Masters Men – James, Michael, Owen

Name: James Stilwell

Where do you train? CrossFit 817 Keller TX
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2 Years
How many competitions you’ve done? 15
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? yes!
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Oktoberfest OO3
What would you hate to see at OO4? Muscle Ups
What’s your favorite movement? tie between Rowing &Horse Shoes!

Name: Michael Leal

Where do you train? P3Crossfit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2yrs
How many competitions you’ve done. a couple of our P3 Challenges
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2012 CF Open for fun
What would you hate to see at OO4? Double Unders and/or Muscle Ups
What’s your favorite movement? Box Jumps

Name: Owen Raun

Where do you train? P3
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. None unless the Open counts
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Nope
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Open
What would you hate to see at OO4? Low reps, heavy weights
What’s your favorite movement? Anything that is high reps, low weights

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Marco, Max, Jeremiah

Name: Marco Coppola

Where do you train? – CrossFit OverTake
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? - 18 months
How many competitions you’ve done? - 5
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? - Yes
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? – Europa
What would you hate to see at OO4? – Those bean bags
What’s your favorite movement? - HEAVY Olympic Lifts

Name: Max Vargas

Where do you train? C-4 Crossfit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: 1 year
How many competitions you’ve done.: This will by my first.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Nope, Look forward to it.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Inhouse Competition
What would you hate to see at OO4? Squats and runs.
What’s your favorite movement? Cleans.

Name: Jeremiah Lee

Where do you train? CrossFit Champions
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 1year 1month 2weeks and1day
How many competitions you’ve done. Counting the open last year 4
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Fittest games 2012
What would you hate to see at OO4? Rowing
What’s your favorite movement? Deadlift

 

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Women – Teresa, Sara, Kamalie

Name: Teresa Trojanowski

Where do you train? CrossFit Central Houston
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: 2 1/2 years
How many competitions you’ve done: 8-10
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Twice!
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? South Central Regionals 2011
What would you hate to see at OO4? muscle ups or deadlifts
What’s your favorite movement? any olympic lift

Name: Sara Urban

Where do you train? BoomFit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2.5 years
How many competitions you’ve done. Oh man…I lost count
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes, this will be my 3rd year for Oktoberfest. I competed in 2010 in the scaled division and in 2011 I competed in the Standard division
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2011 Regionals with Team BoomFit
What would you hate to see at OO4? Why in the world would I tell you that…LOL! The dang bean bag toss from 2011!
What’s your favorite movement? Any kind of Clean..Hang, Power, Squat…you name it, I love it!

Name: Kamalie Wagen

Where do you train? Ft Hood (Not affiliated)
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: About 9 months
How many competitions you’ve done: This will be my first
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO4
What would you hate to see at OO4? Muscle ups or Double unders
What’s your favorite movement? Pull ups and anything with the barbell

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Dan, Wesley, John

Name: Dan Armitage

Where do you train? P3 CrossFit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? Since Aug 2010
How many competitions you’ve done. 4
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Nope
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? The Athlete Open – in Austin Tx
What would you hate to see at OO4? Rain
What’s your favorite movement? Rowing – It a love hate thing

Name: Wesley Sun Chee Fore

Where do you train? Owner of CrossFit Lafayette
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? CrossFitting since November of 2008
How many competitions you’ve done. So far i have done 13 crossfit competitions.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? This will be my first time attending OO4
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Biggest competition so far would def be Regionals this year.
What would you hate to see at OO4? I’m not a fan of long distance rowing.
What’s your favorite movement? Snatch and Muscle-ups are def my favorites.

Name: John Koogler

Where do you train?: Pearland CrossFit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: Casually, 4 years. Seriously, about a year.
How many competitions you’ve done: 1. This is my rookie season.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? “Beast Wars” at CrossFit Unity
What would you hate to see at OO4? Cartwheels…
What’s your favorite movement? Hand Stand Push Ups

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Nick, Will, David

Name: Nick Sorrel

Where do you train? Crossfit H-Town
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: about a year and a half
How many competitions you’ve done: Three
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Southcentral Regionals 2012
What would you hate to see at OO4? I hate overhead squats with a fiery passion
What’s your favorite movement? Handstand Pushups

Name: Will Schaub

Where do you train? BoomFit College Station
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 3 1/2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. I’ve done a lot, maybe 10.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I did Oktoberfest in 2010
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2012 South Central Regionals- team
What would you hate to see at OO4? I would hate to see a basketball slam dunk competition
What’s your favorite movement? back squat

Name: David Claiborne

Where do you train: SuperHuman CrossFit/Genesis Athletic Performance
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: Off and on for 5 years
How many competitions you’ve done: 2
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously: No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done: UFC Fan Expo
What would you hate to see at OO4: Heavy Deadlifts
What’s your favorite movement: Heavy Deadlifts

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Tony, Charlie, Andy

Name: Tony Orozco

Where do you train? IMPERIUM CrossFit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 3 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 4
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Never, but looking forward to it…
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Texas Barbell Masacar
What would you hate to see at OO4? Muscle-up, Cleans, power cleans, hang cleans, clean & jerk, thrusters, push press, running, walking, standing still, jumping on boxes, jumping off boxes, pull ups, push ups, kb swings, situps, sitdowns…. Other than that, I should b good…
What’s your favorite movement? Level 5 on the stairmaster…

Name: Charlie Lima

Where do you train? BoomFit in College Station
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: 4 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 8
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? yes, 2009 placed 10th and 2010 placed 5th.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2010 Regionals at GSX in Fort Worth
What would you hate to see at OO4? heavy man makers w/ squat ;)
What’s your favorite movement? running

Name: Andy Lewis

Where do you train? Bayou City CrossFit, Houston, Texas
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: 5-6 years, too long!
How many competitions you’ve done: I can’t count that high
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes, OO3, Finished 3rd place
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? CF Games 09, 10, and 12 Team, CF Games 2011 Individual
What would you hate to see at OO4? Snatch or C&J Ladder, it’s too overused nowadays
What’s your favorite movement? Anything heavy and high repetition

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Women – Natalie, Chelsea, Jasmin

Name: Natalie Bowman

Where do you train? I train at Crossfit PRX !!!!!!! :)
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I have been Crossfitting about 15 months
How many competitions you’ve done. I have competed several times, the most recent being Barbell Massacre.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? This will be my second Oktoberfest
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Barbell Massacre.
What would you hate to see at OO4? Still working on Muscle ups, Pullups and HSPU so if those didn’t make the WODS I wouldn’t be sad!
What’s your favorite movement? I would like to say cleans or deadlifts!

Name: Chelsea Lewis

Where do you train? CROSSFIT PRX
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 3YRS
How many competitions you’ve done. 5
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? NO
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2012 CF REGIONALS
What would you hate to see at OO4? MAX DEADLIFT
What’s your favorite movement? DOUBLE UNDERS

Name: JASMIN MOLER

Where do you train? CF254 IN BELTON, TX
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? JUST ABOUT 2 YEARS
How many competitions you’ve done. I’VE DONE THE 2011 AND 2012 OPEN, PLUS VARIOUS FUNDRAISERS…
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? NO
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO4 WILL BE IT!
What would you hate to see at OO4? MUSCLE UPS! NOT QUITE THERE YET… I’M NOT TOO FOND OF HANDSTAND WALKS EITHER ;-)
What’s your favorite movement? HMMM, HARD TO CHOOSE…PULL UPS, BOX JUMPS, OR ANYTHING WITH A BARBELL

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Mark, Jonathon, Justin

Name: Mark Suplee

Where do you train? Imperium Crossfit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? June 19th 2012. What is that, 4 months?
How many competitions you’ve done? 3
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Ask me again next year.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Crossfit: Texas Barbell Massacre NonCrossfit: 4 time USA Swimming Sectionals
What would you hate to see at OO4? Godzilla and/or “The light at the end of the tunnel.”
What’s your favorite movement? Wallballs

Name: Jonathon Shelton

Where do you train? CrossFit Waco
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? Since Oct. 2008
How many competitions you’ve done? A lot – Local, Regionals, Games
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Last year on a team
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2011 Reebok CrossFit Games
What would you hate to see at OO4? Heavy Deadlifts!
What’s your favorite movement? HSPU

