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Category: Announcement

The winners of the 2020 CrossFit Games

This year the CrossFit Games had, due to COVID (dang this thing pops up everywhere!!!) a new format. There were 2 stages. During stage one of the 2020 (Sept 18-19) Reebok CrossFit Games, 60 athletes — 30 men and 30 women — competed in seven events across two days. Which were pretty hard (as one can imagine). September 18…

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THE 24 HOUR MURPH CHALLENGE: UPDATE 2

As I write this update it is Saturday September 21st and we’re about 70 days away from the challenge. Operation Bobbi Bear. The past week I managed to connect with Jackie Downs Branfield, the founder of Operation Bobbi Bear in South Africa, and she was so grateful for the effort we’re doing. True enough, we’re still far away from…

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THE 24 HOUR MURPH CHALLENGE: UPDATE 1

The preparation for WAD-WOD (World Aids Day- Workout of the Day) has started and while I am trying to put in the required volume of training, the UNAIDS Fitness committee is in full swing with all the preparations for our very first 24 Hr event. For those of you who were not yet aware, this year we will be…

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Behind the scenes

Apart from our regular blurbs on nutrition, strength cycle and athlete of the month, the fitness committee and coaches are also doing lots of other things, such as…. …. getting new equipment: We’ve just received a some new equipment and Cindy and Martina have been busy unpacking and numbering the newly arrived items. We can now include new equipment…

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The Murph and some (wise) words of advice

Memorial day is approaching and before tackling our yearly Murph workout, I wanted to share some words of advice, especially for those who never did a Murph before. First of all if you have come regularly to the workouts, your conditioning has improved… and even though some of you may have some doubts still, YOU ARE READY!!    …

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B3F is now “CrossFit B3F”!

You may have noticed a name change on our website. Although it is not yet 100% official, we are pleased to announce that our little box is in the final stages of CrossFit affiliation. This will make us officially “CrossFit” and one of more than 13,000 affiliates worldwide. We now have a link on the website to the CrossFit…

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Take the Murph Challenge!

For the third year running, UNAIDS Fitness and CrossFitB3F will be participating in one of the biggest events on the functional training calendar: the Murph Challenge – one mile run, 100 pull-ups, 200 push-ups, 300 squats, one mile run. Held on US Memorial Day, the Murph Challenge is dedicated to the heroism of Navy SEAL LT. Michael P. Murphy,…

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