My Favorite Part….

Dec 08

I love most things about CrossFit.  That’s why I still do it. I love that I’m stronger.  I love that I am more aware of what I put into my body. I love the way that it has mad my body look.  I love that it has given me problem-solving abilities that I have never […]Continue Reading

The 2014 SCF Lurong Paleo Winners

Dec 01

I always hated losing something and being told that “everyone was a winner”, you know, the old “participation trophy”…. Well, typically, I still stand by this, but as far as diet/fitness challenges are concerned, I’m going to broadcast the old cliche that there are not losers. The weeks of the Lurong Living 2014 Paleo Challenge inspired […]Continue Reading

7 Lbs…

Nov 25

7 lbs… that’s the amount of weight the average American gains from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day.  It may not sound like much until you feel it on your body.  In fact, do a workout with 7 lbs in a weight vest, and tell me that you don’t feel in in those bodyweight movements… Or, just […]Continue Reading

Climb for the Community

Nov 24

You know the feeling you get after a really tough WOD? Ok, yes you want to (or in fact do) drop on the floor because you can no longer hold your body up or catch your breath. But that is not the feeling to which I am referring. The feeling I want you to think […]Continue Reading

Our Energy…

Nov 17

Saturday’s competition went off without a hitch!  What an amazing cause, and tribute to Melissa Marottoli’s life. All athletes put their best foot forward and it was evident in the many feats of athleticism that were witnessed. Our volunteers were absolutely AMAZING!  There is no doubt in my mind that they single-handedly are the reason this […]Continue Reading

October Accomplishments

Nov 10

“Most people who are recognized for their remarkable accomplishments started out stumbling and struggling just like anyone else.” Sharon Cook and Graciela Sholander, Dream It Do It  Ever look around the gym and see the athlete who walks effortlessly on her hands?  Or the one that strings together seven muscle-ups consecutively throughout a workout?  Or throws 200 lbs […]Continue Reading

Round Your Day

Nov 03

Have you ever had a challenging day?  The type of day when you wake up and think to yourself that you just can’t wait for it to be over?  Perhaps you have a series of important meetings, or an interview, or a double-shift…. Have you ever viewed your day in the same manner that you […]Continue Reading