Tag: crossfit

Stand Up to Cancer: 2015 Crush Cancer Event

I love sharing information about working out and giving back. This weekend, in gyms across the country you can participate in: The 5th Annual 2015 Crush Cancer event to benefit Stand Up to Cancer!  The 5th Annual 2015 Crush Cancer event to benefit Stand Up To Cancer’s collaborative more »

Burnout: A Break Can Re-inspire

While I love boxing, I find that I am missing lifting big time. There is something about lifting a barbell that speaks to me. It’s been almost seven months since I have lifted consistently and my shoulders have all but recovered. To help satisfy my more »

Make Every Day Count

Another rest day is here! Hurray. I am sore from all the work this week which was made harder by all the crap food I ate. Birthday weeks are hard!!! Here are some interesting things I have come across this week around the web: ‘I more »

Love those Burpees Said No One Ever

Burpees Suck Something I did on Monday tweaked my back a bit. It started yesterday afternoon and it’s not super painful but I decided to take a rest day today to just let it heal a bit. It was a hard decision too. Coach Conan more »

CrossFit Kids is the Way!

Coached a great group of athletes this AM as I covered for Coach Nick at 6A.  Knowing you are going to coach a fun group of people helps alot in getting your butt up and out the door.  I also coached last night — totally more »

As CrossFit Explodes on the Scene, I wonder…

I clipped my ankle this AM while doing my workout — and it stunned me but I shook it off and continued on with the workout so it should be interesting to see if the reason I am not feeling pain is from the adrenaline more »

Reebok: Putting their money where their mouth is

Reebok is the major sponsor of Crossfit so it’s good from that perspective that they are putting their money where their mouth is.  Like many of the community, I am interested in seeing what mainstream recognition brings to CrossFit –the good and the bad. Should more »

Self Magazine talks CrossFit Games

Meet the “Fittest Female On Earth” Self Magazine isn’t exactly the role model of fitness/health/wellness magazines, but any press about CrossFit and how it can help set you on a path to wellness is good press. The toughest part of the weekend- not knowing what’s more »

Going Light on the Lady

I woke up with a sore throat so when I woke up this morning, I had some hot lemon tea so I could be ready for a workout. And today’s workout was all kinds of suck – as my fellow athlete Jon likes to say. more »

Crazy Day = Crazy Workout

A crazy day calls for a crazy workout — warmup 800m jog 10 pass thrus 10 bendy whirly birds 10 OHS 10 Good Mornings WOD teams of 4 baseball home base = lunges 1st base = kb swings 2nd base = squats 3rd base = more »