Athletes: Professional athletes are beginning to recognise the benefits of Crossfit training and use it as a base for their fitness training. Famously below are a few who are true Crossfit advocates.
Erin Cafaro: two-time Olympic gold medalist in rowing
Christie Rampone: captain of the gold-medal winning 2012 U.S. Olympic women’s soccer team.
Robert Oberst: strongman competitor. 9th place at the 2013 World’s Strongest Man, 2nd place at the 2013 America’s Strongest Man. American record holder in the log press
Brady Aiken: started CrossFit at age 10 at CrossFit East County. At 17 he became the top pick in the MLB draft and signed to the Houston Astros as a pitcher.
Dean Karnazes: ultramarathon runner. Once ran 350 miles in 80 hours and 44 minutes.
Tia-Clair Toomey Australian Olympic Weightlifter.