Wednesday 5.9.18

GPP AMRAP 13: 55/40 Calorie Row 55 Thrusters (75/55) 55 Jumping Pull-ups 55 DB Push Press (35/25) PERFORMANCE AMRAP 13: 55/40 Calorie Row 55 Thrusters (95/65) 55 Pull-ups 55 DB Push Press (35/25) OPEN AMRAP 13: 55/40 Calorie Row 55 Thrusters (95/65) 55 Pull-ups 55 HSPU Goal: .7 to 1 Round Todays chipper closely resembles […]

Why Coach Led Warm-Ups?

At StoneCutter, warmups, preparation, and mobility are a key component of everything we do. There are a few key concepts that are important to incorporate in every warm up in our group classes. A good warm up will increase the core temperature and prime the body’s systems for high intensity work. During an effective warm […]

Monday 3.12.18

AMRAP 12: 300m Row 12 Dumbbell Push Presses (35/25) 16 Dumbbell Step Back Lunges *Lunges done with DB’s at hang More dumbbells! Greg Glassman says of the benefit of dumbbell training that, “The unwieldiness of two things brings all of the wonderful neurological dynamics that translate to increased strength.” Dumbbells provide us with a different […]

The 2018 Open @ CrossFit StoneCutter

The 2018 CrossFit Open is quickly approaching and at CrossFit StoneCutter we are going to have a lot of good times working out and celebrating. It is the first step in a worldwide competition toward reaching the CrossFit Games and being crowned the “Fittest on Earth”. More importantly though, it is a time for our gym […]

10.14.17 – Work Worth Doing

Last year about this time I was talking with a colleague about a major problem we were trying to solve with one of my Fortune 500 clients. I remember during that conversation wondering for the millionth time in my career what the heck the point was behind what I was doing and who I was […]

10.8.17 – The Pursuit that has no end

Have you ever started something with no end? I guess there are other examples, but I think this training scenario that is truly endless is rare. You see, normally you set out to do something for a specific end goal. For example, we can hire a contractor and go through numerous evolutions of planning and […]

Saturday 9.23.17 – Hurricane Harvey GYM Rebuild

Complete 3 rounds for reps of: AMRAP 3 30 Wall Balls (20/14) Max Burpees -Rest 3 min- AMRAP 3 Max Cal Row -Rest 3 min- Our friends here in Houston are suffering from a catastrophic once-in-a-thousand-year storm. With more that fifty-two inches of rain, the city was overwhelmed and we want to help. Part of […]

Weekend HOURS – 09-09-17 AND 09-10-17

REMINDER THAT WE WILL HAVE LIMITED CLASS AND GYM HOURS THIS WEEKEND AS WE ARE HOSTING A SEMINAR SERIES WITH CHAD VAUGHN AND VAUGHN WEIGHTLIFTING. There will be a 9:00 a.m. Community Workout ONLY on Saturday 09-09-17 All other classes are cancelled this weekend only. 

StoneCutter Hours – Hurricane Harvey

Friday August 25: The gym will close at its normal time at 8:30 pm. Saturday, August 26: Pending storm conditions, the gym will open at 8:30 am. Sunday, August 27: Pending storm conditions, the gym will open at 10:00 am. At this time we are planning to hold all classes at their normal times. Please […]