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Back to School, Back to Fitness

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It's almost that time of year again... The stores are full…

You Don't Know What You Don't Know: Why Tracking the Details is Paramount for Training Progress

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  Whether you realize it or not, you and your athletes…
CrossFit Games Open 2016

The CrossFit Games Open 2016

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The CrossFit Games Open comes around every year. It is a chance…
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WODs for Travelers

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There is nothing worse than missing out on workouts while traveling.…

Athletic Development is a Process

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Just a cool little snippet that I came across that echos Vanessa…
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Pork Tenderloin with Bacon Garlic Brussels Sprouts

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Alright boys and girls, ready for a super tasty dish that requires…

What I eat every day…

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You asked for it, so here it is: What I eat every day! My…
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Why Diet and Exercise?

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This is going to be a pretty short post, but it’s something…
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10 Things I Wish I Had Known About Fitness Before I Turned 13

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1. The models you see in fitness magazines probably don’t…

Theresa Merkel: A Seaward Nutrition Success Story

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Theresa's story in her own words: On May 1, 2014, I started…
Obligation Overload

What’s Your Obligation?

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So, this will be a more rhetorical post, but it’s because I’m…
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50/50 Bacon and Beef Blend Burgers

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A couple words of warning before we begin, 50/50 Bacon and…
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Work Harder, Not Longer

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**I originally wrote this in May of 2012, lots of things have…

Save 50% on Athletic Greens

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For those of you not familiar with this product it's a favorite…
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Merry 2015 Open Y'all!

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Here we sit, lodged firmly into the middle of the 2015 CrossFit…
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Chatty Chuck Talks Progenex

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By looking around the gym, it's pretty obvious we're big Progenex…

Mental Games: Are You Ready for the CrossFit Open?

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  Vanessa's Latest Article For Breaking Muscle: The…

Seaward CrossFit Member Loses 40 lbs, Gains Fitness Family

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Elizabeth Johnson joined us last year in May, shortly after Seaward…

Pssttt.... Reebok is having a President's Day Sale!

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Ahem.... Those of you who need lifting shoes.... The Reebok…
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Ok, so stress is killing me. What do I do?

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Ok, so in the first part of the article we reviewed all the ways…

Stress: It’s KILLING You! No really…

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We’ve all heard it. “Stress… it’ll kill ya.” and everyone…
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A Game of Inches… I Wish

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The following quote has some naughty language, you’ve been…

Paleo Thin Mints!

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  Who doesn't like a ice cream cone full of chocolate…
Crossfit is not too expensive

CrossFit Is TOO Expensive!

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Really? Seaward CrossFit is a bargain, seriously. I know this,…

Paleo Cinnamon Muffins!

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  Our buddy, Theresa Merkel (the lady behind LunchBox…

Becky and Richard's Root Cellar Paleo Stew

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So, I need to give you a little back story before we talk about…
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Positivity and Appreciation in 2015

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Hey ladies, I’ve ranted on getting yourself some overall…
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More “Self-Love” in 2015

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It’s good for you, really! We all need to participate in…

Seared Catfish with Bacon, Garlic Smashed Cauliflower and Sauteed Sweet Mini Peppers

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Yep, it was every bit as good as it looks. It was also super…
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Vanessa's Story

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Vanessa wasn’t an athletic kid although she always admired…
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Confidence Ladies!

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(Naughty language coming, don’t read if it offends you.) In…
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Why I'm Not Giving Up My Muscles for Anyone (Breaking Muscle Article)

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After five years of talking about it, my husband and I opened…
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Paleo Pecan Pie and Friendsgiving!

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This past Saturday, we had our very first Seaward CrossFit Friendsgiving…
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Thanksgiving Week Schedule

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Here is the timetable for Thanksgiving week. Don't forget, this…
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4 Commitments You Can Make to Have Happy, Healthy Holidays

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Vanessa's Article Published in Breaking Muscle Vanessa Bennington…
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This Week in Sarasota - Seaward CrossFit

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The Seaward CrossFit part starts at 2:30 mins Alex from the…
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Seaward CrossFit in the Herald-Tribune

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"Couple launches Seaward Crossfit gym" Here is a great article…
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Tasty Kale Salad

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Looking for an amazing side dish to serve with your meal tonight? Something…
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“The Any Old Asshole Workout” (TAOAW)

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I first heard this term during my CrossFit Level One certification…
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Newsletter - November Edition 2014

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The PR Press wants to say HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Our members are…