Butt Sweat and Tears

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YHC wanted to fill this workout with things he loves and things loves to hate. Before the ME, 4 Pax gathered to patrol the BC streets at an epic pace and 3 others hit the best bar in the neighborhood. There were a total of 26 when the ME started. The Warm Up: SSH: IC […]

Cinematic Anniversary

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Two years ago, 12 men ventured into new territory to launch The Thicket. Today 23 PAX — who now have nine AOs in that once new territory of Chatham County — celebrated the anniversary in cinematic fashion. It had all the makings of a blockbuster: nostalgia, comedy, action sequences, special effects, a dynamic foe, plot […]

Planet of the Apes – Mystery Q Week 1

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YHC was the first mystery Q for The Thicket’s Mystery Q Month. 28 PAX met in the forbidden lands near Woods Charter School now occupied by a growing nation of genetically evolved apes. During the warm-up, two apes dressed in black robes wielding swords ran out of the woods and screamed:  No Trust Human!  Humans Leave […]

Squat Squat Pass

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Inspired by the badassness of those who completed the Chapel Hill Go Ruck Tough this weekend, YHC wanted to challenge the PAX to work as a team to share the load. Three PAX kept the Jungle alive, 3 others came early for fellowship pull ups and a total of 25 showed up for the Main […]

Texas-Sized Beatdown

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The Golden Pinky Farewell Tour rolled into The Thicket this morning for stop #3 out of 6. Unlike the last 2 stops, YHC was Q-ing solo today, which only seemed appropriate, as The Thicket was the site of YHC’s VQ four short months ago. As YHC prepares to make the move back home to Austin, […]

A Case of Whoopass

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As a preblast in Slack, Grunge made it clear that a case of whoopass would appear at The Jungle. It was only a few hours before that announcement  that I was wondering who had the Q at the ME. I was definitely not over-prepared but took Grunge’s clarion call to heart. I sketched up a […]

AMRAP World Tour, Stop #2

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It is hard to believe, but this is the 2nd stop for the AMRAP world tour and we’re not even charging admission!! Warm up Arm Circles (in cadence x12) Reverse (in cadence x11) Mountain Climbers (in cadence x20) SSH (in cadence x20) The Thang A brief overview of what we were about to endure, a […]

Rep and Run Race

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After 9 got crushed at the inaugural iteration of The Jungle EC. 21 PAX ventured out for a Rep and Run Race. YHC has had to give up a couple of Qs recently due to work requirements, and it is never fun when real life intrudes on F3 life, so when Dueling Banjos needed a […]