We are often asked by those new to CrossFit, curious suburbanites and even a few old pros about what they should look for in a CrossFit gym. Many think that since the word “CrossFit” is on the sign, that all CrossFits are alike. Not everyone knows, but CrossFit is not a franchise and affiliates are given a lot of latitude in how they run their operations.
From facilities to coaching requirements to designing workouts to pricing… there are a lot of variables that come into play when determining where you are going to invest your time, your energy, your well being and your money.
Based on our decades of experience working, competing, and being members in this industry, here’s a simple checklist of key considerations we know will help you make the right choice for you and your family.