The Open Prep class is geared towards those members who are looking to compete in the sport of CrossFit. This can be either via the CrossFit Open or the various weekend competitions that come up during the year. The key difference between this class and our group classes is that the Open programming is aimed towards those who are training for a competition versus using CrossFit as a fitness program.
Did you work out on Monday this week? And Tuesday? How about Wednesday? If Wednesday wasn't your rest day, Thursday needs to be! In Week 1 of your new program it's important not to jump in too hard. Even if you're used to working out, CrossFit is different. We know it's exciting to start a new routine, and you don't want to miss out on anything!
However, it's also really important that you get adequate rest. Not resting the right amount can lead to overtraining. Risks of overtraining include: