• Rogue Dumbbell Bumpers Review

    The Rogue Dumbbell Bumper Plates are a cool innovation for strength training. As with anything made by Rogue Fitness, they are very well done and can be just as effective in training. If you do a lot …

  • TimTam Percussion Massager Review

    The TimTam Percussion Massager combines frequency, amplitude, and torque into a handheld unit that provides deep tissue massage to relieve pain and soreness. We loved using the TimTam and found it to …

  • Concept 2 BikeErg Review

    The Concept 2 BikeErg is just as good as the Concept 2 Rower and Skierg; to put it plainly, nobody is creating conditioning equipment with the attention to detail, quality, or performance of Concept 2…

  • Rogue Cerakote Barbells Review

    The Rogue Cerakote Barbells may look cool, but the corrosion resistance provided by the Cerakote coating is actually a very effective innovation in barbells. Although Rogue isn't the first to add Cera…

  • Armored Fitness XPO Trainer Sled Review

    The XPO Trainer Sled from Armored Fitness is an innovative sled that combines a resistance motor with wheels to allow for a nearly silent operation and an absolutely brutal workout. After putting it t…

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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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My Thoughts on the 2017 CrossFit Games Regionals

CrossFit is my favorite sport. I know to some that sounds absurd, but I treat watching the CrossFit Games season with the same intensity that your Uncle Rick does when he paints his face, slams wings down his gullet, and yells at his TV for his favorite NFL team that never …

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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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Klokov Equipment 20 KG Weightlifting Barbell Review

After putting the Klokov 20 KG Weightlifting Bar by Klokov Equipment through a combined 23 workouts including clean and jerks, snatches, squats, and deadlifts, we believe that the Klokov Bar is an economically priced version of the Eleiko Training Bar and can compete with the Rogue Euro Olympic WL Bar. …

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American Barbell T-Grip Bar Review

After putting the T-Grip Bar by American Barbell through nearly every exercise you can think of including pressing, pulling, curls and more over the course of two months, we believe that the T-Grip Bar is one of the best multi-grip bars available. That said, this is definitely a bar in …

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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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The Ultimate Lime Green Garage Gym Build

Building a garage gym is no small task. It takes a lot of dedication, hard work, and a whole lot of money (most of the time.) But, when you decide to put the time in and are willing to spend money, the results can be remarkable. AND, this garage gym …

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Position Weightlifting Eastwood Shoes Review

Position, USA is not your typical weightlifting shoe company. You see, most weightlifting shoes these days are manufactured by robots, on big long assembly lines. The art of a handmade shoe is, for the most part, long gone. But, being the contrarians that Position, USA seems to be, they've ditched trends …

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Kabuki Strength Duffalo Bar In-Depth Review

The Kabuki Strength Duffalo Bar was released by Chris Duffin out of nowhere. I was thankful to have the opportunity to review his first invention that was brought to market, the ever-popular ShouldeRok and was looking forward to putting his latest creation, the Duffalo Bar to the test. The Duffalo …

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World’s Strongest Man Brian Shaw’s Garage Gym

Brian Shaw is one of, if not THE Strongest Man to ever live (yes, probably stronger than Paul Anderson.) Not only has he won 4 Worlds Strongest Man titles (one less than the all-time great Mariusz Pudzianowski,) but he also has many world records in just about ever lift category imaginable. …

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Crain’s Okie Deadlift Bar Review

Do you want to be taken down a rabbit hole? Start searching for which barbell to buy. I cannot believe the explosion of manufacturers producing barbells today, and I'm sure I've played at least a small part in it. Today, however, I'm going to be reviewing one of the oldest …

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American Barbell Cerakote Mammoth Bar Review

Where to Purchase: American Barbell American Barbell continues to innovate. The first bar I used made by American Barbell was the Training Bar. I dubbed it the Rogue 2.0 Bar Killer. That bar, however, was a multi-purpose bar. It had a nice 28.5 mm shaft with dual knurl marks and a …

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LPG Muscle Tri-Bells Review

Where to Buy: LPG Muscle Man, there are some fun training toys out today. It seems like every year; companies are coming out with new and better ways of old training devices. The LPG Muscle Tri-Bells is no different. How many times have you gone up to a cable pulley …

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Nike Romaleos 3 Weightlifting Shoes Review

Where to Purchase: Rogue Fitness or Nike.com The Nike Romaleos 3 are finally in my hands. There has not been a weightlifting shoe more hyped than the Romaleos 3. Par of that hype is due to me, but also many others who are clamoring for a look at the latest …

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