*New* CrossFit Teens Classes at UWS!

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Starting this April, we will be offering CrossFit for teenagers (age 14 to 17 only) at our 67th Street location. These classes will be completely segmented from our regular classes.

CrossFit Teens will follow a specialized version of our Beginners programming, which will develop the 10 general physical attributes trained in CrossFit (cardiovascular and respiratory endurance, stamina, strength, flexibility, power, speed, coordination, agility, balance and accuracy). Fundamentals will focus on mastering basic bodyweight movements first. Classes will introduce basic CrossFit movements (i.e. wallballs, barbell lifts, box jumps, etc) as they gain more experience and confidence.

This is a new endeavor for CrossFit NYC, and we do not have all the details on how this program will develop. To begin, we will be offering a free Fundamentals course to the teenage children of our members and their friends and family.

Thereafter, the price will be $199 per month for three classes per week (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, one-hour classes, starting between 3:00 PM and 4:00 PM)

If you are the parent of a teenager of you would like to refer a teenager, for free Fundamentals, here is the procedure:

1. Send an email to Henry@CrossFitNYC.com with the subject “Teen Referral”
Copy the teenager you are referring and the parent or guardian, if you are not referring your own teen.

2. We will ask all parents or guardians to meet with us and discuss their teen’s goals and sign a waiver.

The Fundamentals Schedule for April will be Tuesday and Thursday’s
(Class A, B, C, and D must be done in order):

Class A: 3:00 PM on Tues April 4, 11, 18, 25
Class B: 3:00 PM on Thurs April 6, 13, 20, 27
Class C: 4:00 PM on Tues April 11, 18, 25
Class D: 4:00 PM on Thurs April 13, 20, 27

April CrossFit Teens Classes (age 14-17 only) will be on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 3:30 PM starting Monday, April 17. All April CrossFit Teens Classes will be taught by Coach Sara Carr. Sara has been a trainer since 2007 and a CrossFit Coach since 2009. She has been privately training kids from the ages of 12-17 for the past 8 years.

Responses

  • Rima Khalil

    My 14 year old daughter would be interested in this class but she does not get out of school until three, some days 3:30. Any chance you can offer the fundamentals A and B at a later time in the day? Thanks

    • Hari Singh

      We expect to make adjustments to the schedule. Your daughter’s time constraints should not be a problem.

    • Henry Reyes

      Rima, email me at Henry@crossfitnyc.com so that we can get a conversation going and so that I can add your daughter to the list of teens interested in the program. As Hari mentioned, the time constraints should not be a problem as we expect to make adjustments to the schedule.

  • Jonathan Bauman

    Is the age of 14 a strict cut-off? My daughter will be 14 in July, but has shown interest in trying fundamentals.