This is an installment of our continuing What, When, Why series exploring gear, training plans, certifications, and other things that make CrossFitters ask “should I buy this?” In this segment we’ll share what we’ve learned after years as CrossFitters, as CrossFit coaches and affiliate owners,… Read More
After being a coach at CrossFit South Brooklyn in NYC for 6 years I moved halfway across the country to open my own affiliate, CrossFit Lumos, in Austin, TX. This series will chronicle my experience opening the gym and what I am learning along the… Read More
The time has come! This challenge we’re teaming up with Chris Spealler and his ICON Athlete program with a grip of prizes!
While a pair of Chuck Taylors used to be all you needed to start CrossFitting, the state of our lifestyle in 2017 brings with it a whole new world of gear options. This new segment will explore the myriad wraps, straps, sleeves, shoes and other… Read More
Every other week, we’ll be posting a new challenge for BTWB members to partake in. We don’t have a reason to do this other than the fact that it will be fun. So what’s to lose? Each challenge can vary in difficulty or style of… Read More
You may now know the classic CrossFit Girl Benchmark “Amanda”, 9-7-5 of Muscle Ups and Squat Snatches @ 135/95 lbs, but do you know who the Amanda that it’s named after is?
Fresh out of Foundations, the world of CrossFit can seem a bit overwhelming, full of jargon, percentages, and acronyms only a government employee could love. (“This is an AMRAP WOD of T2B and DUs!!!”) While things can seem to move pretty fast, there are some… Read More
*Photo via Rogue Fitness from the 2015 CrossFit Games Triangle Couplet Singlets, couplets, triplets, chippers, AMRAPs and on and on. These are just some of the classic formats of workouts common in the CrossFit community. A “singlet” refers to just a single movement the entire… Read More
*Photo from The CrossFit Games Every CrossFit Games season we get one opportunity to see the entire CrossFit world compete against each other. The CrossFit Games Open is the only time we get to really compare the different Regions directly against each other. Although the… Read More
Photos from Rogue Fitness & The CrossFit Games. CrossFit is “constantly varied functional movements performed at relatively high intensity” with the goal of developing “increased work capacity across broad time and modal domains.” These functional movements that we perform day-after-day all fall under one of three… Read More