U.S. Army First Sergeant Michael “Hammer” Bordelon, 37, of Morgan City, Louisiana, assigned to the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), based out of Fort Lewis, Washington, died on May 10, 2005, from injuries sustained when a car bomb exploded near him in Mosul, Iraq on April 23, 2005.
He is survived by his wife Mila; children Mike Jr., Jacob, and Johanna; mother Dolores; and sister Doreen Scioneaux.
PERFORMANCE + FITNESS
Coach Led Barbell Warm Up
Five rounds, each for time, of:
Power Clean (135#/95#), 5 reps
Front squat (135#/95#), 10 reps
Jerk (135#/95#), 5 reps
Rest 90 seconds
Perform 1 set of each “station” in succession for 60 seconds (doing as many reps with perfect form as possible) using a weight that’s challenging for 15 to 20 reps.
Give yourself 15 seconds to move between stations.
Rest for 2 minutes after you’ve completed 1 circuit of all 10 stations.
Complete a total of 3 circuits.
Station 1: Goblet Squat
Station 2: Mountain Climber
Station 3: Single-Arm Dumbbell or KB Swing
Station 4: T-Pushup w/Dumbbells
Station 5: Split Jump
Station 6: Dumbbell Row
Station 7: Dumbbell Side Lunge & Touch
Station 8: Pushup Position Row (Renegade Row)
Station 9: Dumbbell Lunge and Rotation
Station 10: Dumbbell Push Press