Month: January 2019

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Kylene embodies the true spirit of a go-getter. She always gives her workouts 100%, rarely misses a night of CrossFit and frequently has questions to make sure she’s doing exactly what the coach is asking. Just look for the “lost puppy look” and a hand in the air and you’re sure to find Kylene. She’s …

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Open Prep Week 4, Day 4

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 2 Rds 400m run 20 Walking lunge steps 10 Slam ball over shoulder 10 Shoulder Presses with ball Metcon Metcon (Time) 60 Burpees 50 Calorie Row (40 for Ladiez) 40 D-ball/Slam ball over the shoulder 30/20 30 Thrusters 95/65 20 Weighted sit ups 35/25lbs 10 …

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Open Prep Week 4, Day 3

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 3 rounds of Cindy 5 pull-ups 10 pushups 15 air squats Strength Deadlift (3,3,3,2,2,1) 20min to work up to a HEAVY single Gymnastics Metcon (No Measure) 12min EMOM (4rds) 1) 0:30 Hollow Hold 2) 0:30 L-sit 3) 0:30 Handstand hold (on wall or free standing) …

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Open Prep Week 4, Day 3

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 10 Banded pull aparts 1:00 Banded shoulder stretch 1:00 PVC mobility 10 OHS with PVC 10 PVS Sotts press Weightlifting Snatch Grip Deadlift (3×2) Work up to 130% of your 1rm snatch Snatch Pull (3×3) Work up to 105% of 1rm snatch Overhead Squat (3,3,3,2,2,1,1) …

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Open Prep Week 4, Day 2

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 2min DU practice 20 sit ups 10 ring rows 5 ring dips Gymnastics Muscle-ups (15-20min) For scaling: – False grip rows – Turnover on rings with band – Turnover with feet on box – Ring dips – Negative muscle up – Jumping muscle up Metcon …

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Open prep Week 4, Day 1

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 2 Rds Row 400m 10 Banded lat pull downs 10 Banded good mornings 10 HSPU push-ups 10 band pull aparts Weightlifting Clean Pull (8×1) Work up to 125% of max Split Jerk (3×3,2×2,3×1) Bitch Work Yoke Walk (Time) 3×100′ Male use 2x bodyweight Female use …

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Friday Fun

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 2min DU practice 1:00 PVC mobility 10 Deadlifts 10 Step ups *Practice HSPU Metcon Nutts (Time) 10 Handstand Push-ups 15 Deadlifts, 250# 25 Box Jumps, 30″ 50 Pull-ups 100 Wall-Ball Shots, 20# 200 Double-Unders 400m Run with a 45# PlateIn honor of Lieutenant Andrew Richard …

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Open Prep Week 3, Day 5

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 10 burpees 2min DU practice 3x 0:30 Weighted plank Strength Thruster (7,5,3,7,5,3) Metcon Metcon (Time) 5 RFT: 6 Back Squats 185/135 8 Burpee over bar 9 HSPU Scale 70% of 1rm power clean Box HSPU Rx+ 225/185 Bitch Work Dumbbell Thruster (3×10) Go light. Work …

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Open Prep Week 3, Day 4

CrossFit ABF – CrossFit Personal Training Warm-up Warm-up (No Measure) 400m run/row 0:30 Scap elevation/depression on rig 0:30 Scap push-ups 10 ring rows Gymnastics Rope Climb (AMRAP) Work on skill, foot placement, etc. Metcon Metcon (AMRAP – Reps) 21min EMOM: Min 1: 16/14 cal row Min 2: 100m sprint Min 3: 0:30 plank You get …

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AMY BELL

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Amy Bell has always been into sports and fitness all her life, starting soccer at a very young age, playing competitively through high school. Once she started college, being an athlete and staying fit wasn’t really important to her at the time but quickly realized she needed to do something to get her fitness back in check. Her sister participated in CrossFit for over a year before she finally talked Amy into trying it. Once Amy did, she was hooked. She started CrossFit in Georgia as she finished her bachelor’s degree and then moved to Florida. Shortly after her move to Clearwater, planning on testing different gyms in the area, she bought a Groupon for ABF as her first one and stayed, never trying anywhere else.

