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December Athletes of the Month

Congrats to one of our husband and wife teams, Tom Hagger and Kirstie Krypner, on being December’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

Name: Kirstie

Age: Recent member to the 30 club!!

Hometown: London

How long have you been CrossFitting? 1 year and 1 month

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Kelly (run 400m, box jumps, wall balls) so anything that is more cardio based and involves a sprint.  Also, Kelly would probably be the only WOD I could actually say I did “RX”!

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November Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Enrique Tasende and Stephen Gray on being November’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

Name: Enrique Tasende

Age: 42

Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina

How long have you been CrossFitting? 6 years (4 in Cayman and two in Italy)
 
What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? I found the tabata WOD very fun and I can stay on the rower for ours.
 
What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Is strange… while I like front squats and shoulder press I hate the combination of both (Thrusters). Additionally, […]

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October Athletes of the Month

 

Congrats to the husband and wife team, Andrew and Jama, on being October’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

Name: Jama Johnston

Age: 36

Hometown: Greenville, South Carolina USA

How long have you been CrossFitting? Just over one year.

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Push-ups. I think they are a good gauge of fitness, and I am excited when I can do a higher number of continuous reps or more difficult versions.

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Sit-ups or pull-ups. I may be the […]

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September Athletes of the Month

Congrats to the husband and wife team, Colin and Shelley, on being September’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

 

Name: Shelley White

Hometown: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England

How long have you been CrossFitting? 1 year and 4 months

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Helen and Cindy, and anything with dead lifts or lots of running

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Karen and anything else with wall balls – yuck!

What is your previous workout/athletic background? I ran.  Marathons and Ultra-Marathons.  I ran every single day for […]

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August Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Malaqui Awe and Nick Rogers on being August’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

 

Name: Malaqui Awe

Age: 37

Hometown: Cayman

How long have you been CrossFitting? That’s a good question..if we count interruptions let’s say 4yrs

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? A chipper WOD (I like that no movement is repeated) or a tabata WOD.

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Murph! Anything that starts and ends with a mile run is killer for me.  Or anything with snatches….not a fan of […]

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July Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Brianna Wilkerson and Andrew Morrison on being July’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

Name: Brianna Wilkerson

Age: 28

Hometown: George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

How long have you been CrossFitting? 4 years! June 30th, 2014 was actually my first official day after Foundations!

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Weightlifting! In particular, Power Cleans and Squat Cleans! Love the power, intensity, strength, speed and honestly, confidence that comes when I do those exercises!

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Double Unders – […]

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June Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Caroline Barton and Vinny Baker on being June’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

Name: Caroline Barton

Age: 37

Hometown: Grand Cayman

How long have you been CrossFitting? 9 years

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Olympic lifting workouts (other than those noted below), especially deadlifts, with limited running.  Lately, I’m surprised to admit, I haven’t hated burpees or push-ups as much.  It might not be love yet, but it’s no longer hate.

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Thrusters…squat snatches…squat cleans…anything that requires […]

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May Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Sergio Dorea and Sacha Didier on being May’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

Name: Sergio Dorea

Age: 49

Hometown: Sao Paulo , Brazil

How long have you been CrossFitting?  Since November 2012

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Anything with run, pull-ups, push-ups, Row,cleans, wall ball, and deadlift.

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? BURPEES for sure, Overhead Snatch.

What is your previous workout/athletic background? As I grew up in Brazil, football(soccer), since it is a major sport over there. I played some volley ball in School. I used […]

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April Athletes of the Month

Congrats to the Husband and Wife team, Wade and Juliana Smith, on being April’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

Name: Juliana Smith

Age: 32

Hometown: Brasilia, Brazil

How long have you been CrossFitting? Almost 4 Years

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Filthy Fifty, believe it or not! It’s brutal but I like the variety. I also really enjoy doing gymnastics stuff.

What is your least favorite WOD/Exercise? Burpees and thrusters

What is your previous workout/athletic background? I’ve always played sports, but my favourite ones are Tennis, Volleyball […]

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March Athletes of the Month

Congrats to Renata Kecskes and Sebastian Mirbel on being March’s Athletes of the Month! Please read their stories below.

 

Name: Renata Kecskes

Age:35

Hometown: Vac, Hungary

How long have you been CrossFitting? Since you opened the door 😀 Hey on that note: I’ve been waiting to be the “Athlete of the month” for almost a decade!!!! LOL

What is your favorite WOD/Exercise? Everything involving squats. My legs are pretty strong and I am flexible too so obviously I would vouch for something that makes me “rise […]

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