Athlete Profile

Athlete: Marcus Hendren

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Central East
CrossFit New Albany
CrossFit New Albany
198 lb


Filthy 500:00
Fight Gone Bad0
Sprint 400m0:55
Run 5k0:00
Clean & Jerk335 lb
Snatch265 lb
Deadlift500 lb
Back Squat425 lb
Max Pull-ups63



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

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I played college sports

I regularly play recreational sports

My Experience With CrossFit

I began CrossFit by trying it alone (without a coach)

I have had a life changing experience due to CrossFit

My Work/Rest Schedule

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

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

Reverse Hyper.

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

2-4 years


Athlete Coverage

Rich Froning Jr. once again leads the men in the Central East, and Danielle Sidell sits in first for the women after shocking fans with her score of 420 on 13.2. Last Wednesday, just minutes...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.18.13
Repeat CrossFit Games champion, Rich Froning, sits atop the Leaderboard in Central East. Danielle Sidell leads the women with an impressive 204 reps on 13.1.   The 2013 Reebok CrossFit...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.11.13
“When I first told my dad I was leaving the farm to try and win the CrossFit Games, he wasn’t pleased at all … he thinks it’s silly and kind of immature … But I don’t feel like that. I feel...
Article, Posted Sat, 03.09.13
Marcus Hendren made his debut placing seventh at the 2012 Reebok CrossFit Games. Hendren, of Central East, has always been active, playing baseball and basketball in high school, as well as football...
Video, Posted Fri, 11.30.12
It doesn’t get more all-American than Marcus Hendren. Hendren grew up on a dairy farm in Johnston, Ohio. His grandfather started the farm in 1956, and Hendren spent his childhood working on the farm...
Article, Posted Wed, 08.08.12
Froning collects $250,000 in defending CrossFit Games title. It’s another repeat! Like Annie Thorisdottir on the women’s side of the competition, Rich Froning came out on top again to...
Article, Posted Sun, 07.15.12
Athletes are handed sledgehammers in the fight for $250,000.   For the first time since 2009, the sledgehammer returned to the CrossFit Games in a demonstration of farm strength...
Article, Posted Sun, 07.15.12
Valenzuela and Akinwale clear the women's Clean Ladder. What’s cooler than lifting heavy weight fast? Not much. At 4 p.m., the Individual athletes entered the Clean Ladder, where they...
Article, Posted Sat, 07.14.12
Take a tour of the farm with Marcus Hendren as he talks training, competition and of course, farming.
Video, Posted Tue, 07.10.12
Marcus Hendren was picked as Matt Chan's dark horse ... now he's headed to the Games. Marcus Hendren started doing CrossFit in June of 2011 after watching it online. He opted to sign up...
Article, Posted Tue, 06.05.12