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MEMBER PROFILE – THEUNS WESSELS

By 24th Jun 2016Knowledge Blog

MEMBER PROFILE – THEUNS WESSELS

WHAT DO YOU DO FOR A JOB?
I am a Pharmaceutical Rep.

HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN TRAINING AT CFJ?
Round about 8 months now…

WHAT ENCOURAGED YOU TO JOIN US WHEN YOU DID?
Word of mouth…

ARE THERE ANY MEMORIES FROM YOUR FIRST DAYS THAT YOU’D LIKE TO SHARE?
Sleds, Sleds, Sleds, Vomit, Vomit, Vomit…!!!

WHAT IS THE COOLEST THING THAT YOU HAVE ACHIEVED AT CFJ?
Easy 155kg back squat, Easy 185kg deadlift, and triple unders…

WHAT CHANGES IN YOUR HEALTH HAVE YOU NOTICED SINCE STARTING CrossFit?
Well stop smoking is my number 1 achievement…

WHAT DO YOU DO WHEN YOU’RE NOT BUSY GETTING FITTER AT CFJ?
Playing Golf and Cricket (indoor and outdoor)

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR BIGGEST ACHIEVEMENTS SINCE JOINING CFJ?
Definitely winning Autumn Throwdown…!!

LIST SOME OF YOUR CFJ BUCKET LIST ITEMS.
100kg full squat snatch, Clean 125kg and those muscles ups arrgh…

WHERE IS YOUR FAVOURITE PLACE TO EAT OUT IN JOZI?
Ciros in fourways

IF YOU COULD INVITE 3 FAMOUS PEOPLE TO DINNER, WHO WOULD THEY BE?
Ab de Villiers
Dan Carter
Jessica Biel/ Kate Beckinsale (difficult choice)

WHO INSPIRES YOU AT CFJ AND IS THERE ANYONE ELSE YOU’D LIKE TO GIVE A SHOUT OUT TO?
All the people that actually break a sweat, Shout out to my Greek Partner (Nico “Grumpy Greek”) he made us win Autumn Throwdown…

TELL US AN INTERESTING FACT WE MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT YOU.
I am actually Afrikaans, even though I speak delicious English… Hahahaha

IN NO MORE THAN 5 WORDS, TELL US WHY YOU CrossFit.
Strive to achieve my best…

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