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5 Year Alumni: Lissa Markwardt

I don't even know where, to begin with this one.  There are so many reasons I love having my mom in every 8am class during the week.  

 

One: She has been our biggest supporter since day one.  She talked us through all the scary leaps we were taking to make this work.  Without her, none of this would be possible. 

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CrossFit Sandpoint 5 Year Alumni Spotlight: Aleya Hutchens

To say that Aleya has transformed herself over the last 5 years would be a tremendous understatement.  When she first walked into one of my classes, I remember feeling like she didn't like me, nor did she like what I was asking her to do.  If you would have pulled me aside that morning and said, "over the next 5 years, you'll watch her develop into one of, if not the, best movers in the entire gym" I'd have thought you were crazy.  It wasn't personal at all, it was just definitely something out of her element. 

Yet, through these years, I have watched her do things I imagine she never thought possible.  From gymnastic feats like muscle-ups and huge sets of pull-ups to Weightlifting at a nationally competitive skill level, she continues to grow and achieve.  I'm incredibly proud to be able to say that I'm her coach.

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