June Male - Chad Mears
Name - Chad Mears
Where are you from? - Brookville, IN and currently reside there
When did you become a member of the Cornerstone community? - November 2015
What do you do when you are not at Cornerstone? - VP of Finance for Prestige, a staffing/recruiting firm in West Chester. Spending time with my wife and 2 daughters, watching sports, playing golf, biking
What is your favorite movement to do? - Cleans, Deadlift
And your least favorite movement? - Overhead Squat
What are your favorite accomplishments since becoming a part of Cornerstone? - Every PR with knowing the amount of work/time that goes into one, completing the Crossfit Games Open Rx, standing at the top of the podium with my teammate Chris at the Rookie Rumble.
What is something about yourself we might not know? - 6 years ago, I was 70lbs heavier
What advice would you give somebody just starting out in training? - Enjoy the workouts! Trust the process/coaches, nothing happens overnight, develop a routine, set goals, nutrition is a huge factor, push yourself and go outside your comfort zone.
What are your goals for the rest of 2018? - For the remainder of 2018, I would like to participate in a few more competitions, get better at kipping and create memories with my family.
I like… family.
I eat… anything in front of me.
I do… enjoy life.
I am… trying to be better than yesterday.