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Category: Athlete of the month

Athlete of the month: Ana Cristina Lesher-Trevino

Where are you from? I’m from the beautiful and crazy Mexico City.   What is your occupation? I’m a production editor at WHO Press. I manage the production of books and of the Bulletin, our monthly peer-reviewed journal. I also do the Bulletin’s communications.   How did you discover B3F? My colleague Carla invited me to join her.  …

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Athlete of the Month: Kenneth Piercy

The time has come around for us to announce the March Athlete of the Month. So many of our members regularly demonstrate our definition of excellence – which includes (but is not limited to) being consistent in training, listening to and implementing feedback in order to get stronger and improve performance. This month the choice fell on Kenneth Piercy….

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Athlete of the month: Shana Dörr

Where are you from?  I’m from Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle), Germany, 5 minutes from the Dutch and the Belgian borders. What is your occupation?  I’m a technical officer at WHO. How did you discover B3F?  Someone at WHO once told me that it exists and then I just tried it out…to be honest I tried 4 other CrossFit gyms in Geneva…

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Welcome Coach Denise!

UNAIDS Fitness has a new coach: Denise Soesilo, who many of you will know as a regular crusher of WODs ever since her partner gave her a special birthday present last year: unlimited B3F classes. What a great gift idea! Denise recently took a big step in her functional training: getting her CrossFit Level 1 certificate. The weekend course…

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Athlete of the Month – Wiebke Kobel

Athlete of the Month (Dec 2018/Jan 2019) The end of one year and the beginning of the next is a special time for B3F athletes. Classes stop for a couple weeks, many of us take a break, visit family, eat a lot, exercise maybe a little, put on some padding for the winter. Now that we’re back in full…

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Athlete of the month – Aurelie Paviza

Aurelie Paviza Where are you from?   I am french – I come from Nantes, a very nice city in the west part of France that I encourage everyone to come visit (we got nice castles and a giant elephant machine!).   What is your occupation?   I work as a lawyer for the health governance and financing department…

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Athlete of the Month – Lata

It’s that time of the month again, where we select an athlete whose dedication and determination has been exemplary and inspirational to fellow athletes. This month our choice has fallen on Lata. Lata is one of the athletes that joined the individual programme design. When we did the initial assessment after she signed up, we designed the programme in…

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Athlete of the Month – Catalina Gradin

The time has come to announce the September Athlete of the Month. As always there are so many in the group that stand out for several different reasons. However, there was one person that grabbed the committee’s attention for special recognition this month, Catalina Grandin.   Catalina joined the B3F community very early on. She has regularly attended gymnastics…

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August 2018 Athlete of the Month

So many in the group are making tremendous personal strides, getting stronger relative to where they started, and also making a positive impact on the group through their encouragement and support to one another. Selecting an Athlete of the Month is getting more and more difficult. This month the UNAIDS Fitness Committee recognizes Stephanie Burrows for her consistency, determination,…

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Athlete of the Month – Esa

The time has rolled around again to announce the July 2018 athlete of the month. As always, everyone attending class this past month has made an impression on a coach and member of the UNAIDS fitness committee, so please keep bringing all you do to class! This month it was unanimous to honor Esa as the July 2018 Athlete…

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