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Hi I'm Suzy, the host of Run Lift Mom!

Run Lift Mom is an audio podcast uplifting women and guiding mothers through their fitness journey. Episodes feature expert interviews in the topics of running, strength training, and motherhood.

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Episode 22: All things Open: CrossFit, Mind, and Heart with Candy Riffle


We discuss fitness with Candy Riffle on this episode of the Run Lift Mom Podcast.

Show Notes

In this episode, Candy and I discuss: fitness background (6:00), attraction to functional fitness (8:00), CrossFit community as a change agent (9:00), what can you expect at a CrossFit box (10:00), modifications & stimulus in a workout (14:00), modeling healthy behaviors for kids (18:00), CrossFit Open performance – top 2% / 237th female in the world, 113th in US (20:00), relying on discipline when motivation is low (21:00), 5 layers of “why” (listen to this episode for more on mindset)  (24:00), grace to fail (27:00), focus on what you can control (28:30), hiring a coach (31:00), diastasic and anterior pelvic tilt (visit this episode for more info on pelvic floor rehab) (35:00), rapid fire (36:00).  

Hang with Candy on Instagram, Facebook, or go sweat with her at CrossFit Ferus