Athlete Spotlight – Jason Amore

Name – Jason Amore Age – 36 Hometown –South Elgin How long have you been CrossFitting? –8 months Former / current other athletic endeavors? –Football, basketball, US Army, police warrant entry team, and running. First WOD? –Wall Balls and Burpees 50-40-30-20-10 Favorite WOD/ CrossFit movement? –Love the snatch! Power movements. Least favorite WOD/CrossFit movement? –Toes[…]

Athlete Profile – Morgan Steele

Name – Morgan Elliot Steele Age – 24 Hometown – Algonquin, IL How long have you been CrossFitting? – 1.5 years Former / current other athletic endeavors? – Soccer and Snowboarding. First WOD? – Unofficially (before I knew what Crossfit even was) “Murph” during one of the many Army ROTC workouts throughout my college career.[…]

Athlete Spotlight – Ronda Wright

Age – 33 Hometown – Augusta, GA How long have you been CrossFitting? – 2 months Former / current other athletic endeavors? – I played fast-pitch softball, basketball, and ran track  throughout high school. In college I played club basketball and was a football manager for the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets for 4 years. It was an awesome experience… I got to travel to so[…]

Athlete Spotlight – Derek Bansley

Hometown – Grew up on the southside of Chicago, but I currently reside in Geneva How long have you been CrossFitting? – Since the Beginning of May, 2014 Former / current other athletic endeavors? – I played baseball through my 1st  year of college, but a shoulder/elbow injury ended my baseball playing days. I play[…]

Athlete Spotlight 6/23/14

Name – Laurie Lamb   Age – 49   Hometown – Hoffman Estates   How long have you been CrossFitting? –10 weeks – completed 20 sessions elsewhere, took three month break, and  beginningmy fourth week here.   Former / current other athletic endeavors? – Never participated in organized athletics, but have remained active with recreational biking, and strength training, and occasional 5k’s to keep me motivated to[…]

June Athlete of the Month

Name – Chris Guimon Age – 28 Hometown – Bartlett, IL How long have you been CrossFitting? – 6 weeks Former / current other athletic endeavors? – I wrestled in High School and now I run 5K/10K races. First WOD? –  I can’t remember exactly but I know there were pull ups.  A lot of[…]