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Eric Passes the CCFT Exam and Becomes a Certified CrossFit Trainer · 28 October 2014

Coach and owner Eric Christensen earns the Certified CrossFit Trainer credential.

It Begins Tomorrow… · 13 October 2014

Clean5-5-3-3-3-1-1-1-1 It Begins Tomorrow… Tomorrow, right here, we announce the EPIC 2014 fall food challenge. The PR Your Life Challenge.  Tune in tomorrow!

Harvest Hoedown – Workouts, Details, and Spectator Info! · 8 October 2014

CrossFit Roots announces the workouts for the Harvest Hoedown team competition.

Skillz – The Benchmarks · 7 October 2014

5 rounds:Run 200m3 rope climbSkills test for October. All-4-One – (She’s Got) Skillz by Jefe86 Skillz – The Benchmarks First off, how cool was All-4-One?  Remember 1994?  Yea, they were hot for 2 months that summer, I swear.  But let’s talk Skillz. Last month when we dropped the massive benchmark test plan for the next […]

SugarWOD for Android · 6 October 2014

Back Squat3-3-3-3-3Yearly benchmark!  Log you scores! SugarWOD for Android Over the past two months the workout tracking at the shop has been TREMENDOUS!  We know that logging your workouts makes for better athletes that get more out of the work they put into their fitness. We are excited to announce that SugarWOD for Android is […]

Crocktoberfest Champion 2014 · 5 October 2014

21-15-9 reps for time of:115-lb. (80lb.) overhead squatsToes-to-bars Crocktoberfest Champion 2014 We are pleased to introduce the 2014 Crocktoberfest Champion – Yasmeen Sokol. Yasmeen took first place with her Crocktail!  This is the first time in Crocktoberfest history that a cocktail has won the competition!Runners Up: Emily – entreeDizon – dessertDavid – People’s Choice  Thank […]

Pam on the Podium · 25 September 2014

Reminder!  Open Shop on Sunday has been moved to 6-8pm for this weekend only.  Power Clean3-3-3-3-3then4 rounds for time:15 Abmat Sit-ups15 KB swings (24/16) Pam on the Podium Last weekend Pam and Jim competed in the Front Range Masters Championships at Front Range CrossFit in Denver, Colorado. Pam took 3rd overall in the women’s 50-54 […]

Meet Jessica & SugarWOD Android Update · 23 September 2014

3 rounds for time of:20 wall-ball shots to 12-foot target15-foot rope climb, 2 ascents Meet Jessica… My parents enrolled me in gymnastics at age 3 because they were afraid for my safety, as I frequently tried cartwheels on couches and flips off diving boards. I began competing gymnastics in Virginia under very strict Russian coaching, […]

TEDx Boulder September 27th! – Free Drawing for Tickets · 10 September 2014

Isabel30 reps for time: Snatch (135 lbs) This workout is part of the yearlong benchmark series.  Learn about the series here. TEDx Boulder September 27th! – Free Drawing for Tickets Hey Roots Crew! TEDxBoulder is September 27th and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away!  Drop your name in the box at the […]

Harvest Hoedown Call For Volunteers. · 27 August 2014

“Tosh”3 rounds:run 200mrest 1:1run 400mrest 1:1run 600mrest 1:1 Harvest Hoedown Call For Volunteers. We’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help with the upcoming CrossFit Roots Harvest Hoedown competition.  For more information on the competition, read here. The competition will go down on Saturday, October 11th.  As many of you know, a well-run CrossFit competition relies […]