crossfit

self-help

I Tried to Become the Perfect Version of Myself

Everyone imagines they could be healthier, sexier, and happier. But could they, really?
Sam Nichols
5.5.17
Health

Can You Do CrossFit Without Being a Dick?

I went to a CrossFit competition to find out.
Sam Briggs
2.11.17
gender-coded physiques

Why Are Female Athletes Criticised For Developing a "Masculine" Physique?

In becoming strong and muscular through sport, women prove that anatomy is not destiny, and that gender is not a determinant of ability or power. But society doesn't always see that as a good thing.
Emilia Bona
7.30.16
crossfit

Annie Thorisdottir could lead the Icelandic Women to an Unprecidented Sweep at the CrossFit Games

The 2016 CrossFit Games could see Icelandic Women sweep the podium. Why is Iceland such a powerhouse, and can Annie Thorisdottir, twice the fittest woman on earth, regain her place on top?
Brian Blickenstaff
7.21.16
Interviews

Consuming Impulses: Like Rats Talk Death Metal, Crossfit, and Ripping Off Obituary

Stream the Chicago death crew's new album, 'II' (out 3/25 on Southern Lord).
Andy O'Connor
3.23.16
Stuff

The New York Juice Crawl Will Make You Forget That We Are All Ugly and Alone

And that after life there is only darkness.
John Saward
10.23.15
The Magic Hour Issue

My Attempt to Become a Better Person Through CrossFit

I decided to try CrossFit, because it seemed frightening and intense, which is the opposite of my life.
Edith Zimmerman
4.21.15
Food

Everyone in Portland Is Gluten Intolerant

And other stories of America's bizarre relationship with food.
Peter Brown Hoffmeister
5.30.14
Features

Strength Through Oi!? Assessing the Fitness Benefits of Punk’s Knucklehead Stepchild

We used "science" to see if listening to Oi! would help a runner, a CrossFitter, and a Pilates instructor perform better.
Noisey Staff
4.23.14