CrossFit Discussion Board  

Go Back   CrossFit Discussion Board > Community > Testimonials
CrossFit Home Forum Site Rules CrossFit FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Testimonials CrossFit's successes / your achievements

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 02-14-2012, 11:16 AM   #1
Jackson Harmer
Banned Jackson Harmer is offline
 
Profile:
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Eden Prairie  MN
Posts: 162
Throw it down, thanks to CF

Was playing basketball with my son recently. As we're playing around, I'm looking at the rim and thinking I can probably grab it. Jump up and very easily grab the rim. Son is impressed. We're playing with a junior size ball, which I can palm, so I grab it and go up for a big dunk. Son freaks out. Good stuff. A bunch of high school guys on other end of gym thought it was cool too. Since I began CF training my body has completely changed as has my explosiveness. The pride my son had seeing his dad do this is what it's all about.
  Reply With Quote
Old 02-14-2012, 03:00 PM   #2
Matt Yates
Member Matt Yates is offline
 
Profile:
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Pfafftown  NC
Posts: 18
Re: Throw it down, thanks to CF

I initially read your name as Jackson Hammer and thought you had the best name ever, on top of your dunking skills. Oh well, being able to dunk is enough by itself.
  Reply With Quote
Old 03-11-2012, 07:10 AM   #3
Andy Sweetland
Member Andy Sweetland is offline
 
Andy Sweetland's Avatar
 
Profile:
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Marblehead  MA
Posts: 6
Re: Throw it down, thanks to CF

Nice! I agree that changes in your ability to have a great time with your kids and maybe even impress them a bit far outweighs just about any other gain you can make! Nice work...
__________________
"See, the thing about skating is you just have to skate and skate until you fall. Then you get up and skate some more." - My 4 year old son
  Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I've got a javelin throw question if anyone can help me out? Daniel Frankel Stuff and Nonsense 1 05-06-2011 03:12 AM
Thought I was going to throw up Liam McKarry Workout Logs 3 05-22-2008 09:35 AM
Want to throw out a big thank you! Skylar Cook Community 1 02-16-2008 02:17 PM
Sit-ups with medicine ball throw = Throw-ups? Michael Brewer Exercises 4 03-29-2007 07:11 PM
Hammer throw vs. Sledgehammer work Gregory Spilson Exercises 9 08-21-2006 07:05 AM


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
CrossFit is a registered trademark of CrossFit Inc.