Athlete Profile

Athlete: Jim Crowell

Jim Crowell's Profile Picture
Region:
South West
Team:
OPEX Red
Affiliate:
Unaffiliated
Gender:
Male
Age:
32
Height:
6'0"
Weight:
190 lb

Benchmarks

Workouts
Fran2:26
Helen6:49
Grace1:37
Filthy 500:00
Fight Gone Bad457
Sprint 400m0:59
Run 5k18:30
Maxes
Clean & Jerk275 lb
Snatch225 lb
Deadlift425 lb
Back Squat365 lb
Max Pull-ups60

Bio

I am lucky enough to get to coach at an outstanding facility as a full time job while still training enough to prepare for competitions like regionals. Training is a huge love of mine and I look forward to both the highs and the lows because I know that Ill always look back on today from a place that is farther ahead of where I currently am

ATHLETE INFORMATION

How I Eat

I eat quality foods but don't measure the amount

Depending on the type of training that I am focusing on I vary my diet to make my training the most effective.

How I Train

I have a coach who determines my programming

I record my workouts

I have a great coach who programs my workouts for me

My Athletic Background

I played youth or high school level sports

I played college sports

I regularly play recreational sports

I played 5 sports in high school. I played tennis at Penn State. I played multiple intramural sports at Penn State as well

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 strictly schedule my rest days

I typically rest 4 or more days per month

I love my training days and I also love my days off. As I build volume I know how much my body needs small rests so I look forward to them as a way to progress further for a longer period of time. I do restorative work as well

How long have you been doing CrossFit?

4+ years

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