Athlete: Scott Panchik
How I Eat
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I workout mostly at home, work, or a traditional gym
My Athletic Background
I played youth or high school level sports
I played college sports
My Experience With CrossFit
I began CrossFit with a coach (e.g. at an affiliate)
My dad is a certified coach and got me started with crossfit. I started at Crossfit Pittsburgh.
My Work/Rest Schedule
I strictly schedule my rest days
I workout when my body feels good.
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
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Article, Posted Sat, 06.21.14
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Video, Posted Wed, 06.11.14
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Video, Posted Tue, 06.10.14
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Article, Posted Sun, 05.18.14
The welcome party is over and it's time to get serious. Though Fifth Third Arena was packed with more than 4,100 bodies for the day’s events, a chill swept...
Article, Posted Sat, 05.17.14
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Article, Posted Fri, 05.16.14
"They still have a lot of growing to do, but mentally, they are as tough as they come. They aren't your typical 17-year-olds," Scott Panchik said. Photo courtesy of Rick Fagan. Scott...
Article, Posted Wed, 03.26.14
Most live shows offer production crews some predictability, some opportunity to plan minute details. Not a live CrossFit event. “Every competition is different, and especially in the Open there’s the...
Video, Posted Tue, 03.25.14
The reigning champions notched the world's top scores on Open Workout 14.4. The reigning CrossFit Games champions Rich Froning Jr. and Samantha Briggs notched the world’s top scores on...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.24.14
Six minutes and 39 seconds was exactly how long Scott Panchik and Josh Bridges had to draft a game plan at CrossFit Bellevue for Open Workout 14.4. Six minutes and 39 seconds was...
Article, Posted Thu, 03.20.14