Rabbits and Community

Rabbits and Community

Rabbits and Community The Community word is thrown around a lot at gyms. It used to be a marketing tool. “Come check out our gym, the community is great!” No one ever came to our gym because of the community. It is hard to believe, but people don’t...
The Push-up Test

The Push-up Test

I posted this article in the CrossFitters in Rochester MN group.  I wanted to go a little more into detail. A blog post is the best place for that. Join the group! CrossFitters IN Roch! Here is the article in case you missed it.  Push-up test article Main quote with...
Part A is for Strength

Part A is for Strength

Part A is for Strength.  But why? 1. Longevity and functional longevity. Strength is a dominant predictor of longevity.  Not only in age but also in functioning into old age. “The embers of disability begin smoldering long before you’re handed a walker.“ Lifestyle...
Tony the Immortal!

Tony the Immortal!

I grew up in a small town. Very small. I shared a community of 300 people until the age of 14. Yes- 300 in the entire town. Growing up in that environment was difficult, especially for an overweight nerdy kid who tried way too hard to belong. My family was large and...