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In case you hadn't heard yet, it's Women's History Month. Women are historically excluded from athletics, frequently compensated less than their male counterparts, or not encouraged as kids to participate in sports. We asked a handful of our female ambassadors and athletes how sports has empowered and influenced them in their lives. Here's what they said: Kelly Wild: I am an Olympic weightlifter. Weightlifting has empowered me as a woman because it has made me not only physically strong, but mentally strong as well. Being strong is beautiful! Heather Connor: I compete in the sport of powerlifting. While being pound...

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There are mixed opinions on whether music and weightlifting are a good match, but ultimately it all comes down to personal preference. Here at the C&K HQ, we went ahead and compiled some staff favorite PR songs and playlists for you to peruse and use at your discretion. No more hunting for that PR song in the middle of your rest time.

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Injured? Congratulations. This just might be the best thing that’s ever happened to you. Here's how to use your situation not as a setback, but as an opportunity.

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Do you know how to time your caffeine consumption to optimize your workout performance and recovery? If not, you’re about to find out.

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There’s no debate whether exercise is beneficial for your mental health. However, there is something to be said about participating in CrossFit, a kind of exercise that demands your 100% presence, and its impact on your mental wellbeing. Not only does it help in the short term, but it also boasts numerous long-term benefits. Here are 5 significant mental health benefits CrossFit has to offer.

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