What is CrossFit?

What is CrossFit? 2017-04-13T06:47:18+00:00

CrossFit is a strength and conditioning program of constantly varied, high intensity, functional movement, with the goal of improving fitness and physical preparedness.

Workouts are typically 20 minutes or less and involve intense, demanding all-out physical exertion. We combine movements such as sprinting, rowing, jumping rope, climbing rope, weightlifting, and carrying sandbags. We use barbells, bumper plates, dumbbells, gymnastics rings, pull-up bars, kettlebells, medicine balls, and many bodyweight exercises. These elements are mixed in numerous combinations to form prescribed “Workouts of the Day” or “WODs”.

Our hour-long classes include a warm-up, stretching, a skill development segment – if required, and a high-intensity WOD. Performances on each WOD are scored and ranked to encourage competition and to track individual progress. We have a whole wall devoted to the top 10 athletes for a variety of different WODs, lifts, runs and rows.

  • If you have goals to improve your game or maintain your edge…
  • If you are a fitness enthusiast or want to keep up with your kids…
  • If your livelihood depends on you to be in your best shape – police, fire, military…

…you will perform better with Cynergy CrossFit.

Unlike the monotony associated with most other workout programs, CrossFit workouts are always fresh, and most people are amazed with the results they can achieve in just a few workouts.

History

CrossFit, Inc. was founded by Greg Glassman in 2000. The popularity of CrossFit has exploded over the last few years, there are thousands of CrossFit-affiliated gyms worldwide, most of them in the United States.  Check out the CrossFit Affiliate Map.

Please note that not all boxes are created equal. We recommend you visit a few CrossFit boxes in your area before you join. It’s important that you feel comfortable with the community as well as the level and experience of the training staff.

The Reebok CrossFit Partnership

In 2010, Reebok and CrossFit, entered into a 10-year partnership. The partnership is a natural collaboration between two companies that are committed to fitness and aim to promote fitness in a new way. Through the partnership, Reebok will be the title sponsor of the CrossFit Games, the world’s premier test to find the Fittest on Earth; will launch Reebok CrossFit “Boxes” – the word CrossFitters use to describe their gyms – around the world; and will introduce a range of footwear and apparel designed specifically for CrossFit training and competition. Reebok opened the first Reebok CrossFit Box for employees at its global headquarters in Canton, Mass., in September of 2010.

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Cynergy CrossFit

Established in 2007

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Established June 2013
362 Washington Street
Quincy, MA 02169


Cynergy CrossFit & Quincy City CrossFit are licensed affiliates of CrossFit, Inc.