Profession: Lauren is a Research Analyst for companies that want to pursue front end innovation in industries such as healthcare, manufacturing, biomaterials.
Favorite Quote: "Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you."
Why did you join CrossFit? I weightlifted all through college but my strength and cardio plateaued and was looking for a more challenging environment.
2 facts about me: I am a nationally ranked competitive slopestyle snowboarder. I watch all the Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings movies in order at least once a year.
Profession: Tori is currently blessed to be a stay-at-home-mom to her two boys, ages 3 and 7.
Favorite Quote: "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding." -Proverbs 3:5
Why did you join CrossFit? To become stronger
2 facts about me: I LOVE goats and having fun with my family.
Profession: Sonya is the office manager for her husband's business, Covington Air Systems, Inc.
Favorite Quote: "Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart." -Psalm 37:4
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that." -Martin Luther King, Jr.
Why did you join CrossFit? I joined in May because the gym I attended had closed. I called several gyms and decided to give Unyielding a try. I'm glad I did. I'm not a fan of change, but the people at Unyielding have made this transition easy. Very welcoming new group of friends.
2 facts about me: I worked as a personal trainer for two years with Jimmy Birdsong. (209-2011)
I'm terrified of heights! I discovered it when I had a panic attack on the sky bucket at Six Flags. A few years ago, with my heart racing, I zip-lined and propelled off a semi high rock. It was a proud moment, but I'm still not sure about attempting a rope climb...
Profession: Lee is the International Shipping Manager at CR Bard
Favorite Quote: "Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts." -Sir Winston Churchill
Why did you join CrossFit? I joined to challenge myself and to do more than just simple cardio.
2 facts about me: I'm an avid hunter and an amateur guitar player.
Also, Lee is married to Angela Bryan, one of our other members!
Other new members for May:
Deanna Bergman, Kelli Walker, Aimee Lawson, Anjela Ellis, Christian West, and Seth Besaw