SEPTEMBER MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Published September 1, 2019
As we near Top Gun Crossfit’s 10 year Anniversary & Steve’s birthday is in September, it’s only appropro that he’s the Member Spotlight!
NAME: Steve Loeding
JOB: Top Gun Crossfit Co-Owner (w/Meghan)
FAVORITE MUSIC TYPE / GROUP: Just went to Iron Maiden concert! 80’s metal, old country, 80’s, classical, old school rap
CHILDREN / PETS ?: 4 Dogs: Layla, York, Simon, Polly & assorted foster dogs.
FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: Cuba was my favorite, anyplace tropical in the winter. We’re heading to THE Oktoberfest this month in Munich so that might be a favorite, too!
HOBBIES: Building model airplanes, gardening, smoking cigars, riding my motorcycle, travelling & adventures with Meghan, fostering dogs, fantasy football. Mocking Meghan’s voice.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU DONE CROSSFIT AND WHAT MADE YOU TRY IT OUT ? About 12 years - was doing bodybuilding /running routine which got stale. Found Crossfit in a magazine & gave it a try. I did the workouts at the YMCA.
WHAT WERE YOUR THOUGHTS ABOUT CROSSFIT AT FIRST? It was fun, completely different than what I’d been doing & very challenging.
DESCRIBE YOUR FAVORITE THINGS ABOUT CROSSFIT AND HOW IT HAS IMPACTED YOUR LIFE: The community aspect - from training others to events & fundraisers. I’m proud of our tight-knit community that Meghan & I have developed. We push & support each other in the gym and beyond.
FAVORITE WORKOUT: Murph
FAVORITE MOVEMENT: Back squats & power cleans tie.
LEAST FAVORITE: Thrusters & wall balls tie.