In 2017 it seems that the relatively new sport of crossfit will enjoy even more popularity than it did in 2016 and all the years previous to that. This is a sport that has captured the attention of all work-out and keep-fit enthusiasts in most of the gymnasiums across the country and is inspiring all of them to reach higher goals of fitness. Before the emergence of what has now become known as crossfit, many gym enthusiasts would follow just one discipline like aerobics or weight lifting and try and become fit using just that one discipline. Crossfit though requires that someone take part actively in many more than just one discipline and in so doing, reach a level of peak fitness higher than any other sportsman. This is a sport that had its beginnings of Special Forces training camps where people did not just have to be fit in the common sense of the word, they had to be of a fitness which was the highest possible for the human body.
To achieve this, these potential heroes would combine weight lifting with gymnastics and aerobics with running and climbing so that they were fit in all parts of their bodies not just certain areas. When these military people started to perform their routines in gyms around the country, keep fit and work out enthusiasts started to realize what keeping fit and working out really meant and what it entailed. They were impressed and started to do the extreme routines themselves and that is when it started to be known as crossfit. As more and more enthusiasts took up this new exercise regime, they started to get competitive to see who could attain the greatest level of fitness and that in turn led to it becoming a sport, a sport about fitness. Due to the number of people that go to gyms these days, the new sport received immediate attention as it opened up new opportunities for anyone interested in keeping fit.
Not only could they now keep fit just for the sake of keeping fit but they had a goal they could aim for, to be the fittest of all. As with other sports though, you should always try and wear the correct footwear for the sport you are participating in and fortunately there are some which have been specifically designed for wearing whilst doing crossfit. Crossfit footwear 2017 is available for both men and women and there are now several brands you can choose from. Although some of these brands may not be too well known, crossfit shoes are also made by some of the leading brands in sportswear and so you should be able to find something to suit your style and budget. With the variety of different workouts, that have to be done in crossfit, the shoes that are worn have to give support in a variety of areas and that is what these specialist shoes try to do, give support where it is needed the most during training.