Why Everyone Should Treat CrossFit as a Sport

Why Everyone Should Treat CrossFit as a Sport

Time for another edition of ‘Deep Thought Thursday,’ so in your best internal Heath Ledger voice: “Here…we…go.” On Wednesday night, I sat down with a new couple for one of our ‘No Sweat Intros.’ For those that don’t know...
Better Skill While Fatigued?

Better Skill While Fatigued?

After Wednesday’s WOD, Amy grabbed me and asked a great question, one that I’m sure many of you have asked yourselves a time or two…I know I certainly have: “Why did my double unders get better in the later rounds of today’s workout?” I’m going to offer up a couple of...
Why Does Strength Development Matter?

Why Does Strength Development Matter?

Today’s workout is a 1 rep max back squat. Its an interesting thing to hear the chatter surrounding a day like this. The gym is almost divided in half in terms of liking it and disliking it. Whereas when 7 minutes of burpees or something with a long run comes up, its...
Success Breeds Motivation

Success Breeds Motivation

Below are a few YouTube videos. Click on one…or all three, they’re short:   Rudy Training Montage Rise and Swim Eric Thomas Now, tell me you’re not ready to run out and rip the head off a lion while running through a brick wall that is on fire!   In all...
I Am Broke

I Am Broke

I am Broke…. I hate those words. I have had to say them more than once, like we all do. However, I am a competitive person and I want to WOD hard and compete with my friends Jeff, Jose, Jason, Mark (all of them), Eddie, Eddie, Brandon and everyone in the room. I want...