamy Nix,


Frosty and foggy! But energy was high!

Warm up

  • SSH x 20 IC
  • 3rd Grade Exercise x 15 IC
  • Slow High Knees x 10 IC
  • Monkey Humpers x 10 IC
  • Windmills x 10 IC
  • Scissor Arms x 10 IC

Mosey to field

The Thang

Mosey to the middle of the field. Setting up five cones, one in the center of the field, the rest 20 yards away from center creating an ‘X’.

PAX starts in the center and always returns to the center station after visiting each station. Every time the PAX returns to the center of the field –> 5 Merkins (EVERYTIME)

  • Start with your Merkins
  • RUN to the first station do the work, NUR back to center
  • Continue thru this rotation, until all stations have been visited
  • Start next round by adding 5 more reps to each station, Merkins remain 5 reps always
  • Station 1 – Big Bois
  • Station 2 – Opposite Arm/Foot Touches in Pike Plank (HC)
  • Station 3 – Double Leg Raises (without touching the ground)
  • Station 4 – Pickle Draggers (HC)


Stress is a fact of professional life, but extreme and unrelenting pressures can lead to the debilitating state we call burnout.

Three symptoms characterize burnout: exhaustion; cynicism, or distancing oneself from work; and inefficacy, or feelings of incompetence and lack of achievement. Research has linked burnout to many health problems, including hypertension, sleep disturbances, depression, and substance abuse. Moreover, it can ruin relationships and jeopardize career prospects.

Resolving burnout often requires changes at the job, team, or organizational level. But you can also take steps toward recovery and prevention on your own: Prioritize your health, shift your perspective to determine which aspects of your situation are fixed and which can be changed, reduce exposure to the most stressful activities and relationships, and seek out helpful interpersonal connections.

It’s important to ward off burnout on your team as well: Insist on time for rest and renewal, set realistic work limits, boost your team’s sense of control, provide meaningful recognition, and ask people what help or training they need to succeed.


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