Greg Glassman on 60 Minutes

by Arena Ready on May 11th, 2015

On Sunday evening 60 Minutes featured Greg Glassman, the founder of CrossFit, in an interesting interview.  Those familiar with Glassman may not have been surprised by his comments or views, as his stance on all things fitness have been pretty clear and outspoken from the start - but those newer to the CrossFit world will likely find the interview quite fascinating. 

The entire 13-minute segment can be viewed on the CBS News website here.

Here is a preview of the segment in which Glassman expresses his desire for Reebok (the title sponsor for the CrossFit Games) to be sold:
Check out the full 60 Minutes piece and let us know your thoughts in the gym!

WOD for 05-12-15:

Five 2-Minute Cycles for Total Burpee Reps:
Run 200m
10-9-8-7-6 Front Squats @ 155/105 lbs (no rack)
Max Rep Lateral Bar Burpees
REST 2 Minutes

Each cycle is 2 minutes of work followed by 2 minutes of rest.  Front squat reps descend with each cycle, starting at 10 reps in the first cycle, and ending at 6 reps in the fifth/final cycle.  Score is total number of lateral bar burpees completed.

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