1. How To Eat Out When Your Goal Is Weight Loss

    By: Jon Collette Prototype Nutrition Coach We are continuing with our #Nutrition blog series and today we are talking about EATING OUT! We hear very often about the struggles with being able to eat out and continue to lose weight. Well, we are here to tell you that it is definitely possible! Like anything that is important, it just requires a bit more focus, attention, and most important, PLANNING…Read More

  2. How you can drink alcohol and still lose weight!

    By: Jon Collette- Prototype Nutrition Coach Did you know that you DO NOT need to sacrifice social drinking to lose weight?! 🍺🍷 . If your goal is weight loss OR to maintain the weight that you are at, you may want to read this! As you may be aware, there is A TON of conflicting information out there in regards to diet and nutrition. What we prescribe and live by here at CFP is fueling your bo…Read More

  3. Client Story: Amy Costello

    👏🏻Client Story! 👏🏻 Sometimes in life, we prioritize other things than our health and fitness (like our family or even a new puppy!), but Mindset is EVERYTHING and after a year-long break Amy is back and crushing it more than ever by staying focused on her goals, prioritizing her health, nutrition, fitness, and self-care.  In a few short weeks of being back with us, Amy has lost a tota…Read More

  4. Where does your comfort zone lie?

    I'm sure you have heard the phrase "get outside your comfort zone" before, right?! You may have even heard it at CFP because we encourage GROWTH. It is one of our core values after all : ) Many of us avoid doing the things that scare us or challenge us because of fear. The important thing to remember is that doing these things is the only way to truly grow. We talked last week about building habit…Read More

  5. The Power of a Positive Mindset

    Whether we know it or not, our mindset towards a workout and the thoughts we have before, during and after a WOD affect our abilities to perform. I want you to imagine that it's 8:00 pm and you check the WOD for tomorrow. 21-15-9 Overhead squat 95/65 Double under Toes to bar If the first thing you thought was "oh no, I can't do toes to bar!" or "dang, I can´t string 21 double unders together," th…Read More

  6. Habits, Streaks, and Cold Showers

    As I started to set my 2020 goals and new habits, one of mine was to take a cold shower 3x a week. I put it on the goals board at CFP and I actually have been doing it every day not just 3x a week (so I'm killing it!). With that said, a lot of people have asked me "Mike, what's up with the cold shower?". My answer is always simple, I want to do something every day that is uncomfortable. The bigger…Read More

  7. Thriving Vs. Surviving: Battling your Mindset

    Everyone has those days where you just don’t have it. You're halfway through a workout and you feel sluggish, overly fatigued, weak and you want to just quit. When we feel this way, we tend to forget the reasons why. Maybe you stayed up late to watch the playoff game the night before, you had a long stressful week, your routine was thrown off by life’s unpredictable nature or maybe you’re ju…Read More

  8. How Fitness Shortcuts Hurt Your Health

    January 2nd is International Shortcut Day! Yesterday, you set some New Year’s Resolutions. Today, you were thrilled to discover that you could achieve them all EASILY AND FAST in the next 30 days! Woohoo–what will you do with the rest of your year??! Of course, I’m referring to the get-lean-quick shakes, the crash diets, and the zero-money-down gym sign-up programs that prey on people like u…Read More

  9. 5 ways joining CrossFit Prototype can make and save you money

    When it comes to joining a gym, most people look at their gym membership as an expense rather than an investment in their health. In one of our testimonial videos, Syam shares how coming to CFP is like his "401k for his life", you can see that video here. We often overlook that being healthy and fit can not only save you money, but it can help make you money as well. Mental Acuity   Multiple stud…Read More

  10. Progress, not Perfection

    Progress, not perfection...   The photo on top was taken around April/May of 2012 prior to the start of our buildout. The photo below was taken around July/August 2012 as we built out what is now CFP. As you can see, a lot has changed. Some of you reading this were here even BEFORE we painted the walls (Shout out to Jay Chung and Nicole Moore). Some of you reading this remember our pull up bars o…Read More