ATHLETE SPOTLIGHT : MATT B (MB)

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Tell us a little about yourself (occupation, family, hobbies, etc).

My name is Matt Boyden and I’m a plumber, I have a wonderful sister Allison, my parents are far less cool

How was I Introduced to CrossFit Swarm?

I heard an ad on the radio for CrossFit and I asked my sister if she knew what CrossFit was. Her response was there was one in Westfield, we go on Thursday!

How long have you been CrossFitting?

Since August 2010 I’ve been with Swarm and been loving it ever since

My favorite Movement/WODs

Anything with Muscle Ups or Burpees

Least Favorite Movement/WOD:

Thrusters!, second is Deadlifts, third … hmmm… rowing

My proudest moment so far:

Anytime I can beat Coach Paul

What is your favorite thing about CrossFit?

Everything is laid out for me. I never knew what to do, how much to do or at what weight.

What are you current goals?

Just to keep improving

What were your thoughts after your first CrossFit workout?

I wanted more, I wanted to be better, and I was sore for 2 months

What I love most about CrossFit Swarm?

Are the gains, Never before have I lost weight or have a measurable amount of muscle. You see results at CrossFit Swarm

Anything else you would like to add?

I have never puked or pee’d during a wod and it makes me feel like I haven’t tried hard enough