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I don’t brush my teeth because it’s fun, I do it because I know I have to. Every day. I won’t really notice if I miss a day, but I don’t want it to accumulate. Working out is the same. I do it every day in some capacity. It’s not always fun, sexy, or even[…]

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Ho Ho Ho! Over The Holidays And Through The New Year! How to stay in shape during the holidays? You don’t. The holidays are no different than any other time of year. You still workout, you still eat, you still recover, you still have goals. So try this workout instead from CrossFit.com and stop worrying[…]

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Hi All, When starting a business, the prevailing advice is: Just get started. Don’t wait for it to be perfect. Take action. And I think that makes a lot of sense in other areas too. When learning to speak a new language for example, you’re going to sound ridiculous for a while. The people who[…]

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Hi All, In my first year of Ski Patrolling I went out for an early work mission…in a white-out blizzard and without goggles (because I was a rookie and had forgotten them in my other bag). I didn’t have poles either because I had to keep my hands free to carry a drill and build[…]

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Hi All, “Isn’t that bad for you??” …is one of the most common questions in the fitness industry. It’s mentioned when talking about diet and exercise. Wheat bread versus white bread. Running versus lifting. Turkey versus beef. When I started as a Paramedic working in the healthcare industry, I dealt with that concept a lot.[…]

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Hi All, If a patient with a heart condition goes to see a Doctor, they might get told what they need to do. Eat healthier, stop smoking, exercise more. Easier said than done! A smart Doctor will help them figure out how to do it. It’s not hard to imagine that together they might come[…]

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Hi All, Perfectionism can get in the way of accomplishing anything. When I was growing up, a running theme throughout my schoolwork was procrastination. Projects would be completed the day before, essays would be written hurriedly and on top of the deadline, and each time it would drive my mother crazy. Procrastination can look like[…]

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Hi All, I told you last week about Wrestling being my first sport. Here’s how it led me to CrossFit: One of the things I loved about wrestling was the intensity. The focused mindset, the importance of technique (wrestling is very technical), and the careful balance of pushing your limits while maintaining economy of breath[…]

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