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Some Party Info & More Appreciation!

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It’s party time!

Last week we sent out heart felt thank-you cards along with a formal invitation to our party. If you didn’t get one, you’re still invited!
Please join us as we celebrate and send off CFSLU with a bang! Everyone is welcome!
Our last day of classes will be Thursday, May 28th

SLU invitation

CrossFit SLU has given me . . . 

“…a new gym that I felt very welcomed to go to. I appreciate the staff and athletes being so friendly and welcoming.”

“…so much confidence and strength and endurance!”

“…insight into the benefits of weight training.”

“…an introduction to a lot of great people!”

“…by attending SLU over the past two years I’ve learned that I’m so much stronger than I give myself credit for, and I mean this more than just physically. While I continue to PR, I also find myself pushing past my self-imposed limits. When I might have stopped before, now I do my best to keep going. There are things that I know I can do but I just haven’t reached yet (like muscle ups and handstands!) and SLU has provided me with an encouraging environment to try, learn, and prove this to myself. SLU has also given me some great friends, many of whom know me in an entirely different way than my non-gym friends, which is a truly incredible thing. With our time at SLU waning, every day I go to class I do my best to savor my time here. I feel lucky to have experienced such an amazing place with such genuine, strong, and inspiring people.”

“…an expansive view into the myriad ways that fitness can be mentally engaging, physically demanding, and most of all, super duper fun.”

“…double unders. And Jessie. I am going to steal her. :)”

“…CFSLU has taught me to love working out again. I don’t believe that I could ever get back into exercising at my age, but if it weren’t for CFSLU, I wouldn’t have gotten back in to shape, nor would I have built such an awesome gym at home!”

“…strength, lifelong friendships and a positive place to come to everyday.”

“…mad gainz.”

Upcoming Events – April 2015

CALL TO ALL SLU ATHLETES If you haven’t already completed our survey, please do so! This will help us plan a smooth transition for athletes transferring to FCF as well as provide suggestions for those not transferring to FCF. We have some surprises in store, and it would help us if every SLU athlete fills this out. UPCOMING CALENDAR OF EVENTS – 04/18 SATURDAY 9AM – 3PM: Festivus Games hosted by CrossFit SLU – a competition for novice and intermediate athletes only! This will be the last competition hosted by CrossFit SLU. Come out to show your sportsmanship for your gym and community! Check out the FB event here.  We still have spots left for Men’s Novice division! We are seeking volunteers/ judges for the event. If you are interested, please email us. There will be no regular classes on 04/18 at SLU. SLU athletes welcome at FCF. Please RSVP. – 05/01 FRIDAY 5:30PM – 9PM The last SLU First Friday BBQ! Mimosa’s for the AM crew and BBQ for the PM crew. Bring some meat for the grill and don’t forget the veggies too! Let’s make this the largest one yet! Hit the WOD hard, then hangout, relax, and eat meat! -FIRST WEEK OF MAY [4 – 8th]: Athlete Appreciation Week! Each day we will have a theme (stay tuned) and we’ll be giving out some freebies too! We will finish off Athlete Appreciation week with Champagne Friday (05/08)! – 05/29 FRIDAY 6:30PM: FAREWELL PARTY. Doors open at 6PM, party starts at 6:30PM. Potluck & BYOB. Please bring a dish to share or some meat for the BBQ. Everyone is welcome. All past and present CFSLU & FCF athletes, as well as friends and family! No afternoon/ evening classes. – 05/30 SATURDAY: No classes at SLU. All SLU athletes welcome to classes at FCF. RSVP! MEMBERSHIPS As a reminder, as a token of appreciation to all the athletes that remain with us through May at CrossFit SLU, we will be extending a 20% discount off your SLU May memberships as a way of saying Thank you! To ease the transition, all current SLU athletes transferring to FCF will also receive a 20% discount off their June memberships at FCF! Regular SLU grandfathered rates will resume as of July and you will retain those rates as long as you remain a member. Have you filled out our survey yet?