Athlete Profile

Athlete: Eva Thornton

Eva Thornton's Profile Picture
Region:
Africa
Team:
CrossFit Algoa
Affiliate:
CrossFit Algoa
Gender:
Female
Age:
47
Height:
168 cm
Weight:
130 lb

Benchmarks

Workouts
Fran--
Helen--
Grace--
Filthy 50--
Fight Gone Bad--
Sprint 400m--
Run 5k--
Maxes
Clean & Jerk--
Snatch--
Deadlift--
Back Squat--
Max Pull-ups--

Bio

I was born in the Czech Republic, grew up in Germany, went to university in the U.S. and now live in South Africa.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

How I Eat

I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount

How I Train

I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate

My Athletic Background

I played college sports

I played professional sports

I did gymnastics growing up. After I retired, I played around with sprint kayaking and athletics...until I found Crossfit (or rather CrossFit found me)...

My Experience With CrossFit

I began CrossFit with a coach (e.g. at an affiliate)

My Work/Rest Schedule

I usually only do 1 workout a day

I strictly schedule my rest days

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

1-2 years

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Athlete Coverage

Africa will send three new representatives to the CrossFit Games.  For the last two years, David Levey has won by the Africa Regional by a...
Article, Posted Sun, 06.01.14
Andre Gadney and Celestie Engelbrecht lead after the second day of the regional. Handstand push-ups have been programmed in every regional and CrossFit Games...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.31.14
Celestie Engelbrecht and Jason Smith lead after the first day of the regional. The individual competition in Africa kicked off with some big news: Several top...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.30.14