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Local Club Spotlight: FYR DC

Please join us in welcoming our newest Local Club, FYR DC in Washington, D.C. We had the chance to chat with FYR DC Founder, Jessica Salute, to learn why she decided to start a FYR Club in her community.What motivates you to work with youth in your community? I have taught in public schools for 19...

Watch the Trauma-Informed Coaching Training

At the 2022 Local Club Summit, we discussed how to incorporate research on the impact of trauma and toxic stress into our coaching. By understanding the science behind toxic stress, coaches can ensure that their programs offer support and protection against the mental and physical health...

Free Online Therapy for Athletes

We are proud to team up with BetterHelp to offer 3 months of free therapy to 150 FYR youth athletes ages 13+, coaches, and volunteers! To begin the three free months of therapy, please follow these steps: Go to betterhelp.com/voucher, and enter “fyr22” in the field. Complete the questionnaire....

Congratulations to Yokebed, CF-L1!

Last month, FYR alumna Yokebed received her CrossFit Level 1 Certificate. Yokebed first joined our program in 2013 in Camden, NJ. She attended our summer leadership camp as a youth athlete, and now nine years later has returned to Camp FYR as an Alumna Volunteer Coach."This organization has...

Local Club Spotlight: FYR Tectonic

Coaches Erica Stupfel, Paola London, and Hannah Dodson are brought together by a shared passion – helping youth grow into stronger and healthier individuals both physically and mentally. We got the opportunity to catch up with these three powerhouses behind FYR Tectonic in Camas, WA.What is one...

Local Club Spotlight: FYR Denver

FYR Denver was founded April 2015 and is one of our largest Local Clubs. We got the opportunity to catch up with Nick Massie, President of FYR Denver to hear what they've been up to! How has FYR Denver grown since its inception? Since its founding in 2015, FYR Denver has grown in sophistication,...

Congratulations to our 2022 RPM Youth Scholars!

We are thrilled to offer the RPM Youth Scholarship for a second year in partnership with Iron Compass – the charitable initiative of RPM Training Co. Iron Compass is on a mission to give kids the chance to realize their own potential, develop resilience and confidence, and find a sense of...

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