What does a Crossfitter mean?
To be a Crossfitter, more than anything, means to embody a particular mindset—one that refuses to settle, that refuses to be mediocre, and refuses to accept what “conventional wisdom” says about health, fitness and athleticism. To be a Crossfitter means to be somewhat of a rebel, to go against the grain.
What are some CrossFit terms?
- AMRAP: As Many Reps (sometimes Rounds)as Possible.
- ATG: Ass to Grass.
- BP: Bench press.
- BS: Back squat.
- BW (or BWT): Body weight.
- CFT: CrossFit Total – consisting of max squat, press, and deadlift.
- CFWU: CrossFit Warm-up.
- CLN: Clean.
What does Bob mean in CrossFit?
BOB: ball (or body) over box. BBOB: ball and body over box. BS: back squat. BW: body weight. C&J: clean and jerk.
Dave served as a Navy SEAL from 1998-2010 and first caught wind of CrossFit in 2005 when he started following CrossFit.com to support his training. By 2006 he had begun training at the original CrossFit HQ affiliate in Santa Cruz, California, and was soon helping out at Level 1 Certificate Courses.
Does Greg Glassman still own CrossFit?
Eric Roza (left) responds to questions from Dave Castro (right) on a YouTube call with CrossFit affiliates and members to introduce Roza as the new owner and CEO of CrossFit.