CFV announced that they will be testing the members to place people in Level 1 classes vs. Elements to break up the groups a bit and allow those working up to prescribed weights, etc. space to do so. I love the idea. I thought I’d post the standards.

Here they are:

Squats: 50 free squats
Push-ups: 10
Static hang: 30 seconds
Sit-ups: 30
Kettlebell Swings: 25
400 meter run: 2:00
Deadlift: 3/4 x bodyweight
Shoulder press: 1/4 x bodyweight
Sumo-Deadlift High-pull: M – 75lbs x 10 reps, W – 55lbs x 10 reps
Wall Ball: 25
500 meter row: M 1:55, W 2:20
Box jumps: 10 reps in 1 min to 12” box
Dips: M 3, W 1
Pull-ups: 3
L-sit: 10 seconds (above parallel)
2000 M row: M – 8:10, W – 9:50
Overhead Squats: M – 45lbs x 15 reps, W – 33lbs x 15 reps
7 rounds of Cindy in 20 minutes (AMRAP of 5 pull ups/ 10 push ups/ 15 squats)

And yes, all standards must be passed in one testing session. Most seem pretty do-able for me. The only one that freaks me out a bit is the 2000 M row not long after a 500M row. My little body does not love rowing, or maybe it’s my brain. All I know is last time we did the 1000 for time I couldn’t stand up afterward.
This will be coming up in a couple of weeks I think. I’ll let ya know how it goes.

Can you do all of these?

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2 Responses to “Testing”

  1. lisa.stryker says:

    I can’t do any of it, but I used to row…on real water…and we would race those distances and some longer as well. You should try the real thing some time, its pretty cool.

  2. jenn says:

    Hmmm…I don’t know what an L sit is. I’m guessing holding yourself on parallel bars with your feet up??? I know I could do a lot of these but honestly I don’t know if I could do it all in one testing session. I question my upper body strength. You Crossfitters are nuts!!! :) Good luck. You’ll be AWESOME. Can’t wait to hear how it goes for you!!

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