Athlete Profile

Athlete: Christy Adkins

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Mid Atlantic
CrossFit Reston
CrossFit Reston
135 lb


Filthy 5018:30
Fight Gone Bad419
Sprint 400m1:05
Run 5k19:55
Clean & Jerk210 lb
Snatch163 lb
Deadlift330 lb
Back Squat270 lb
Max Pull-ups44



How I Eat

I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount

How I Train

I workout mostly at a CrossFit Affiliate

I have a coach who determines my programming

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I played college sports

High school: cross country running, basketball and lacrosse 1 Year of collegiate lacrosse

My Experience With CrossFit

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?

4+ years

Since about June 2007


Athlete Coverage

Briggs and Ohlsen lead in the South after Hero Friday. What do you get when you combine two regions and take away a spot? An incredibly competitive...
Article, Posted Fri, 05.15.15
Who's in the top 10 heading into the regionals?   The South and Atlantic Regionals begin Friday, May 15, with the livestream coming to life at 6 a.m. PT (9 a.m. ET). If you want a short...
Article, Posted Tue, 05.12.15
Former South East athletes Emily Friedman and Anna Tunnicliffe are doing well in the Mid Atlantic after two weeks of Open competition.  The Mid Atlantic Regional women's podium has...
Article, Posted Wed, 03.12.14
What do DMX, Mozart and Black Sabbath have in common?   What’s tickling the eardrums of your favorite CrossFit athletes and trainers while they yank on the Concept2 for 5,000 meters or...
Article, Posted Wed, 01.29.14
Only sissies use their legs on rope climbs. “Don’t use your legs. That’s the sissy way.” Rich Froning Sr. said that when his son was little, and it was a piece of...
Article, Posted Fri, 07.26.13
It’s tournament time at the CrossFit Games. March Madness might be long in the past, but CrossFit fans had their brackets in order for the ZigZag Sprint, a four-...
Article, Posted Fri, 07.26.13
Individual athletes hit the pool for swimming and bar muscle-ups.   In 2011, Individual athletes opened the CrossFit Games by running into the surf at the Santa Monica Pier, marking...
Article, Posted Wed, 07.24.13
After winning the 2013 Mid Atlantic Regional, Christy Phillips is headed to the CrossFit Games for the fifth time. "Going to the Games for the fifth year in a row has not lost its allure at all," she...
Video, Posted Fri, 07.05.13
Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit  Games qualifiers.   Here are your 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games qualifiers.  Africa Man David Levey Woman Carla Nunes Da Costa Team...
Article, Posted Mon, 06.10.13
Ben Hollingshaus catches up with the CrossFit Games individual qualifiers from the Mid Atlantic Region. 
Video, Posted Sun, 06.09.13