Life’s a Beach, Just WODing in the Sand
Come join us in kicking off the summer with a Beach WOD! First of all, the workout will be at Millennium Park in Grand Rapids. The address for Millennium park is 1415 Maynard Ave SW, Walker, Michigan 49534. Second, the workout will start at 11:00am. Lastly, it will take place on Saturday, June 24th!
Anyone from Friction CrossFit is welcome to come out to the workout and to celebrate summer with us. This is our first ever Beach WOD and therefore it will include an awesome workout. Afterwards, stick around for some good fun. Bring any games, friends and family.
You may choose not to participate, that’s okay, still come and have fun! Furthermore, bring your swim wear to cool off in the water after the workout or from the hot sun. Make sure to visit the Facebook event page, linked below, to RSVP. Most of all, we hope to see you there FricNation!
“In the snatch, clean, and jerk, the shins matter because they dictate where the knees and hips can go as well as what position is quad dominant or hamstring/hip dominant. Surprise, surprise; our body is interconnected.” – Coach Mike
“The athletes who don’t regularly olympic lift, may be missing out on things, whether they know it or not.” – Coach Mike
Ask yourself, are you a producer or consumer?
How the Catalyst Athletics Warmup helps our athletes improve their range of motion
Reminder, you can train through an injury. There is no need to stop coming to the gym. We, as coaches, can find something for you to do.
“Give all of these exercises a shot and feel the benefits of stronger and more stable shoulders.” – Coach Mike
“The hips being down is the biggest position we aim for” – Coach Mike
“As far as nutrition goes for weightlifting, it doesn’t have to be different than the one we would prescribe for any CrossFitter: meats, veggies, nuts and seeds, some fruit, little starch, no sugar. ” – Coach Mike
CrossFit had always peaked my interest, but I kept thinking that I wasn’t strong enough.
Because my parents were always overweight, I just assumed that was the way I should accept I would turn out because I had poor genes.