Client Stories

by Sep 17, 2020

Sarah Krulicki

Sarah has been a member at CFO since October of 2018 and has been an easy choice for the member spotlight award. She was thrown into the fire on her very first day with the benchmark workout “Grace.” Just as she stepped up then, she has continued to meet every...

Ashley Hill

Ashley Hill

Ashley, is a faithful 4pm’er and you can always find her with a smile. If you look up “Override Community” in the dictionary I'm pretty sure you’ll see her picture ;)... However, I remember first talking to her and how nervous she was about making the switch to...

Macaela Cirish

Macaela Cirish

At 36 weeks pregnant Macaela is still working on the frontlines during all of this craziness!! (THANK YOU Macaela ) As a nurse practitioner she continues to serve and treat a number of patients each day and yet has still managed to make time to get in her “at home”...

Rachael Novak

Rachael Novak

Rachael is a mother of two and someone who from the day she walked into the gym has really embodied the #HWPO mentality. She is super consistent in class and is constantly putting in extra work on her gymnastics and olympic lifts. Let me tell you, it's paying off.  As...

Dave Welch

Dave Welch

Dave is one of the O.G. 6AM’ers and is always ready to put in some good old fashioned hard work. Not to mention he is one of the few people who actively volunteers for the assault bike. #Hardenedmind What brought you to CrossFit in the first place? “Shannon and I were...

Andrea Bingham

Andrea Bingham

Andrea has been a member at Override since day one and really embodies a lot of the Override core values. She is extremely supportive of everyone that walks in the door, works her butt off, and truly gives back to the Thomaston community through her work at the Opera...

Alex Milne

Alex Milne

Alex has been a member at Override literally since day 1. Looking back I'm pretty sure he came down while we were still finishing up the build out to say what's up and check out the gym. If anyone ever needs a partner for a rowing or bike workout Alex is definitely...

Kim Foss

I'm sure most of you know her, but in case you don’t, Kim is usually the one breaking it down on the “dance” I mean gym floor. Her energy is contagious and she always brings a smile to class. Not to mention she's a pretty good poet!  So how’d you get started at...

Lindsay Aronheim

Lindsay Aronheim

Growing up playing sports all her life, Lindsay really gravitated towards CrossFit and has been a special member at Override since day one.  As she puts it: “I played sports most of my life until about half way through college. After that I continued to go to the gym...

Kathleen Hazelton

Kathleen Hazelton

Kathleen started at Override after an injury from running had kept her out of her normal routine. “I had gained some weight and was feeling down and needed a change. I started with some friends. We came to a 6am class and couldn’t find the place in the dark. We almost...

Robert Billingsley

Robert started out as the one of the lone males in our 6am group and ohh you betcha the ladies put him through the ringer. Yet he weathered the storm, stuck it out and now is one of the majority. #GuysRule As Robert puts it... “My wife bought me a two week trial for...

Tom Beauregard

Tom Beauregard

Tom is the former Chief Innovation Officer of United Health, and current CEO of a startup called HealthGenie. Tom is an avid exerciser who has completed a handful of Marathons and triathlons. Tom follows an individual program that allows him to specifically work...

Peggy

Peggy

Peggy has been a member at Override since day one and truly embodies the HWPO mentality. Just ask the other members and they all will tell you how much of a gamer she is!! So what got you into CrossFit? “I had heard about the challenge that CrossFit offers. I wanted...

Jess Niele

Jess Niele

Jess or Messy Jessie as we like to call her is another day one member who has progressed on so many different levels. From muscle ups to squat PRs, I'm pretty sure she has PR’d just about everything. Sure she’s had her fair share of protein shake explosions or knocked...

Nicole Morris

Nicole Morris

Nicole or Tricky Nicky as she goes by is a true O.G. at Override. She attended one of our first ever trial classes before we officially opened and has been here ever since. She’s basically family. Sure from time to time she can drive us coaches all crazy with music...

Meg Dupont

Meg Dupont

Meg is another superstar on the Override team and a huge part of our community. We always joke and say that we don’t think we’ve ever Meg say a bad thing about anyone (except maybe marsh once or twice ;).  If you look up technique in the dictionary you’ll find Meg...

Sam Chiovitti

Sam Chiovitti

Sam is another OG’er (came to our very first class) and the perfect example of what hard work and consistency can do. I’m pretty sure he came in at 6am just about everyday we were open our first two years. Sam came into the gym with a very solid background in running...

Shannon April

Shannon April

Shannon is coach Eric’s sister and if you ask her... She's stronger, smarter, and better looking than her brother. Throw her a workout with some running and deadlifts and she’ll steal your lunch money. She’ll probably even give it back (with a smile.) Shannon is...

Ian Ferg

Ian Ferg

Ian owns his own business (guitar lessons if anyone’s trying to become the next Jimmy Hendrix). Since the day Ian joined he was the type of person you knew was going to do well. His attention to detail and work ethic are something we can all strive for and his...