Archive for the ‘Workouts’ Category

Stop Checking Email So Often · 18 January 2015

5 rounds: :45 ON/:45 OFFclean and jerk155/105Rest 5 minutes, then:Tabata Row. Stop Checking Email So Often We’re all busy people and need to correspond with clients and coworkers in a timely manner. But can over checking email be stressing us out more than it needs to? Kostadin Kushlev and Elizabeth W. Dunn detail in this NY Times […]

Cyclocross Champion · 17 January 2015

Free Beginner Class Today at 10:30am. 4 rounds, each for time of:800-meter run or row    Cyclocross Champion At the Cyclocross National Championships in Austin, Texas, Roots’s own Carden King took 1st Place . We’re super proud of all the hard work he put in!

A 12-Hour Window · 16 January 2015

Free Beginner Class on Sunday at 10:30am. 5 rounds of 30 seconds of work followed by 30 seconds of rest of:Hang power clean (95/65)Chest to bar Pull-upMuscle UpBox Jump 24/20Incline Push Up A 12-Hour Window Given how readily accessible food is and our fewer and fewer hours of nightly sleep, it’s easy to see how our […]

Sleep, Recovery, and Weight Gain · 14 January 2015

5 rounds for time of:20 strict ring dips135-lb. thrusters, 14 reps Sleep, Recovery, and Weight Gain This past week, I spent six days traveling to Asia and back.  13 opeour plane rides, an 18-hour time change, and unfamiliar territory left my sleep habits in disarray.  Coming home on Monday night I hopped on the scale […]

PRYL Food Challenge Results · 11 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class today, Monday January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both. Fran21, 15, 9 thrusters (95/65) pullups PRYL Food Challenge Results In November, a group of Roots athletes embarked on a Paleo journey. The prescription was to eat strict […]

Food Challenge Results Coming Soon · 10 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class on Monday, January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both. Today’s workout is at the Centennial Middle School track.  Come find out what track WODs are all about! With a partner:10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 partner wallball throwsrun 100ydskb swings Food Challenge […]

Spice Up Your Life · 9 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class on Monday, January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both. Today’s workout is at the Centennial Middle School track.  Come find out what track WODs are all about! In teams of 3:1.5 mile sled drag1.5 mile run Spice […]

Shout Out Friday! · 8 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class on Monday, January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both. 21-18-15-12-9-6-3 reps for time of:power cleans (95/65)sit-upsback extensions Shout Out Friday! Here’s your chance.  Give props, big-ups, and kuddos to the folks you workout next to everyday.  Did […]

Where’s Your Mindset? · 7 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class on Monday, January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both. “Loredo” 6 rounds for time of:24 squats24 push-ups24 walking-lunge stepsRun 400 meters Where’s Your Mindset? One thing we love about CrossFit and, perhaps even moreso, CrossFit for Kids […]

The OPEN is Coming! · 6 January 2015

Women’s Only free Beginner Class on Monday, January 12th at 10:30am. Women’s Only January On-Ramp Course begins Monday, January 19th Click here to sign-up for one or both.  Chest-to-bar pull-up ladderRest 5 minutes1/2 body-weight overhead squat ladder The OPEN is Coming! The 2015 CrossFit Open is on it’s way!  What is the Open?!  The CrossFit Open […]