Athlete Profile

Athlete: Deborah Cordner Carson

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North Central
Union Fitness
CrossFit Minneapolis
145 lb


Filthy 5016:30
Fight Gone Bad417
Sprint 400m0:53
Run 5k19:20
Clean & Jerk213 lb
Snatch168 lb
Deadlift373 lb
Back Squat288 lb
Max Pull-ups65



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 record my workouts

I train under coach Tyler Quinn at CrossFit St. Paul.

My Athletic Background

I played college sports

I was a Division I sprinter; and yes my 400m time is from those days.. And proud of it!

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 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?

2-4 years


Athlete Coverage

To the surprise of many CrossFit Games fans, the first workout of the 2013 season was neither simple, nor short. To the surprise of many CrossFit Games fans, the first workout of the 2013...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.11.13
Managing stress, anxiety and fear is part of being a competitive athlete. Heather Gillespie made it through the Pendleton race to get back to her comfort zone of brutal, barbell-based...
Article, Posted Wed, 09.26.12
After being disqualified from competition in 2011 for not finishing the swim in the first beach event, Deborah Cordner Carson was terrified going into the Pendleton Event on Wednesday, July 11. She...
Video, Posted Wed, 07.18.12
Ten special vignettes from the sixth edition of the CrossFit Games...
Article, Posted Mon, 07.16.12
Thorisdottir retains CrossFit Games crown in Carson. Annie Thorisdottir became the first repeat champion in the history of the CrossFit Games by winning the 2012 competition by an 85-...
Article, Posted Sun, 07.15.12
Individual women lean into football sled on Saturday morning. The sprinting was the easy part of Saturday for Individuals. Shortly after burning across the field for a 50-yard...
Article, Posted Sat, 07.14.12
Central East's Julie Foucher opens overall lead with Track Triplet win.   After beginning their 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games two days earlier than expected at Camp...
Article, Posted Fri, 07.13.12
"There are always roadblocks in life ... I'll keep overcoming them."   The seven-minute burpee workout placed Deborah Cordner Carson in 17th place in North Central during Week 1...
Article, Posted Tue, 06.26.12
With so many different movements, every athlete had a strong suit to help propel them closer to their goal. With their eyes on the prize, the top 18 men and women, along with the top...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.20.12
Brandon Pastorek finished 1st in the Snatch Ladder, wanting to prove he deserved to be at the Reigonal.   “Everybody hits a wall,” Brandon Pastorek says. “The best...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.20.12