Craig Howard

Wtf is CF? Skilz. July progressions. Scary gym. Angel Island. What about the meatballs? Anti-inflame & D. Repeat Netflix. The Week Ahead 6.28.21

Coach Andrew wants to tell you about CrossFit. “Strong people are harder to kill than weak people and more useful in general.” ― Mark Rippetoe WHAT IS CROSSFIT I had an epiphany last week that many CrossFit enthusiasts don’t actually know the definition of CrossFit. That’s ok. They’re doing CF because it works and the …

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Injuries Suck. Cherry Picker. CA-H2O $. Ikea Hacks. Epic Journey. The Week Ahead 6.21.21

“It doesn’t matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.”  Anne Sexton INJURIES SUCK .. but they are likely with ANY type of sustained physical activity, from walking to weightlifting. When the human body is put to work, great things happen but, overuse, faulty technique, strength imbalances, genetic issues or accidents …

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You Suck Get Better. Memberships. Diablo United! Lumber$$. Sandy talks. The Week Ahead 6.14.21

“Never let success get to your head, and never let failure get to your heart.” Drake “YOU SUCK. GET BETTER.”  This blunt message was written on the whiteboard in the open gym area a few years back. It was directed to Diablo competitor athletes. The humorous message, written by a fellow athlete, was intended to …

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Congrats Sandy & Lara! Late xcl 😞. Murph Pics. Teen Jacked. FGB!! Pride Shirts. Dr. Tro. Movie 43 😳 The Week Ahead 6.07.21

“At the core, the American citizen soldiers knew the difference between right and wrong, and they didn’t want to live in a world in which wrong prevailed. So they fought, and won, and we, all of us, living and yet to be born, must be forever profoundly grateful.”  – Author Stephen Ambrose INSPIRATION & PRIDE: …

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I’m Back! Murph Recap. No SM. Perspective. Sandy & Lara at the Semis. Plastics..The Week Ahead 5.31.21

“The most reliable way to change your life is by not changing your entire life.”   James Clear MURPH 2021 was our best attended ‘Murph since 2018 (which included multiple locations!). 152 members participated today to honor our servicemen & women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. It was an amazing representation of …

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‘Murph. Edwin Peabody. No Waitlists! Sandy & Lara at Semis. PairUP! Bye Brice & Bruce. Age-Group Week. Coddling. The Week Ahead 5.03.21

“Bravery is the solution to regret.” Robin Sharma ‘MURPH IS COMING.. On Monday, May 31st, Diablo CrossFit will host our annual Memorial Day ‘Murph workout: 1 mile run, 100 pull ups, 200 push ups, 300 air squats, 1 mile run – wear a 20lb flak jacket or weight vest if you have it. The ‘Murph …

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2 to Semis. Next: Age Groups. May Progressions. Carnivore. Dementia. Jiu Jitsu for Cops. The Week Ahead 4.26.21

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence.” Albert Einstein CONGRATULATIONS COACHES ALESSANDRA & LARA!  Alessandra Pichelli has been training intensely at the Training Think Tank Pro Camp with several other Games athletes, including Noah Olson, Travis Meyer & Lauren Fisher. Her hard work paid off as she …

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We’re Back! Row Smart. Añejo is smooth. No politics. Health care crisis. Trigger Foods. Rudderless. The Week Ahead 4.19.21

“I would rather die of passion than of boredom.”  Vincent Van Gogh DIABLO CROSSFIT – WE’RE BACK! Thank you to all of our members and our extended community who supported us over the past 13 months. Yvonne and I are pleased to announce that we survived and our business has returned to pre-pandemic status and, …

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300 Fng Pounds. Teen FBB. Get Stoned. CDC Conflicted. Crenshaw. Omega 3s! The Week Ahead 4.12.21

“People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson “I WEIGHED 300 FNG POUNDS”  Diablo member Andrew Lloyd shares his amazing journey with us.  “I was not ‘miserable inside.’ The day before this and the day after this was great. Most of this …

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