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Workout of the Day: Thursday, 12.12.13

Sign up for the Rittenhouse Run. Help us do good during this Holiday Season. While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us. ― Benjamin Franklin WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: 3 mins lax ball hips and pecs Pec roll – 30s/side in T, […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 12.11.13

Below, a 19 year old lifter (Kuo Hsing-Chun (-58kg, Chinese Taipei)) cleaning 136kg with ease at the 2013 WWC even with a noticeable jump forward (unusual at the elite level). She is 20 years old. Look at the 4th, 5th, and 6th frame and stay THAT close to your power cleans today to make them […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 12.6.13

Sign up for the Rittenhouse Run + Brunch here! The Rittenhouse Run is an annual event that CFCC does in teams at Rittenhouse Park. The end objective is PURE FUN in the format of a kind of movement-oriented scavenger hunt. Everyone can participate, and ugly sweaters are mandatory strongly suggested. Come join us on Saturday, […]

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Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 9.25.13

THIS IS THE FINAL DAY OF MEASUREMENTS FOR THE BCCC – THE TIMES ARE: Wednesday, 9/25 7-9AM (Meg); Wednesday, 9/25 4:30-7:30pm (Greg) ALSO, CROSSFIT TOTAL sign-up is now up on MINDBODY under “Seminars” – Sign up soon to get the spot that works best for you! Basa watching Josh snatching in Hybrid Oly. Where Josh […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 8.30.13

Remember, we’ve got a mostly regular schedule running (Gymnastics and Squatting for this weekend are cancelled) this coming Labor Day weekend EXCEPT on Monday the 330pm and 830pm are cancelled. Please plan accordingly! Failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, […]

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Workout of the Day: Friday, 5.24.13

HYBRID/ADVANCED OLY with Jim, 7-9am and 530-730pm. ROWING, with Grog, at 530pm. Below, a panel of shots with AJ mid-clean.  Let me say “thanks” in advance for allowing me to pick on you a bit, AJ!  I promise it’s important! Olympic Lifting Coaches across the board often debate about the position of the elbows RIGHT […]

Schedule, CFCC’s Spring 2013

CFCC’s new Spring Schedule!

Click here to see the full schedule (Mindbody also reflects this!). Some highlights: We’ve added a 9am, 330pm, and 830pm class Monday through Thursday. We’ve also added a 730pm on Friday. More Foundations classes! New hours for Olympic Lifting including: Advanced ONLY classes and Hybrid ONLY classes, and Intro to Oly added at peak times […]

Ryan Basa (pictured above) qualified for US Nationals with his lifts this Sunday.  He is one of four athletes from CFCC who qualified over the weekend.  Incredible stuff!

Tuesday, 9/25/12

ONE HOUR OLY, with Sammy, 12pm. CROGA, with Tim, 530pm. SQUATTING ONLY, with Sammy, 630pm. HYBRID/ADVANCED OLY with Jim, 530-730pm. GYMNASTICS with Sammy at 730pm. ADVANCED OLY with Jim, 730-930pm. WORKOUT OF THE DAY: SELF-MYOFASCIAL RELEASE: Lax Ball Shoulders, 5 minutes. MOBILITY: Band Pec Stretch, 30 seconds each side.  Band Overhead and Externally Rotated Shoulder […]

Thursday, 7/26/12

HYBRID OLY with Sammy, 7-9am and 530-730pm. ADVANCED OLY with Jim, 9-11am and 730-930pm. CROGA with Tim, 1-145pm, 6-645pm. To be applied to your relationship with the barbell or, simply with those around you… “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” ― Mahatma Gandhi, An Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments […]

Olympic Lifting at CFCC: What is Liberty Barbell?

WHAT’S LIBERTY BARBELL – WHAT’S HAPPENING TO OLYMPIC LIFTING AT CFCC?   As many of you know, CFCC has recently officially released the name of our USAW (USA Weightlifting) Competitive Olympic Lifting Team.  Liberty Barbell Club is an outlet for all things Olympic Lifting at CFCC and will be used to grow athletes looking to […]