Athlete of the Month - December 2018


Eric Gallup, 54, CEO of TechDek and Lagpull Industries, Rochester Hills

When did you start at CrossFit Reviver?: 2 years ago

What is your athletic background?: Sports when I was much younger.

What is your favorite and least favorite WOD/movement?: Favorite is rolling on the foam roller. Least favorite is anything with burpees.

What is your great accomplishment? Personal, Professional, and Fitness related:: My personal accomplishment is my wonderful family. Professional is seeing a product of mine make it on to store shelves. Getting to see my ideas turn into patented products. Fitness related is participating in MURPH with a great group of people.

Has CFR made you better? If yes, how so?: Absolutely. It's a great way to relieve stress, and a great way to connect and make new friends. Keith G.,I have know since I was 4 and Big John since 1st grade.

What are your hobbies?: Walking our dogs, fishing, snow skiing, reading, and restoring my '69 AMX.

What are your Top 5 favorite movies?: Forest Gump, Step Brothers, Deadpool, Dodgeball, and John Wick

What is one thing we don’t know about you?: My middle name is Manley!

What are your goals in life? Personal, Professional, and Fitness related:: Personal goal is seeing my kids happy and healthy. Professional is to someday have my company acquired. And personal is to try to be healthy like Big John.