Workout of the Day: Monday, 2.2.15

The Open and Competition We are officially 4 weeks out from the beginning of the 2015 Reebok CrossFit Open. If you think the open isn’t for you, here are a few examples of athletes of different sizes and ages who are competing this year. Sign up today and represent Team CrossFit Center City in 2015! Speaking of competition, […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 1.12.15

Don’t forget the Perfect Your Pull-Up Seminar with Coach Chris is January 17th from 1-3pm. Whether you’re still struggling with unassisted pull-ups or want to take your kip to the next level, come out to hone your technique and learn progressions that will keep you healthy and safe as you develop your pullups in practice […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 1.5.15

WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: Foam roll quads/adductors 2 min, spiderman or wall quad stretch 1 min/side 2 Rounds: 10 wall facing squats, 10 t’s w/10 sec hold on last rep, 10 i’s w/10 sec hold on last rep, 30 second dead hang bar hold (on pull-up bar, wrap thumbs around, eyes forward, legs together) […]


Workout of the Day: Tuesday, 12.2.14

  WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP: 3 rounds: 60ft Bottoms up kb waiters walk, SL DL w/kb x 10 (5/side), hanging scapular retraction x 10, kick up to handstand x 5 STRENGTH: A. Every 90 seconds x 5 sets Clean Grip DL + Hang Power Clean+ Power Clean *Starting at 70% of 1RM PC and building CONDITIONING: 3 Rounds 30 second row sprint […]


Workout of the Day: Friday, 11.28.14

Another reminder, we have a truncated schedule today post Thanksgiving holiday. Please sign up for classes in Mindbody! Lydia Valentin, 2014 European Champion and two-time Olympian is coming to CrossFit Center City on December 14th. For more details check out the event page! WORKOUT OF THE DAY: MOVEMENT PREP:  Lax ball calves/bottom of feet x 1 min/side, […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 11.23.14

Congratulations to all of the athletes who competed in the Stache Showdown and Philadelphia Marathon events this weekend! We are especially proud of the 27 male and female teams on Saturday who braved the chilly morning to compete in the 3rd annual Stache Showdown to support Movember. The mustache, beard and flannel game were strong as […]


Workout of the Day: Wednesday, 11.19.14

Dogwig Printing consistently produces beautiful apparel to help us rep the #BasementofDreams. Please give them a hand for stepping up as apparel sponsor for this year’s #stacheshowdown. Their generous donation towards the production of our STRONG shirts (below) will ensure that even more event dollars can go back to The Movember Project. The story behind […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 10.13.14

There will be no 3:30pm class today due to the Columbus Day Holiday Last week a group of CFCC coaches (Erin, Record, Paul and myself) traveled to Boston, MA to attend the three day Program Design Course taught by James “OPT” FitzGerald and OPEX Fitness. As a prerequisite for this course we also took the […]


Workout of the Day: Monday, 9.29.14

Congratulations to LBC members Lizette, Paige and Silvana for a successful weekend at University National Championships this weekend! For videos and recap check out the Liberty Barbell Club Facebook Page. If you want to see live action this weekend make sure to stop by the HookGrip Classic here at CFCC Saturday and Sunday. It will […]