The Facade

The sport that got me first interested in weightlifting was our Nation’s greatest game, football. Like most young Georgia boys I grew up watching the University of Georgia Bulldogs every Saturday. The stadium, the players, the entire environment created a huge attraction in my heart. I wanted nothing more than to be on the football […]

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Jim & Becky Conzelman

Games Wrap-Up from Becky

It was so awesome meeting many of you this past weekend at the The CrossFit Games. Thank you for stopping by to say hello! When I spent time at the booth after my last team event (with BackCountry CrossFit), I was so encouraged to hear how many of you either want to start a chapter […]

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Faith Workout: The Strong Give Glory to God

“The glory of the young is their strength…” (Proverbs 20:29) READ Romans 4 REFLECT This year’s Games was an opportunity to continually witness glory.  From the strength and performance of the competitors to the joy among spectators – God’s glory was constantly on display.  Of course, this was not evident to all, and none of […]

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Remember Who Holds You

As I sat in the tennis stadium last night watching the overhead squat event. Three things went through my head. USAW is improving, but man I would love one day for us to compete in a venue like that. At least a couple men attempted 400. I give them props for at least trying. It […]

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Faith Workout: Run Your Race

“The sun…rejoices like a great athlete eager to run the race” READ Psalm 19 REFLECT The Games athletes are beginning their “race” today.  They are likely experiencing a number of emotions, and these emotions will certainly fluctuate throughout the weekend.  Of all the emotions an athlete can experience, joy is specified in today’s passage.  An […]

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