Amy enjoys the community, the programming and the overall atmosphere of ABF. She been with ABF for four years now, making huge improvements to her fitness and dialing in on her nutrition. CrossFit has become a passion and a lifestyle for Amy. Working in the medical field, she realized how important fitness and nutrition are and if more people could make this kind of lifestyle change, even just a small change, there could be less people with illnesses and more living healthier lives. CrossFit has also given Amy the competitiveness she’s always loved playing sports, competing against other athletes at ABF as well as competing in local competitions and the CrossFit Open.

She has been a large part of how we’ve kept the gym clean the last three years. She has been planning to coach for some time now and finally completed her CrossFit Trainer O-L1 course in September 2021 to become an official coach at ABF. She is excited to be able to share her passion with others, to encourage and help fellow athletes reach their fitness goals.

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BRANDI

COACH

Brandi fell in love with all things barbell after watching the CrossFit games in 2012. She hadn’t been into sports or fitness in her younger years, but had been looking for ways to improve her strength and conditioning between a desk job and being a mom. After failing to make much headway in a standard globo-gym, she bought a Groupon for a local CrossFit box and immediately realized there was no turning back. The supportive community and infinite scalability of CrossFit has kept her engaged and coming back for more. Years later, Brandi continues to grow into a well-rounded athlete.

Her passion and dedication has lead fellow athletes to look to her for guidance on their lifts, so when Brandi was offered the chance to coach she jumped at it. Brandi earned her ABF L1.5 in 2020 and runs our foundations program. If you’re new to CrossFit, she will likely be your first coach.

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CrossFit Level 1 Certification

ANDREA

COACH

Fitness has always been a piece of her life, but things didn’t change until she found a Groupon for CrossFit ABF. Andrea gave ABF a chance after years of attending a regular gym that left her wanting more out of fitness. This was the best choice she made as it combines her love of being social with new and old friends and a newfound love of lifting weights and pushing herself to the limits. CrossFit ABF has shown her what a FitFam really means as she looks forward to working out with them every week.

Andrea is an inspiring mother to her daughter Layla and her giant fur babies, Storm and Thunder. You can catch Andrea killing a workout, rollerblading down the causeway, or enjoying a night out line dancing (yes, she loves her country music!). She enjoys the adventures of life and encourages others to strive towards their goals. Andrea continues to take her skills to the next level and wants to be there to help you do the same.

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CrossFit Level 1 Certification

AMBER KRUMN

COACH

Amber Krumn, lovingly referred to as “Krumncake,” joined CrossFit ABF (and the overall discipline of CrossFit) in 2017 after she grew tired and bored of the “typical” gym atmosphere. Different from anything she’d done before, she grew to enjoy CrossFit due to its varied workout types. Every day’s workout finally became exciting! An avid runner, Krumncake also fell in love with the sporting aspect of CrossFit. Recently, she’s become more interested in the nutritional aspects of functional fitness and you’ll often find her trying to improve the sport’s various skills, which, in turn, make the sport all the more challenging.

 

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CrossFit Level 1 Trainer

RYAN MCELHANEY

COACH

Ryan McElhaney is a CrossFit Level II Trainer, USAW Level II Coach, CrossFit Gymnastics, and CrossFit Movement and Mobility Certified. He has been an athlete for as long as he can remember. His father built box jumps and agility courses in the backyard rather, than sending him to summer camps. He’s participated in soccer, track & field, cycling, golf, basketball, paddle boarding, 5Ks, 10Ks, half marathons, and extreme napping.

In February of 2012, he realized that he needed more than what the standard Globo-Gym could offer, so he finally took the advice of a good friend and gave CrossFit a try. He was hooked somewhere between 3-2-1 Go! and the gut-wrenching feeling of never having conquered a workout like this before. Continuously-varied challenging workouts, strong community support, constant improvement, and a proper diet are what fueled his passion to coach and inspire others to share in his success. Two years later he completed the CrossFit Level I Trainer course followed by CrossFit Movement & Mobility.

“I love to coach, it’s the highlight of my day when one of my athletes becomes proficient in a lift or movement and I’m extremely passionate about helping others improve their fitness. I’m also a big fan of any career that promotes flip flops and t-shirts as the standard work uniform… coaching!”

Ryan is married to Linda and they have an adorable puppy named Bella.

CERTIFICATIONS

CrossFit Level II Trainer

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