Spring BBQ and Final Games Open WOD
April 1, 2015
All RFCFer's, join us this Friday, 4/5, for our spring BBQ. It will follow the final CF Games Open WOD Friday evening. Spouses and kids are welcome. Food off the grill and beer will be provided. If you'd like to bring a dish to share, please do, but not required, and no...it does not have to be paleo.
Start CrossFit With Our Next Elements Class
Our next Elements class will begin Monday April 22nd. It will run Monday/Wednesday/Friday at both 8 am and 6 pm. You may choose attending either the morning session or the evening sessions. Go here for more information
Starting Tuesday, May 7th, RFCF will introduce a new class called CrossFit Cardio. These will be CrossFit workouts with programming that relies heavily on running. These will typically be longer time domain endurance based workouts of short intervals, long intervals and tempo/time trials, also incorporating bodyweight strength movements (squats, pushups etc..), prowler sleds, and rowers.
Every class will beg
Start CrossFit With Our May Elements Class
Our next Elements class will begin Monday May 6th. It will run Monday/Wednesday/Friday at both 8 am and 6 pm. You may choose attending either the morning session or the evening sessions. Go here for more information
Memorial Day Murph
Memorial Day weekend is approaching. As well as the un-official start of summer it's also been our tradition since the start of RFCF to get together and perform the hero WOD "Murph", named after Medal of Honor recipient Michael Murphy, to remember those who gave their lives in service to us.
This year we are also asking participating athletes to register with "Memorial Day Murph". MDM is a yearly internet based fundrais
Start CrossFit With Our June Elements Class
Our next Elements class will begin Monday, June 3rd. It will run Mon, Weds, Fri from 6-7 pm for two weeks. This series of classes will prepare you to enter any of our regularly scheduled daily workouts. Go here for more information.
Power and Scaling
How much importance do you place on "RX'ing" a workout? Do you feel as if RX'ing is going to yield better results in the long run to your progress than if you scale a WOD? Maybe not. You may actually be inhibiting your progress by attempting WODs as RX. CrossFit is about power output, work (load x distance), divided by time. Too heavy slows time thus blunting power output. Here is an artical I've posted in the past but is worth reading again to h
Start CrossFit With Our Next Elements Class- June 18th
Our next Elements class will begin Tuesday June 18th. It will run on Tuesdays and Thursdays at both 8 AM and 6 PM for two weeks. Each session will last approximately and hour and a half. This series of classes will prepare you to enter any of our regularly scheduled daily workouts. Go here for more information.
Saturday Schedule Change
This Saturday, 6/22, the WOD will be at 10:30 am and follow a K-tape clinic presented by Dr Scott Tesoro of Sopris Chiropractic at 9 am. This is open to everyone, come for the clinic, stay for the WOD.
Kinesiology tape has become very popular in ...the Crossfit world, particularly in the competitive arena. Kinesiology taping is different than traditional taping in both the physical properties of the tape and its uses compared to "old school