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5 Things to Do in Your First Month of CrossFit with Coach Voz

Completing CrossFit Center City’s 9 session Elements program is a pretty likely reality. Sticking around long enough to commit to seeing what you’re capable of is something that newer athletes may have a harder time with. During this time of year we anticipate January being a month of goal-setting and die-hard CrossFitting – but what happens in […]

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Accelerate Cycles: AP Strength is back in January!

CFCC’s Strength Dominant Accelerate Sessions are coming back for the New Year! Coined by members as “AP Strength”, this course is set to begin on January 5th and will run through til the final week of February. As CFCC’s general programming begins to shift towards a season of conditioning-dominant intensification (preparation for the CrossFit Open […]

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Workout of the Day: Saturday, 12.6.14

THIS IS IT! THE RITTENHOUSE RUN IS HERE! Join us at 10am AT THE GYM tomorrow (Saturday) A.M. for a workout you can bring your friends to followed by a brunch that shall be the brunch to end all brunches. We’re providing it! Here’s what the WOD will be!  If this is confusing to you […]

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What the staff at CFCC is thankful for in 2014!

So by now we hope you are all snuggled up in your homes, waiting for turkey, and enjoying the holiday. While you wait, we thought you might want to know what some of the staff at CFCC is thankful for in 2014! From Jordan, our charming concert-going, dog-sitting Front Desk guru: 1. Maddox 2. Paul 3. […]

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Collegiate Nationals, a review.

For those of you who have been hiding gleefully in a pile of leaves somewhere in autumnal Philadelphia, Liberty Barbell Club spent the weekend of September 27th and 28th taking 4 of 6 qualified athletes to Collegiate Nationals to compete. The 6 qualified athletes were: Silvana Gonzales, Lizette Salomon, Paige Alexander, Leah Pandiscia, Ryan Basa, and Mike Zoda. The […]

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{I have learned that I am STRONG.}

Meet Lauren, the WINNER of the Summer Recharge! When Lauren started Elements in April 2014, she was excited to take on a new physical challenge and get out of a self-proclaimed “hopeless workout routine.” The workouts were unlike anything she’d tried before, but she was determined to jump in with both feet.  Lauren knew after […]

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Workout of the Day: Thursday, 5.22.14

THIS GUY (below) is coaching a few classes for us while the Coaching Staff is away at Regionals.  Justin spent some time coaching at his previous affiliate after receiving his Level 1 CrossFit certification prior to coming to CFCC and he has generally offered his help for this weekend. Thank you so much, Justin!  You’ll […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 5.21.14

Below, Coach Morgan learns to handstand walk for the first time! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball + KB to Psoas, 1 minute per side. KB to Adductors, 1 minute per side. Abdominal Brace, perform Tabata Holds. 2 rounds of: 10 Bird-dogs, 10 Single Leg Deadlifts (5 per side), 10 Spiderman Steps plus […]

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Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 5.20.14

Curious as to what the named workouts are all about? Check this article out! Below, Young Daniel Bove many moons ago: a solid member of our Regionals Team who has ALWAYS been as crazy as he is today. Danny has been a critical part of taking CFCC to Regionals since this time last year. He […]

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Workout of the Day: Monday, 5.19.14

Below, some things never change. Below is Paul Buono – one of our Regionals Team members – post “Fight Gone Bad” in 2012. This workout is brutal regardless of who you are and how long you have been doing CrossFit. Paul’s drive to be the best has brought him to where he is – one […]