CrossFit Discussion Board  

Go Back   CrossFit Discussion Board > Search Forums
CrossFit Home Forum Site Rules CrossFit FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 25 of 54
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Amanda Henry
Forum: Competitions 02-17-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,175
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Hybrid Athletics

Rob,
I'm sorry, I totally missed your response. Thank you so much for taking the time to address some of my concerns! I think there were lessons learned on both sides. :) Overall, the event was fun...
Forum: Exercises 02-15-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,830
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Transition from girl pushups to real pushups

In my (limited) experience at weight training, and my (vast) experience at being awesome, I would say...more squats.

Because, really, you're calling them "girl" push-ups, and you can't figure out...
Forum: Injuries 01-27-2011, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 10,024
Posted By Amanda Henry
Lower Back Numbness

Sigh. Sorry to add to an already bloated injury section, but I'm starting to get worried.

I started Crossfitting at an Affliate in August. About 8 weeks ago I did a thruster ladder followed by a...
Forum: Nutrition 01-24-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,470
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Grocery Cart Judgement

Oh yeah, totally judge. :evilsmile

Although, I would say that it's MOSTLY thoughts like "Oh, bread. OH MY GOD. BREAD. I miss bread. Remember bread? Yeah, those were the days."

Or maybe "Wow, I...
Forum: Community 01-23-2011, 06:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,839
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Take the new CrossFit test

SOOOOOOO Awesome!!!!!! :rofl:
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-23-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7,554
Views: 2,620,811
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Seen at the globo yesterday

My favorite part of that is that everyone in the poster looks really in shape! Isn't that the point? :shrug:
Forum: Competitions 01-23-2011, 10:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,175
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Hybrid Athletics

If you guys ever run any events, let us know! We might be running something later in the year; we'll make sure to let you know too. We always talk about how LI doens't really have the kind of CF...
Forum: Running a CrossFit Facility 01-23-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 15,848
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Olympic Weight Lifting Certification

The one in hillsborough? We are going to that one as well! I think it said its about 9 hours practical and 3 to 4 hours lecture. I like lecture and my husband likes hands on, so we decided to do this...
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-21-2011, 03:19 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 55,731
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Growing a beard

Just wanted to point out that beards will keep you warmer in these cold, long winter days. GROW ONE!
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-21-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Biggest Pet Peeve

I am 5'1". My Husband is 6'6".

"How does that WORK?"

:mad: HATE.
Forum: Community 01-21-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 4,900
Views: 1,037,069
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Where's the Girl Power?

This might be a stupid question, but do you use the coconut oil that you cook with? The "lardy," cook and eat it one? Or is there another one for the body? Also, how much do you use? I've heard of...
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-20-2011, 04:34 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Biggest Pet Peeve

LOL! Fair enough. I withdraw. :D
Forum: Community 01-20-2011, 04:32 PM
Replies: 4,900
Views: 1,037,069
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Where's the Girl Power?

Alright girls, I need some non crossfit advice:

What body lotions do you use? My skin is SO DRY and I need some serious skin therapy!:(
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-20-2011, 03:07 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-20-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Biggest Pet Peeve

People who discredit other people's pet peeves :highfive:
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-19-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Biggest Pet Peeve

[QUOTE=Reid Peryam;893536]1.) Having to explain Paleo
QUOTE]

I'm a lactose intolerant celiac who is allergic to almonds. Try explaining THAT to people.... "Not even WHOLE grains?" "Isn't that sort...
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-19-2011, 07:37 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 54,365
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Biggest Pet Peeve

HATE THIS. Seriously. I know that there totally times when you need to lay down after a workout, but SERIOUSLY. Leave the drama with your Mama.
Forum: Competitions 01-19-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,175
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Hybrid Athletics

This got me thinking...I've never competed either, and while I hope to be able to do some smaller throwdown someday, I don't think I'm going to come even close to winning. BUT, you better believe I'm...
Forum: Competitions 01-19-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,175
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Hybrid Athletics

Very true, heavyweight tire flip was pretty legit. I think the grip was impossibly flat on one side or something.

Which team were you cheering on? You're in Merrick? Which affiliate do you go to? I...
Forum: Community 01-19-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4,900
Views: 1,037,069
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Where's the Girl Power?

AWESOME!!!!! :highfive: Kettlebells are my favorite. And by favorite, I mean I hate them with a burning passion while doing them, love them when they are done. Though that love usually ends three...
Forum: Stuff and Nonsense 01-17-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,836
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: I want to watch NFL atheletes do WODs

I would LOVE to watch that! How each position trains/eats/conditions would be eye opening and I think vastly different. Would be super cool to see.
Forum: Community 01-17-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4,900
Views: 1,037,069
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Where's the Girl Power?

So, I realize we've never talked and all that, but your thighs make me think bad things....

Like squatting. Yeah, squatting. :evilsmile
Forum: Equipment 01-17-2011, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,475
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Spinning Bike

Position 1 is sitting on the bike, butt in the seat, hands holding the bottom of the handlebars.

Position 2 is butt off seat, standing straight up, hands near the bottom of the handlebars (at the...
Forum: Competitions 01-17-2011, 08:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,175
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Hybrid Athletics

My husband and his friend totally looked at it as a motivator to do their best, and tried their hardest. They ended up coming in 7th, which was dissapointing, but whatever. Of course the only reason...
Forum: Equipment 01-16-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,475
Posted By Amanda Henry
Re: Spinning Bike

LOVE SPINNING!!

My favorites are usually long hills, with increasing levels of resistance, for anywhere from 5 to ten minutes, then an all out sprint for about 1 or 2 minutes. I also love jumps from...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 54

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:25 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
CrossFit is a registered trademark of CrossFit Inc.