New CrossFit Shoes!

reebok nano crossfit shoes

It’s always a happy mail day when I get new CrossFit gear or new shoes. It’s doubly wonderful when it’s both! On Tuesday afternoon my early Christmas gift to myself arrived…Reebok CrossFit Nanos. I think at $109 they may be the most expensive shoes I have ever bought (not on sale). I really, really wanted […]

Cemented My Vote & My WOD

vote crossfit

Today’s WOD was named “Cement”. Not sure why. Also not sure why yesterday’s was named “Political” when today was voting day. At any rate, I got my WOD on this morning (wore my new CFNA tee!) and then went to vote. I was in an out in 10 minutes! The WOD was deceptively tough. I […]

Enough with the Sumo Deadlift High Pulls Or Give Me More?

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It seems that for the past two weeks the favorite element to include in our WODs has been the SDHP or Sumo Deadlift High Pull with a Kettlebell. UGH. In general I do not mind this exercise but doing it so much became a drag. Give me a snatch or a plain old deadlift please, […]

First Workout in the Cold and Snow

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Today we woke up to extreme cold and a couple inches of slushy snow thanks to Hurricane Sandy. This does not bode well for Halloween and I am already trying to prepare my kiddos for the fact that it may just be too cold for tick or treating tomorrow…with visible costumes anyway. We could all […]

Finally Nailed That L Sit – Sort of

Gymnastic Rings

We got to the box a bit early this morning. Hubby took to the rollers and to chatting. I decided on a whim to start my day feeling like a total failure by doing an L sit on the rings…except I didn’t fail. Only last week I attempted this and was not even able to […]