CrossFit, Exercise, Mobility

Kingsfield Fitness 4-Speed Vibrating Foam Roller – Product Review

You know me.  I'm a sucker for all things mobility, including tools to help improve it.  Hell, I even wrote an entire blog article called "Top 5 Mobility Tools Everyone Should Own."  This list consists of simple, effective, and cheap items that can help you with range of motion and mobility. The other thing about… Continue reading Kingsfield Fitness 4-Speed Vibrating Foam Roller – Product Review

CrossFit, Exercise

Quick and Dirty Workouts for Those in a Time Crunch

We've all been there.  With so much crap going on in our daily lives, sometimes it feels like there is no time for a workout.  WRONG!  Where there's a will, there is a way. I get it though.  It's stressful just to come up with exercises to do when life gets hectic.  I got you.… Continue reading Quick and Dirty Workouts for Those in a Time Crunch

CrossFit, Exercise, Mobility, Uncategorized

Top 5 Mobility Tools Everyone Should Own

If marathon mobilizing was a sport, I'd be a world champion.  Not because I'm the best at it, but because I would outlast any and all competition. Those who know me are familiar with my ability to mobilize for hours and hours.  My love of staying loose, limber, and flexible, has come with a ton… Continue reading Top 5 Mobility Tools Everyone Should Own

CrossFit, Exercise

Staying Fit with Small Children

"Monkey see, monkey do." - an expression describing someone who imitates another person's actions, good or bad, simply by having watched them before. Keeping up with your workouts and nutrition can be ROUGH for new parents.  New routine, lack of sleep, hospital recovery, heck - a new living, breathing human to be responsible for!  The stress… Continue reading Staying Fit with Small Children

CrossFit

Complete Guide to Competing with Yourself – For CrossFitters

You know the drill.  You walk into the CrossFit gym and the first thing you want to know is what your buddy's time was on the workout.  I get it, everyone gets competitive and it motivates us to push harder than we usually would alone.  Most of the time this is healthy, but often times… Continue reading Complete Guide to Competing with Yourself – For CrossFitters

CrossFit, Uncategorized

Top Signs That a CrossFit Workout Will Be Harder Than it Looks

You walk into the gym, put your workout gear on the floor, and look up at the board.  What do you see?  Just two or three movements and maybe a really simple looking rep scheme.  Your first thought is, "That's it?" You looked forward to hitting it hard today after a long day at work.… Continue reading Top Signs That a CrossFit Workout Will Be Harder Than it Looks

CrossFit, Iron Crew Athletics, Podcast

Iron Crew Podcast is Now Live on iTunes, Stitcher, and Sound Cloud!

Episode 1 of the Iron Crew Podcast is now available on iTunes, Stitcher, and Sound Cloud! Find out in my own words what inspired me to start Iron Crew Athletics, my background as an athlete/coach, and how I became Jason Khalipa's first member at NC Fit! If you enjoy the podcast, remember to subscribe and… Continue reading Iron Crew Podcast is Now Live on iTunes, Stitcher, and Sound Cloud!