Name: Tyler Simms
Division: Elite Kids 6-11
Competitions: 2 years at Bacon Beat Down, Rex Rumble, Reindeer Rumble
Tell us a little about yourself: i.e. Family, job, sports, military, interests, etc. I like playing football, baseball, wresteling, and CrossFit. I basically enjoy all sports.
Why did you start CrossFit?
I wanted to get stronger and more fit which would help me get better at all of the sports I play.
How long have you been practicing CF?
I’ve been doing CrossFit for two years.
What changes did you make first in your life?
I wanted to get stronger so I always try to do my best during class. I love to compete so the classes are very fun for me.
What did you first love about CrossFit?
I love CrossFit because you do something different every day, and it never gets boring. I love lifting weights and working on my form.
What were your biggest hurdles?
My biggest challenge are overhead squats. They are very hard for me.
What are you continuing to improve in to accomplish your goals?
I continue to try hard during every class. I am trying to get ready for the Bacon Beat Down and I really want to win first place this year.
Why would you recommend others to compete or try CrossFit?
I would recommend that people try CrossFit because it will get you into the best shape possible. CrossFit will help you become a better athlete in all sports you play. CrossFit is fun because you do different workouts every day and the people are very nice.