Steve's Club Blog

Meet Leora

As a Local Club leader, Steve’s Club Program Director, Senior Program Director, and now Executive Director, it is likely that you have crossed paths with Leora Hafri. Over the past seven years she has been a rock for our organization. To round out our “meet the team” series, we had the opportunity to sit down with Leora to reflect on…

Strong is Beautiful: Jenn Hunter-Marshall

CrossFit has created one of the strongest platforms for girls and women to be proud of not only what their body looks like, but what their body is capable of. Over the course of this summer, we will be sharing a series of blog posts, “Strong is Beautiful: Female CrossFitters Tell Their Story,” written by Tatyana – a Steve’s Club…

Strong is Beautiful: Erica Stupfel

CrossFit has created one of the strongest platforms for girls and women to be proud of not only what their body looks like, but what their body is capable of. Over the course of this summer, we will be sharing a series of blog posts, “Strong is Beautiful: Female CrossFitters Tell Their Story,” written by Tatyana – a Steve’s Club…

Meet Jory

Jory Johnston has always utilized sports as a tool for balancing her professional and personal pursuits. When she joined the Steve’s Club team as Director of Development in May 2021, she was grateful for the opportunity to bring her passions together. We got a chance to get to know Jory, and one of her secret talents as well!No matter…

Meet Ratih

“Working alongside a team that values a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion is essential for me.” Through CrossFit, Ratih Sutrisno has found the best of both worlds–coaching at her local gym and now at Steve’s Club where she has been the Communications Manager since May 2021. We got the opportunity to sit down with Ratih to hear her story.…

Meet Christina

“It means the world to me that I am working alongside others whose mission and values align with my own and are impacting youth across the country.” Since joining the Steve’s Club National Program Team in February 2021, Administrative Assistant Christina Kampf has been reflecting on how her fitness career has led her to where she is today. We got…

Strong is Beautiful: Female CrossFitters Tell Their Story

CrossFit has created one of the strongest platforms for girls and women to be proud of not only what their body looks like, but what their body is capable of. Over the next several weeks, we will be sharing a series of blog posts, “Strong is Beautiful: Female CrossFitters Tell Their Story,” written by Tatyana – a Steve’s Club athlete,…

What Leora Hafri did this Summer

It’s 7:30 a.m. —or “Zero Seven Thirty” as they say around here— and the safety and security briefing room of the Fort Indiantown Gap National Guard Training Base holds its morning security briefing. The briefing covers what groups or units are using which of the training center’s various facilities or ranges, what heat category they expect—being mid July they expect…

Day 6: Goodbye For Now, Camp

Last night, we completed our final sharing circle. As with previous nights, athletes connected around similar experiences. Some laughed at life and most everyone cried when someone’s history struck a little too close to home. But today was different. Today was about closing the connections, wrapping up the good times, and vowing to stay close despite the distance.In a…

Leadership Camp: Day 5

What are you grateful for today?Today was the last full day of camp and we kicked off the day with the option of working on Olympic lifting skills with Coaches Chad or yoga in the park with Carla. Carla is a joy to be around, and I was lucky enough to feel that energy while she led us. She asked…