CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

CrossFitting Through Pregnancy: 4th Trimester

You’ve given birth, YAY and Congratulations! The fourth trimester is a period of transition considered to be from when you give birth until three months postpartum. Whether you are a first-time mom navigating what it means to care for your infant, or a mom of multiples navigating the world of introducing a new family member to the… Continue reading CrossFitting Through Pregnancy: 4th Trimester

Pregnancy/Postpartum

Coning: What Is It and Why You Should Care V2

I first wrote this post a year ago. I wanted to update it as I have grown a lot as a coach in the last year. Since it first posted it seems as though coning is much more well known – but it seems the scales have tipped from unknown information to information that has… Continue reading Coning: What Is It and Why You Should Care V2

Pregnancy/Postpartum

Diastasis Recti: Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Gap

In part 1 of my diastasis series last week I talked all about what diastasis recti is. If you missed it, you can read that here. Now that we know what it is, I want to dive into the different aspects of diastasis recti and see if we can explore them without fear. The most questions I… Continue reading Diastasis Recti: Why You Shouldn’t Fear the Gap

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Diastasis Recti: A Scare Tactic Free Explanation

Diastasis recti seems to be such a hot topic now and by far what I get the most questions about. This can a great thing by creating awareness, and a not so great thing by creating un-needed fear and the spreading of misinformation. Sometimes with good intention comes some not so great outcomes. I want… Continue reading Diastasis Recti: A Scare Tactic Free Explanation

CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

Your Pelvic Floor & A Fitness Coach: What Does One Have to Do With the Other?

I am a Fitness and Nutrition Coach, not a pelvic floor physical therapist (PFPT), yet I have been writing about PFPT for the past few weeks. So, what does one have to do with the other? First I just want to note, I am a Fitness and Nutrition Coach who has studied pelvic health, pregnancy,… Continue reading Your Pelvic Floor & A Fitness Coach: What Does One Have to Do With the Other?

Pregnancy/Postpartum

Your Pelvic Floor: What You Need to Know

This is part 1 to an ongoing pelvic floor series in which I will go over a variety of topics and information regarding your pelvic floor. Your pelvic floor is so important for so many reasons, but few people ever give it a second thought. I know that I didn’t until I was having issues… Continue reading Your Pelvic Floor: What You Need to Know

CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

CrossFit Open 19.5 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete

We are in the final week of the 2019 CF Open, this is it! Here is some background on me if it’s your first time here. Hi! My name is Kerri Grace. I am a Level 2 CrossFit Coach, Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism Coach, Certified Pre-Postnatal Coach, and Level 1 USAW Coach. I have focused… Continue reading CrossFit Open 19.5 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete

CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

CrossFit Open 19.4 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant and Postpartum Athlete

Hello and welcome to week 4 (!) of the 2019 CF Open! I can't believe that we are more than halfway through already. Here is some background on me if it’s your first time here. Hi! My name is Kerri Grace. I am a Level 2 CrossFit Coach, Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism Coach, Certified Pre-Postnatal… Continue reading CrossFit Open 19.4 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant and Postpartum Athlete

CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

CrossFit Open 19.2 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete

Hello and welcome to week 2 of the 2019 CF Open! Some background on me if it’s your first time here. Hi! My name is Kerri Grace. I am a Level 2 CrossFit Coach, Pregnancy and Postpartum Athleticism Coach, Certified Pre-Postnatal Coach, and Level 1 USAW Coach. I have focused my coaching on the pregnant… Continue reading CrossFit Open 19.2 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete

CrossFit, Pregnancy/Postpartum

CF Open 19.1 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete

The CrossFit Games season officially begins today with the announcement of 19.1 - the first workout of 5 for the CrossFit Open. Who is this blog for? You are in the right place if you are pregnant, postpartum, have any pelvic floor considerations (leaking urine at anytime including jumping and lifting, diastasis recti which is… Continue reading CF Open 19.1 Movement Strategy Playbook for the Pregnant & Postpartum Athlete