CrossFit Flirting: Talk Burpee to Me

10CROSSFIT-slide-CDRU-jumbo

On a recent Saturday night at the Promenade Bar and Grill in the Kips Bay neighborhood of Manhattan, the gym buddies Festa Radoni, 26, and Ellen Gerlach, 29, flexed their biceps, comparing muscles as a male friend snapped photos. “She’s much better at pull-ups,” Ms. Gerlach said, laughing as she elbowed Ms. Radoni. Over in […]

Read More

CrossFit romances bloom among couples who love the high-intensity workouts

534969_499902563381182_744576439_n-2

One of the fringe benefits of becoming a CrossFit devotee, besides rock-hard abs, is the possibility of getting a date between all those grueling sets of pushups, handstands, and burpees, at least for those who are looking. While it hasn’t been tracked empirically (yet), reports are a plenty of CrossFit romances springing up, with devotees […]

Read More