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Happy Birthday to our US Marines!

On November 10, 1775, the Second Continental Congress meeting in Philadelphia passed a resolution stating that “two Battalions of Marines be raised” for service as landing forces with the fleet. This resolution established the Continental Marines and marked the birth date of the United States Marine Corps. Serving on land and at sea, these first Marines distinguished themselves in a number of important operations, including... MORE »

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Push Pull II

Tomorrow is our Push Pulll II! Just a reminder that all classes are cancelled. Come hangout and watch some crazy strong lifters! Last year was quite the show and this year will be even better. If you’re feeling strong, it’s not too late to sign up!! Come represent your gym and lift all the things. -Cash Prizes for overall winners using the Wilks formula -Medals for top 3... MORE »

Olympic Lifting Club

With our current lifting cycle coming to a close, we’ll be testing both Snatch and Clean and Jerk this week – yay !! Testing days will be Thursday (during regularly scheduled classes as part of that days programming) and Saturday. You guys will have new numbers (#prcity) just in time for the start of our new BB Club! Again, these classes will be taking place... MORE »

New Schedule: Effective August 8th

For those of you who missed the THM (or maybe you need a refresher), we’re starting up a new schedule next weekend. Sunday endurance classes are no more. Instead, we’re going to be holding two new classes Saturday mornings @ 8AM and 9AM. 8AM will be a Skills Class – this will run on a 4 week cycle and will cover rowing technique and... MORE »

Greenhorn Novice Competition!!

Greenhorn Novice Competition – Powered by CrossFit 215 We’ve run numerous competitions throughout the years (Affiliate Challenge, 3 Partner Comps, Push-Pull Power Lifting Meet) – now it’s time for a novice competition! Since novice and intermediates make up 95% of athletes it made sense to have a competition designed only for them. This competition is for athletes that, generally speaking, would have scaled the majority of... MORE »


CROSSFIT TOTAL Guess what time it issssss ?! Total time! With our Wendler Cycle coming to an end we’re closing out with the CrossFit Total Saturday July 11th ! We will be running small heats every 30 minutes starting at 9:30 am and continuing until everyone is finished finding their total. All athletes should be budgeting about 2 hours for the total – 30 minutes of... MORE »


Wanna be strong? And lift heavy stuff ?? And do fun strongman stuff ??? And get coached by awesome/funny/great/talented Maya Winters – who holds a strongman national title, by the way – !! Make sure you sign up for her upcoming Strongman Seminar June 20th. this could be you. if you go to this seminar. To give you a better idea as far as what to expect,... MORE »

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Special Class – This Saturday!

Special Saturday Class ft. Our New Coach – Leanne! This Saturday, instead of our typical oly/partner deal, we’ll be holding Spartan-esque training sessions @ 9am and 10am. These will be taught by Leanne – the newest member of our 215 Family. Many of you have already met Leanne within the past few weeks, but this is a great time to see her in her element –... MORE »

New Addition to the Family

  Leanne Weiner I am super excited to announce that 215 has a new team member joining our staff. We have always striven to have one of the most diverse coaching teams in Philly and Leanne is nothing short of adding to that. With a very diverse background in health and fitness, she brings a new perspective on movement to our team. A recent Philadelphia transplant, Leanne has... MORE »