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Brooklyn Cert

CrossFit Nutrition Cert: Brooklyn NY!

A HUGE thank you to our host, David Osorio, his trainers and all the folks who came out for a day of Paleo/Zone Sheenanigans! Nicki and I were able to stomp around the Park Slope are of Brooklyn and it was fantastic. Great food, fun people and lots to see. Read more…

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Oct 4th Nutrition Cert: GSX Texas!

A Texas sized thank you to the folks at GSX who hosted this past weekend’s nutrition cert. An equal sized apology for the tardyness in posting this photo. In the pasty week we’ve had a death in the family, Nicki’s sister gave borth (my next blog post) and then there Read more…

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Sept. 20th CrossFit Nutrition Certification

A HEYUGE thank you to all the folks who attended this weekends CrossFit Nutrition Certification! I had a great time and I don’t think I put too many people to sleep! A big Thank You goes out to my awesome NorCal staff: Natalie, Katie and of course, my kick-ass-Wife, Nicki. Read more…

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Exercise: Effective for Fat Gain

I received the following question which is pretty interesting. Check it out: Rob, I would like to start with saying thank you for all of your time and commitment to the crossfit community. I am very frustrated with the zone right now. I am 6?2? 230# with about 19-20% BF. Read more…

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Feeding The Machine 3: Run You Down!

I’m a little depressed. I used to revel in talking about how slow, weak and un-athletic long distance runners are. I was certain I could out squat, DL, Fran and in anything under 400m, out sprint any marathoner alive. Then Brian Mackenzie happened. 6 feet 2inches tall and 185lbs. Brian Read more…

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Feeding The Machine 2: Optimum Performance

Here is part 2 of the 3 part series. Sorry for the spotty posting. Weddings, moving the gym and a death in the family have kept us BUSY. Feeding the Machine 2: Optimum Performance Time! There are a lot of acronyms, obscure lingo and odd terminology in CrossFit. KTE, HSPU, Read more…

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Feeding The Machine 1

Hey y’all. I was asked to put together some information on a few of the top competitors heading into the recent CrossFit Games. Somehow the three articles never made it to the site but I think there are some interesting points so I’m going to throw them up on the Read more…

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CrossFit Nutrition Cert!

Hey y’all. Sorry for the lack of posts lately. I have several in the pipeline and will get them out soon. I just wanted to mention that I have started a nutrition clinic for CrossFit and things seem to be cooking along pretty well. We did a dry run in Read more…

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The Butterfly Kip and Stored Elastic Energy

I first saw an example of the butterfly kip (BFK) about a year ago while perusing some videos of AFT. At first I was incredulous about the movements’ legitimacy. The problem was, I could not DO the BFK so I had an opinion but no real experience on the matter. Read more…

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Evolutionary Fitness & CrossFit

Here is a great question on the compatibility of EF and CF: SD_Mikey Hi Robb, Sorry, I couldn’t find a better place to post these questions. There a bit deep so I’m just hoping for any golden nuggets of wisdom. Are Devany’s Evolutionary Fitness and Glassman’s CrossFit programming mutually exclusive Read more…

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