Name: Justin Farmakakis

Where do you train? Clutch Crossfit
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 1 year 4 months
How many competitions you’ve done. This will be my 10th competition
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes I did OO3 scaled and it was an absolute blast
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO3
What would you hate to see at OO4? Muscle Ups, Pistols, swim fins and a single speed bike
What’s your favorite movement? Rope Climbs, Snatch, Running

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Kendall, Travis, Grant

Name: Kendall Kersey

Where do you train? Crossfit Centex
How long you’ve been CrossFitting: 2 years
How many competitions you’ve done: 7
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Last year it was my first individual competition and it was awesome!
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? excluding the open, It would have to be one of the competitions for the triple crown of texas.
What would you hate to see at OO4? long distance running, wall balls
What’s your favorite movement? double unders, or muscle ups

Name: My name is Travis Williams

Where do you train? And I train out of crossfit Kemah lol
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I have been crossfiting for about a year and a month
How many competitions you’ve done. I’ve done 3 competitions now
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? but never Oktoberfest.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Bring the heat 3 was the biggest
What would you hate to see at OO4? I do not want to see kettle bell swings followed by pull ups (Eva / Helen ) Or man makers / eaters
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement would be a farmers carry because since bring the heat I’ve done them 3 times a week

Name: Grant Coomes

Where do you train? CrossFit Boom in Arlington Tx
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2 1/2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 4 or 5
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? It was my first comp in 2010.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? ACO in 2011
What would you hate to see at OO4? HSPU but I got this.
What’s your favorite movement? Snatch, DU, Rowing.

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Masters Women – Beth, Annette, LeeAnn

Name: Beth Smith

Where do you train? I train independently right now
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I’ve been crossfitting for 2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. I’ve only done the Games Open
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I’ve never done Obliteration
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Games Open is the largest
What would you hate to see at OO4? I wouldn’t like Muscle up or OHS
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite is probably rope climbs

Name: Annette Smith

Where do you train? At Crossfit Champions
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? About 3 1/2 years.
How many competitions you’ve done. OO and these are the only competition I have done besides, Fight Gone Bad, Beach Palooza, and Battle Buddy.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO
What would you hate to see at OO4? I would hate to see overhead squats!
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement is deadlift.

Name: LeeAnn Feagins

Where do you train? CrossFit Bay Area
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? almost 4 years
How many competitions you’ve done? 4
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? yes, last year – OO3
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Texas Barbell Massacre, just this past September.
What would you hate to see at OO4? Snatches
What’s your favorite movement? Deadlifts

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Chris, Byron, Conner

Name: Chris Hughes

Where do you train? I train and coach at Premier CrossFit.
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I have been CrossFitting for 3 sore years.
How many competitions you’ve done. OO4 will be my 7th CrossFit competition.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I did OO3 as a team.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? The biggest competition I’ve done was the 2012 South Central Regional.
What would you hate to see at OO4? What I would hate to see at OO4 is the 10-1 thruster ladder again.. Ouch
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement is the snatch and the muscle up. Amanda Please!!

Name: Byron Walton

Where do you train? I train out of 1960 CrossFit.
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I’ve been doing CrossFit since April – 7 months.
How many competitions you’ve done. This will be my first CrossFit competition.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I have not done Oktorberfest Obliteration before.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Summer of Seals Challenge and several Tri’s
What would you hate to see at OO4? I’m not crazy about thrusters. lol
What’s your favorite movement? I don’t know what my favorite moment would be.

Name: Conner Moore

Where do you train? Crossfit Central
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 1
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2011 regionals
What would you hate to see at OO4? Turkish get ups
What’s your favorite movement? Hang snatch

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Elite Men – Drew, Zach, Wladi

Name: Drew Bignall

Where do you train? Mission CrossFit SA in San Antonio, TX.
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? Early 2009.
How many competitions you’ve done. A lot.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I have not!
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? I’ve competed in the past 4 South Central Regionals.
What would you hate to see at OO4? Pistols.
What’s your favorite movement? I pick things up and put them down.

Name: Zach Anderson

Where do you train? Crossfit Memorial Houston
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 2.5 years
How many competitions you’ve done? CF Open 2 years and BCS Games in College Station
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? CF Open 2012
What would you hate to see at OO4? Double KB Thrusters
What’s your favorite movement? Double Unders or Pull ups.

