As many of you know, The CrossFit Games Open started last week. Today, I completed 19.2 which was: Beginning on an 8-minute clock, complete as many reps as possible of: 25 hanging knee-raises 50 single-unders 15 squat cleans, 55 lb. 25 hanging knee-raises 50 single-unders 13 squat cleans, 75 lb. If completed before 8 minutes, … Continue reading 19.2 CrossFit Open
Today, I ran the Allstate Hot Chocolate race in Atlanta, GA with fellow Crossfitters. The race features both a 15k (9.3miles) and 5k (3.1miles) distance. Half of my group ran the 5K while the other half ran the 15K. We received an awesome goodie bag and finisher’s mugs filled with hot chocolate, chocolate fondue and … Continue reading Hot Chocolate Race
Merry Christmas to everyone. May this Christmas season fill your home with joy, your heart with love, and your life with laughter.
Today, my box completed the 12 days of Christmas WOD. This year was my first year completing it. I went into it thinking it was like a Hero WOD, but it was actually fun. It became a little spicy around 9. The hardest part was the walking lunges. The 12 Days of Christmas WOD is … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas
The CrossFit Total is a way to test an athletes strength through the "three most effective lifts for developing and testing functional strength". The movements in the CrossFit Total are back squat, shoulder press and deadlift. Yesterday, I completed the CrossFit Total for the first time. I was able to see, yet again, how strong … Continue reading CrossFit Total
My second competition has been completed. Last Sunday, my box hosted its first in house competition. There were a total of 8 teams. Teams were varied to be male-male, female- female and male-female. Everyone was judged the same for each WOD. My partner and I were Team Barbell Bosses. We are fairly similar in fitness … Continue reading Rise As One: TFR CrossFit Competiton
Has your inner beast ever gotten the best of you? You're so close to the victory you can literally taste it. You give it all you have and you figure you can just crash when your done. Well, that's how my week was all last week at the CrossFit box. Last week at the TFR … Continue reading WODAPALOZZA