Posts Categorized: Member Stories

Tom Cronshaw: From Bored to Inspired

What brought me to CrossFit Bradenton was just being bored with my workouts. I was a member at Crunch and just was really tired with my routine. I also was rarely leaving the gym with that good sore feeling. I remember telling my girlfriend Olivia that we should try something different and I had heard more »

Olivia Kawula: Searching for a Change

 Being in need of a change brought me to CrossFit Bradenton in the first place. The “normal” gym wasn’t fulfilling my needs and wasn’t giving me the results I personally wanted for myself. I remember discussing different options with my boyfriend Thomas and he mentioned trying out CrossFit. We searched the area and were lucky more »

Alia White: Inspired to Make an Impact

Several friends mentioned to me that they believed I would fall in love with Crossfit. Being the person that I am, it took over a year to convince me to even try my first Crossfit class. Once I stepped foot in the original Crossfit Bradenton gym, that was it! I was hooked. I’ve been active more »

Rubie Gaudette: From Doubtful to Addicted

I moved to Bradenton a year and three months ago. Before moving here, I had only tried Crossfit for a couple of weeks so I still had no idea what I was doing when I walked through the doors at Crossfit Bradenton.  I had enjoyed the place I originally started at and was nervous not more »

Chris Gilpin: No More Boring Gym Routine

2 years before starting CrossFit; I was a member of a 24-hour gym and had a smart phone and a downloaded fitness app. I’d get up early in the morning to get my work out on before heading into the office. It was a nice gym, but like most regular gyms; everyone keeps to themselves, more »

Jordan Escher: No Longer Just The Fast Kid

Hope, dreams, and ambition… this is what made me into the kind of person I am today. My CrossFit journey began 3 years ago and it has drastically improved my life. First and foremost, let me start off by saying that I have always had a concern for my health and being physically fit. However more »

Steve Selph: Down 120 Pounds!

CrossFit Bradenton has played an important role in helping me change my life. I found CrossFit Bradenton through searching online after consulting with a doctor about my obesity. He recommended gastric bypass surgery, which was a huge wake up call for me, especially at the ripe old age of 22! Initially I signed up for a more »

Lor Roma-Nusman: A New Lease on Life

Paris, I can’t say Thank You enough! I was always the type to go, go, go until my energy level and exhaustion got so bad that I knew something was wrong. I had tests done which showed I had a congenital defect of my Aorta and it was also barely open enough for the blood more »