Name: Wladi Montoya

Where do you train? CrossFit Cedar Park under BiggDave Tillman
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 3 years 5 months
How many competitions you’ve done? About 12 comps or so
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? In 2009 and 2011
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? 2012 South Central Regionals Team 5th Place
What would you hate to see at OO4? Bowling
What’s your favorite movement? Underwater kettlebell swings

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Masters Women – Lynda, Rachel, Marla

Name: Lynda Schmidt

Where do you train? I train at Premier CrossFit Tyler, Tx
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I have been Crossfitting for 2 1/2 years
How many competitions you’ve done. I have competed at 5 competitions.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I competed in 003 Oktoberfest 2011 and took first place in scaled women’s
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? I competed on a team at regionals 2012
What would you hate to see at OO4? I would hate to see muscle ups. Almost there, but not quite :)
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement is Toes to Bar.

Name: Rachel Stokley

Where do you train? Crossfit Overtake
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 4 Months
How many competitions you’ve done? Only 1!
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Texas Barbell Massacre
What would you hate to see at OO4? Wall Balls Because I’m only 4’11″
What’s your favorite movement? Hand Stand Push Ups

Name: Marla Garcia

Where do you train? I am member of CrossFit Bay Area in Webster
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? and have been crossfitting for about 2 and a half years.
How many competitions you’ve done. Bring the Heat in Katy this past summer, and Texas Barbell Massacre in Ft. Worth last month.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? We had a group from our box compete last year and I came out to support. We had so much fun!! That is where the competition bug bit me!
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? The one in Ft. Worth was a two day competition and was brutal, but awesome!
What would you hate to see at OO4? As far as what I would NOT like to see this year… I was not a fan of bean bag tossing from last year!
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement? Why the ones I am the best at, of course!

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Masters Women – Jeanette, Nellyn, Pam

Name: Jeanette Pearson

Where do you train? CrossFit Bay Area, Webster, TX
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? 10 months
How many competitions you’ve done. 3
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Texas Barbell Massacre
What would you hate to see at OO4? Double Unders
What’s your favorite movement? Handstand pushups

Name: Nellyn Laurel

Where do you train? I wod at Crossfit 1525 in Houston
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? For 18 months
How many competitions you’ve done. I have only competed in fun/fundraising contests
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I compete last year in OO3
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO3
What would you hate to see at OO4? there are a couple of hideous movements I hate
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite is the deadlifts

Name: Pam Lawrence

Where do you train? I train at Lift Strong Run Fast (aka) The Woodlands Crossfit.
How long you’ve been CrossFitting? I’ve been training here for 4 years
How many competitions you’ve done. Only done one other competition – battle buddy
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? I’ve never done Oktoberfest before
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? This will be my biggest competition I’ve done
What would you hate to see at OO4? Would hate to see box jumps – had 4 knee surgeries…. They hurt
What’s your favorite movement? My favorite movement is burpees.

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare

Masters Women – Kathy, Fay, Cindy

Name: Kathy Brown

Where do you train? Crossfit 1525
How long you’ve been CrossFitting. 4 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 1
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? No
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Hammer and Chisel 2011
What would you hate to see at OO4? Muscle ups or handstand pushups
What’s your favorite movement? Deadlift

Name: Fay Watson

Where do you train? Crossfit Reign
How long you’ve been CrossFitting Almost 3 years
How many competitions you’ve done. 7
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? Oktoberfest Obliteration
What would you hate to see at OO4? Swimming, Crossfit FXTX threw swimming into their competition last year…
What’s your favorite movement? Anything hanging from a bar :-) …Pull-Ups, Toes to Bar, Knees to Elbow

Name: Cindy Uhlig

Where do you train? Crossfit Victorious in Tomball
How long you’ve been CrossFitting Almost 2 years.
How many competitions you’ve done. Other than in-house, just 1.
Have you done Oktoberfest Obliteration previously? Yes, last year.
What’s the biggest competition you’ve done? OO3
What would you hate to see at OO4? Hmmm – do I have to pick just 1? Muscle Ups or handstand pushups.
What’s your favorite movement? Back squats

TwitterFacebookGoogle+PinterestShare