Grand Canyon Speed Descent

On Friday January 13th, at 11pm, two of our own – Ian Anderson and Seth Mason – with six friends, many from Goat Gym, embarked on likely what is the journey of their lifetime, so far. A non-stop descent of the Colorado River, through the Grand Canyon. 277 river miles through some of the most […]

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LALO TACTICAL PARTNER

Exciting News for all Ripple Effect and Carbondale athletes. We at Ripple Effect have partnered up with Lalo Tactical to bring you the best gym and training shoes out there. By now most people understand the value of good footwear for all activities. The gym is the same. Running shoes typically elevate the heal to […]

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Women’s Rifle Climbing Clinic

Carolyn Parker of Ripple Effect Training, AMGA Certified Rock Guide, and Gym Jones Fully Certified Instructor will be joining forces with Chicks Rock and their one and only Dawn Glanc this fall co-teaching a women’s Rifle climbing clinic October 23 – 25th. For more questions and to register go to: Chick’s website at: CHICK’S ICE/ROCK/SKI […]

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Ripple Into Baptiste Yoga with Lara Horst

 What: Ripple Into Baptiste Yoga, An Introduction Workshop Series  Who: Lara Horst, Certified Baptiste Teacher  Where: Ripple Effect Training Center  When: 9AM-11:30AM June 6th, June 27th, July 18th, August 15th  Why: The Workshops promise to leave all participants with the basic techniques of a power flow, vinyasa class, to empower each participant on and off their mat and allow them to discover […]

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Revive Your Running Workshop!

Revive Your Running Workshop April 10 @ 5:30 pm - April 11 @ 3:30 pm Overcome Injury | Prevent Injury | Run Healthy This two-day workshop offers an integrated solution that identifies the weakest points in your kinetic chain to re-balance the body and prevent injuries. Lessen the impact of running by making gravity do more of the work for […]

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Climb Like A Girl Ice! Ouray CO. February 7th and 8th, 2015

What you’ve all been waiting for I know…the down n’ dirty for this winter’s Climb Like A Girl, ICE!!!  Some of you are old hats with this now, however for those of you who are wondering what the heck we’ll be doing up there, this should hopefully answer all of your questions!   Before all […]

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SkiMo Clinic On Piste Day

Our group had a fantastic day with Sari Anderson and Carolyn Parker learning the tips and tricks for uphill skinning in varied terrain, transitions, moving quickly in the mountain environment and staying fed, hydrated and “mostly” dry!

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SkiMo Clinic with Sari Anderson, January 23rd & 24th, 2015

SkiMo Clinic with Sari Anderson and Carolyn Parker Clinic Description: Meet with local power house Sari Anderson: Mom, Elite Multi-sport Competitor, SkiMo racer and 2014 Power of Four SkiMo Race; Women’s Sport Division co-winner: for a mid-season tune up for the Power of Four (or Two) secrets and techniques of elite racers, this clinic is for everyone! SkiMo recreational racers, […]

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Jingle Bell 5K Run December 21st, 2014

Event: Jingle Bell 5K – December 21st Join Independence Run and Hike for the 6th Annual Jingle Bell Run 5K and Fundraiser! There will be lots of fun and events, including a raffle AND and ugly sweater contest. Don’t miss out on the fun local event, dress up, bring friends and a great attitude. Run […]

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Gym Invitational Friday October 10th 12 – 7pm

  Gym Invitational Event: Friday October 10th 12:00-7:00pm FOCUS: Off-Season Strength Programs Preparation for Ski Season, Alpine Touring, SkiMo Racing Multi-Sport Athlete Conditioning Injury Prevention   Drop by the gym October 10th, between 12 – 7pm. This is an opportunity to talk with our trainers, schedule an initial assessment, and register for group/private training to […]

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In the Gym February 15th

STRENGTH 10:00 warm up 2 × 8 shoulder openers 2 x 5 cuban press work on mobility 3 × 5 wall squats 2 x 8 goblet Squats 2 x 10 good morning Then: Back Squat Work up to weight, then: 8x Back Squat – pause at bottom to find glutes with stable back. 1:1 work:rest […]

In the Gym February 12th

STRENGTH 10:00 warm up 2 × 8 shoulder openers 2 x 5 cuban press work on mobility 3 × 5 wall squats 3 x 3 slsldl with KB Then: Work up to a heavy DL heavy for 5 reps Then: 5 x 5 Deadlift Complete 5 Strict press between sets of Deadlift Then: 8x Heavy […]

In the Gym February 9th

PE/SE 10:00 warm up 2 × 8 shoulder openers 2 x 5 cuban press work on mobility 3 × 5 wall squats 3 x 5 squat jumps 4x 30/30 machine of choice Then: IWT  10x Cleans (or Head Cutter Snaps) 500m ski or row go hard 2min rest 3 rounds Then:  6x Push Press (heavy) […]