JULY 2013 ATHLETE OF THE MONTH – JILLIAN NASSAR
Name, age, occupation, city? Jillian Nassar, 24, Legal Assistant, Rochester
Start date at CrossFit Reviver? August 2012
Athletic background? Nada!
Favorite and least favorite WOD / movement? Favorite: Russian Twists. Least Favorite: Burpees.
Greatest accomplishment? Personal, professional and fitness related? Personal: Graduating College. Fitness: Completing Murph! I though it was going to be impossible, but I got it done!
Has CFR made you better? If so, how? Yes, definitely! I’m so much stronger than I ever thought I could be (I don’t struggle opening heavy doors anymore!) Everyday I surprise myself with how far I can push myself and I absolutely love that. I’m also WAY more coordinated.
What are your hobbies? Going to sporting events, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Top 5 favorite movies? Number 9, Tommy Boy, She’s the Man, Gypsy, The Departed and Kung Fu Panda.
What is one thing we don’t know about you? I have trouble picking a favorite anything. I don’t even have a favorite color.
What are your goals in life? Personal, professional and fitness related? My main goal is to be happy and healthy. In every aspect of my life I strive to never settle for just good enough and to always keep improving.