Where did you grow up?
I grew up in Mumbai, India. I lived there till 2006 until moving to Boston and then to Arizona in 2011.
What are your hobbies (besides CrossFit)?
Biking with my son who is a teenager now. I also like walking my dog and spending time with my family.
What is your occupation?
I work in software engineering for Wells Fargo.
How were you first introduced to CrossFit?
I used to watch CrossFit games on TV. But started weight and beginner CrossFit training for the first time in my life after meeting Anthony Baca during Covid and working out in his garage. I will forever be grateful to him.
What is your favorite WOD/movement?
Squats and Deadlifts.
What is your least favorite WOD/movement?
Burpees and anything overhead.
What CrossFit accomplishment are you most proud of?
Hitting few PRs since I started while taking care of my back which generally used to trouble me before starting CrossFit.
What is your favorite song to WOD to?
Anything with fast beats that distracts me from pain and suffering.
What would you like to accomplish next through CrossFit?
There are so many…Getting better at snatches and cleans. Learning and improving gymnastic skills.
Fill in the blank: I love…. I eat…. I will… I am….
I love…my friends and family.
I eat…almost everything but trying to eat clean as much as possible.
I will…continue to be regular at Blade.
I am…motivated to learn and improve my skills.