Athlete: CHRISTOPHER GIELEN
|Fight Gone Bad||--|
|Clean & Jerk||235 lb|
|Back Squat||315 lb|
I am a Chef and live with my beautiful wife Alexis, two dogs, and cat in Fontana, CA. I workout at Crossfit Kinnick in Upland and love every minute of it. I haven't been in this good of shape in a very long time and hope to have a good experience with the Open challenge.
How I Eat
I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount
I try to Zone as best I can.
How I Train
I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate
My Athletic Background
I played youth or high school level sports
I played college sports
I regularly play recreational sports
I have a water polo background and when I was young, I did gymnastics for 4 years. It has helped me with all things overhead, especially handstand pushups.
My Experience With CrossFit
I began CrossFit by trying it alone (without a coach)
YouTube was my first look at Crossfit workouts and I tried them at my local gym.