If you sat me down with a pen and some paper and told me to write down the craziest 72 hours I could imagine in the world of elite fitness sports that would result in over 250 gyms de-affiliating from CrossFit, I could not have come up with, in a hundred tries, on hallucinogens, what…… Continue reading The Weekend’s Aftermath: A Unified Community
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Why Our Community is Better Off Without CrossFit
Good afternoon to some, good morning to others. Welcome to a very important episode of Elite Sports Insider. I do want to say that, while the topic is solemn and we find ourselves at this point because of so many horrible things happening in the United States, I will do what I can to make…… Continue reading Why Our Community is Better Off Without CrossFit
CrossFit’s Noticeable Silence on Racial Inequality
CrossFit has been awkwardly and very noticeably silent on racial injustice, EZ Muhammad makes some podcast appearances, and Rogue Invitational’s digital competition is coming soon. Good morning and welcome to the WODDITY podcast for news about CrossFit. We are a daily podcast, Monday through Friday, doing CrossFit news in five minutes or less. My name…… Continue reading CrossFit’s Noticeable Silence on Racial Inequality
[BLACK] CrossFit’s New [LIVES] Twitter Account [MATTER]
It is a new day. Full of fresh opportunities, endless possibilities, and unfulfilled potential for all of us to make the world a better place. I just wanted to remind you of that before we dive in. Reykjavik CrossFit Championship Officially Cancelled Frederick Aegidius wrote on the Reykjavik CrossFit Championship website yesterday an announcement that…… Continue reading [BLACK] CrossFit’s New [LIVES] Twitter Account [MATTER]
Do Black Lives Matter in the CrossFit Community?
I want to get this right, so I’m going to be reading off the screen. This video tosses out every interpersonal and professional relationship I’ve tried to build in this industry. It will alienate me. It will outcast WODDITY and the business I’ve built around that brand name for the last two years. Every late…… Continue reading Do Black Lives Matter in the CrossFit Community?