CrossFit Games-qualified athlete Janelle Stites (formerly Shafer) may lose her and team On Track's qualification for the 2021 NOBULL CrossFit Games due to an out-of-competition drug policy violation she received as an Olympic weightlifter in 2019. Stites is a member of team On Track, which placed fifth overall at the...Read more
Movements like the kettlebell windmill offer coaches and athletes both stability and mobility training benefits across most joints and tissues of the human body. Strength, power, and finess athletes can utilize the kettlebell windmill to improve hip mobility, increase shoulder...Read more
What Is CrossFit®?
CrossFit® is often referred to and known as “the sport of fitness”, but originally got its roots as a fitness regimen developed around functional exercises and high-intensity workouts. CrossFit® is a registered trademark of CrossFit, Inc.; more information can be found at their website, CrossFit.com.
This fitness methodology numerous movement staples, including:
- Box Jumps
- Weighted Carries
- Clean & Jerks
These are a few of the movements an athlete can perform in any given CrossFit® workout. In order to excel in this sport, an athlete must be well-rounded and carefully curate programs that improve strength, mobility, power, and much more.
On paper, Fittest in Cape Town (FiCT) — one of 10 CrossFit Semifinal events — may not boast the most star power, but FiCT was full of the competitive drama that CrossFit fans love. This was a high-stakes race: Only the top male and female finishers out of 30 individuals...Read more
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