Crossfit workout (WOD) is a certain amount of work (the task), which is necessary to perform. Each crossfit workout doesn’t look like the previous one, and it is possible that even during the year you will not have any repetitive training. Each time you need to do a workout with a new configuration (relation) of modalities, a completely different set of exercises, the number of repetitions and the weight.
WOD - is a crossfit workout (also called a metcon or a crossfit WOD). Close in meaning to “WOD” is a workout of the day, a complex, a task. “WOD” is used mainly for designation crossfit workouts, and in other sports this abbreviation is not used.
Before moving on to WODs description, lets define the concept of Crossfit briefly.
Crossfit is a system (philosophy) of a general physical training of anybody, aimed at the uniform development of all physical qualities (strength, endurance, coordination, power). However, Crossfit does not require any special training or experience. The same approach (crossfit program) often applies to all athletes in the gym, however weights and intensity are scaled individually depending on the athlete's physical training. CrossFit is a branded fitness regimen created by Greg Glassman and is a registered trademark of CrossFit, Inc.
Crossfit program is a sequence of crossfit workouts (WODs) drawn up in a special order, taking into account the goals set, rules and common sense.
Crossfit requires constant alternation of exercises from the three main groups (weightlifting, gymnastics and cardio) to acquire an excellent and comprehensively developed physical form. In addition to alternating exercises, in a normal and balanced training program will also alternate the time (duration) of workouts - this is necessary to actualize the required neuroendocrinal response of a person to different loads. Therefore, a person engaged in crossfit training is able to perform both high-intensity training in 2 minutes, and long 20-30 minute workouts, and with the same ease run a marathon.
It is also necessary to take into account, that competing athletes and people who engaged into crossfit to maintain a good physical shape have a completely different programs.
Workout Search Page (WOD) WODCAT app is powerful and flexible tool for searching the right workout. At the moment WODCAT service has the most progressive, detailed and at the same time free search for WOD (crossfit workouts) compared to other on-line services on the Internet or mobile app. This page provides training for various kinds of sports (circular training, strength training, stretching, crossfit).