About Nicole Zacher

Nicole is a coach at CPMFitness. Health and Fitness have been a huge part of her life starting out as a young multiple sport athlete. She is always looking for the next challenge and a way to inspire others. Nicole also brings experience as a licensed physical therapist and when she is not at the gym she is probably coaching soccer or playing the role as a devoted mother and wife.

Entries by Nicole Zacher

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 20 – 24

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 20 – 24

There is ALWAYS something to be Thankful for!

Monday: This is going to be great week of workouts. We start things off with 3-Rounds of Deadlifts paired with “Cindy” and Running!? The reps of the deadlift change but each round will consist of 5-rounds of Cindy (5-pull-ups, 10 push-ups, 15 squats) and a 400m Run. 

Two part Tuesday: Part A is a 6-min AMRAP of KB STO and KB Swings. Every drop is 6-burpees!! Part B is for time: 21-15-9 of dumbbell squat clean thrusters and Toes to Bar.  

Wednesday: (Strength Day) Lets call today, “Squat ‘Till You Drop!”  We begin with 10-min […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 13-17

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 13-17

Gratitude turns what we have into ENOUGH!  

Monday: Partner Day of running, handstand holds and rowing! The weather looks pretty good 2.0⛅️  but you might want to pack along those sweatshirts:-) 

Tuesday: (Strength Day) Part A: 2 for 1 special with Snatch and OH Squats.  This if followed by 3-rounds for time of more snatches partnered with doubles OR Box Jumps – you get to pick! 

Wednesday: One area I need more work on is shoulder mobility. Lucky ?  for me that is exactly what we start the day with. Then we dive into a 5-rounder of some of my favorites ❤️  pistols OR […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 6 – 10

CPM Week of Workouts: Nov 6 – 10

MAKE AN EFFORT NOT AN EXCUSE

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1-RM Clean and Jerk followed by a conditioning 4-rounds for time of pull-ups, power cleans and STO.

Tuesday: Get ready to grind today with 4-rounds of burpees, box jumps and farmer carry. This one looks sneaky tough and will take some time to complete! 

Wednesday: We start the midweek with some core training—movement this week is V-ups. This is followed by a ladder couplet of KB swings and 400m Run.? 

Thursday: The theme today is “24”. It’s 6-rounds of squats, push-ups, lunges and running! BW workouts are some of my favorites ❤️

Friday: We end the week […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 30 – Nov 3

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 30 – Nov 3

Trade you Expectations to Appreciation
and the World Changes Instantly
~Tony Robbins~

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1-RM Squat Clean followed by 5 rounds for time of Hang Power Cleans, Front Rack Lunges and Bar Facing Burpees. My suggestion would be NOT to go too light or else you might face a penalty ?

Tuesday: It’s HALLOWEEN—Don’t forget to dress up! ?  Today our theme is “Don’t Drop the Ball ? “. This is a 30-minute partner AMRAP filled with wallballs, sit-up toss with ball, Ball Run and a burpee penalty. I can’t wait to see all the costume pics! 

Wednesday: We start the […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 23-27

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 23-27

You Don’t Get It
BY WISHING

Monday: We start off the week with a little mobility training followed by 16-min AMRAP of Dips, Pull-ups, Squats and Running. ?

Tuesday: (Strength Day)  Part A: 1-RM Overhead Squat followed by a row sandwich filled with 5-rounds of more OH squats and doubles. ❤️

Wednesday: We have lots of fun things planned for today—it’s Chipper Wednesday! Movements you can expect to perform include some medium length runs, rope climbs, handstand push-ups, burpees, pistols and rowing. 

Thursday: (Strength Day)  I am really excited for today. We start with a 3-RM Deadlift build-up and end with the “Flight Simulator”. It’s going to be […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 16-20

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 16-20

Create Healthy Habits not Restrictions! 

Monday: Who’s ready for Cardio Monday?!? Hope you all said yes as we have a goodie in store for you to start the week. It’s a 1-mile run, 300-doubles and a 2K row. The good news is you choose how you break it up. ?

Tuesday: (Strength Day)  Part A: 1-RM Power Clean. Part B: An AMRAP ladder couplet of power cleans and box jumps— with a surprise ending!?

Wednesday: Death by Wednesday:-) Wallball is the movement of choice. Once you have recovered from this we have some running, toes to bar, rowing and DB snatches. 

Thursday: We start with a little Tabata this […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 9 – Oct 13

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 9 – Oct 13

BELIEVE IN
YOURSELF.

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1RM Snatch followed by a 13-minute AMRAP couplet of snatches and doubles! Get ready for the Heart Rate to skyrocket!! ?

