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Forum: Community 05-16-2014, 11:56 AM
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Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

Dr. Steven Devor has responded: http://www.scribd.com/doc/224591760/Devor-s-Answer (WFS)

Interestingly, he has finally admitted that he never spoke to any of the participants in the study (31).
Forum: Community 04-08-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 47,785
Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

Interestingly, the technical term for what Dr. Steven Devor and Dr. Michael Smith did in their now-infamous CrossFit study is known as "Scientific misconduct." Wikipedia defines this as "....the...
Forum: Community 03-31-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

Something odd happened when I pasted those links into my reply. Here are the correct versions:

http://www.mensjournal.com/essential/print-view/fast-fitness-20130718 (WFS)
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Forum: Community 03-28-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

I get a lesson in search engine algorithms from this experience too. It turns out that the 18,000 results listed in Google for a search of this study's title is an estimate based on key words. The...
Forum: Community 03-28-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 47,785
Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

The Blaze posted an article on this story today:...
Forum: Community 03-27-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By Russell Berger
Re: CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

Ben,
I agree with some of your points, but the Devor study is actually guilty of something worse than failing to define basic terms. Of the participants who failed to show up to re-test, the study...
Forum: Community 03-27-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 47,785
Posted By Russell Berger
CrossFit affiliate lawsuit against Steven Devor, Michael Smith, and NSCA

In spring of last year, the NSCA published a study (http://journals.lww.com/nsca-jscr/Citation/2013/11000/Crossfit_Based_High_Intensity_Power_Training.30.aspx) (WFS) conducted by Ohio State...
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