Keeping your 2POOD belt clean and fresh

As CrossFit athletes we like to WOD without a shirt or in as minimal clothing as possible.  At the same time we don’t want to sacrifice any performance aspects.  That often leaves us quite sweaty without any textiles to act as a barrier between our skin and the belt.  In the pursuit of forging elite… Read more »

2POOD for Beginners

So, you’ve been at CrossFit a few months, are starting to see some real gains and are thinking you want more…  Congrats on a great decision first and foremost.  The “CrossFit lifestyle” is the beginning of a change to be healthier, more physically impressive, more mentally tough and hopefully a ton of fun challenges ahead…. Read more »

When a belt is not just a belt

“If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a …” Not so fast my friends.  While out on the road at a CrossFit® Games regional or USAW event, we sometimes get asked “aren’t all belts the same” or “what makes your belt so special.”  Our answer… Read more »

If you cant go hard, go home

If you can’t go hard, go home  THE JUNGLE – a 2POOD blog * * * * * “Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a… Read more »

Why ask WHY?

Why ask WHY? THE JUNGLE – a 2POOD blog * * * * * “There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.” -William Barclay I’d like to preface today’s simple bit of stimulating guidance with a perfect example of the kind of… Read more »