Tuesday: We start off the day with some Ab work in a 3-minute AMRAP of sit-ups and slamballs. This is followed by 5-rounds of running, box jumps and wall balls. ❤️  

Wednesday: Muscle up Wednesday! First up is a 10-minute warm-up that includes ring rows, dips and cleans. Then we dive into Part B where we get to have a little fun with muscle ups (C2B pull-ups) paired with a power clean build-up and some running to start and […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 2nd – 6th

CPM Week of Workouts: Oct 2nd – 6th

A negative mind with NEVER give you a positive life!
Fall? —This is by far my favorite time of year! Pumpkins? , candles, fuzzy socks and coffee ☕️. Hope you have all enjoyed September and are ready for another month of some amazing workouts!

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1RM Split Jerk —off the back– followed by 6 Rounds (3 Minutes Each). Odd rounds consists of deadlifts, hang cleans and push jerks. Even rounds is max cal rowing!

Tuesday: We start off the day with some gymnastics. This is followed by a 3-round triplet of running, pull-ups and squats! ❤️  There is an option to #bassup today with […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 25 – 29

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 25 – 29

We Rise by Lifting Others!

Monday: Hope you all enjoyed Partner Week! It was fun to see some new faces at the gym. We start this week off with some AMRAP fun with Thrusters, KB Swings, Medball Cleans and Doubles.

Tuesday: (Strength Day) A: Split Jerk 1-RM followed by 12-min AMRAP of strict pull-ups, toes to bar and Overhead Squats!

Wednesday: Mid-week motivation with 10 rounds for time of ring rows, man makers and broad jumps! Don’t worry it’s only 5 Man-Maker’s each round! ?

Thursday:  Today is going to be a great day! It’s the start of the #bassup28 […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 18 – 22

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 18 – 22

 BRING–A–FRIEND–WEEK

 

Monday: Max it out Monday with three 10-min Partner AMRAP’s of Sprints, Doubles and Cal Rowing. We have done this one before and should be a great start to BAFW!

Tuesday: Running Cindy AMRAP!  In 20-minutes Partner 1 must Run? 400m while Partner 2 completes max rounds of “Cindy”. When Partner 1 finishes the Run?, the partners switch with Partner 1 picking up where Partner 2 left off in the AMRAP. Swap after every 400m run?.

Wednesday: Partner “Fight Gone Bad” Style with 5-rounds of Wall Ball, KB SDLHP, Knees to Elbow, Box Jumps and Push-press. In this workout you move from each of five stations after a minute. The clock does not reset or […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 11 – 15

CPM Week of Workouts: Sept 11 – 15

You were born to BE REAL,
not to BE PERFECT!  

Monday: 9/11 Tribute WOD –  “The Pentagon.”  This WOD entails a total of 184 reps. Movements you can expect to perform include power cleans, sit-ups, box jumps, pull-ups and running. The number of reps represent the number of victims. The mile distance represents the distance around the pentagon. Should be a great start to the week! 

Tuesday: Who’s ready for 5-round Tuesday?!? Today you will see Turkish Get-Ups, wallballs and a short run. Get ready to increase your overall body stability, awareness, balance, and coordination.

Wednesday: (Strength Day). This week our […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: September 4-8

CPM Week of Workouts: September 4-8

Be fearless in the pursuit of
what sets your soul on FIRE!

Monday: LABOR DAY!  8:30 & 9:30 class ONLY @ Western Mall. Come and join us for team Trevor. In teams of four you will complete 300 Pull-ups then, 400 Push-ups then, 500 Sit-ups and finish with 600 Squats.

Tuesday: (Strength Day) Part A: 5-RM Push Press followed by a run sandwich filled with pistols and abs! You get a lot of bang for your buck with pistol squats! This leg exercise allows you to build tremendous strength in your lower body as well as your abs and low back without requiring […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: August 28 – Sept 1

CPM Week of Workouts: August 28 – Sept 1

BE STRONGER ??THAN YOUR
EXCUSES! 

Monday: (Strength Day) We start the week of with squats for everyone! Part A: 5-RM of Front Squats. Part B: Some distance running paired with front squats and pull-ups!

Tuesday: Ready to retest your 1K Row for Time? Hope so! We start the day off with just that which is then be followed by a Tabata series that will get your heart rate pumping! Movements you can expect to see include lateral hops, burpees,  ball slams double-unders and shoulder taps. 

Wednesday: (Strength Day) Part A: Clean and Jerks followed by a 15-min AMRAP of Farmer Carry, C&J’s, […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: August 21-25

CPM Week of Workouts: August 21-25

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The Secret to Success
Is Consistency! 
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Hope you are all ready for throwback week!  These workouts were so good we decided to pull them out of the archives. Enjoy!

