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Beauty Beyond Strength · 15 March 2015

Foo170-lb. bench presses, 13 repsThen, complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:7 chest-to-bar pull-ups77 double-unders170-lb. squat clean thrusters, 2 reps28 sit-ups Beauty Beyond Strength Stacie Tovar has been a fixture in the CrossFit community since she qualified for her first CrossFit Games in 2009.  I competed with her in the final heat […]

Calling All Olympic Weightlifters. · 16 February 2015

5 rounds, each for time, of:20 chest-to-bar pull-ups30 wall-ball shots, 20-lb. ball40 push-upsRest precisely 3 minutes between each round. Calling All Olympic Weightlifters! Did you really want to be in Oly Club but could not make the evening training times? You might be in luck.Roots is exploring the possibility of having a second Oly Club training […]

Be More Human · 1 February 2015

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:Row 20 calories10 burpees, jumping over the barbell185-lb. thrusters, 5 reps Be More Human Reebok debuted their own commercial at the Super Bowl titled Be More Human.  Did you see it? Which was your favorite Super Bowl commercial?  Post to comments.

Nicole on This Week’s GirlsGoneWOD Podcast · 21 January 2015

Nicole Christensen featured on the GirlsGoneWOD podcast this week.

No 12:30pm Class and Open Shop 2:30-4:00 · 15 December 2014

Weighted Pull-ups5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5-5 reps No 12:30pm Class and Open Shop 2:30-4:00 Please note, there will be no 12:30pm class today.  Open Shop is moved to 2:30-4:00pm. And, rapper Rick Ross lost 100-lbs doing CrossFit and dieting.  Check it out in the video above.    

Harvest Hoedown Slideshow · 3 November 2014

Push Jerk 3-3-3-3-3 repsthenSkills Benchmark Test1 max set of toes-to-bar   Created with flickr slideshow. Harvest Hoedown Slideshow!  Click the slideshow above to view the pictures from the Harvest Hoedown competition! Thanks to Lisa Prodonovich and Andrew Mills for being our competition photographers! Full album available here.

Pull-ups and How to Read the Workout · 2 November 2014

Description of the different types of pull-ups used in CrossFit.

Recap Tomorrow! · 12 October 2014

RileyFor time:Run 1.5 miles150 burpeesRun 1.5 milesIf you’ve got a weight vest or body armor, wear it. Recap Tomorrow! Thanks for everyone who came out to compete, cheer, and sponsor the first Harvest Hoedown. Full recap posted tomorrow. And, we hope this video brings you tons of laughs.  

The Early Show · 11 September 2014

30-20-10 reps for time of:95-lb. thrustersghd situps The Early Show Tonight’s the night. Meet Eric in line at 6:00pm for the early showing of Matchstick Productions‘ Days of My Youth at the Boulder Theater tonight. Doors open at 6pm.  Show starts at 7:00pm. Tickets available here.

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 […]