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February Athlete of the Month – Molly Mehan

1. What brought you to CrossFit? My husband tried to convince me to join CrossFit with him when we first started dating but I was completely against it! I was really into running and cycling classes, but barely did any lifting. During a Saturday morning cycling class, I had the realization that I hadn’t seen much progress …
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October 2018 Athlete of the Month – Jon Elmore

1. What brought you to CrossFit? I was friends with one of the coaches at the time, Carlos Villalpando. For several years Carlos had said that if I was ever interested and wanted to try CrossFit to let him know. I thought about this off and on and resisted for quite some time. However, I …
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September 2018 Athlete of the Month – Carrie White

1. What brought you to CrossFit? I was an intern with the City of Bloomington’s Wellness Coordinator when I was putting together a health fair for city employees. Jesse from The Body Compound called to tell me all about the very first CrossFit gym in Bloomington-Normal, IL. He explained how I HAD to have them …
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August 2018 Athlete of the Month – Daryl Miller

1. What brought you to CrossFit? We started doing Crossfit at the fire station about ten years ago. We found the high intensity and functional movements were perfect training for fighting fires. We eventually got rid of the leg extension and peck deck machines, and replaced them with pull up bars, kettle bells, and bumper …
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July 2018 Athlete of the Month – Ashley Rohr

June 2018 Athlete of the Month – Garrett Janda

1. What brought you to CrossFit? I first heard about Crossfit before my sophomore year in high school. I was taking boxing classes with a friend and our boxing coach mentioned that he does Crossfit and that we should try it out. I checked out but didn’t try a workout until 6 months later. …
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