Archive for the ‘Workouts’ Category

The Salmon is Back · 21 September 2014

2 rounds for time of:30-inch box jumps, 20 reps5 muscle-ups24-inch box jumps, 30 reps5 muscle-ups20-inch box jumps, 40 reps5 muscle-ups The Salmon is Back Back by popular demand, Wild Alaska Salmon at Roots! Buy directly from the fisherman – Matt from Wild Alaska Salmon will be at Roots delivering Wild-Caught Alaskan Sockeye Salmon Tuesday, September […]

Remember your first CrossFit workout? · 20 September 2014

In teams of two, alternating each movement, complete ten rounds of:Dumbbell Hang Clean and Thruster x 10 repsBurpees x 10 reps300 Meter Run Remember your first CrossFit workout? “It never gets easy, You just get faster.”Post your first CrossFit workout and its effects to comments.

Know your movements! · 20 September 2014

For time:Row 40 Calories50 Alternating Pistols30 Toes to Bar10 Bar Muscle-Ups Know your movements! Today’s video shows three different ways to move a barbell from the shoulder to locked out overhead. Point A and Point B are the same in the movements, the difference is in how you get from A to B. Which one […]

Etiquette · 17 September 2014

Snatch 3-3-3-3-3 reps Etiquette No this isn’t charm school but there is a certain element of charm in how you carry yourself as an athlete at Roots. We put together a reference page on shop etiquette.  Read below to be in the know! Read the Etiquette page HERE.  

It’s Monday. · 15 September 2014

For time:Row 30 calories30 burpees, jumping over the barbell135-lb. hang power cleans, 30 reps It’s Monday It’s Monday.  How do you make certain to start your week of on the right foot?  Post to comments.

Benchmark Sunday · 13 September 2014

Front Squat 3-3-3-3-3 reps Benchmark Sunday Come on in for one of the yearly benchmark tests!  

The Journey Through the Workout · 7 September 2014

Back Squat 1-1-1-1-1-1-1 reps The Journey Through the Workout I have stepped into the gym with many different intents. I’ve walked in wanting to prove something to myself, prove something to others, PR a workout, PR a lift, or get out aggression, frustration, and even anger at my world around me.  I’ve looked to workouts […]

Grass-Fed Products · 6 September 2014

In front of a clock set for 12 minutes:1 minute of 115-lb. power snatches1 minute of GHD sit-ups2 minutes of 115-lb. power snatches2 minutes of GHD sit-ups3 minutes of 115-lb. power snatches3 minutes of GHD sit-ups Grass-Fed Products A hamburger is a hamburger…until it isn’t! From fat content to nutrients, Omega-3s, and chemical – the […]

Work Rest · 6 September 2014

Every 10 minutes, for 40 minutes (4 sets) complete the following as quickly as possible:Row 500 MetersRun 400 Meters6 Squat Cleans (225/155 lbs)6 Muscle-Ups Work Rest Come on in for a great Saturday exercise session!  

Women’s Only Free Class and Intro Session · 4 September 2014

Complete as many rounds as possible in 20 minutes of:10 burpee pull-overs 30 squats60 seconds of handstand hold Women’s Only Free Class and Intro Session Have you, or a woman you know, wanted to try CrossFit but find it intimidating or don’t know where to start? Our Women’s Only Program provides a welcoming and inclusive environment […]