JOSH BRIDGES

The elite CrossFit ath­lete is on a mission to be­come the 2015 CrossFit cham­pion. Pre­pare to be shocked by what he’s putting him­self through to achieve it

Men's Fitness - - Contents -

MF meets the man who’s af­ter Rich Fron­ing’s Fittest Man on Earth crown

Twenty-six. That’s the piti­ful num­ber of days 31-year-old elite CrossFit ath­lete and for­mer US Navy SEAL Josh Bridges has off from train­ing in a year. To save you work­ing it out, that means he trains 330 days over a 12-month pe­riod. And he does be­tween two and three ses­sions a day, mean­ing he trains more than 700 times from the start of Jan­uary to the end of De­cem­ber. Most of us won’t do that many work­outs in five years.

JOSH BRIDGES

Age 31 Height 1.65m Weight 77kg Achieve­ments Fourth place, 2014 CrossFit Games Sev­enth place, 2013 CrossFit Games Sec­ond place, 2011 CrossFit Games

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