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CrossFit Recourse | The Open…
It's not easy to explain to an "outsider", but this blog will be so bold as to attempt just that. Let's start with what it is on paper: 5 Weeks, 5 Workouts, completed at your local CrossFit Affiliate…that's it…so what's the big deal? Well, if you look at it from a black and white standpoint, it's the start of qualifying for the CrossFit Games. Screen time on ESPN, lucrative sponsorships, and millions of followers on social media. That happens for about .000001% of the people that sign up for it every year. With such staggering odds at glory, why do so many of us CrossFitters do it year in and year out? In my opinion, it comes down to basic human nature. Those of us who seek to truly feel alive, gravitate to that which makes us feel that way. To push ourselves to the limits of our physical and mental capability, knowing that whatever the final results may be, we will be better for the journey. Although our community is always tightly knit, and the daily workouts discussed…The Ope