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Topnotch Jar Opener — July Series of Functional Changes

The following is a summary of changes noticed this month, as a result of having done CrossFit since January 8, 2013. Lifestyle: No longer have to call the boys to open jars, haven’t found one in a long time that … Continue reading

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Rest Day but this looked like fun, ok, well maybe not fun, but do-able

Ten rounds for time: 15 Deadlifts (135/95) 15 push-ups On Tuesday night, I looked at the WOD above, and thought, you know, this looked like fun. It may have been the high from the aquafit on Tuesday, combined with doing … Continue reading

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Celebrating the little things — 30sec plank

I finished a 30sec plank today.  Now, that isn’t much for some of you, but, I remember when holding  a 5sec plank was crazy.  Being able to hold it for 30 sec felt good. It was part of the warmup, … Continue reading

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Building Strength: Progress over time

Moving my PR to this page.  Will try to keep it current going forward. On Jan 8th, in my first CrossFit experience, the idea of moving any weight made me laugh, shucks, even moving my body weight was a challenge. … Continue reading

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Deadlift & HSPU: Diane

I’ve been trying to learn how to scale to meet the actual goal of the named Workout of the Day (WOD), rather than just presuming to reduce the count or to just take longer. Found this site, which has scaled … Continue reading

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