DIY Sled Pull

DIY Sled Pull Are you missing hiking? I am.  Honestly whether it is because we are currently mandated to recreate within a 10-mile radius from home o r if it just happens to be the middle of the week and I can’t get to a place with much elevation gain, I miss hiking.    A […]

Your Guide to Better Sleep

Your Guide to Better Sleep Sleep is really important, as I am sure you have heard. It is so important that it can and will affect any efforts you make in the gym and with your nutrition. Who doesn’t love sleep? Why not harness the effects to maximize what you do in waking hours? Choose […]

Mechanics, Consistency, and Intensity in COVID Times

At CrossFit Banshee we continually re-visit the CrossFit tenet of mechanics, consistency, and intensity when we are helping our members decide where and how to progress in their goals. It is very tempting to make something over-complicated, especially in complicated times. We are in no doubt uncharted territory, not only in regards to navigating a […]

Clean Out Your Pantry Challenge- Smoothie Edition

I am a little embarrassed to admit that I had a butternut squash sitting around for… quite a while.   I am not sure why, they are very easy to prepare (for this one, split in half, scooped out the seeds, put some avocado oil on them, and put it in the air fryer for […]


Does the idea of a “Virtual Class” have you feeling more intimidated than seeing “Fran” programmed tomorrow? No worries, I’m here to help. I assure you Fran is worse. I get it. We aren’t all technology warriors.  The good news? You don’t have to be a tech stud to join our virtual classes and keep […]

Health Giving Foods for your Thanksgiving Feast

Here at CrossFit Banshee we believe in sitting down and thoroughly enjoying a good meal. Thanksgiving time can be a great time to really enjoy a great tasting meal as well as the company and atmosphere of the day. We also often hear that holidays are the hardest time for someone to keep on track […]

Will Lifting Weights Make Me Bulky?

Will Lifting Weights Make Me Bulky? In regards to fitness, this question is one of the top most-commonly asked according to Google. A few of our coaches here at CrossFit Banshee weigh-in to provide their thoughts and experiences. Coach Steve It depends. Adding muscle mass is different for each person and has a lot to […]

Steps to Recovering From an Injury or Setback in Your Training

Steps to Recovering From an Injury or Setback in Your Training   There are various reasons why you might get tripped up by a setback in your training; travel, illness, injury, schedule changes, etc.   In this, we’re going to talk about what to do in case of injury or mobility limitation.    There aren’t […]

You Share the Same Goal as Everyone Else…

Your Goal is the Same, Your Path is Unique We have yet to meet a person who has walked through our doors at Banshee that doesn’t care about their body composition. In fact, it rates as the most popular reason to begin a new health and nutrition program.  Regardless of your own personal thoughts on […]

Seeking Results? Effort is the Multiplier

Your effort is the multiplier in the results you are seeking. The only thing that stands between me and accomplishing a goal is inaction. Some math on goal achievement. 0 Actions + Goals = Goals ← I am sorry to say this doesn’t exist. Thankfully, because if it did and you were only adding one […]