Athlete Spotlight

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Jessica G.

"I'm way healthier than I was in my 20s--I look like I think I'm supposed to look, I'm happy, I feel strong. I consider that a win. It's a sort of reclamation of who I was born to be---does that sound crazy?" Congratulations to Jessica G., our Cypher Athlete Spotlight...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Eric S.

"The big thing I have learned about CrossFit is that it’s not about what you can’t do.  That’s actually in sharp contrast to my thoughts prior to coming out.  Everyone starts somewhere, and while there are benchmarks and standards, it really is for everyone. I used to...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Meet The Maos

"I’m slowly learning to use all the other members of the gym as inspiration and not comparison. It’s really easy to be inspired by all the people at Cypher. Anytime I start to get down on myself after a WOD I just think about myself 2 years ago. I’m not sure if that...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Leslie P.

"But the absolute most rewarding part of CrossFit for me has been slowly coming to appreciate my body as it is right exactly now. I, like so many other folks,  have struggled my entire life with body image issues. It’s hard to think of a time before I was aware of the...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Zelina R.

"When I started CrossFit I did not know what to expect from myself. I mean, I did want to get stronger and I did want to lose some weight, but I had no clue what I would really get out of it. I did not think that I would be fine weighing more than I did than when I...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Jeff M.

"I felt like I had been a prisoner of war for several years and had lost use of my muscles. It was intense. But I told myself that those early workouts were going to be hard, and that I just had to show up and do it every night."   Congratulations to Jeff M, our...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Leslie S.

“Fitness is important to me so I make it work. I know that everyone has challenges but I like to start with why I can versus why I can't.” Congratulations to Leslie S., our Cypher Athlete Spotlight for June. Additional congrats are in order for her recent milestone of...

Cypher Athlete Spotlight – Vanessa C.

“It is about riding through the feelings of disappointment and my fear of failing at something. If I just show up, I have succeeded already.” Congratulations to Vanessa our ‘Cypher Athlete Spotlight’ for December. Also, congratulations are in order for completing her...