Athlete Profile

Athlete: Roy Gamboa

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South Central
CrossFit Abilene
CrossFit Abilene
200 lb


Filthy 5019:50
Fight Gone Bad0
Sprint 400m0:56
Run 5k21:25
Clean & Jerk365 lb
Snatch310 lb
Deadlift525 lb
Back Squat465 lb
Max Pull-ups50



How I Eat

I eat 1-3 full cheat meals per week

How I Train

I write my own programming

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I played college sports

My Experience With CrossFit

I began CrossFit by trying it alone (without a coach)

I train other people

My Work/Rest Schedule

I do multiple workouts in a day 3+ times a week

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

2-4 years


Athlete Coverage

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Article, Posted Mon, 07.20.15
The competition floor at the 2015 South Regional was reminiscent of the CrossFit Games, with many big names in the field. The biggest story was perhaps 2014 Games champ Camille Leblanc-Bazinet’s move...
Video, Posted Tue, 06.30.15
On this edition of the CrossFit Games Update, host Sean Woodland and analysts Pat Sherwood and Tommy Marquez break down the first weekend of regionals in the Atlantic and the South. The crew goes in-...
Video, Posted Tue, 05.19.15
Leblanc-Bazinet and Gamboa win gold in the South.      One year ago, Roy Gamboa missed qualification for what would have been his second Games appearance by just 1 point. Today...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.17.15
Leblanc-Bazinet and Gamboa top the South leaderboard at the end of Day 2. If the CrossFit world forgot about Roy Gamboa when he left Carson, California, in 2013 with a 22nd-place...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.16.15
Margaux Alvarez and Roy Gamboa lead the South after Day 1.                Dallas looked a little like Carson, California, on Day 1 of the South Regional, as CrossFit Games...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.15.15
Who's in the top 10 heading into the regionals?   The South and Atlantic Regionals begin Friday, May 15, with the livestream coming to life at 6 a.m. PT (9 a.m. ET). If you want a short...
Article, Posted Tue, 05.12.15
In the sport of CrossFit, every second counts. In the sport of CrossFit, every second counts. That was the case on Day 3 of the South Central Regional at...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.25.14
Jenn Jones and Roy Gamboa continue to lead in the South Central Region. Individual athletes appeared refreshed and well-rested Saturday afternoon as they took...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.24.14
Day 1 at the South Central Regional started out like another day in the gym—except for those thousands of people watching. Day 1 at the South Central Regional started out...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.23.14