Greg Amundson started CrossFit at the original box in Santa Cruz, California in 2001 during the birth of the CrossFit movement. He joins the show today to discuss the early days as well as his recent book release, “The Warrior and The Monk: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Potential And Finding True Happiness.”
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CrossFit Weightlifting coach Mike Burgener sits down with Sevan and Matt to discuss his involvement with USA Weightlifting and CrossFit.
Sevan Matossian, Mike Burgener, Matt Bischel, Eric Maciel, “Set-up and Positioning in the Olympic Lifts,” “In the Rocking Chair With Coach Burgener: Episode 1,” “In the Rocking Chair With Coach Burgener: Episode 2,” Brooke Wells, Ben Garard, Dr. Nicholas Romanov, Casey Burgener, steroids, drug testing, chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), Marine Corps, Notre Dame Olympic Weightlifting coach, Father Lange, Leslie Burgener, Greg Glassman, Greg Amundson, Nicole Carroll, Josh Everett, Stephane Rochet, Eddie Lugo, “Miracle on the Hill,” Jordan Gravatt.
Kevin Johnson, also known as “Mad Dog,” sits down with the crew to talk about the early days with Greg at Research Park Dr.
Sevan Matossian, Kevin “Mad Dog” Johnson, Matt Bischel, Greg Glassman, Jason Highbarger, Bruce Edwards, Eva Twardokens, Spike Lee, Eckhart Tolle, Lauren Glassman, Brian Mulvaney, Claudio Franca, Dave Leys, Greg Amundson, Matt Mast, Lloyd Lewis, Phil Mancini, Laird Hamilton, Athena, Annie Sakamoto, Nicole Carroll, Dave Castro, Brendan Gilliam, Rob Miller, Carey Peterson, Gary Roberts, Cara Hipskind, Kevin Ogar, “Ogar: Will of Steel.”
CrossFit O.G. Pat Barber joins the show. In a vest. He discusses his experience as a Games athlete, working for CrossFit Media, and family life.
Jonji Barber, Leif Edmundson, Richard Simmons, Level 1 Certificate Course, Tony Budding, Dave Castro, Jason Khalipa, Josh Everett, Jeremy Thiel, “Every Second Counts,” Chris Spealler, James “OPT” Fitzgerald, Josh Bridges, Carey Peterson, Andy Hendel, Annie Sakamoto, Greg Glassman, Nicole Carroll, Buddy Lee, Mark Rippetoe, Mike Burgener, John Hackleman, CrossFit Santa Cruz, Mallee Sato, Greg Amundson, Danielle Edmundson, Hollis Molloy, CrossFit Brand X, Mikko Salo, Graham Holmberg, Rich Froning, Hayley Parlen, Angie and Rory McKernan, Jared Truby, CrossFit Aptos, CrossFit Up, CrossFit Ready, Ryan DeWitt, Zach Pine, Tamaryn Barber, Lucas Zepeda, Gary Roberts, Carey Peterson, Tom Roth, Elijah “EZ” Muhammad, Jay Vera.
The media crew is back to discuss a variety of topics, including the Masters competition, Fitness apps and CrossFit.com programming.