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CrossFit Draws Numbers, But Also Criticism

By Kevin Bruno • Aug 9th, 2013 • Category: Features

The sound of death metal blasts through the warehouse-style gym.  Soccer moms and men in their mid 20s sporting tattoos lie on the floor gasping for air next to a dozen barbells loaded with weights.  This is what you are likely to find when walking into a gym that specializes in CrossFit, one of the [...]



New Yorkers Divided on Vibram Five Fingers

By Luca Jordan • Aug 22nd, 2011 • Category: Features, Lead Story

By Luca Jordan Initially designed for running, swimming and other outdoor sports, Vibram Five Finger shoes are becoming, for some, everyday walking-around shoes. Are these gloves for the feet actually functional, or are people simply following the latest trend? Daniel Coleman, 23, was born and raised in Manhattan and recently purchased his first pair of [...]