Athlete Profile

Athlete: Candice Ford

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Reebok CrossFit LifeSpark
Reebok CrossFit LifeSpark
168 cm
155 lb


Filthy 5024:21
Fight Gone Bad300
Sprint 400m1:20
Run 5k0:00
Clean & Jerk195 lb
Snatch155 lb
Deadlift285 lb
Back Squat240 lb
Max Pull-ups30



How I Eat

I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount

I try not to stress about food, but eat clean and about 90% Paleo - Works for me, fuels my training and I recover well! :)

How I Train

I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate

I record my workouts

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

Elite Gymnastics until I was 7 and then just school sports and dance, a very active childhood... pulling, pushing, jumping climbing... sound familiar! ;)

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

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

2-4 years


Athlete Coverage

Week 2 of the CrossFit Games Regionals kick off May 4 in the Africa, Asia, Mid Atlantic and South West Regions. 
Video, Posted Wed, 04.25.12
Find out who's competing at the 2012 Asia Regional.    The Africa, Asia, Mid Atlantic and South West regions will take on the brutal 2012 Regional Workouts May 4-6 for Week 2 of Regional...
Article, Posted Mon, 04.23.12
This is just the beginning of my journey. As the countdown began and the CrossFit Games Open had arrived, something felt so surreal to me. This was it. This was my first ever, big...
Article, Posted Mon, 04.02.12
Feng Yi Chew of Singapore secured yet another 1st place finish for the week with an overwhelming 126 reps, 23 reps higher than her nearest rival. In the week of the Open, athletes returned...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.26.12
[The wall balls and double-unders were doable for everybody. The same cannot be said for the 30 muscle-ups. In the penultimate workout of the Open portion of the Games, we saw the second...
Article, Posted Wed, 03.21.12
Singapore's Feng Yi Chew achieved another 1st place finish in Asia, keeping a hold of her overall No. 1 position.  After the single modalities of the first two weeks, many familiar with...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.12.12
  Although relatively new to CrossFit, Korea is coming on strong in the Open this year.   The second week of the Open witnessed a very large leap from the completely accessible burpee,...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.05.12
     2011 proved a very big year for CrossFit in Asia. The numbers for affiliates and seminars grew steadily, which led to more interest in CrossFit, as well as competitors looking forward to the...
Article, Posted Fri, 01.13.12
At the 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games, you’ll see many of your favorite female athletes for the women’s competition. But this year’s Games season opened up the competition to a much wider group of...
Article, Posted Wed, 01.11.12
Ever wonder what Annie Thorisdottir’s favorite breakfast is, or what Rich Froning Jr.’s latest workout was? Here’s a guide to keep up with Games athletes on Twitter, Facebook pages, and personal...
Article, Posted Mon, 01.09.12