This week’s Garage Spotlight Member is Gabriella J. Arcuri! Learn more about Gabby here, and say hi next time you see her.
Tell us about yourself. Where are you from and how did you get here? Born in Jacksonville, Florida, came to Georgia when I was 3 years old. Went to Woodstock High School and won state in Softball in 2006, went to Marion Military Institute on a softball scholarship, made 2nd team all conference, all- academic, and MVP my freshman year. I alsospent 2 weeks traveling Italy.
How long have you been a member at The Garage? A year and a half
How did you find The Garage? My buddy William Ellis
What do you like about working out at The Garage? Everyone is so friendly, cheers everyone on and works hard!
What do you do for a living? I am a veterinary technician
What are your hobbies and interests? Softball (coaching and playing), Crossfit, hiking, traveling
What is something interesting about you most people don’t know? I woke up with a snake biting my lip.
Favorite food(s)? Sandwiches and wings
Favorite music to workout to? Rap and Rock
Favorite WOD, lift or skill? Lifts, I have 3 favorites which are back squats, deadlifts and cleans.
WOD, lift or skill you never ever want to do again? Burpees
What’s your proudest CrossFit achievement to date? When I squat cleaned #130 for a 1RM.
What’s on your bucket list? Or what are some goals you are trying to accomplish? (either at the gym or otherwise)? Overcome box jumps, keeping losing weight, and make another trip to Europe.
Anything else you want to include? That’s it!
If you could meet one person, dead or alive, who would it be and why? Tim Tebow because he is my favorite athlete, and he seems like an all around good guy.
If you were trapped on a deserted island, what three things would you want with you? A fishing pole, sunscreen, and my boyfriend.