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Constantly Varied…Mobility?

We define CrossFit as constantly varied functional movements performed at relatively high intensity. But does this notion of “constantly varied” apply to our mobility and recovery? Absolutely! Everyone probably has a go-to set of mobility exercises, whether it’s foam rolling,… Read more »

Get a Grip!

The muscles in our hands are often ignored even though they play an integral role in a wide variety of CrossFit workouts. Any movement involving a bar or ring—deadlifts, cleans, snatches, pulls, dips, muscle-ups—will require good grip strength to properly… Read more »

Dominate Your WOD

So that 10-second countdown is on the timer again, and panic strikes. Are my shoes tied? Where’s the 400-meter run again? Did I take my nervous pee? Instead of freaking out about your WOD, here are some tips that’ll help you… Read more »

Organic Panic: When to Worry About the Standards of the Food You Buy

With Memorial Day around the corner, many folks start looking to get their wayward diets in line before summer enters full swing. Even if you’re familiar with Paleo or Zone styles of eating, one perennial question that vexes most grocery… Read more »

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