Blade Athlete of The Month – North

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BAM NORTH – Glenn Hayes

Where did you grow up?
Georgia

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Just enjoying time with my family…and Watching Georgia football!

What is your occupation?
Sr Manager of Business Development

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
My daughter, Kendahl Hayes

What is your favorite WOD/movement?
Anything that doesn’t require running! (Deadlifts and Cleans)

What is your least favorite WOD/movement?
Running!

What CrossFit accomplishment are you most proud of?
Even though it is scaled, […]

By | October 31st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM Crossfit Blade North – Scott McClusky

Where did you grow up?
Orange County, Ca

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Jeeping, hiking and doing things with Amy

What is your occupation?
Enterprise Architect in Healthcare

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
Amy signed us up for a Spartan race for a birthday gift, so we needed to get ready for it. And still crossfitting.

What is your favorite WOD/movement?
I like the barbell work

What is your least […]

By | October 1st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM North – Jayne Jensen

Where did you grow up?

Here in AZ.  I was born in GA, but have been in AZ since I was 3.

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
As a mom of 3 now, I really only have time to do CrossFit. If I had more time I like to sew, craft, read, and organize. Ha.

What is your occupation?

I’m a mama and wife first.  I also take care of the bookkeeping and […]

By | August 31st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM North – Brian Oran

Where did you grow up?
I was born and raised in South Florida, just outside of Fort Lauderdale (which is hard to believe based on how white I am 😆).  When I was 16, I moved to Missouri where I finished college before moving to Chicago.

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
I love to golf in my spare time and Crossfit has definitely improved my game! Also, […]

By | July 31st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM North – Sean Flanagan

Where did you grow up?

Pittsburgh, PA

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
My favorite hobbies are volleyball, golf and spending time with my family.

What is your occupation?
My occupation is selling commercial roofing products.

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
I was first introduced to Crossfit by neighbors Michelle and Joe Janos.

What is your favorite WOD/movement?
My favorite movement is HSPU

What is your least favorite WOD/movement?
My least favorite […]

By | July 1st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM – Crossfit Blade North – Tara Wright

Where did you grow up?
I’m a native to this beautiful state of Arizona!

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
I’m a retired softball player but my love for watching sports is still strong. I enjoy applying my fitness to activities like hiking and mountain biking, or whatever else I might be invited to try. I also like to express myself creatively through art. I doodle, paint, paper mache, and get fancy with ceramics. […]

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM – Crossfit Blade North – Jeanette Perkins

Where did you grow up?

Glendale, AZ

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Besides CrossFit… Gardening, Camping, &  watching my kids play their sports (just to name a few)

What is your occupation?
1. Mom/homemaker
2. Bookkeeper for home plumbing business (in that order)

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
My friend had a Crossfit gym in her garage and I worked out with her for a couple weeks and fell in love with […]

By | April 30th, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM – Crossfit Blade North – Amy McClusky

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Cypress California.

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Hiking, kayaking and anything outdoors.

What is your occupation?
I work for JCL now Honor Health for the past 14 years as an Emergency Department Admitting Representative.

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
My husband and I signed up for a Spartan race and wanted to get conditioned and thought why not try crossfit.

What […]

By | April 1st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM – Crossfit Blade North – Joe Janos

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Northeast Ohio.

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
I used to restore Oldsmobile muscle cars, now I build hot rods and custom cars.

What is your occupation?
I’m the Director of Product Innovation for Kichler Lighting.  I develop LED lighting products.

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
Injured myself at the nearby mega-gym and after a couple of surgeries, I needed help, my wife […]

By | February 28th, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|

BAM – Crossfit Blade North – Jarod Posthumus

Where did you grow up?
Becker, MN

What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Kids, College FB, Reading, Netflix

What is your occupation?
Sales for 3M

How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
Terra introduced me to CrossFit – she had been coming to Blade for about a month and finally convinced me to come with her…interesting how a seemingly little decision turned into bigger decisions and changed the course of our life

What […]

By | February 1st, 2018|Categories: Blade Athlete of The Month - North|