Meet Our Coaches

 

  • John Thompson

    Wanting to make his body stronger, faster, and overall more fit, John expanded his martial arts training with CrossFit methodology due to his introduction to the system by his teacher, Sensei Chapman (box owner of JSACF), and witnessing the effects it had on his buddy Jeff’s body and performance in Aikido. After…

  • Kalah Thompson

    Kalah has played a variety of sports since she was 5 years old -- focusing in particular on soccer, basketball, track & field, and cross-country running. Four years ago, she began training in the Japanese martial art, Aikido, and soon after started incorporating CrossFit workouts into her exercise regime in…

  • Erin Huebner

    Erin grew up playing sports and received a full ride to play volleyball at Illinois State University where she was the starting setter all four years of her career. She garnered many awards including Freshman of the Year and First-Team All Missouri Valley Conference 3 times. After receiving her degree…

  • Kari Schachere

    Growing up Kari was always very active, trying out various sports, but her main love was horseback riding. During college she competed on the Sam Houston Stock Horse Team and worked on a local horse farm. After college she spent time working with a personal trainer but realized that it…

  • Matt

    Matt grew up in a small town in Iowa. After moving to Denton at the age of 13, he started playing football. He also ran track, being ranked in the top 20 his junior and senior year of high school. He is fast, well, was. Even though he found success…

  • Jason

    Jason began his CrossFit journey in 2014, at the age of 40, after an on-again/off-again relationship with fitness throughout most of his life. Jason’s goal was to be the best version of himself he could be. The journey has not been an easy one, either physically or mentally. After a…

  • Jeremy

    Jeremy grew up playing sports and excelled in high school football. A devastating knee injury ended that career, and he developed a rather sedentary lifestyle over the next couple of decades. In his late 30s, feeling out of shape after the birth of his 4th child, he turned to running and…

 

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