Athlete of the Month, November 2013

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Name, age, occupation, city? Erin Kuhl, 29, Communications Manager at Chrysler, Royal Oak.

Start date at CrossFit Reviver? December 2012

Athletic background? Played college Basketball at Central Michigan University.

Favorite and least favorite WOD / movement? Favorite: Double Unders. Least Favorite: Was Snatch until the AirDyne came along!

Greatest accomplishment? Personal, professional and fitness related? Personal/Professional: Stepping outside my comfort zone and living/working abroad in Zurich and Dubai. Fitness: Outside of past basketball accomplishments, it was probably my first body-weight pull up.

Has CFR made you better? If so, how? After basketball, I just saw exercising as a chore, now I enjoy exercising again and feel a sense of accomplishment every time I achieve a new PR in something.

What are your hobbies? Watching and playing sports, reading, traveling, trying out new restaurants, brewing beer and hanging out with friends and family.

Top 5 favorite TV shows? I’m splitting this one up between movies and TV shows, since I’m really more of a TV person…favorite movies:  The Departed, Love Actually, and Home Alone (had to throw in some holiday cheer to the mix!).  Favorite TV Shows: Modern Family and How I Met Your Mother.

What is one thing we don’t know about you? I am incapable of whistling – no matter how many times I’ve tried to learn.

What are your goals in life? Personal, professional and fitness related? Personal: To live a happy, healthy life with loving family and friends – and to travel the world.  Still lots of places on my bucket list. Professional: To have a career I love and am proud of. Fitness: Ultimate goal would be to get a muscle up…if that ever happens I’m retiring and going out on a high note!