Category Archives: Round 14

P90X2 / X3 / Skogg Kettlebell Hybrid

I Just Did 100 Push Ups


Yes. Cutting to the chase, I did it. Just a few minutes ago, I was finally able to muster the will to do 100 consecutive push ups. Upon completion, I collapsed to the floor! After failing in my first attempt … Continue reading

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One Step Forward, Two Weeks Back


After my complete and total failure last week to perform 100 consecutive push ups, I was forced to confront my demons. Having fallen just 10 short of the desired outcome, I had to look within and ask why. Why did … Continue reading

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100 Push Ups: Close, But No Cigar!


On Monday, I completed my final week of the 6 week, 100 Push Ups program. Because I was able to do 30 consecutive push ups in my initial test, I was able to begin in Week 3, making this only … Continue reading

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Another Exhaustion Test


Well, I made it through week 5, with better success than Week 4. I still needed to break up my final “max” set into smaller subsets, but–hey–I was working. My cumulative push up count on Day 3 was 201 over … Continue reading

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Failure at Forty-Four


I finished up the third and final day of Week 4 of the 100 Push Ups program, again having to break my final two sets into smaller sub-sets to get all the reps in. Over the course of the five … Continue reading

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One Hundred Push Ups


A knee injury has sidelined me from tennis and many of the workout routines I employ to try to stay fit. To occupy myself with an arbitrary goal, I’ve decided to try the 100 Push Ups program. The appeal is … Continue reading

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Pause


I’ve now completed 47 days from my hybrid schedule and I’m taking a break. My Austrian hut to hut hiking tour begins in less than a week and I need to rest my knees as much as possible before we … Continue reading

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Finding My Legs


As summer advances, so does my progress on this Hybrid regimen. I’m now 33 days in and enjoying a recovery week. It’s been exactly two years since I’ve done P90X2 and hour long workouts. And it’s been a challenging change … Continue reading

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Round 14: A New Hybrid


Before my kettlebell infatuation was consummated, I went through the effort to create a 90 day, P90X2 / X3 Hybrid. I enjoyed and benefited from both those programs in the past, so I wanted to continue to reap those rewards, … Continue reading

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