Welcome to Grassroots CrossFit Berkeley!

We are located in a large training facility, just minutes away from the UC Berkeley Campus, downtown, and the Downtown and Ashby Berkeley BART stations. We have convenient limited free parking for our members located on the side of our building and plenty of free street parking. Please contact us for more information or to schedule a visit and “like” us on Facebook for updates, promotions, and other news.

What We Offer


What Clients Say

William A.

William A.

Member since 2018

I was an athlete in college so I’ve had a few S&C coaches, but Patrick’s knowledge of anatomy is something else. He points out the little technical things most trainers miss, and got me adding forty pounds to my squat in just five months. I started crossfit to get in shape aesthetically, and on top of that I now feel so much healthier and have a much better awareness of my body. Above all, it’s been such a blast, and I would rank crossfit among the best decisions of my adult life!

Blake B.

Blake B.

Member since 2015

I was initially hesitant to even try CrossFit because of all of the stereotypes I had heard, and thankfully GrassRoots CrossFit has been the exact opposite of what I had feared. The coaches are kind and supportive, the community encourages you to go at your own pace and do your personal best, and they are focused on your longterm health and success, not burning you out in every workout. I’ve been coming back for three years, and GRCF has transformed who I am and what I’m capable of achieving. If you’re on the fence, try it out - I truly believe you’ll find a welcoming home here.

Alyssa D.

Alyssa D.

Member since 2016

Coming to Grassroots has been such a fun aspect of my life since moving to Berkeley. It has given me strength to complete a fire academy, provided me with wonderful friends, and the coaches are indisputably amazing at what they do for us. Sometimes you can pet dogs at the gym too :)


Take a Load Off

As you may already have noticed, you can expect to see more deload weeks in the programming in the future. We wanted to give you all a little more information on the deload weeks, why Read more…

New Focus: DT

After a lengthy holiday season, it’s time for a new cycle! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be working on movements found in the classic barbell benchmark “DT.” DT is a hero WOD named for Read more…

Tips for Coming Back

You’ve made the decision to start working out again, or you’ve joined a challenge to motivate you–great! Now how do you jump back in without your ego and muscles getting crushed and then feeling defeated? Read more…