I begrudgingly first stepped through the doors of CrossFit Manatee when I moved back home from college, after months of persuasion and nagging from my mom. I rarely ever did any physical activity, and when I did it usually consisted of about 20 minutes on the elliptical… Read More >
As 40 was quickly approaching, I found myself slowly getting more and more out of shape. Although I regularly played basketball and lifted a few weights at local gyms, I had no routine I was committed to. Being a father of two young boys, it seemed harder… Read More >
I started Crossfit at the end of 2012 because I was beginning to notice that when playing 18 holes of golf I was really starting to tire out after the first 9-12 and would have a good game go to a bad game real quick because of… Read More >
I first heard about CrossFit from a friend, a few years ago. I was always intrigued, but thought the expense was crazy! My workout consisted of an online program I could do at home. Effective…if I did it. After driving by the CrossFit Manatee sign, I decided… Read More >
What I didn’t know when I walked through the front doors of Crossfit Manatee, with a history of back pain and asthma, and unable to do a single pushup or run without getting winded, was that this place holds the key to helping just about anyone find the… Read More >
I am one of the older members with some of the limitations that comes with that distinction. However, with the instruction and guidance provided by the highly trained and motivated coaches and the amazing support of the fellow members, I continue to be thrilled with my progress… Read More >
CrossFit Manatee has changed my whole definition of fitness. Before I started CrossFit, a little over a year ago, I used to run regularly and thought of myself as pretty fit. However, my eating was all over the place...and so was my weight. I was getting slower,… Read More >
Having never really exercised, I joined CFM just before I turned 40. Thanks to the guidance and encouragement of my trainers and fellow CFM members, I’m in the best shape of my life, both physically and mentally.