Barbell + 1 KB Workout A

The Barbell + 1 KB Workout A routine first appeared in Issue #2. The Barbell + 1 KB Workout A routine is a strength-focused kettlebell and barbell workout using seven circuits with seven exercises total.

Workout Instructions

The following workout features seven exercises in seven circuits. Perform all exercises one after the other without rest until all reps of each round are complete. Rest 1 to 2 minutes between rounds.


Workout Specs

Spec Value
Ability Focus Strength
Equipment Kettlebell and Barbell
Body Focus Lower Body

Workout Sets/Reps

Set Exercise Rounds x Reps/Time
A: 2-Hand KB Swing 2 x 10 REPS
B: Barbell Deadlift Wendler 5/3/1 Program
C: 1-Arm KB Row 3 x 5/4/3/2/1 REPS ES
D: 2-Hand KB Swing 4 x 10 REPS
E: KB Farmer’s Carry 3 x 50 FEET (Heavy Weight)
F: Banded Plank 3 x 20-30 SEC
G: KB Turkish Get Up 3 x 3 REPS ES

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