JUNE MEMBER SPOTLIGHT – GET TO KNOW THE HETTINGERS!

MEET DAN!

Name:  Daniel Hettinger

Hometown: Tolono, IL

Occupation:  Design Engineer

How long have you been doing CrossFit?   5 months

What do you enjoy about CrossFit and being a member at CrossFit KMC?  There’s a great group of support. We may be at different stages of our journey, but can still joke, push, encourage, or whatever to have fun and help one another. Also, I think the mission and coaches are well-suited to overall health improvement and I’m proud to advocate for CrossFit KMC. 

What’s your favorite exercise/movement in CrossFit?  Chippers…I like crossing things off a list. 

What is one CrossFit/fitness related goal you are working to achieve?  I’d like to complete a triathlon in a respectable time. 

What is your favorite food?   Very difficult, but a good ribeye is hard to beat.

Favorite sports team?  Fighting Illini

Where is one place you would like to visit?  Vatican City

MEET AMANDA!

Name:  Amanda Hettinger

Hometown: Monticello, IL

Occupation:  Taxi Driver, First Responder, therapist, negotiator, and event planner (aka stay at home mom)

How long have you been doing CrossFit?   10 months

What do you enjoy about CrossFit and being a member at CrossFit KMC?  I love being involved with such a large group of positive people, all encouraging each other for the workouts.  It has been so fun progressing in my own fitness level, doing things I never thought I was capable of.  (Rope climbs and pull ups especially).  I’ve exercised before at regular gyms, and now after doing Crossfit, there’s no way I could go back.  The coaches at Crossfit KMC are incredible, and they continue to help me improve form and also encourage me through workouts.  Crossfit KMC people are the best!  

What’s your favorite exercise/movement in CrossFit?  Rope climbs

What is one CrossFit/fitness related goal you are working to achieve?  I really want to get consecutive Double Unders.  

What is your favorite food?  Pizza

Favorite sports team? Illini!!!!

Where is one place you would like to visit?    Vatican City