Athlete Profile

Athlete: Candice Ruiz

Candice Ruiz's Profile Picture
Region:
South Central
Team:
CrossFit Iron Horse
Affiliate:
CrossFit Iron Horse
Gender:
Female
Age:
29
Height:
5'3"
Weight:
140 lb

Benchmarks

Workouts
Fran0:00
Helen7:53
Grace0:00
Filthy 500:00
Fight Gone Bad0
Sprint 400m0:00
Run 5k0:00
Maxes
Clean & Jerk230 lb
Snatch175 lb
Deadlift400 lb
Back Squat315 lb
Max Pull-ups0

Bio

ATHLETE INFORMATION

How I Eat

I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount

I eat 1-3 full cheat meals per week

How I Train

I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate

I have a coach who determines my programming

I record my workouts

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I regularly play recreational sports

Once a Marine, always a Marine!

My Experience With CrossFit

I began CrossFit with a coach (e.g. at an affiliate)

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 usually only do 1 workout a day

I strictly schedule my rest days

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

4+ years

17th Place, 2010 CF Games 29th Place, 2012 CF Games

Leaderboard

Athlete Coverage

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
San Antonio was etched into history by men so tough, one of them had a giant, scary-ass knife named after him.   San Antonio was etched into history by men so tough, one of them had a...
Article, Posted Wed, 05.21.14
Last year's CrossFit Games qualifiers are back. But they'll have some new faces to contend with. Cassidy Lance Holly Mata Jessie Jo Young Candice Ruiz Chely Galvin...
Article, Posted Wed, 05.21.14
"As sore and horrible as I felt, and miserably in pain, I feel like it was all worth it. I watch (the Games) every year so I'm excited to see where I stand amongst those girls," Holly Mata  ...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.26.13
"I just kept thinking pain is going to go away, but glory never does." ~Cassidy Lance On the last day of competition, the morning event was a chipper involving...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.26.13
A look into Day 2 of Regional competition in Africa, Australia, Canada East, NorCal and South Central. Nicole Christensen, Pat Sherwood and Rory McKernan have all the big stories here. 
Video, Posted Sun, 05.26.13
For Event 5, athletes had only 90 reps standing between them and an ice bath. While heavy thunderstorms drenched the streets of San Antonio, Texas, the mats inside the Freeman...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.25.13
“It was all in the numbers — 20 reps on the wall balls, then 10 seconds off ... you do what you can. I looked over at the other girls and they were just flying, and I knew I had to do the gut...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.25.13