It's Our 1-Year Anniversary!

On January 2nd, we started classes in the empty Gymboree gymnastics space across the parking lot, because our space was still under construction.

sanitas-Jan
Work in progress

 Our first two classes:

Our first Basecamp class at 6am including current members Ben & Angela Moss

Many members who started that first week are still with us including:

  • Mel Simon
  • Jaclyn Keaty
  • Richard Chenoweth
  • Anhe Simonsen
  • Ben Moss
  • Angela Moss
  • Jaime Almond
  • Kevin Rasor
  • Jim Linfield
  • James Franklin
  • Dwight Upshaw
  • Elisa Schauer 
  • Emily Williamson
  • Shannon Cox Baker

 

Saturday morning WOD
Saturday morning WODs were popular at Gymboree.

And despite the delay in getting into our facility, Eric was pretty relaxed about the whole situation.

Eric rowing

But before the end of January, CrossFit Sanitas was finally ready:

Finally in Sanitas

And it’s been a pretty amazing year! Some highlights include:

The time Caleb was surprised by his class turning up in 80’s gear:

80's class

We helped raise $30,000 for Boulder schools:

4.5.13Fundraiser-61-624x415

Our first ladies night:

1st girls night

And our first guys night:

1st-bros-night

Our Endurance class participated in several races including the Canine Classic:

canine classic

We had a team in Tough Mudder:

tough-mudder 

Our athletes competed in their first competitions:

Stacey and Kristin compete at the Fresh Meat Comp
Stacey and Kristin compete at the Fresh Meat Comp

 

Dwight, Elisa, James and Tyler at Mayhem in the Mountains
Dwight, Elisa, James and Tyler at Mayhem in the Mountains

 

Roots Oly Comp - Emily and Dan placed
Roots Oly Comp – Emily and Dan both made the podium

 

Red Rocks Throwdown - Michael Butts took home 1st place
Red Rocks Throwdown – Michael Butts took home 1st place

 

Beau, Dwight, Elisa and Heather represent Sanitas at The Turkey Challenge and come 3rd.
Beau, Dwight, Elisa and Heather represent Sanitas at The Turkey Challenge and come 3rd.

 

1480764_241346129361788_2065373336_n
Cheering on their fellow members.

 

We hosted two (1 & 2) Clean Eating Challenges that had over 200 participants combined who lost an average for 3% body fat.

Trish's team won the first Clean 30
Trish’s team won the first Clean 30

 

Nik got a pie in the face for his team winning the 2nd Clean 30
Nik got a pie in the face for his team winning the 2nd Clean 30

We participated at Fitness on the Rocks:

fitness-on-the-rocks

Bounced back from the heart break of discovering the damage of the flood with the help of over 40 volunteers:

flood

Celebrated:

parties

We had a karaoke holiday party (and we’ll probably never do that again)

View More: http://ewilliamsonphotography.pass.us/cfs-holiday-partyView More: http://ewilliamsonphotography.pass.us/cfs-holiday-party

 

 

And had lots of fun:

silliness

And through it all, you all got stronger, faster and fitter.

stronger

And we are looking forward to everything that 2014 brings us!