Ballston CrossFit » Saturday, July 14, 2018

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Second Annual BCF Fitness Competition: Join us for a fun afternoon and evening of friendly CrossFit competition between the BCF members. This competition is specifically for those who do NOT Rx the workouts but, still want to compete! This is for the FXers, the ones who scale, the people who give it their all and want to have fun!

Free Beginner CrossFit Class at 12:00PM. Anyone interested in trying out a CrossFit class is welcome to come check out what BCF has to offer!!

First Lieutenant Travis Manion, 26, of Doylestown, PA, assigned to 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based in Camp Pendleton, CA, was killed by sniper fire on April 29, 2007, while fighting against an enemy ambush in Anbar Province, Iraq. He is survived by his father, Colonel Tom Manion, mother Janet Manion, and sister Ryan Borek.

According to Manion’s sister, Ryan, the workout is comprised of some of her brother’s favorite exercises. “This WOD was very deliberate in the way it was put together.” She serves as president of the Travis Manion Foundation, which provides resources for veterans and hosts community service projects. “My brother was a wrestler at the Naval Academy and had very strong legs, so this WOD is all dedicated to legs,” she says.

The “Manion” Hero WOD was first posted on the CrossFit Main Site as the workout of the day for Tuesday, July 19, 2011.

7 RFT:
400m Run
29 Back Squats (135/95)

Must clean bar from the ground. NO RACKS.

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