Holy regionals weekend, Batman. From the Pacific, East and California Regionals, it was nonstop action around the clock. I loved that the Pacific Regional’s timing put it in prime time television watching hours here on the East Coast. Minus the part where I kept staying up way past my bedtime each night to watch.
For all of you instagram fans, here’s the latest in the ‘Follow the Road to Carson’ series, presenting the top finishers in the Pacific region.
1) Khan Porter | @iamkhanporter
2) Rob Forte | @rob_forte
3) Chad Mackay | @mackay_chad
4) Kevin Manuel | @kev_manuel [Private Account]
5) Ben Garard | @bennygarard
1) Kara Webb | @karawebb1
2) Alethea Boon | @alethea_boon
3) Tia-Clair Toomey | @tiaclair1
4) Denae Brown | @denaebrown
5) Sammy Wood | @sammywood26
Quick links to each account are above, or you can follow straight from the embeds below. Oh, and don’t forget about following yours truly @luluandthebox! #kthx
Well, where to begin….what an amazing weekend! Thanks to family, friends, supporters and sponsors for your continued belief in me as an athlete. Having such an incredible team in my corner means the world, I couldn't do what I do without you all. @casscrossfitbare thank you for your love, understanding and sacrifices. Mate, @plfitzsimons I'm so grateful to be able to train with you and be inspired by you every day. @coachpirri your words of wisdom always fire me up at the right moment and help me to believe in my ability, thank you mate. Looking forward to the journey ahead! Bring on the Games! @thebraveproject @purepharmaausnz @180nutrition @movetrainperform @crossfitactive @crossfit_active_kincumber @crossfitgames
What a surreal finish for the 2015 Pacific Regionals……I can't describe how happy and proud I am with finishing 3rd in the Pacific Region. Thanks so much for all the kind messages everyone, I really appreciate it. This would not have been possible without the support of my friends and family!!!! @nikk.leahy, @tashkocks, Angie, @mwydall , @jake_knight85 , @nick_craigie, @jardanizzle , @coachrx01 and Derek, without you guys being right by my side I couldn't have done it. @jardanizzle, @nick_craigie and @orrsome_photo because of you, my training was taken to another level, thank-you so much you guys are the best training partners. 🙂 Thanks so much @coachrx01 for the ongoing coaching, long distance is hard but we definitely nailed it on the head. Last but not least and the one that deserves it the most….@orrsome_photo (Shane Orr) thank-you so much for helping get through everyday with a level head and keeping me on track with my training and goals. You were the only one that believed in me when no one else did and have done absolutely everything for me. Thank-you from the bottom of my heart. 💚💜💛 #crossfitgames #TCT #Bringittoomey #90 #crossfit #pacificregion #regionals2015 #3rdplace #crossfitgladstone #cfg #carsonherewecome #family #friends #support #fitness