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What is a CrossFit workout?

What is a CrossFit workout?

What is CrossFit workout? You just signed up for your first CrossFit class! You’re a bit nervous, as all you’ve heard of or seen on social media platforms is these extraordinarily fit men and woman throwing themselves on to the ground yearning for just one last breath. It’s daunting, I know as I was once like you at the [...]
3 Reasons Banded Pull ups Aren't Enough

CrossFit: 3 Reasons Banded Pull ups Aren’t Enough

We all know pull ups can be really tough. Yet it's a movement just like squats, deadlifts and presses that need to be part of any person's training regimen. Admittedly it is the toughest one to conquer. Many of us resort to banded pull ups as it seems like an easy way to finally conquer that [...]
increase performance through dynamic stretching

Increase Performance through Dynamic Stretching

Using the Incorrect Stretching Method Can Decrease Your Performance We all grew up knowing the importance of a decent warm up routine with stretching. What we didn’t know back then was that static stretching (by holding an arm or leg in a certain stretched position over time) wasn’t the best way to prepare for an […]

Weight Loss Training: What Do The Numbers On The Scale Mean

Weight Loss Training: What Do The Numbers On The Scale Mean

The fitness industry is one of the fastest growing industries and as the industry grows, so does the information that is widely available to you. I have created this blog to hopefully give you a clearer understanding of common terminology and a better insight in how to get the most out of your own training.  […]

CrossFit Gym: How many days a week can I train?

CrossFit Gym: How many days a week can I train?

How many days a week can you do CrossFit Introduction into a CrossFit Training in a Gym I could start off with telling you that you need to train and rest alternate days as that is believed to be the safest way to go about a physically sound routine, but that is only partly true.  […]

2 Super Simple Shoulder Stretches for Better Shoulder Mobility

This week, Coach Marnus is taking us through 2 easy-to-do Shoulder Stretches exercises that we can be doing every day to improve our shoulder mobility. If you'd like to read Part 1 of the series on shoulder mobility, where Marnus takes us through a basic shoulder mobility test, click here.     Why Do I [...]

Shoulder Mobility Part 1: Mobility Test

Welcome to our series on Shoulder Mobility, where in part 1, our Head Coach Marnus is going to go through a short and simple test to see how your shoulder mobility rates. Watch the video to perform the shoulder mobility test.     Shoulder mobility is absolutely key when training CrossFit or most other functional [...]
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