Thursday, July 18, 2013

400 meter

400 meter

Workout of the Day

Deadlift 3-3-3-3-3
Find your 3 rep max deadlift

In 10 minutes, complete the following:
800 m run
Max wall-balls (20 / 14 lbs)
**Your score will be total number of wall-balls completed

We are more than happy to announce that Ben Howe will be the newest member of the coaching staff here at CFF. Not only is he a beast, but as a physical therapist, he is source of knowledge that all of us will benefit from. Ben will be running a mobility class and open gym on Sundays, and it really couldn’t be from someone more qualified. Can’t wait to see what he has in store for us.

Here is a quick bio on Ben Howe:

Ben studied Physical Therapy and Clinical Science at Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY, where he earned is Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2006. Ben moved to Smyrna, TN in September 2012 to open and run a PT clinic with Benchmark PT, where he is the Clinical Director specializing in Manual Therapy, Dry Needling, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Prior to moving to Nashville, Ben practiced in Virginia, where he started CrossFit in early 2011 and received his Level 1 Trainer certificate in May 2012. Ben has competed and completed a Full Ironman (2011), multiple half ironmans, and multiple marathons.

Because we do Olympics lifts –  the snatch and the clean and jerk – so often, it would be wise to read this: 6 OLYMPIC WEIGHTLIFTING HABITS TO BREAK TODAY!


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