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CrossFit romances bloom among couples who love the high-intensity workouts
By susannciaf, 24.07.2013, 11:56

it's another way to try and make it to the top." Snarr spent five years competing professionally in snowboarding, placing third in the 2007 Canadian Winter Games and representing Canada during the 2008 Junior World Championships. But a mistake on a jump during Canadian Nationals in 2009 broke his back, spelling the end of the longtime athlete's snowboarding career at age 20. Adding to the difficulty, Snarr's mother Jacqueline Snarr, who is credited with building Ontario's snowboarding regulatory body and organizing numerous competitions, died a year later in a snowboarding accident. It hasn't been an easy road to recovery, but Snarr turned CrossFit into a second life. He'd been using CrossFit a high-intensity workout involving Olympic lifts and gymnastics as cross training for snowboarding since 2007, but ramped it up after the accident. "My first workout was (called) GI Jane and I had no skin on either of my hands when I was done, " he said, looking at his hands.
Source: http://news.ca.msn.com/ontario/brampton/after-breaking-his-back-snowboarder-rebuilds-with-crossfit-workouts

We have next NBA season to continue to watch before we make any determinations about who is going to be asked to come back." Colangelo said he has not asked anyone yet about who wants to play in Spain next year, not even the team's stars such as LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant. And there are sure to be some changes as older players give way to some new stars. The guard position is loaded, with Kyrie Irving, Damian Lillard, Mike Conley, Kemba Walker and John Wall among the players in camp. Stephen Curry is not in Las Vegas but is considered a serious contender for the team next season, as is Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose, who is returning this season after a year out due to knee surgery. "Collectively, we have a large pool to select from," Colangelo said. "I think we have a real opportunity to put together a new group for the next run." Sanders, who did not start playing basketball until he was a 6-6 sophomore at Port St.
Source: http://www.jsonline.com/sports/bucks/larry-sanders-sprains-ankle-in-team-usa-workouts-b9959440z1-216693341.html

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Workouts for Whitney hopefuls

The 5-year- old won last year's Whitney and most recently the Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs on June 15. "It was a little slower than what I wanted," Wilkes said about the work, "but the track was a little dead this morning, and it was a work to set up a work. "We'll come back (next week) and get a major work with him off this. "He got a lot out of his last race. He ran fast (1:47.45) and the track wasn't a fast track that night." Fort Larned has won nine of 22 lifetime starts for $4,031,417.
Source: http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/07/20/3511287/workouts-for-whitney-hopefuls.html

He finished with a team-high 53 catches, good for 647 yards and four touchdowns. Cleveland fans might not appreciate Little celebrating the Miami Heat championship last month, but linebacker DQwell Jackson said seeing him in Oklahoma working with Weeden sends a message. That lets everyone in the building know that he is committed and hes committed to having a better and more productive season, Jackson said in a phone interview. Thats the first step. Now its about continuing to grow from that gesture. Weeden has used such workouts to hone his mechanics, particularly his footwork.
Source: http://www.cleveland.com/browns/index.ssf/2013/07/cleveland_browns_receiver_greg_1.html

AFP RELAXNEWS Comment Shutterstock For singles looking for love, CrossFit is famed for getting you both into shape and into a relationship. Related Stories Habits, not cravings, to blame for poor food choices when youre stressed: study One of the fringe benefits of becoming a CrossFit devotee, besides rock-hard abs, is the possibility of getting a date between all those grueling sets of pushups, handstands, and burpees, at least for those who are looking. While it hasn't been tracked empirically (yet), reports are a plenty of CrossFit romances springing up, with devotees finding lasting love while sharing a mutual love for hard-hitting workouts. RELATED: HIGH INTENSITY WORKOUTS CURB APPETITES: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY Unlike jogging on lonely treadmills or swimming solitary laps in a pool, CrossFit is famed for both the social and the team atmosphere it creates as well as its dedicated followers, meaning you're pretty much guaranteed to have multiple opportunities to strike up conversations.
Source: http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/crossfit-new-cupid-article-1.1405549

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