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Old 06-02-2007, 06:54 PM   #9
John Seiler
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Karin and Connie bring up good points. The scaling for previously inactive people needs to be HUGE. As for not intimidating them with CROSSFIT(!) I agree. But they don't even need to know it's CrossFit. "Mom, Dad, we're going to do some basic functional movements mixed in such a way that we get your heart rate up a little."

I also think it would be good to start with 1 day on, 1 day off and increase the workloads slowly like everything else.

(Message edited by John Seiler on June 02, 2007)
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