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Have A Muddy Weekend!

6 Jul

{Photo courtesy of Mudder Nation}

What are you up to this weekend? Any interesting plans for the summer? A group of us from CrossFit 310 will be running Tough Mudder up on Big Bear mountain tomorrow morning. I’m nervous yet excited at the same time. I’ve never done this kind of mileage on foot before (running or walking), so it’ll be pretty interesting to see how it all unfolds. I’m a little intimidated by the ice pool and the electric shock, but I know we’ll come out on top. Anyway, have a great weekend! Here are some posts from around the web . . .

A look inside the world of CrossFit

Give credit where it’s due (It’s the food!)

WODShop is having a fun little giveaway!

OMG! Individual workouts released for the CrossFit Games!

Deborah Carson’s mental preparation for the Games

Have A Great Weekend!

29 Jun

{Photo courtesy of Cinespia}

Hey guys. What are you up to this “holiday” weekend? I’m going Standup Paddleboarding (again) in Long Beach tomorrow, but this time in a marina, so no crazy waves or possible shark attacks. Then in the evening, I’m going to picnic and watch Labyrinth at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Besides moving a few of my remaining belongings out of my house on Sunday, it should be a pretty relaxing weekend. Hopefully for you too! Here are some posts from around the web . . . . .

Possibility of ocean swim repeats for the 2012 CrossFit games?

Losing” friends to CrossFit

Another hilarious CrossFit parody video!

Andrea Ager is leaving Brick and opening up her own box. You can help her.

Have you registered  for the Fittest Party on Earth yet? (Maybe Froning will be there – Squeee!)

How to break habits.

CrossFit for Hope in Photos

15 Jun

 

CrossFit Redondo was kind enough to let me stop by and shoot their CrossFit for Hope fundraiser last weekend. They were able to raise $6,782, which is huge for a brand-spaking-new affiliate. They’re in the top 50 affiliates who raised money, ranking at number 34. I know I linked my readers to their donation page, so if you did in fact donate, I wanted to say thank you so, so, so much! Once again, the CrossFit community and its unwaivering support for causes bigger than itself never ceases to impress and humble me. Congratulations to CrossFit Redondo for a job well done!

Have A Great Weekend!

8 Jun

 

{Photo courtesy of CrossFit}

Hello friends! What are your plans for this lovely weekend? This is the first weekend in 4 months that I don’t have homework! The semester finished on Wednesday – My professor skimmed over my research paper and told me I got an A in the class, so needless to say I’m feeling pretty weightless at the moment. PLUS, I’m really excited to be taking pictures tomorrow at CrossFit Redondo for their CrossFit for Hope fundraiser. I’ll post them next week. Anyway, have a great weekend and here are some posts from around the web . . . . . . .

Can you believe the mark-up on these 2012 CrossFit Games tickets?!

Legendary Competitor is having their Iron Will III challenge. Are you signed up yet?

15 Paleo/Primal Eats for the Airplane by GrassFedGirl!

What America spends on groceries.

CrossFit for Hope Workout Demo.

CrossFit Montgomery County’s take on all the recent complaining from CrossFitters. Hilarious!

Life AsRx is making “Lift Like Lindsey” shirts for obsessed Lindsey Valenzuela fans like myself.

Have A Great Weekend!

1 Jun

Julie Foucher & Cory Moore

{Photo courtesy of CrossFit}

Happy Friday guys! What are your plans for the weekend? I’m doggy / house sitting for my friends in Santa Monica. They have a rooftop patio, so you know I’ll be up there soaking up some sun. But before I indulge in pleasure, I have to finish fine-tuning my research paper that’s due Wednesday. If I get an A on it, I will continue with my 4.0 GPA. Note: This is the 1st semester in my college career that I didn’t have a total meltdown writing essays. I’m pretty proud of that, and I think I owe it to CrossFit! Anyway, I hope you all have a stellar weekend, and here are some posts from around the web . . . . . .

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MentalWOD does a tribute to athlete Anders Galalay. Great read!

Seriously, how can you NOT love Camille LeBlanc-Bazinet?

Is CrossFit a “trend” or will it become the standard? Personally, I think the latter.

Have you heard? The 2012 CrossFit Games spectator tickets sold out! Talk about progress.

A look into the last 5 weeks of Regional Competitions in 17 regions across the world.

Mmmmmm, blueberry honey coconut cups by PaleOMG! I die.

Inov-8 is having a small contest for a pair of their minimal running shoes. Enter now!

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