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!
“So as you end the open season and return to your regular fitness routine let’s reestablish some places to improve and think about some areas that were exposed. ” – Coach Bobby
“A good combination of learning comes from watching weightlifters who lift well (…) and studying the resources that are in good standing with the sport(..)” – Coach Mike
“Want better snatches and jerks? How about better shoulder mobility and stability? Do the Turkish Get Up (TGU).” – Coach Mike
“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
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“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