Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 9.30.15.

The Hookgrip Spartakiad This weekend hookgrip and Liberty Barbell Club will team up to host and direct The Spartakiad weightlifting meet at the Skybox Event Center in the Fishtown area of Philadelphia. This new venue allows us to expand upon 3 years (and 7 public meets) that have helped to support the clubs, coaches, and […]


Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 9.9.15.

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Lax or softball adductors and VMO 3 minutes then triceps 2 minutes, 1 minute/side sitting in pigeon pose 1 Round: 10 bird dog, 30ft bear crawl, 30ft crab walk, 30ft lateral lunge, 30ft burpee broad jump STRENGTH: A. Clean + Hang Clean (1+2) x 4 sets starting at 60-75% and building, […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 8.24.15.

Summer Slam 2015 Congratulations to all of the athletes and coaches who represented CFCC on Saturday at the Affiliate Summer Slam competition. Our four teams performed extremely strong with 10th, 19th, 24th and 25th place finishes out of 42. Thank you to Vince, Barry, Mark and all of the volunteers and judges who were extremely timely, organized […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 8.10.15.

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Foam roll quads and t-spine for 2-3 minutes,  super front rack stretch w/band 1 min/side, gastroc/soleus stretch 30 sec/foot 30ft spiderman + OH reach, 30ft lateral lunge, 10 air squats w/3 sec pause in bottom, 10 scap push up, 10 scap pull up STRENGTH: A. Front Squat x 80% x […]


Workout of the Day: Friday, 8.7.15.

Did you miss last week’s rowing class with Jordan? Sign up for the 7am slot to develop your rowing technique and proficiency! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: 4 minutes lax ball smashing lower legs and ankles (shins, calves, Achilles, etc), Foam roll t-spine 2 minutes, quadruped extension/rotation drill 8/side 2 Rds: 60ft waiters walk/arm, […]


Workout of the Day: Thursday, 8.6.15.

Member of the Month Once a month, our community votes to recognize a single member who embodies the spirit of CrossFit Center City. He/she is someone who has a good attitude, even on the toughest days, is always there to lend support to fellow athletes, and generally goes the extra mile to help build our […]


Workout of the Day: Thursday, 7.30.15.

Rowing Seminar THIS Sunday from 12-2pm Rowing is a critical part of CrossFit. We use the Concept2 often within workouts, where seconds and energy can be lost or won. Whether you are sprinting for 30 seconds or rowing a 2k TT, every correct or incorrect stroke can have dramatic implications on the results. If you […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 7.13.15.

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Softball/Lax ball to VMO and Adductors 1 min/side, Lax ball to upper trap in glute bridge 10 passes/side, Wall Quad/Spiderman Stretch 1 min/side 2 Rounds: 5 Pause Goblet Squats, 10 Alternating Lateral Squats, 20 second pronated bar hang STRENGTH: A1. Front Squat – 5 attempts to build to a heavy […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 6.15.15.

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Foam roll t-spine and lats 3 minutes, Wall quad or spiderman 1 min/side, 2-3 Rds: 30ft spiderman + oh reach, 10 wall facing squats, 10 scap pull ups STRENGTH: A1. Front Squat @ 90-95% x 1 rep x 3 sets, Rest 90 seconds A2. Strict Pull Up x 10-12 reps […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 6.1.15

Mark Your Calendars for PROM! WHY: because fun. WHERE: the #basementofdreams WHEN: Next Saturday, June 13th, 7-11pm WHAT: Casino Royale themed, dancing, noshing, dranking, bring yo own date opportunity, snazzily dressed CFCC/LBC PARTY OF THE YEAR. HOW: Sign-up on the Facebook Event WHO: All current members of CFCC + a plus one. HOW MUCH: Nothing. […]