Athlete Profile

Athlete: Leah Polaski

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Northern California
CrossFit Santa Cruz
CrossFit Santa Cruz
140 lb


Filthy 5017:47
Fight Gone Bad370
Sprint 400m1:08
Run 5k21:48
Clean & Jerk88 kg
Snatch70 kg
Deadlift147 kg
Back Squat120 kg
Max Pull-ups36



How I Eat

I weigh and measure my food

How I Train

I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate

I incorporate workouts

I record my workouts

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I played college sports

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 train other people

My Work/Rest Schedule

I usually only do 1 workout a day

I strictly schedule my rest days

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

4+ years


Athlete Coverage

Personal records were being set all over the South East in Workout 5, the Snatch Ladder. A torrential downpour greeted athletes and spectators as they arrived at the South Florida...
Article, Posted Sun, 04.29.12
Athletes arrive and prepare for Day 3 at the South East Regional.
Video, Posted Sun, 04.29.12
Lauren Brooks took 1st in this workout with a time of 5:20. Consistent athlete Talayna Fortunato finished in 2nd, while Jaime Gold and Shana Alverson tied for 3rd place in Workout 3 after diving for...
Video, Posted Sat, 04.28.12
Week 1 of the 2012 Reebok CrossFit Regionals will soon be underway! Kicking off this weekend are the Canada West, South Central and South East Regions...
Video, Posted Mon, 04.23.12
Find out who is competing at the 2012 South East Regional. Regionals kick off in just one week! The Canada West, South East, and South Central regions are the first to take on the brutal...
Article, Posted Fri, 04.20.12
   Individual One thing can be said for athletes in the South East Region this year – they are back, training smarter and more focused, having learned from previous experiences. Whether it’s...
Article, Posted Sun, 01.15.12
First-time Games athlete in 2011, Leah Polaski reflects on her time in the Home Depot Center and discusses what she needs to do to get back there in 2012. 
Video, Posted Thu, 01.12.12
At the 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games, you’ll see many of your favorite female athletes for the women’s competition. But this year’s Games season opened up the competition to a much wider group of...
Article, Posted Wed, 01.11.12