By Dan Krahe I first became involved with CrossFit because its philosophy enthralled me. As I saw it then, this approach to fitness was the best way to become the biggest badass that I could ever be. What followed was several years of pursuing a vision: the fittest version of myself; the jack of all
By Chris Daly Knowing why we feel the way we do during a training session can be attributed to many different variables. Today I’m going to touch on one of them: your body’s various energy systems. Understanding when and how they are used can increase the effectiveness of your training. First, we need to understand how
ENDURANCE SCAVENGER HUNT On Saturday June 2nd, join us for the Invictus Boston Endurance Scavenger hunt. We will meet at St. James at 8:30am and kick the event off at 9am. From there, you and your team will have 3 hours to complete all the assigned tasks on the list and return to Tasty Burger.
By Nate Gagnon About ten years ago, I was reading a book and came across the word “Kairos.” I didn’t know what the word meant at the time, so I looked up the definition; this definition inspired me to go on a road trip around the country which lasted about a month and a half.
By Gino Escalante So you want to be good at CrossFit? That’s great! I will assume that if you are reading this with that goal in mind then you have taken lifting classes already. You’ve also gone to gymnastics class, and endurance class, and mastered all of the fundamentals. You may have even climbed Mount
By Bern Prince This is an amazing time of year to be a sports fan! We have filled in our NCAA March Madness brackets, opening day for baseball is upon us, the Masters Golf Tournament is in full swing and the NBA playoffs are rapidly approaching. Many of you participated in the CrossFit Open, a
By Jessa Lemoine Change is hard. Think about all the little things that you do, probably subconsciously, as part of your daily routine. Now imagine changing just one of those things. It requires a conscious effort to replace a habit with something different, whether it is a thought or action. I never realized how much
By Briana Hamilton Sooooooo this is my first blog post ever, and it may or may not have been more fitting to title this article “What the hell do you know?” referring to myself of course. It may please you to know that I understand not all people enjoy sports and CrossFit as much as
By Chase Devine Starting about 4 years ago now I discovered CrossFit. I would spend an immense amount of time analyzing the Crossfit.com workouts and the athletes doing them, watching their every move. I would watch videos of them doing workouts at the Games and at their gym. The biggest question I always asked myself