Athlete Profile

Athlete: CJ Martin

CJ Martin's Profile Picture
Southern California
CrossFit Invictus
150 lb


Filthy 500:00
Fight Gone Bad--
Sprint 400m0:00
Run 5k0:00
Clean & Jerk--
Back Squat--
Max Pull-ups--



How I Eat

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

My Athletic Background

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 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 usually only do 1 workout a day

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

4+ years


Athlete Coverage

Buddy Hitchcock beat Jason Khalipa and Neal Maddox on 13.2. Now he wants more. Top photo courtesy of John Hitchcock III. Above photo courtesy of Frank Sabala. Buddy Hitchcock might...
Article, Posted Tue, 04.02.13
“These seconds are so important. Since this sport has gotten so competitive, you don’t have a lot of margin for error.” The top photo is courtesy of James Cheney (blue shorts). Hank Word...
Article, Posted Wed, 03.27.13
For individual competitors in SoCal this week, there has been little overall movement at the top of the Leaderboard. Ultimately, 13.3 boiled down to that damned muscle-up.   This week...
Article, Posted Mon, 03.25.13
“I loved how these people encouraged each other, that grandmas were there alongside their grandchildren. Everyone was so welcoming. I think I have gained my best friends through CrossFit...
Article, Posted Tue, 03.05.13
“My goal is to get to the Games. There is a lot of opportunity in the North West to make some moves.” Photo by Albert Dickson Sun Chang finished 26th at the 2012 North West...
Article, Posted Wed, 02.27.13
“Just to be competing after my injuries and recovery is fantastic, and I believe a top-10 finish at Regionals is within my grasp.” Having done CrossFit for two years, Hayley Knowles...
Article, Posted Sun, 02.24.13
“I'm just looking to put my name up there in the Open ... I’m excited to see what the workouts will be this year and where I will place.”   SoCal’s CrossFit Invictus recently...
Article, Posted Fri, 02.15.13
"I feel stronger mentally. I feel like I am looking at workouts differently, being more mentally positive and seeing things for what they are." After dominating the Latin America Region...
Article, Posted Thu, 01.31.13
Catch Team U.S.A. in its second training workout with Games Director Dave Castro at Valley CrossFit in Van Nuys, Calif. The second prep WOD is done as a three-woman team. For time, the trio must...
Video, Posted Fri, 10.05.12
CJ Martin gets the pleasure of telling his team, Invictus, they have earned a spot in the final six. Emotions run high as the team members realize they have been awarded the opportunity to continue...
Video, Posted Fri, 07.27.12