The Open, A Five Part Series (Part 2)

(Feb 23, 8:14pm) – The Open announcement is LIVE. I haven’t been able to really pay close attention because we have company over, but I sneak a glance at my phone as the @CrossFitCanuck Facebook Messenger feed starts to light up. I start seeing comments like ‘Guess I’m Doing Scaled’ and ‘So much for doing RX for the whole Open’....

15,640lbs and New Kicks

  So these posts are going to be coming at you a bit out of order. Not a huge deal, but just in case we get to my ride blog and you think to yourself WTF? This happened way before he got new shoes, why are we only hearing about this now. Through the joys of time management, I’m trying...

Getting Mobile

The Supernova of Pain Monday (December 7) – Does anybody remember the other part of getting healthy? Not the eating or the activity (lifting, cycling, running or whatever else you do), but the component that is often forgotten. Mobility. Stretching. Rolling out. Smashing. Whatever it takes to get those sore muscles loosened up. Now mobility isn’t a naturally intuitive thing...

Finish… Just Finish.

Tuesday (October 27) – REGULAR CLASS! What? Really? After the solo Saturday and a nice walk around the Hill with @SavannahJessie, Tuesday was WOD time! I got a chance to pop into the 530pm class to hit the never-ending chipper that Tavia cooked up for us. I knew that I wouldn’t be able to go RX, especially with the shoulder...

What Are You Looking At???

@paulperena and his covert selfie… Monday (August 10) – See what happens when you leave your iPhone unsupervised? You find random photos in your Camera Roll. Have you ever had this happen to you? I know that @sarahbassels has. Well the catch for these unattended selfies is that when you have a blog, these selfies become famous. OK, maybe not...

Sun’s Out, Guns Out

Gunshow? C’mon Megatron… Wednesday (July 8) – Well I’m excited to still be able to function after the madness that was Monday night and my first double. It’s funny, but @CADPRO00 asked which was harder (CrossFit or CrossFit Lite) and I wasn’t sure I could give him an answer. They were different, but both were incredibly challenging albeit (always wanted...