Monday: (Strength Day) We start the week off with a 3-RM build-up of OH squats ❤️  then jump into a couplet of OH squats paired with pull-ups! Last did 8/31/15. Both of these movements have a lot of bang for the buck, so to speak. #letsburnsomefat

Tuesday: (Strength Day) Part A: 3-RM Deadlift build-up followed by some gymnastics, more deadlifts and doubles! 

Wednesday: Get ready to show off your double skills! First up is “Annie” = doubles + […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: August 14 – 18

CPM Week of Workouts: August 14 – 18

 Don’t watch the clock; do what it does.
KEEP GOING!

Monday: I hope you have all recovered from the Man Makers. ?  We start this week with an 18-min AMRAP of pistols, push press, KB swings and doubles. Be ready for lots of reps on this one. #lovetotalbodyworkouts

Tuesday: Fun with AMRAP’s today. Movements you can expect to perform include HR push-ups, KB swings, squats and the BEAR ?  complex!

Wednesday: Deadlifts are the featured lift for today along with pull-ups, HS push-ups and running!  A little push paired with a little pull glued together with a run! 

Thursday: We start off the day with 3-rounds of hinge work […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: August 7th – 11th

CPM Week of Workouts: August 7th – 11th

Expect nothing & Appreciate everything!

 

Monday: We start the week working on our false grip followed by a ladder down of muscle ups (pull-ups), wallballs and running?!  This will be a great way to get loose for the week ?

Tuesday:  We continue with our shoulder/back work in a 8-min EMOTM of shoulder taps and power cleans followed by a 16-min AMRAP of Cal rowing, Burpee Box Jumps and Power Cleans! 

Wednesday: Nothing better then a mid-week conditioning WOD filled with rowing, running, thrusters and pull-ups. ???

Thursday: 5-stations, each 5-minutes in length with a 1-minute rest in between?? . Movements you can expect to perform include […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: July 31st – August 4th

CPM Week of Workouts: July 31st – August 4th

Your ATTITUDE
Determines Your
DIRECTION!

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1-RM Strict Press followed by 15-12-9 reps for time of Clean and Jerks partnered with Pull-ups and an Ab Finisher! 

Tuesday:  (Strength Day) We start things off with a Snatch and OH Squat build-up; then progress into a 16-min AMRAP of rowing, box jumps, burpees and squat snatch!

Wednesday: Today we have a longer WOD planned. It will consist of running, rowing, wall balls and OH weighted sit-ups. Nothing better then a midweek cardio blast that is paired with ABS and leg work! ?

Thursday: Full menu today! First we start off with some pull-up work and then […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: July 24-28

CPM Week of Workouts: July 24-28

YOUR ONLY LIMIT
IS
YOU! 

Monday: The name of today’s workout is “It’s not a big deal!” First up is 4-rounds of max wall ball and rowing; Second series is 4-rounds of max pull-ups and running. This is going to be a great way to start your week! 

Tuesday:  2-round couplets are on the agenda for today. First 6-minute AMRAP is hang cleans paired with box overs. Second 6-min AMRAP is shoulder to overhead paired with rowing! 

Wednesday: Today we are making a Row sandwich? . Each piece of sourdough (800m Row) will be filled with handstand push-ups, pistols and KB swings! ? 

Thursday: (Strength Day) Part A. 1RM Snatch followed […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: July 17-21

CPM Week of Workouts: July 17-21

MAKING
MISTAKES
is Better Then
FAKING
PERFECTION
 

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 2RM Power Cleans followed by a couplet of power cleans with the new and improved 800m Run! ?? Forecast looks to be SUNNY and ? ! 

Tuesday:  (Strength Day) Part A: EMOTM of Power Snatch + OHS. Part B: Every 2-minutes for 20-minutes we will complete pull-ups, push-ups, squats and double-unders! Not going to lie, I am really loving ❤️  the body weight workouts! 

Wednesday: NO barbell today, instead it will be 4-rounds for time of KB swings, ball slams and rowing! 

Thursday: This week we have another cardio trio, this time it’s rowing for meters, deck […] Read more

CPM Week of Workouts: July 10-14

CPM Week of Workouts: July 10-14

RE-SET, RE-ALIGN, RE-START!!
 

Monday: (Strength Day) Part A: 1RM Back Squat?  followed by 5-rounds for time of rowing, KB Swings, and Bar?? Up’s!

Tuesday:  Part A: Rowing + Abs followed by a conditioning 5-rounds of toes to bar, push-ups, goblet squats and a Run!?

Wednesday: We start the midweek off with the Shoulder Youghh aka Mobility. This is something we can all incorporate into our daily routine to help with tight shoulders. Part B: For those of you who participated in the FNL this WOD may look familiar: 10-rounds of thrusters paired with doubles?❗️ 

Thursday: Cardio Trio of Rowing, Running and BJ’s! Whiskey, Tango, Foxtrot! ???

Friday: (Strength Day) Part […] Read more