Athlete Profile

Athlete: ZA Anderson

ZA Anderson's Profile Picture
South East
CrossFit Pure
CrossFit Pure
225 lb


Filthy 50--
Fight Gone Bad--
Sprint 400m--
Run 5k--
Clean & Jerk--
Back Squat--
Max Pull-ups--


Follow my training on Instagram @ZaAnderson023


How I Eat

I eat whatever is convenient

How I Train

Coached by CJ Martin of CrossFit Invictus

My Athletic Background

Wrestled For Newberry College

My Experience With CrossFit

My Work/Rest Schedule

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

I typically rest fewer than 4 days per month

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

Started CrossFit in June 2012


Athlete Coverage

  Ben Smith was 16 when he started CrossFit. “He had no coach. He watched CrossFit videos,” said his dad, Chuck. Smith, now 26, taught himself all the movements, including the Olympic lifts...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.21.16
  If you missed our article last week on how these regional seeds are created, along with a look at how well they have performed in the past at predicting Games qualifiers, check it out...
Article, Posted Thu, 05.19.16
  After a miserable, question-your-entire-existence-type of test like Open Workout 16.1, it’s only fitting to hand out some grades. I’m talking about the top athletes in the sport, so these...
Article, Posted Thu, 03.03.16
On this edition of the CrossFit Games Update, host Sean Woodland and analyst Pat Sherwood break down the top performances from the first week of the Open and take a look at some fresh faces in the...
Video, Posted Tue, 03.03.15
By Tommy Marquez The 15 men Tommy Marquez believes are worth tracking in 2015.       It’s an exciting time for CrossFit athletes and fans of the Sport of Fitness. This weekend,...
Video, Posted Wed, 02.25.15
With three first-place finishes out of five events, Emily Bridgers is proving she will not be denied a podium spot in 2014.  Yesterday may have been the “Bridgers and...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.10.14
By Megan Mitchell Hang squat snatches, handstand walks, and Nasty Girls V2 start the 2014 Regionals.   Individual Event 1: 1-Rep-Max Hang Squat Snatch It all starts with a 1-rep max...
Video, Posted Mon, 04.28.14
Surprised not to see some of your favorite names on the Leaderboard? Hosts Nicole Christensen, Pat Sherwood and Sean Woodland have the scoop in this episode of the CrossFit Games Update. 
Video, Posted Wed, 03.05.14
"The South East is a very strong region that has a lot of male athletes contending for those top three spots," Julian Serna said.   With the 2014 Reebok CrossFit Games season just days...
Article, Posted Tue, 02.25.14
Games Sunday kicks off with three-minute chipper. The 2009 CrossFit Games finished with a long, grinding chipper including everything from cleans to muscle-ups, thrusters...
Article, Posted Sun, 07.28.13