Athlete: Matt Chan
|Fight Gone Bad||448|
|Clean & Jerk||352 lb|
|Back Squat||460 lb|
6x CrossFit Games finishing 2nd in 2012. Sponsors: Rogue Fitness, Reebok, Progenex, and Regenexx. I follow Train FTW programming.
How I Eat
I weigh and measure my food
I eat 1-3 full cheat meals per week
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I workout mostly at home, work, or a traditional gym
I have a coach who determines my programming
I incorporate CrossFit.com 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 by trying it alone (without a coach)
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 do multiple workouts in a day 2x a week
I strictly schedule my rest days
I typically rest fewer than 4 days per month
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
Throw any question at him—from his strategy on how he will approach the CrossFit Games to his views on diet and sex—and Matt Chan doesn’t shy away. He also might just own you. At 35, Chan was the...
Video, Posted Thu, 08.01.13
How do you beat two-time champion Rich Froning? It's a question everyone wants answered.
Video, Posted Tue, 07.23.13
When Chris Spealler walks into the StubHub Center this year in Carson, Calif., it won’t be as an athlete. It will be as a media commentator. “That is going to be a really difficult experience for me...
Video, Posted Mon, 07.15.13
"I did what I had to do to be smart and to be where I am right now, and it’s not even a thought or consideration that my injury is going to hold me back.” Matt Chan’s journey to...
Article, Posted Mon, 07.08.13
On today's Update Show, Nicole Christensen, Pat Sherwood, and Sean Woodland reflect on the Regional competitions, including the top ten moments across the 17 Regions. Learn more about the CrossFit ...
Video, Posted Wed, 06.19.13
Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games qualifiers. Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games qualifiers. Africa Man David Levey Woman Carla Nunes Da Costa Team...
Article, Posted Mon, 06.10.13
“You have to train really hard, and you have a lot of bad days ... It takes heart and dedication." ~Natalie McClain “I needed to use everything that I had left. I needed to block...
Article, Posted Sun, 06.02.13
"I don't care who you are, it's not gonna last forever." ~Chris Spealler Two points. Two points is all that separated the second and fourth place...
Article, Posted Sun, 06.02.13
Join Sean Woodland, Pat Sherwood and Nicole Christensen on tonight's show, as they discuss the highs and lows from Day 2 of competition at the Asia, North Central, North West, and South West...
Video, Posted Sat, 06.01.13
"This is what I wanted. I know I have to fight with all my heart to earn a spot and I'm ready for it." ~Peter Egyed Dexterity, power and speed were the name of the game for Event 5...
Article, Posted Sat, 06.01.13