Athlete: Richard Santa Maria
How I Eat
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
I eat mucho bacon.
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I write my own programming
I record my workouts
I do my own programming and sometimes I follow the main-site WODs. My training consists of CrossFit workouts as well as specific olympic and power lifting programs.
My Athletic Background
I was a gym rat for many years prior to discovering CrossFit. I taught martial arts for 30 years.
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 train other people
I became affiliated in 2005. CrossFit is much more than a business to me. It’s a passion. It affords me the opportunity to impact the lives of our clients in a positive way.
My Work/Rest Schedule
I usually only do 1 workout a day
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
I have been doing CrossFit since 2005.