Jadzia is officially the first Crossfit Kid in England

My daughter attended the England’s first official Crossfit Kids class, at Manchester’s latest Crossfit affiliate on Saturday: Crossfit 3D.

Previously from Crossfit Manchester, Karl and Rachel Steadman are right from the off, launching a dedicated Saturday morning Crossfit Kids class from 9-10am, which happens to suit my Saturday morning schedule perfectly.

In August, Crossfit3D is also hosting the first ever Crossfit Kids certification outside of America. You can get the details off the main Crossfit site but places are limited; I’ve already signed up!

Anyway, as the first ever class, Jadzia was the only attendee! The session’s exercises included bear crawls, tuck jumps, short runs, situps, burpees, ball throws at a bin, with a focus on squat form. Then there was a frantic game of scatterball, followed by a general play session. Here are some pics, next time I’ll remember to take a better camera!

Jadzia doing Crossfit Kids' Bear crawl
Bear Crawls in the warmup.

Jadzia doing Crossfit Kids' tuck jumps
Tuck jumps.

Jadzia doing Crossfit Kids' squats
Practicing good squat form.

Jadzia at the top of the squat - Stand like superman!
At the top of the squat, you Stand like superman! It ensures hips go through the full range of motion.

Jadzia doing Crossfit Kids' burpees - throwing shapes in the jump
Throwing shapes in the burpees.

Jadzia doing Crossfit Kids' squats
How low is that squat?!?

{ 8 comments… add one }
  • Davie 22 February 2010, 8:22 am

    That is one cool kid!

  • Matt V 22 February 2010, 10:41 am

    Jadzia is superb!

  • Franz29 22 February 2010, 2:19 pm

    Nice one. Great Squat form.

    Already signed up for the CFKids certification and can’t wait.

  • Lesley 22 February 2010, 5:20 pm

    wtg Jadzia :o)

  • Johnny B 23 February 2010, 3:33 pm

    Gym looks class! cant wait to get over there!

  • Jeff 1 March 2010, 7:09 pm


  • calem 28 October 2011, 3:45 pm

    hello jadz- calem breegan

  • jadzia 13 February 2013, 12:08 pm

    I had aweful faton sence

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