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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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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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We all agree shoulder stability is an important element of your warmup. That’s pretty cut and dry. But it is hard (near impossible) to commit to something without a plan or guidance. So, we’ve compiled a list of several shoulder stability movements you can use in your own warmup. Take note on 2-3 you want to try and DO THEM! Today! Or at your next WOD.

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Getting ready to stuff those stockings? Need inspiration? Look no further. C&K gear is the perfect stocking stuffer for the athletes in your life. From CrossFit to Olympic weightlifting to strength training, here are some staples that your resident lifter is sure to appreciate.

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