Better Performance in 5-Minutes!

The basic principle behind doing a dynamic range of motion warm-up is to prep your body for movement by elevating your heart rate and improving circulation, thereby increasing blood flow and “warming up” your working muscles. Warming up properly will lead to a better performance once the real work begins. Above all, injury prevention is […]

Soreness: Why, When, & What to do

As we turn our calendars to July, we find ourselves in the middle of summer. A time when many lose sight of their goals. But here at Worthy, we have goals and are aggressively motivated to achieve them. That means increasing muscle size and tendon strength with our hypertrophy program while honing technique and skills—personal […]

New in July! Let's get Strong together!

June’s swimming program is winding down (WOW that went by fast!), but we are very excited to announce TWO new specialty programs coming to you in July!! These classes will start the first week in July and be held at 6:30pm. Therefore, there will be no 6:30pm class for July and beginning of August. We […]

Crossover Symmetry

What do your cell phone, laptop, notebooks, and textbooks have in common? They’re all killers—killers of good posture. Hunching over to text, tweet, and take notes, rounds your shoulders forward. Your shoulder blade, the scapula, follows suit by rounding forward into a poor position. Trying to perform the athletic movements we see everyday in CrossFit […]

3 Year Anniversary!

Today, March 12th, is CrossFit Worthy’s 3rd year Anniversary! So many things have been on my mind today, from “Wow- 3 years went by fast” and “it’s only been three years–we’re still in our toddler years?”- to a feeling of such accomplishment! Starting a business is very scary, so much unknown territory, so much learning, […]

03.28.2014

Main – CrossFit Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 4 Rounds: :15 Dead Lift :15 Front Squat :15 Mountain Climber :15 Jump Squat -Then- 4 Rounds: :15 Plank :15 Superman :15 Side Plank R :15 Side Plank L Weightlifting Turkish Get Up (10:00 Practice) Metcon CrossFit Games Open 14.5 (Time) For Time: 21 Thruster, 95#/65# 21 Bar […]

03.26.2014

Have signed up for the CMU Snapshot Scramble?? If not, ITS NOT TOO LATE!!! You have until Sunday at 5pm to register and turn in your teams payment!!! Not sure what I am talking about? Look it up!! ALL PROCEEDS GO TO THE SOUP KITCHEN and its a fun time for all!! Teams of 3 […]

03.25.2014

WARM-UP: 5:00 AMRAP 5 DB Press 10 Bar Rows 15 Squats STRENGTH: Every :30 for 8:00—-DEATH BY: 1.) Strict Pull Ups 2.) Dips/Push Ups WOD: 10:00 100 Partner BURPEES AFAP AMRAP for remainder of time: THRUSTERS! 135/95# The last CrossFit Open workout (14.5) will be announced Thursday at 8pm! We will be watching it live […]

03.24.2014

WARM-UP:   3 Rounds:                      5 Wall Squats                      5 Goblet Squats                      5 Air Squats                      5/5 Lunges STRENGTH: […]

03.19.2014

WARM-UP: 5 Rounds: 5 Good Mornings 5 Deadlifts 5 Front Squats STRENGTH: 10:00 to find a heavy 5RM Deficit Deadlift WOD: AMRAP IN 7:00 A1: 150m Row (pace) A2: Kb Swings (American) 53/35# A3: Push Press 95/65# —-REST—- AMRAP IN 7:00 A1: 30 Double Unders (pace) A2: Power Snatch 95/65# or 40% A3: Weighted Sit […]