Posts in: Athletes

Feeling Tight? It’s Hindering You More Than You Think!

Posted by: Kari

  Programming for Thursday, April 11, 2013 Stretching is not just something that our muscles need after a full day of lifting, like in today’s workout.  Rather, stretching is something that is required to allow our muscles to reach their full potential.  Do ever feel tension getting your elbows up in the front rack position? [...]
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Fitness is for Life

Posted by: Kari

Programming for Wednesday, April 10, 2013 For all you whole life challengers out there, this is your final week to dedicate yourself to the commitments of the challenge before  we check back in with one another and celebrate how far we have come!  Its time to hit the gym hard, and to stay disciplined with [...]
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Put in Work

Posted by: Kari

  Programming for Saturday, April 6, 2013 Work don’t get done unless you put work in!  There’s nothing more satisfying than the feeling of accomplishment after putting forth your best efforts.  The equation is simple… show up, put in work, go home feeling satisfied! WARM UP Partner 2 k row POWER Lunge the Small Lap [...]
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Expand Your Explosive Energy

Posted by: Kari

  Programming for Friday, April 5, 2013 You’ve heard your coaches tell you over and over again about finding explosivity in your lifts, your running, and just about everything we do during a workout.  No doubt you have experienced the tremendous amount of power to be found in this internal reservoir of energy.  But have [...]
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Friday Night Lights Round 2 on the Horizon

Posted by: Kari

  Programming for Tuesday, April 2, 2013     It may only be Tuesday, but it is never to early to start wondering, speculating, and preparing for this week’s Open Workout. We have completed 1-4 together as a gym, and number 5 will be no exception. This Friday, beginning at 5:30pm, CrossFit Scottsdale will host [...]
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The Power of Our Community

Posted by: Kari

Programming for Saturday, March 29, 2013 The power of our CrossFit Scottsdale community expands far beyond the lifting floor and the pull-up rig.  Today, we are going to harness that power and use it to help a Scottsdale wife and mother get the life-saving medical treatment she and her family so desperately need. In today’s [...]
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Stretch Your Way to a PR

Posted by: Kari

  Programming for Friday, March 29, 2013 The game-changing importance of stretching and flexibility is all too often overlooked and underrated by athletes who would rather spend their time and energy hitting a workout and going for that next PR.  Well, what if we told you that your PR is likely within reach, but you [...]
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Open Workout 13.4

Posted by: Kari

Programming for Thursday, March 28, 2013   As we enter week four of this global fitness fitness competition, let us resolve ourselves to think only of the movement at hand.  We will think not of the time on the clock, the rep or round our neighbor has accomplished, or of the fatigue we feel in [...]
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Fitness is a State of Mind

Posted by: Kari

  Programming For Wednesday, March 27, 2013 Fitness is  more than sweat, muscle, and speed.  It is more than weights, rowers, and rigs.  Fitness is also more than your coach, your partner, and even your body.  Fitness is rather a state of mind — focused towards excellence, and resilient throughout any challenge. How fit are [...]
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