WHO’S WHO: Tia!

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How were you introduced to Crossfit? I was first introduced to Crossfit back in 2010 in my hometown of Port Angeles, WA. The local YMCA was offering their first Crossfit classes, and a few friends and I took part in a short jump-start session. It was fun and interesting to be part of the first Crossfit class in the community. … Read More

WHO’S WHO: Rachel S.

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How were you introduced to Crossfit? When I lived in Indiana I had several friends who did crossfit. I always meant to start myself, but never did. When I moved to Portland I thought it was the perfect time to start something new. Crossfit Portland was the closest gym to my apartment, and after my first class I was hooked. … Read More

Who’s Who: Priya!

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How were you introduced to Crossfit? My office used to be close to the gym and I would go for walks and peer into the open garage doors, amazed at what people were doing. I did some research and signed up for Jump Start before I could talk myself out of it. I took the 6 am Jump Start with … Read More

Who’s Who: Mikey!

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How were you introduced to Crossfit? My employer, Con-way, was partnering up with Crossfit Portland. We had a special introductory session in the back corner of the gym with Scott H and Rochelle while the 5:30 class was going on. I remember watching this tiny Asian girl throwing some really heavy weights up over her head, and a tall skinny … Read More