Murph Avenged

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The minefield.

Imagine that Lieutenant Michael Murphy had offspring. Imagine that they wanted to avenge the death of their father. This is their story…

WOD:

Sprinting 800 meters from the landing zone to the perimeter of the terrorist compound, they traverse over a river using a steel bridge by hanging underneath it, going hand over hand, to the other side. On the ground, they stay low and crawl over a minefield to the ammunition building. Once there they quickly obtain an IED consisting of 45 lb or 25 lb explosives, then they wade 50 feet through a muddy stream, keeping the explosive overhead to keep it dry. Reaching the other side they lay the explosive at the base of the main building and wait one minute for a roving patrol to pass by.

They do this three times over, setting off no mines, because if they did they would have to do five burpees for each mine.

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