All posts tagged "equipment"

  • Which Comes First: The Athlete or Equipment?

    In terms of CrossFit competitions, which comes first: the athlete or the equipment? To Ben Benson, the co-owner of CrossFit Terminus in Atlanta, Georgia, it’s...

  • Best Financing Available Today

    Are you considering opening your first or second CrossFit gym?  If so, often the biggest fears are, “How do I pay for this?” “Can I...

  • 5 Ways to Add Training Time to Your Classes

    As a gym owner/Coach, your members place their trust in you to wisely manage their time each session, ensuring they get the most out of...

  • Marketing that Works

    “What type of marketing do you do?” Common answers: The CrossFit name is enough. Social media posts. Bring a Friend Days. Marketing over the years has changed and...

  • What Every Box Owner Should Know About AED Laws

    Some of the least talked about laws in the fitness community are those that require health and fitness studios to maintain automated external defibrillators at...

  • How to Open a Box

    To Jason Khalipa, opening a Box is not a hobby. Instead, the founder of NorCal said it is a small business that must be handled...

  • Worth the Weight

    What the Carolina Panthers football team needs, in terms of weightlifting equipment, is going to differ from what a CrossFit Box requires. “Those are very...

  • Showing off Your Gym Equipment

    Every Box’s website is unique, trying to make a lasting impression in a digital world. Despite the different photos and various information, there are similarities...

  • Shipping Equipment Overseas

    South Seattle CrossFit’s co-owner, Chris Garceau, is currently on a nine-month deployment in the Middle East. His wife, co-owner and members back in Seattle, Washington,...

  • Equipped for Success

    If he could save $400 in shipping, Angelo Sisco will drive an hour to pick up a piece of equipment. But there are more benefits...

  • The Single Biggest Investment

    When it comes to owning a Box, your greatest expense in getting started is the equipment needed to fill your gym. Chances are, you are...

  • 3 Cleaning Tips

    Chad Cross, the Affiliate of CrossFit Long Beach in Signal Hill, California, has a cleaning company that comes clean the Box three times a week....

  • Jumping Across the Pond

    It must have been fate that CrossFit HQ did not grant Olly Goddard the name ‘CrossFit Ipswich’ when he opened his Box in 2009, in...

  • What’s in Your Waiver?

    Hypothetical situation: Halfway through a WOD, one of your members attempts a heavy back squat. When he tries to stand up, he hurts himself. Thank...

  • Taking Up Space

    When you walk through the glass doors at Strong Side CrossFit in Louisville, Kentucky, for the first time, you are immediately escorted to a side...