CFF Blog

23Sep

Today we Box Squat. But Why?

If you’ve trained with us the last year or so, then you have box squatted. It is a staple in our programming and for good reason. You’ve likely hit some PR’s (personal

21Sep

2019 Ski Prep Program

Registration for our 2019 Ski Prep Program is Live!  1st Session is now FULL! But we are adding a new LUNCH HOUR time for anyone who can join us! Session

30Aug

Elk Valley Pee Wee Team Training

Hi Team! We are excited to have you join us for more team training this Fall! Sessions will be Wednesdays at 6:30pm, beginning September 16th. We will work with the

16Aug

Post-Summer Nutrition Reboot!

Did your nutrition take a hit during the summer? Don’t get us wrong, barbecues and beers a plenty, apres mountain biking drinks on the patio, and weekly camping trips are great

16Jul

Let’s Talk Recovery

Let’s Talk Recovery The often forgotten aspect of development: Recovery. The following article is from Jason Brown of Box Programming. Jason covers many topics from exercise physiology, to body composition

11Jul

August Summer Camps Scheduled! A Full Day of Fun!!

New for Summer 2019 – We are offering a Full Day Summer Camp! We will take your kids off your hands for a full day adventure utilizing the gym as

13Jun

Thoughts: Smash the Wellness Industry

Have you read the NY Times article “Smash the Wellness Industry“? I’ve seen it on my Facebook newsfeed a dozen times or so the last couple days and it got

15Apr

Teaching our Youth about Fueling Themselves Properly

Thanks to The Fernie Academy to setting up a nutrition class with our nutrition coach Kayla last Friday. Part of the high school Phys Ed curriculum is learning about nutrition and we

15Apr

What is the Best Way to Train to get Stronger and Fitter, for Anything & Everything?

CrossFit is a GPP program: general physical preparedness. But what does that mean? It means we are training to be prepared for anything we WANT to do, or anything that we

7Mar

2019 Endurance & Trail Prep Program

Registration is now open for our 2019 Endurance & Trail Prep Program! Thank you to everyone who has contacted us with excitement, and thank you for your patience! (This program