Athlete: Chad Mackay
How I Eat
I weigh and measure my food
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
I incorporate CrossFit.com workouts
I write my own programming
My Athletic Background
I played youth or high school level sports
I regularly play recreational sports
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 do multiple workouts in a day 3+ times a week
I typically rest 4 or more days per month
How long have you been doing CrossFit?
Pat Sherwood, of CrossFit HQ, interviews three-time CrossFit Games athlete and former Team World member Chad Mackay. The two discuss the upcoming Reebok CrossFit Invitational, presented by HGST,...
Video, Posted Wed, 10.22.14
For the first time, CrossFit Games masters competitors tackle four events in one day. When the CrossFit Games masters competition debuted in 2010, it involved two events on Friday...
Article, Posted Tue, 07.22.14
"This year, Chad will be dedicating his time to looking after our two masters athletes," Luke Starr said. CrossFit Active will return to the StubHub Center this month to compete at...
Article, Posted Tue, 07.15.14
The Australia Regional brought a weekend of surprises. While Games veterans Ruth Anderson Horrell and Chad Mackay failed to qualify, returning competitor Denae Brown took first overall for the women...
Video, Posted Sun, 07.06.14
The fittest in Australia have been crowned. Just when you thought it couldn't get any more exciting. After celebrating the success of the elite teams in the Australia Region,...
Article, Posted Sun, 05.18.14
Day 2 brought another record-breaking day Down Under. Day 2 of the 2014 Australia Regional will be remembered as a record-breaking day with event records falling across all three...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.16.14
It was a record-breaking day on Day 1 of the Australia Regional. The crowd had more than doubled by the start of the individual events on Day 1 of the 2014 Australia Regional....
Article, Posted Thu, 05.15.14
It’s 5:45 a.m. in Sydney, Australia. Three-time CrossFit Games competitor Chad Mackay is finishing his breakfast. By 6:15, he’s got his first cup of coffee in hand and is off to coach the 6:45 class...
Video, Posted Wed, 05.14.14
"I think I perform a little bit better under a little bit of--not pressure--but under the main lights, I guess you could say. I enjoy the crowd." Photos courtesy of Chris Kim. Matt...
Article, Posted Tue, 05.13.14
"I really enjoy the long, mind-fuck WODs, where it comes down to sheer determination to keep going." Photos courtesy of Tracey Incau Photography. On Friday, May 16, New Zealander...
Article, Posted Mon, 05.12.14