Workout of the Day: Friday, 11.6.15.

The 2015 Stache Showdown Mark your calendars for the 4th annual Stache Showdown. This amateur (non-sanctioned) partner strongman competition has been raising awareness of men’s health issues for the last four years, AND this year we would like to build awareness for a new Philly based non-profit, UliftU! WEIGHT CLASSES: Total Combined Partner Weight Lightweight women: […]


Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 8.26.15.

CFCC Beach Day Come with us to the beach! We are headed to Ocean City, New Jersey this Saturday (8/29) between 10th-11th street. Bring yourself, friends, family, games, and food if you wish. There are bathrooms conveniently located at our location, as well as plenty of options for food on the boardwalk. Be prepared for a […]


Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 7.7.15.

Rowing Seminar – Sunday 8/2/15 CFCC is hosting a two hour rowing seminar on Sunday, August 2nd from 12-2pm to provide athletes with the tools to improve their skills and technique on the erg. The seminar will be led by a very experienced former national champion rower, and involve comprehensive instruction and breakdown of the rowing […]


Workout of the Day: Friday, 6.26.15.

#EATWITHAPURPOSE Podcast Episode #4 is up! The Great American Strongman Competition There will be no formal classes held tomorrow in lieu of the GASC. There will be an “at home” workout posted for members. All spectators are encouraged to come watch some of the strongest athletes in the area throwdown in the streets of Philadelphia! Best […]


Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 6.9.15

The Great American Strongman Competition Thank you to CFCC member Brandon from Bear Bear Pro for putting together this fantastic video featuring Hafthór Júlíus Björnsson and Coach Chris! Don’t forget to mark your calendars to come support The Great American Strongman Competition on Saturday, June 27th from 9am – 4pm! For those competing and interested in trying out the […]


Workout of the Day: Sunday, 6.7.15

Congratulations to May’s Member of the Month Mohammad Al-Ramzi! Learn more about Mohammad and why he was voted CFCC’s MOTM in the featured post! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: 5 minutes of general mobility focusing on feet, calves and hips+ 400m Run 1 Round: 30ft high knees, 30ft over/under the fence, 30ft butt kicks, 30ft […]


Workout of the Day: Friday, 6.5.15

New Products at CFCC! We are now stocking two fantastic products we would like to offer our members to help supplement or aid in their training and recovery. Fuel for Fire was born when a busy mom who was trying to eat a clean, real food diet wanted something better then protein bars. She started eating her […]


Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 5.19.15

Upcoming Holiday Hours and Events Memorial Day, (Monday, May 25th): Coach Justin will be coaching “Murph” in an extended 10am class on this day. We will also hold one big LBC session from 8-10am prior to this 10am class in the mainspace. All other classes are cancelled. Bring a Friend to CFCC! (Saturday, May 30th, 12pm) […]


Workout of the Day: Friday, 5.1.15

Goodbye Meg! Today and tomorrow will be Meg’s last two days with us at CFCC before she moves to Seattle to begin a new chapter in her journey. Please wish her well in her new adventures, and we look forward to watching the expansion of Iron & Spice, as well as future visits back to the Basement […]


Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 4.14.15

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: banded hamstring stretch 1 min/side, 10 cat & camel 2 rounds: 60ft Bottoms up kb waiters walk, SL DL w/kb x 10 (5/side), kick up to handstand x 5 STRENGTH: A1. Clean Deadlift @ 80-90% of Clean x 3 reps w/3 sec descent x 4 sets, Rest 60 seconds […]