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May 2018 Athlete Of The Month

Name: Megan Connell    Age:  34 Occupation:   Project Coordinator Length Of Time CrossFitting: 7 months Favorite Lift and Why? All of the Olympic lifts, especially cleans. These lifts make me feel badass. I like the challenge of moving heavy weight while… Read more »

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“Stop the Hangovers!” by Alejandra Morisi

As most people do, I took a bar prep course to get ready for the bar exam. The exam is two days long and, on the second day, you take a 100 multiple choice question test in 3 hours. When… Read more »

“How Nutrition Can Change Your Life, Not Just Your Weight” by Cathy Cruz, M.S. Nutrition & Integrative Health

When we talk about nutrition, we often think about it in terms of what goes in versus what we burn through exercise and activity. While caloric intake IS important, it’s even more important to understand how the quality of our… Read more »

“Fight the bullsh*t!” by Alejandra Morisi

I’ve been wanting to write something about this quote for some time. The topic keeps coming up during conversations and I come back to this quote because it is  so true. For a long time I thought that change naturally… Read more »

April 2018 Athlete Of The Month

Name: Kyle Gregg Age: 29 Occupation: Mechanical Engineer   Length Of Time CrossFitting: 6 months Favorite Lift and Why? Thus far, the clean has been one of my favorite lifts because it requires explosive speed, strength, coordination, flexibility, and balance. Fall… Read more »

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Baltimore Built by Anthony Morisi

The 2018 CrossFit Open has ended and, for all of us here at CFB, it is time to start looking forward to the next year of training leading up to 2019 CrossFit Open. It’s funny because I treat this time… Read more »

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“9 minutes to life” by Brian Steager

9 minutes to life How much does one think about in that time? While I know everyone has memories they love and some they wish to forget, past time isn’t the time discussed here. I want to bring you to… Read more »

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March 2018 Athlete Of The Month

Name: Ali Caballero Age: 38 Occupation: English Department Chair Length Of Time CrossFitting: 8 months Favorite Lift and Why? Power Snatch; this is one of my most difficult movements, but it is also the very first that I PR’d during my… Read more »

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