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May, 2017

  • 31 May

    X-Mark Chisel Bearing EZ-Curl Bar Review

    Although the X-Mark Chisel EZ-Curl Bar isn't the absolute best curl bar available, it is one of the best under $100, which is really as much as you should spend on a piece of equipment that will get little use. The sleeve spin, combined with overall construction quality allow me …

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  • 12 May

    Building a Budget Home Gym on

    Amazon offers the largest marketplace in the world, which in turn means there are many products to help build a home on a budget. This will be a consistently updated article as new items are introduced to the market. If you're looking to build a home gym, Amazon is a …

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  • 11 May

    Rogue Releases Machined Olympic Plates

    Rogue Fitness is known for their bumper plates, but in recent years have begun releasing items for those outside of the CrossFit market. Most recently and notably, Rogue has released new machined Olympic Plates.   For those unaware, machined plates are different from cast iron plates. The majority of plates …

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  • 4 May

    The Yoak Review

    The Yoak is one of the most fun, and also versatile pieces of training equipment I have ever used. After doing every movement they've recommended on their website, along with many others, I can confidently say that if you're looking to add chaos training to your regimen, as well as …

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April, 2017

  • 3 April

    First Look: Reebok Nano 7 Weave

    Reebok came out with the Nano 7 out of nowhere. It's a great shoe, but in my opinion, it's not the best training shoe available. Recently, Rich Froning has been seen wearing a new pair of shoes that look similar to the newer Reebok Nano 7's, but with what appeared …

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December, 2016

  • 13 December

    Reebok CrossFit Nano 7.0 First Look

    Where to Purchase: Reebok has released the Nano 7.0's! I know what you're thinking, “they just did that to block sales from going to Nike!” Well, you're probably right, but that doesn't change whether the Nano 7.0 is a great shoe or not. Let's take a look at the new …

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November, 2016

  • 2 November

    First Look: Rogue Fitness Loadable Dumbbell DB-15

    Where to Purchase: Rogue Fitness The 15 Second Intro Model: Rogue Fitness DB-15 Loadable Dumbbell Tensile Strength: 190k Spin: Bronze Bushings Materials: Balck Zinc Shaft/Bright Zing Sleeve Weight: 14 lbs. Retail Price: $135 Finally, a loadable dumbbell that is built as well as the millions of barbells produced today. Now, I know what you're thinking. Why does …

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  • 1 November

    First Look: Rogue Fitness Stainless Steel Ohio Bar

    Where to Purchase: Rogue Fitness The 15 Second Intro Model: Rogue Fitness Stainless Steel Ohio Bar Tensile Strength: 195k Spin: Composite Bushings Materials: Stainless Steel Shaft/Chrome Sleeves Retail Price: $350 If you're anything like me, you look forward to any new releases by Rogue Fitness. Whenever Rogue introduces something new, there's this anticipation …

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October, 2016

  • 28 October

    Nike Metcon 3 Updates (Colorways & Release Date!)

    Where to Buy: Rogue Fitness The long awaited Nike Metcon 3's are dropping SOON! Not only are they dropping, but there are some other rumored training shoes that will be marketed to the CrossFit/Functional Fitness Community as well. This is all great news for fans of shoes like Metcons, Nanos, No …

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September, 2016

  • 14 September

    Rogue Echo Dog Sled Released

    For Sale at Rogue Fitness: Echo Dog Sled Rogue has been hinting at a new more affordable dog sled for some time. They currently offer the Rogue Dog Sled 1.2 that although is a great sled, is also pretty bulky and unnecessarily expensive for those who don't plan to purchase the …

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July, 2016

  • 20 July

    Reebok Crossfit Speed GTX – The Ultimate Trail Shoe

    The 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games have begun and as always, there's loads of gear given to the athletes. Although CrossFit Games athletes do have to pay to compete as well as pay for their flights and meals, etc, the swag bag they receive is pretty sick. Let the Games Gear …

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June, 2016

  • 30 June

    Rogue Monster Lat Pulldown Released!

    Where to Purchase: Rogue Fitness Rogue Fitness, the company synonymous with the functional training community for high-quality equipment is now starting to focus more on the commercial gym market. After building their name through the CrossFit Games and the CrossFit community, you should begin to see more of their equipment …

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  • 28 June

    No Bull Lifters

    No Bull has set out to create the ultimate classic weightlifting shoe. Combining a Super Fabric similar to their other shoes along with top grain leather, the shoe is poised to win in the looks department. How it stacks up performance wise is yet to be seen. Here are some …

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  • 10 June

    Nike Romaleos 3 First Look

    Where to Buy: or Rogue Fitness I have something very special for you today. I have scoured far and wide to find photos of the new Nike Romaleos 3 and through perseverance and too much knowledge on how to search through Google, I've found some. Now, as you will see, the …

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May, 2016

  • 11 May

    New Reebok Legacy Weightlifting Shoes

    Reebok seems very focused on expanding their reach. It seemed to start with CrossFit, but Reebok now makes specific apparel and shoes for Spartan Races, Les Mills, UFC, and now specifically Olympic weightlifting. Now you could say that Reebok has come out with weightlifting shoes in the past. This is …

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