Where the Magic Happens

“It’s the willingness to keep pushing through new challenges, not shrink from them back into your comfort zone, that separates the successful from the unsuccessful.” -Jen Sincero, Author   Your comfort zone is where you experience no risk, no discomfort, no anxiety, and you’re content doing what you’re doing. When you live in your comfort […]

Inner Perfectionist

Slay The Inner Perfectionist Perfectionism can be a fatal flaw, especially when it comes to CrossFit. You might compare yourself to others; be constantly dissatisfied with your performance; obsess over your position on the whiteboard; overthink a technical lift; or be afraid to fail or appear weak. To overcome your inner perfectionist, start by focusing […]

Inner Perfectionist

Slay The Inner Perfectionist Perfectionism can be a fatal flaw, especially when it comes to CrossFit. You might compare yourself to others; be constantly dissatisfied with your performance; obsess over your position on the whiteboard; overthink a technical lift; or be afraid to fail or appear weak. To overcome your inner perfectionist, start by focusing […]

Chocolate Milk

Why Runners are Obsessed with Chocolate Milk  (How Runners make the Post-Workout Simpler) Heart pounding, legs burning, a runner reaches the final stretch of his race. With an all out burst of speed he crosses the finish line. His legs are rubbery as he stumbles to the scoring table and then off to a cooler […]

FRANK SINATRA & POWERLIFTING

Music has become essential to our enjoyment at the gym. Research has shown that music will influence performance in several ways. First, people will naturally follow tempo, which is the principle of entrainment or synchronization. We tend to run, bike, or row to the dominate beat of the music. A faster beat will often lead […]

Run the day or it'll run you!

THE SECRET TO DAILY PRODUCTIVITY  “Either run the day or the day runs you.” Productivity is making progress in areas of your life that are important. One productivity strategy that is simple and works is: Do the most important thing first. Sometimes our to-do list is never ending. Dealing with this challenge starts by defining the […]

What all Worthy-ers need to know

Let’s review the ground rules. Your coaches will do their best to remind you of these simple things as well. If athletes cannot make the class time they are reserved for, canceling of reservation is a must. All athletes need to be relatively warmed up by the start time of your class. Warm up using […]

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 […]

02.11.2014

WARM-UP: 5:00 AMRAP 5 Push Ups 10 Ring/Body Rows 15 Squats STRENGTH: 6 Rounds: :20on/:10off: 1.) Dips 2.) C2B (Chest to Bar) WOD: 10:00 AMRepsAP: 120 Double Unders/240 Singles 60 Lateral Burpees 30 T2B (toes to bar)

07.24.2013 [wednesday]

Max-Effort Lift: 20:00 Bench warm up: 10@bar, 8-10@45%, 5-10@65% work: 5@75%, 3@85%, 1+@95% back off: 10@50-60% Assistant Movement: Banded Tricep Push Downs 1x close to failure 1x failure Pulling Superset: 3 Rounds: 8-10 Supine Body Rows 12-15 Banded Pull Aparts (BPA) WOD: FOR TIME: 5-4-3-2-1 Muscle Ups 10-8-6-4-2 HSPU (Handstand Push ups) *alternating movements