Athlete of the Month

Patrick and Jessica Brown

How I was introduced to CrossFit:  Patrick: I first heard about CrossFit about 8 years ago from a friend of mine. I loved the variability and dynamic workouts that CrossFit offers. I first began looking up workouts online and doing them on my own. I did that...

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Samantha Sanders

How I was introduced to CrossFit:  My husband Ryan Sanders If I never had to do this one exercise ever again, I would be awesome: “Amy’s warm up” If I had to makeup my own WOD, it would be: I don’t know what it would be, but I do know it would not...

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Luke Hankner

How I was introduced to CrossFit:  No one really introduced me. I literally saw the open on tv and said I want to do that! If I never had to do this one exercise ever again, It would be awesome: I could do without thrusters. (we all can) My proudest...

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Christian Erb is the AOTM!

How I was introduced to CrossFit:   I heard about BearCanyon through Star88. Steve & Dex had Amy on the radio and she would talk about Crossfit  Tell us a little about yourself (family, job, hobbies, etc) : -I have been married to my lovely wife for 18...

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Oswaldo and Katherin

Oswaldo How I was introduced to CrossFit: I was introduced to CrossFit in Mexico, after watching CrossFit games, I decided to start training at a small gym with not too much equipment but trying our best. This is where I met Katherin and married her. If I never...

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Amanda Mortley

I was introduced to Bear Canyon Crossfit by a friend -Holly Dockstader. I saw her get into amazing shape and wanted to try the hiit classes with her.  Whats your least fav workout?: It would be awesome if I never have to do sleds and burpees again. My Fav WOD...

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November Athletes of the Month: Matt and Kelli

Kelli:  Matt and I are both Paramedics, for a time I worked at Albuquerque while Matt worked (and still does) for Albuquerque Fire Dept. When we got lucky he and I would respond to the same 911 calls. This must have been the fast track, because just a few years...

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October 2018 AOTM: Samantha Jaramillo

I am new to living in Albuquerque, I’ve been here just a little over a year. I moved here from little old Las Cruces. I am a wife to Matthew Jaramillo and mother to three pretty little ladies...ZyAnna, Maddison and Sammie! I worked with Dona Ana County before moving...

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September 2018 Athlete of the Month: Shanda

How I was introduced to CrossFit: A friend that I do personal training with said that I’d love it because of my love for lifting weights.  If I never had to do this one exercise ever again, It would be awesome: Running! I hate running more than anything...

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August 2018: Terra Mcdermott

I'm a 'non-working' dental hygienist with with a fabulous husband and two wild boys who are by far my greatest joy and accomplishment.  Staying at home with them and being a homemaker has always been my ideal life...with some traveling, baking, friends, and...

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July 2018: Stewart and Brittany Anderson

Britt:  I started CrossFit 6 years ago after watching my hubby do it for a year.  I was pregnant during that time and was watching him getting fit while I was getting fat ( ; I was always a runner and didn’t think I needed anything else (let’s all laugh...

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Athlete of the Month June 2018: Edward Baswell

Intro to CrossFit: Around 2006, after I retired from the USAF, I started doing contract work in Iraq and Afghanistan. We were just starting to learn about CrossFit. We would go to the CrossFit website, watch the videos, and try and replicate the WODs. The...

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