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CrossFit Radio, Episode 138

By Justin Judkins

In Affiliation, Competition, CrossFit, Radio

September 22, 2010

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On Episode 138 of CrossFit Radio, host Justin Judkins interviewed CrossFitting insurance agent Vaughn Vernon. He also interviewed HQ’s man in the know about the Risk Retention Group: Dale Saran. Finally, Judkins spoke with HQ trainer, CrossFitter and Oly lifter Josh Everett. This episode was webcast live at 6 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010.

03:05 Vaughn Vernon is an independent insurance agent who came on the… Continue Reading

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USAW Movement Standards

By Natalie and Casey Burgener

In Competition, Olympic Lifts, Videos

September 11, 2010

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From Oct. 1-3, CrossFitters will compete with Olympic lifters in the first CrossFit-USAW Open. What will be the hardest adjustment for CrossFitters at this judged weightlifting meet? The standards.

While CrossFitters are comfortable with the Olympic lifts, judged standards are different from those common in most boxes. To prepare Team CrossFit for the event, USA Weightlifting Team members and national record holders Natalie and Casey… Continue Reading

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CrossFit Fort Vancouver: Meet the Team

By CrossFit Fort Vancouver

In Athletes, Competition, CrossFit Games, Videos

September 03, 2010

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First things first: CrossFit Fort Vancouver, winner of the 2010 CrossFit Games Affiliate Cup, isn’t in Canada. After receiving congratulations for a Canadian win, owner Adam Neiffer has had to tell people his gym is in Vancouver, Wash., just across the river from Portland, Ore. Named after the historic fort down the road from the box, CrossFit Fort Vancouver has definitely made a name for itself in the community.

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In Competition, Olympic Lifts, Videos

September 02, 2010

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Have you ever seen kids scooting around in a CrossFit Kids class at your local affiliate? Those children could very well be the next face of USA’s national weightlifting team—or so is the hope of Coach Mike Burgener and the rest of Team CrossFit, a newly organized group of people interested in testing themselves in weightlifting competitions.

Coach B has been around weightlifting and athletics for a long time and has coached many… Continue Reading

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In Competition, Olympic Lifts, Videos

August 31, 2010

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Competing at the upcoming CrossFit/USAW Open in Colorado Springs? You could really use a guy like Mike Burgener in your corner. Luckily, Coach B is here to tell you all about what to expect when you walk through the doors at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort for the first hybrid competition of its kind.

Take notes, CrossFitter.

In this two-part interview with Coach B at his home gym in California, he… Continue Reading

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CrossFit Radio, Episode 132

By Justin Judkins

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On Episode 132 of CrossFit Radio, host Justin Judkins interviewed Ben Abruzzo, who is raising awareness for spinal muscular atrophy. Dave Lombardo and Pam Robles appeared on the show again to update listeners on the California Firefighters Summer Olympics. Justin also interviewed Rick Adams, the CEO of USA Weightlifting. This episode was webcast live at 6 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010.

5:45 Ben Abruzzo is the co-owner… Continue Reading

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In Athletes, Competition, Videos

July 11, 2010

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At a special summit for CrossFit’s elite-level athletes, firebreathers such as Tommy Hackenbruck, Rob Orlando, Tanya Wagner and others weigh in on what it’s like to live the life of the Games.

Part 1: The group discusses the issue of motivation and how to continue to train day-in and day-out at such a blistering pace. Wagner, Hackenbruck, Jason Khalipa and Orlando reveal their inner motivation to keep moving and how they keep driving… Continue Reading

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Race-Day Fueling

By Max Wunderle

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Endurance athletes have always considered fueling for an event. CrossFit Endurance coach Max Wunderle explains what standard CrossFitters need to know as they prepare to compete.

The beauty of the CrossFit methodology lies in the constant sharing of ideas and the breaking down of sport-specific protocols, and these same principles can be applied in areas that have historically been celebrated in some fitness circles and ignored in others. Such an area is… Continue Reading

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