Respect the Flag

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Flag Day Introduction: Quote from 1861 Civil War address by Henry Ward Beecher: Our flag…means just what Concord and Lexington meant, what Bunker Hill meant…the rising up of a valiant young people against an old tyranny to establish the most momentous doctrine that the world has ever known—the right of men to their own selves […]

Shift Your Focus

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Warmorama: Limp Member 10 Side straddle hops 10 The Reacher 10 Don Quixotes (windmill) 10 Hillbillies LBAC F and B ==End Warmup== The Thang: Mosey to football field, Karaoke facing left and right on way. Circle Burp!  Pax circle up, everyone chops knees. Starts with Q yelling “Down”, everyone does burpee, then next guy to […]

No Fear. Know Love

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Warmorama: Limp Member 10 Side straddle hops 10 The reacher 10 Don Quixotes (windmill) 10 Toy Soldier LBAC F and B ==End Warmup== The Thang: Mosey to football field, Karaoke facing left and right on way. Circle Burp!  Pax circle up, everyone chops knees. Starts with Q yelling “Down”, everyone does burpee, then next guy […]

Pursue Truth

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5:30 AM – Circle up The Warmorama: Limp Member OYO Side Straddle Hops x 10 IC Reacher x 10 IC Don Quixote x 10 IC Little Baby Arm Circles F & B x 10 IC The Thang: 1. Mosey to football field, alternating Karaoke, High Knees and Butt Kicks. 2. Circle-Burbs Pax circle, chop knees. […]

Salute to Our Troops

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Salute to Our Troops 5:30 AM – Reveille played The Warmorama: Don Quixote x 10 IC Side Straddle Hops x 15 IC Reacher x 10 IC Imperial Walker x 10 IC The Thang: Call to Battle Trumpets sounded, indicating time to go. Marines’ Hymn (Halls of Montezuma) called us over to the Marine outpost: Lap […]

Pain Makes You Stronger

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Pain Makes You Stronger   “Sometimes you must hurt in order to know, lose in order to gain, because life‘s greatest lessons are learned through pain.” – Nagato – Ninja Master / War Orphan   When: 01/13/20 QIC: Yard Sale The PAX: Outhouse, Full Monte (respect), Inside Out, Blackout (respect), Gump, McDreamy (respect), Duck (double […]

Be BOLD!

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Be BOLD! Posted on September 24, 2018.  @Yard Sale Posted in Backblasts When: 09/24/18 QIC: Yard Sale The PAX: Zamboni (respect), Snaggle, FT, Nut Shell, Kodak, Gizzard, Dollar Bill, Check Please, Snookie, McDreamy (respect), Airbags (respect), Lucky Charms, Outhouse, Full Monte (respect), Inside Out, Blackout (respect)   Message: “Be BOLD!”  Push yourself and get comfortable […]

Embrace the Pain

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When: 7/3/2018 QIC: Yard Sale The PAX: Full Monty (respect), Bada Bing, Pom Pom, Mr. Yuk, Wood Shack, Inside Out, Snookie, Airbags, Bullwinkle, Low Maintenance, Outhouse, Sandcrab (respect), Blackout (respect), Slash (respect), McDreamy (respect)   16 strong Pax joined the formation ready for battle.  Excellent turnout. Nobody shied away from Aaahnold’s warning of “Embrace the […]

Salute Our Troops

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  15 Strong Pax fought their way out of the fartsack to come honor the troops, get dirty, and support the VQ. It was a perfect gloom, 66 degrees and breezy.  Some veterans were understandably absent, nursing wounds from the recent Spartan battle, yet several Spartan soldiers burst through the gloom to continue the fight this […]