SKILLS CLASS TONIGHT at 6:30pm (Double Unders and Toes to Bar)!
On August 6, 2011, a tragedy shook the military community and Americans everywhere. In a single instance, America lost 30 military service members, many of whom were members of the Navy SEAL community—and one military K9– when a CH-47 Chinook helicopter, call sign Extortion 17, was downed in Afghanistan. In the wake of the unimaginable tragedy, a mission was born.
Following the downing of Extortion 17, a fundraising WOD—hosted at more than 430 gyms around the country with more than 10,000 participants—raised $300,000 over a four-week period to support the 30 families affected. This prompted the organizers to create 31Heroes to remember our fallen heroes and take care of their loved ones.
8 Thrusters (155/105)
6 Rope Climbs
11 Box Jumps (30/24)
One partner works through the AMRAP while the other partner performs a 400m plate carry (45/25)