2015 ‘Stache Showdown

Compete in the 2015 ‘Stache Showdown promoting men’s health and benefiting ULiftU!


(Sort of) Weekly Bulletin of Open-Related Opportunities

TONIGHT! TONIGHT! At 8pm tonight (and every subsequent Thursday night for 5 weeks!) you can join me (Erin) for the announcement of the Open Workouts. For those of you who are unaware, The CrossFit Open is a worldwide competition which is tracked through the interwebs in which EVERY week a new workout is released that […]


2nd Annual Pre-OPEN In-House Competition

  Workout 1 – Barbell Complex (12 minutes) 1 Clean + 2 Hang Cleans + 2 Front Squats Each team will have 10 minutes and unlimited attempts to find a max weight for the complex. Every team will start with a men and women’s barbell, but only one person can lift at a time. There […]


2014 hookgrip Classic Registration Posted!

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE OFFICIAL START LIST! WHAT: 2014 hookgrip Classic WHERE: Liberty Barbell Club, 1229 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19107 WHEN: October 4th (Open) and 5th (Novice), 2014 COST: $60 for athletes, $5 for spectators Liberty Barbell Club is excited to host the 2014 hookgrip Classic! Novice men and women will lift on […]


Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 5.28.14

FOR ALL YOU RECHARGERS! Reading Terminal Market: Learn how to navigate this amazing local resource to find the best quality meats, veggies, and other healthy staples in a way that allows you to stick to a sustainable budget AND support area farms and producers. We’re meeting at CFCC at 7:45am this Saturday (5/31) and will walk over together to […]


Behind the Scenes at Regionals 2014: Things that are Things.

I am definitely exhausted from an amazing weekend of emotions and physical activity, but I had to get all the below written out before it left my head.  I wanted to have the chance to tell you all the story of how this team happened and for those of you who aren’t able to tell […]

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Strongman Seminar with Mike McKenna

WHAT: Comprehensive Strongman seminar with Mike McKenna, hosted by CFCC/LBC WHEN: Sunday, June 8th, 9am-4pm WHERE: CFCC, 1229 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia 19107 COST: $125 REGISTER HERE!    CrossFit Center City and Liberty Barbell Club are thrilled to host a comprehensive Strongman seminar with the one and only Mike McKenna! During this daylong seminar, you can […]

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2014 Liberty Barbell Classic

Liberty Barbell Club is excited to host the 2014 Liberty Barbell Classic! When: Saturday, April 26 (Open) & Sunday, April 27 (Novice), 2014 Where: Liberty Barbell Club, 1229 Chestnut Street (Basement) Philadelphia, PA 19107 REGISTRATION IS OFFICIALLY CLOSED, and we’ve had an amazing turnout!  OFFICIAL START LISTS ARE LINKED BELOW. Questions or Issues? Email  2014 […]

Mark your calendars - it's about to get CRAZY(er)!


  WHEN: Friday, May 9th (evening) & Sunday, May 11th (morning). Heat times will be posted soon on Mindbody.  CFCC’s Spring 2014 Total will look just a little bit different than what we’ve seen in the past. Instead of testing our 1 rep max deadlift, back squat, and strict press, we’re going to look for new […]

"The key to a successful Open performance is 50% preparation, 50% recovery, 50% yelling, and 50% attire." - Coach Daniel Bove

More to Love During the Open at CFCC!

The CrossFit Open is upon us! Beginning this week, we’ll collectively be going head to head with thousands of athletes around the world to test our CrossFit mettle. One of the wonderful things about the Open is not only that it gives us a chance to experience the thrill and extra push of competition for […]