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  • I RX’d my first double under WOD…and it took FOREVER!


    Exciting news on the CrossFit front. Today I RX'd my first WOD with double unders ever! It took me forever and I was the last one to finish by 5 minutes but I did it! I was really looking forward to doing this WOD. I love chippers and this looked like a great workout to [...]

  • 10-1 Upper & Lower Body Workout


    Happy Saturday! I just had to use all the motivation I had in me to get myself to the gym this afternoon. I ran there as an easy way to get my cardio in - just under 2 miles! Once I got there I quickly programmed this great upper and lower body workout featuring some [...]

  • Put It In A Bowl


    As I was sitting in Chipotle eating dinner at 9 p.m. last night I had the realization that everything I ate yesterday was in a bowl. I've been back on oatmeal this week since the mornings have been kinda gray and cooler. "Cooler" being relative given that it's like 68 degrees out. But there is [...]

  • Humbled By Helen


    I tackled Helen for the first time yesterday. It doesn't look so bad, right? I breezed right through the run and the kettlebell swings but the pull ups were a different story. I decided going into the WOD that I was going to do the pull ups unassisted, no matter what. It was the first [...]

  • My First Murph Experience


    Today I completed a well-known CrossFit hero WOD for the first time. "Murph" is one of the workouts that has quite a big reputation and you hear it referenced all the time...mostly in regards to how brutal it is. It's typical for CrossFit boxes to do Murph on Memorial Day weekend. The workout is in [...]

  • Preparing For The Mud: Run, Climb, Jump

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    I'm a little less than one month out from my first mud run and I'm doing my best to get prepared for it. I don't know if you really can prepare for a three-mile run full of unknown obstacles and lots of mud, but I'm doing my best. First, I've started talking up the run [...]

  • Tuesday Scenes


    I was excited to receive your great feedback on my CrossFit Endurance seminar post. I am looking forward to covering some of the topics in depth that I mentioned. I'm busy, busy today so I'm just going to give you a quick look at Tuesday in photos. I woke up at 5:45 a.m. to practice [...]