Athlete: Nicholas Rocco
|Fight Gone Bad||--|
|Clean & Jerk||340 lb|
|Back Squat||435 lb|
Played college football for 3 years at Western Washington University and 2 years at Dixie State College. Started crossfit through the Crossfit Football program in December 2009. Competed in regionals as a team with Cascade Crossfit in 2012 & 2013.
How I Eat
I eat strict Paleo
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I write my own programming
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 with a coach (e.g. at an affiliate)
I have completed the CrossFit Level 1 certificate course
I train other people
My Work/Rest Schedule
I do multiple workouts in a day 3+ times a week
I strictly schedule my rest days
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
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