Athlete: Michael Ford
|Fight Gone Bad||405|
|Clean & Jerk||255 lb|
|Back Squat||365 lb|
25 years Martial Arts, full contact, BJJ, etc 10 years endurance athlete...marathons, off road Duathalons, ultra marathons (50 milers), Triathalons, mountain bike racing Crossfit since 2008
How I Eat
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I have a coach who determines my programming
I incorporate CrossFit.com workouts
I record my workouts
My Athletic Background
I played youth or high school level sports
I regularly play recreational sports
My Experience With CrossFit
I began CrossFit by trying it alone (without a coach)
I have completed the CrossFit Level 1 certificate course
I have attended one or more specialty courses
I have had a life changing experience due to CrossFit
I train other people
My Work/Rest Schedule
I do multiple workouts in a day 3+ times a week
I strictly schedule my rest days
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
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