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The XPO Trainer from a Coach’s Perspective - CrossFit Richardson
We're doing a little series interviewing coaches and gym owners that are currently using our XPO Trainer for workouts! First up is our home CrossFit box, CrossFit Richardson in Richardson, Texas. John Marshall and his wife Julia founded CrossFit Richardson in 2008,...
Armored Fitness - XPOWOD: Rowing and XPO Push!
For Time: 500m Row 100m XPO Push Rest 2 minutes 100m XPO Push 500m Row Post your time on your favorite social media channel and tag #XPOWOD!
Armored Fitness - XPOWOD: Burpees and DB Thrusters!
10 Minute AMRAP: 8 Burpees 15m XPO Push 8 DB Thrusters 35#/25# Post your rounds/score on your favorite social media channel and tag #XPOWOD!
Armored Fitness- “The Best Push Sled” XPO Trainer Review by Highland Games Athlete Matt Vincent
We’re acting like a tween at a Justin Bieber concert around here this week. Matthew Vincent of HVIII Brands recently shared an in-depth video of our XPO Trainer on his YouTube Channel. He has over 22,000 subscribers and almost 4...
XPO Trainer Assembly Demo Now on the Website
With the changes we've made to the design of the new XPO Trainer, assembly is easy and intuitive. Honestly, you probably don't even need instructions. However, we've made a video demo for you, just to make it even easier. If...
XPO Trainer Push Sled Now Available for Pre-Order!
Reserve yours now at ArmoredFitness.com It's finally back in production!  All of the parts have arrived and you can pre-order them on our website starting today! The first thing to arrive, believe it or not was the packaging!  It was incredibly...
Trying to break things!
We spent 18 months working on version 2 of the XPO then another 6 months trying to get the original XPO produced again, only to find out we couldn't make the original exactly as it was.  Whatever we did, it...
What the heck have we been doing?
In my last post, I said we had decided to do another production run of our original XPO Sled.  Well, our original fabricator for the frame of the XPO had changed business directions and they wanted more than double the...
Where have we been?
I know it seems like we’ve gone dark, but we’ve been working hard to get the new XPO back into production. We spent almost a year working on a totally new design that would use a different means of resistance...
Introducing the XPO Trainer!
Anyone who has ever used the XPO Sled knows what a challenge it creates in their workout.  What we didn't know going in was what a challenge it would be to produce and bring to market. After our first production...
NorCal Masters Update
What a great weekend at the NorCal Masters!  We had fun giving sled demos all day Saturday and Sunday, and got to meet many great people. I'll talk about some of the details after I get back home, but for...
Milestone Reached!
After more than a year of experimentation with different designs and details of the XPO Sled, our first production run is finally moving ahead.  Our fabricator delivered the first 100 XPO Sled frames to the powder coater just last week,...
XPO Launch at NorCal Masters!
We're very excited to launch the release of our new product, the XPO sled, at NorCal Masters XPO on Jan 19-20, 2013, at Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA You can find us in Vendor Village and in the Spectator Experience area. ...