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Written by Libby Landry & Michele Vieux

Written by Connor Nellans

Video by Nick Hawkes

Written by Connor Nellans

When working with a lot of clients, athletes and members in the corporate wellness world, a common “complaint” is the difficulty in staying on track with nutrition while traveling for work **raises hand in solidarity** Believe me, I totally get it. I travel with CrossFit Level 1 Seminar Staff...

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The Skinny On Fat

by CrossFit Invictus / November 30, 2018

Ever notice how a particular food can become all the rage only to drop out of fashion a few years later? And how the food or nutrient that our doctors told us to get more of in 1990, can morph into the one they are warning us against today?

Written by Michele Vieux

When you attack workouts like Cindy, you are potentially facing hundreds of air squats in one training session which can lead to muscle fatigue. By varying your stance throughout the workout and reps, you are able to use slightly different musculature – enough so that you can continue to move...

Lifting gains can be made for a couple reasons – sometimes they are due to improvements in technique and sometimes because of increases in strength. Below are two technique tips and two strength drills for to try so you can make some #gainz.

It’s time to get in shape – it’s been awhile since you’ve been thinking about it, and you just don’t know where to start. What about running? Seems like the easiest form of exercise – the least amount of equipment needed and no need to be paying for a gym membership. What do you really need to...

In our previous post on breathing, we reviewed and discussed the concepts from the book, “The Oxygen Advantage” by Patrick McKeown, including the basics of the respiratory system, common problems associated with ‘overbreathing’ and how it relates to general health and sports performance, and how...

Written by Coach Calvin Sun

Most of us can agree that injuries aren’t a desirable outcome from our training or any physical activity we might engage in. Yet when you ask the average coach, “What can I do to prevent injury?”, you’ll usually get a generic answer along the lines of “make sure you...

Written by Invictus Athlete Josh Littauer As a CrossFit coach, I have been approached several times recently by athletes with the question,“What else can I add in on top of my normal CrossFit class?” or “Can you make up extra stuff for me to do outside of the gym so I can get more work in?”...
Written by Blaine McConnell I have had a number of members who have spoken to me over the past couple of weeks about feeling more sore than usual or feeling burnt out. I am sure other coaches have received these same statements from some of their clients at times. There are a few ways to...

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The Power of the Mind

by CrossFit Invictus / September 11, 2018

Written by Nichole Kribs

Written by Brittany Weiss

Videos by Travis Ewart