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The Science Behind Gluten-Free Bread: 6 Secrets to Getting it Right

The Science Behind Gluten-Free Bread: 6 Secrets to Getting it Right

May 05, 2017

Ever wondered how to work in bread to your vegan or gluten free diet? Wonder no more, Joe from the Village Bakery is here to give you some tips and tricks on how to nail the ever elusive PERFECT gluten free bread.

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How to Train Smarter for Your Next Obstacle Course Race

How to Train Smarter for Your Next Obstacle Course Race

April 19, 2017

Looking to really crush your next OCR or want to take the plunge and complete your very first race this year? Keep these tips in mind for your next/first race and you'll be sure to dominate.

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4 Strengthening Exercises to Avoid Back Injury

4 Strengthening Exercises to Avoid Back Injury

April 10, 2017

The difference between back pain and a back injury can often come down to how well you maintain the overall health of your body. You don't have to spend hours in the gym focusing on making your back strong, often times the proper stretching routine and body weight exercise will do the trick. Stacey Stewart breaks it down for us.

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Optimizing pre-workout nutrition

Optimizing pre-workout nutrition

February 10, 2017

Post workout nutrition is widely discussed throughout the fitness world. Making sure you're eating the right stuff and in the right amounts is crucial, but did you know you can elevate your fitness by keeping your pre-workout nutrition in check? Learn some science behind your pre-workout meal in this article by guest blogger Luke Cafferty.

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The Science of Motivation: Your Brain on Dopamine

The Science of Motivation: Your Brain on Dopamine

January 19, 2017

Ever wondered if there is something you can take to get yourself more motivated? The founder of Anabolic Health Alex Eriksson is here to tell us that there is and it all revolves around Dopamine. 

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Getting Started with Trail Running

Getting Started with Trail Running

December 06, 2016

Tired of the same old track or road runs? Check out why you should implement trail running into your fitness routine and what it can do for you both physically and mentally.

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Elivate Nutrition's top 8 Crossfitters on Insta includes w.o.d.welder athlete Rachel Campbell

Elivate Nutrition's top 8 Crossfitters on Insta includes w.o.d.welder athlete Rachel Campbell

October 31, 2016

Rachel Campbell made Elivate Nutrition's Top 8 Crossfitters to follow on Insta. Go Rachel! Click the blog to see the other 7 that made the list.

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How To Use A Pumice Stone On Calluses

How To Use A Pumice Stone On Calluses

October 14, 2016

One take, one victory. Class is now in session at w.o.d.welder University and the first lesson is how to care for your calluses with a pumice stone. Watch the video here.

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The Importance of Skincare for Athletes

The Importance of Skincare for Athletes

August 25, 2016

If you didn't already know, we take athlete skin care very seriously. Here's a little PSA from the w.o.d.welder Crew.

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How to Refuel Post-WOD

How to Refuel Post-WOD

August 19, 2016

Kim Hoban is a Registered Dietitian, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, blogger at KH Nutrition, marathoner and CrossFitter. This is part two of her two part series on Crossfit Nutrition. Enjoy! 

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Crossfit Nutrition 101

Crossfit Nutrition 101

August 12, 2016

Kim Hoban is a Registered Dietitian, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, blogger at KH Nutrition, marathoner and CrossFitter. This is part one of her two part series on Crossfit Nutrition. Enjoy! 

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The Diabetic Guide To Working Out

The Diabetic Guide To Working Out

July 28, 2016

Christel and Tobias from TheFitBlog.com join us this week to discuss diabetes management for an active lifestyle, and how you can take control if your diabetes is holding you back in your fitness routines.

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w.o.d.welder Partners with Florida GRID League

w.o.d.welder Partners with Florida GRID League

July 13, 2016

w.o.d.welder partners with the Florida Grid League to help educate fitness professionals on the importance of callus maintenance and skin care.

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I See The Beefers Lifting

I See The Beefers Lifting

July 08, 2016

Well, we stumbled upon some weightlifting poems that get you "pumped up". Since it's Friday and you'd rather be doing anything but working - you need to read these.

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Full-Body Crossfit Workout For Beginners

Full-Body Crossfit Workout For Beginners

July 05, 2016

Andrew Fox of AIM Workout clarifies the ideology behind Crossfit HQ's secret recipe and provides the beginner Crossfit athlete with a few fan favorites to get you started. If you're brand new to Crossfit or functional fitness, this article is for you.

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Five things gained from Crossfit - other than muscles I didn't know I had

Five things gained from Crossfit - other than muscles I didn't know I had

June 02, 2016

Jennifer Lynn Hudy of Wine to Weightlifting joins us this week to talk about five things she gained from working out a Crossfit gym....besides muscle.

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Stress-Free Weekly Workout Routines - As Easy As MTWRF

Stress-Free Weekly Workout Routines - As Easy As MTWRF

May 19, 2016

Chris McCune of ifailedfran joins us this week to talk us down off of our workout anxiety ledge and into a weekly routine that is stress free.

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Day in the life - w.o.d.welder style

Day in the life - w.o.d.welder style

April 29, 2016

See what a typical day looks like for us as we hit the gym, go to work, and put together the worlds best hand care system.

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KH Nutrition Product Review

KH Nutrition Product Review

March 15, 2016

Registered Dietitian, NASM Personal Trainer, and founder of KH Nutrition Kim Hoban has been putting our products to the test during the last few weeks of the Crossfit Open. See what she had to say about them here.

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Black Sails Yacht Club Product Feature

Black Sails Yacht Club Product Feature

March 03, 2016

The Black Sails Yacht Club is a monthly subscription box curated by the cavemen (and women) over at Caveman Coffee Co. It includes a new batch of their awesomely delicious coffee roasts along with some other great products from various companies like.....guess who. :) Read on and unleash your inner pirate!

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Crossfit Open 16.1 Tips and Strategy

Crossfit Open 16.1 Tips and Strategy

February 29, 2016

WOD Superstore athlete Talayna Fortunato put together some tips for tackling the Crossfit Open workout 16.1. Read what she had to say here!

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CRUX CRUSH Product Review

CRUX CRUSH Product Review

February 12, 2016

The Crux Crush ladies tested out the w.o.d.welder Hand Care system along with some of our competitors products. See what they had to say here.

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POWERCAKES Product Review

POWERCAKES Product Review

February 08, 2016

See what certified person trainer, blogger, and all around bad ass Kasey Arena had to say after using our products.

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How To: Use shave soap

How To: Use shave soap

December 23, 2015

For the newbies out there, here's how to get down with a shave brush and soap.

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