CrossFit and Rowing communities, I don’t like to do off-topic posts but times are tough and many good people are looking for solid jobs. Many of you know that I am based in New Jersey and lucky enough to work for Microsoft, and we are opening retail stores in the New Jersey and Connecticut areas … More Off-topic: Microsoft Stores Job Opportunities
On a recent business trip to Los Angeles for the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference I had the pleasure of visiting the original Muscle Beach in Santa Monica (not to be confused with the current Muscle Beach in Venice). I couldn’t believe the setup of rings, ropes, parallel bars, and other equipment, in 3 sizes from adult … More Santa Monica Muscle Beach is a Crossfit Mecca
So this weekend is the big Fight Gone Bad 5 fundraising workout to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and Lance Armstrong’s Livestrong Foundation. I had to do my WOD on my own a day early, and my goal was to break 300, after scoring 283 last April. I was successful in hitting 313! Here’s what … More How to break 300 on Fight Gone Bad
Facebook’s new “recommended pages” algorithm gets pretty interesting as it tries to figure out what I might “like.” I clicked through the whole list to see what it would come up with. Vibram FiveFingers. Check. Various surfing pages. Check. Blame Laird. Various Microsoft-related pages. Check. Nothing related to rowing. Really? Nothing else related to Crossfit. … More So what does Facebook suggest “I might like” as a rower and Crossfitter?