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Ask Erin: What’s the deal with the Open?

I’ve been receiving lots of questions from people about the CrossFit Open and I thought it might be easier to simply form a comprehensive answer to MANY of these so that we could all go into the season with our bearings. Here are some thoughts for those of you who have been asking: What is […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 11.22.13

Thinking outside the Box: Perspective. A little encouragement from a CrossFit Games athlete. Photo by Hudson Handel. WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lat Stretch (take your pick!) on each side – 1 minute per side. Pec Minor Release, 1 minute on each side. 10 Hollow Rocks, 10 Superman Rocks, 1 1-minute plank. Then, grab […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 11.6.13

STACHE SHOWDOWN SIGN-UP! Below, Kit sets up for a Deadlift. For the power clean, this is often where your hip position will be but ask a Coach to make sure your set-up is the best set-up for you! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: The Record and Chris Warm-up. :) SKILL WORK: Power Clean and […]

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Workout of the Day: Sunday, 9.8.13

The Five Stages of Food Grief, from Whole30, for those of you who have been through a bunch of BCCC eras, and need a fresh outlook. 9 Reasons why Yoga is GOOD for you, this Fall we’ll be running a few new Yoga classes on the weekends specifically tailored toward active recovery and these are […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 8.7.13

A great post on Nutrition and Mental Health from Chris Kresser. One of my absolute FAVORITE pictures from Prom (maybe of ALL TIME). WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball Feet and Lower Legs, 3 minutes per side. Gastroc Soleus Stretch, 1 minute per side. Wall Quad Stretch from Spiderman,1 minute per side. Complete […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 8.2.13

Another great image from CrossFit.com of the CrossFit Games this past weekend – Jason Khalipa, 2nd place, pulls a different kind of sled. Workout of the Day: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball Glutes and TFL (make sure you’re actually getting to the TFL!), 2 minutes per side. Single Leg Squat Hold, 1 minute per side. Gastroc/Soleus Stretch, […]

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Workout of the Day: Sunday, 7.28.13

One of the best images from this year’s CrossFit Games so far – the Zig Zag Sprint! Remember, we’re hosting a CrossFit Games Viewing Party at the gym from 2-5pm (on Sunday) – bring anything you want to eat or drink but The Art of Medicine will be providing some food from Chipotle as well […]

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Workout of the Day: Saturday, 7.27.13

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball Feet and Lower Legs, 3 minutes on each side. Single Leg Squat Hold, 1 minute on each side. Wall Facing Overhead Squat Holds for perfect form (Squat Therapy).  Perform 6 sets of 10 second holds for perfect form. STRENGTH: Overhead Squat, up to a peak of 3. […]

Workout of the Day: Thursday, 7.25.13

Don’t forget, Custom Fit Meals is now a service we offer at CFCC! The Winner of the CrossFit Games Masters’ Division, and inspiration for us all.   WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax Ball the Glutes and Lower Legs, 3 minutes per side. 3 rounds of: Single Leg Glute Bridge, 2 reps per side. Bird-dog, […]

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Competitor’s Meeting: Notes.

Competitions aren’t only really fun and a good example of the highest level of CF – anyone who has been to Regionals can tell you that it’s one of the most motivating things you can do for yourself as a CrossFitter. Watching what people are actually capable of when they are working to win is […]