‘Tis the Season to Celebrate! Happy Open!

Happy Open everyone! And what an Open it has been, especially here at CrossFit Surmount.  I had the privilege to watch 19.2 this past Thursday at our Thursday Night Lights event and I think I can speak for everyone in attendance that it was a magical moment! Since...

The Open

Hey all you badass athletes of CrossFit Surmount, Happy New Year! If you are here, you are doing something special for yourself every time you walk through that door. Every time you lace up your shoes and chalk up your hands you are doing something extraordinary for...

Comparisons

We live in a world of comparisons. Our consumer culture has trained us to compare our cars, clothes, houses– everything, to our neighbors. Magazines train us to compare our looks and our bodies to others. Most of this is total bs–negative and unhealthy...

Equality- Part 2

A few weeks ago, Coach Doza wrote a thought-provoking post on gender equality.  I emphasize “thought-provoking” because “societal norms” and “social stigmas” run very deep, and often we don’t even question why we believe what we do.  To quickly...

Equality – By Coach Doza

Equality. As you walk up to the entrance at CrossFit Surmount, you might notice a small, unassuming sticker in the window with the word “equality” surrounded by the North Carolina border. This sticker gives just a hint at how important our box emphasizes...