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2014 hookgrip Classic Registration Posted!

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 REGISTER HERE. Register early! We anticipate this meet selling out, and registration closes no matter what on 9/29/14. Liberty Barbell Club is excited to host the […]

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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: Monday, 12.9.13

The Rittenhouse Run + Brunch sign-up is here! Also, are you interested in using your powers for GOOD this Holiday season?  Talk to the friendly people at the CFCC desk about how we’re hoping to give back! Also, in case you missed it, here’s a little Monday Motivation for you: Below, Liberty Barbell Club strutting […]

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Workout of the Day: Saturday, 12.7.13

Are you interested in Olympic Lifting for sport? This meet is coming up at the end of January and the Olympic Lifting Club at CFCC (Liberty Barbell Club!) is designed to create and prepare athletes for competitive Olympic-Style Weightlifting. If you want to learn to lift like Jay and Zoda, email erin@crossfitcc.com so we can […]

Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 9.17.13

The 17 Commandments of Rowing. <— a lot of great tips! Also, a whole bunch of videos that will help as well here. Below, Coach Basa clean and jerks 109kg (239.8lbs) at a bodyweight of 56kg (123.2lbs) – that’s a 6kg PR for him! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Foam Roll as needed, 3 minutes. Lat […]

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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, […]