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We’ve got Snatch work in today’s Strength work, and Coach Alexa is here with some tips for improving your Overhead position. ⠀ ⠀ ——–⠀ First, here’s a look at today’s Strength: ⠀ OTM for 10min⠀ 2 L: Power Snatch; Spl/S: Squat Snatch @ 75%⠀ ⠀ *Drop and reset. Weight should be light and comfortable with...
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The Olympic lifts of the Snatch & Clean are the ultimate expression of explosive strength. When done correctly and safely, they have the ability to reshape both your body and your mind. ⠀ ⠀ Your mirror sees the results, but the body confidence that comes with becoming better at these lifts is immeasurable. ⠀ ⠀...
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Using the C2 Bike By: Coach Brendan We have a couple new Concept 2 BikeErgs in the gym. They’re a great option for anyone suffering from an upper body injury that prevents them from using an arm (or two). ⠀ ⠀ This Bike is similar, but different, to the Rower and Skier, so the screen...
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Intensity Evolution Written by: Coach Slater A single effective dose of Derby City CrossFit a day is enough to obtain and sustain lifetime fitness.  But, as we age, what that intensity looks like changes. It’s normal, it’s expected, but it doesn’t change the programming.  When I was in my 20s, I tried to push intensity...
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Written by: Coach Slater Technique Tip! Don’t let your elbows bend at the bottom of your kipping pullup (or C2B, or BMU).  If you ever have bicep or shoulder pain after a pullup workout, you might want to check what your elbows are doing at the bottom of your swing. If they’re bending, they might...
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The Purpose of Strength Written by: Coach Brendan We are currently living in a time as a human race where our strength is being tested both mentally and physically. The concept of building strength and getting stronger is simple, but the work it takes to get stronger isn’t easy. Strength can only be built in...
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What to Do If You Think You Have COVID-19 Written by: DCCF-er Dr. Rashad Usmani Fitness friends – we are going through some unprecedented times right now. We are in the midst of a global pandemic that has changed day-to-day life for most of us drastically. I am hopeful that this message finds you in...
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The Gem of Uncertainty Written by: Coach Vic I think that life, in this interesting way, shows its individual path for us in moments of uncertainty and growth. Often times, these moments can be uncomfortable and they can present decisions to revert back to who we use to be… play the games we use to...
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Written by: Coach Vic One of the most alluring things about a CrossFit box is the competitive atmosphere in which it takes place. That competitive atmosphere bring many positives, but also an opportunity for some negatives. Within competitive environments, you might have the mindset that focuses on others. This done in a positive light can...
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