Midcoast CrossFit – Oly
Split Jerk Assistance Exercises (Oly) (No Measure)
–Jerk Footwork (Hands on hip/no barbell)
The next 2 movements can be performed up to 40% for reps of 3.
1. Jerk Step (w/ barbell remaining on shoulders in rack position)
2. Press in Split (w/ barbell, body remains in split position while pressing barbell overhead)
–Jerk Split Drop (w/ barbell only)
The next 2 movements can be performed from up to 60% – 75% for reps of 3:
–Jerk Behind + Jerk
–Split clean from the low block
Split Jerk (1-1-1-1-1)
Split Jerk from the rack. Build up slowly to a heavy single for the day.
*Suggestion is to start your reps of 2-3 with approx. 65-70%, building by 5# to gradually increase up to 75-80%. At that point, perform singles until you reach a heavy single for the day.