Athlete of the Month, June 2017
Chuck Fisher, 63, President of Weldobot Technologies Inc., Rochester Hills
When did you start at Crossfit Reviver: 05/01/2013
What is your athletic background: Played football and baseball in high school…….recreational sports all my life…….not very well.
What is your favorite and least favorite WOD / movement: Least Favorite – Burpees Favorite – Dead Lift
What is your greatest accomplishment? Personal, professional and fitness related: Personal – Together with Eileen, raising 3 great kids (yes Molly as well). Professional – As a business leader, to be able to positively impact the lives of those that work for you. Fitness – I am in the best shape of my life.
Has CFR made you better? If yes, how so: YES. The camaraderie of the entire CFR family combined with the professional approach to crossfit instruction, has provided me the best opportunity to exceed all expectations in regards to my fitness goals.
What are your hobbies?: Golf, piano, guitar.
What are your Top 5 favorite movies: Mr.Holland’s Opus, Road House, Body Heat, Face/Off and Top Gun
What is one thing we don’t know about you: Have acted in numerous community theater productions. Musicals, dramas and comedies.
What are your goals in life? Personal, professional and fitness related: Personal – Have a positive influence on my grandchildren. Professional – Continue to challenge myself intellectually while having a positive impact on the next generation workforce. Fitness – Continue to “raise the bar” in regards to my fitness expectations.
Eileen Fisher, 63, Domestic goddess, Auburn Hills
What is your athletic background: I was raised with 4 brothers in a very competitive active family. Never specialized in any sport but have participated in ALMOST everything!
What is your favorite and least favorite WOD / movement: I really enjoy the partner workouts on Saturdays at CFR. I DO NOT RUN!!!!
What is your greatest accomplishment? Personal, professional and fitness related: Raising 3 active, happy, and independent children. Being married for 40+ years. Completed MURPH at age 62 (modified, of course). Qualified for USTA National tournament with my tennis team in 2008!
Has CFR made you better? If yes, how so: YES. Crossfit training has helped me focus on GOOD FORM when exercising which I hope leads to being able to stay active, competitive, and pain-free as I age.
What are your hobbies: Tennis, golf, skiing, swimming, walking, biking, ….anything active..(.you get the idea)….. knitting, movies
What are your Top 5 favorite movies: The Sound of Music, Mr. Holland’s Opus, Pretty Woman, Risky Business, anything Disney
What is one thing we don’t know about you: I can drink a beer off my forehead WITHOUT using my hands!
What are your goals in life? Personal, professional and fitness related: Keep Chuck working and happy for 40 more years. Reflecting God’s joy and love. Helping my grandchildren grow up healthy, happy, and independent. STAYING ACTIVE. Making it back to another USTA National tournament.