On Episode 128 of CrossFit Radio, host Justin Judkins interviewed Marty Cej, who will be one of the commentators for the 2010 Games. He also interviewed Justin Bergh from HQ, as well as Jake Platt, owner of Northwest CrossFit, which is home to the defending Affiliate Cup champions. This episode was webcast live at 6 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, July 14, 2010.
2:29 Marty Cej came on the show to give his insight into how the sport of fitness has changed with time, as well as what spectators can expect this year at the Games. Marty and Justin also talked about several athletes who have a good shot at making it onto the podium, and Marty described what makes the CrossFit community so great.
33:20 HQ’s Justin Bergh has been working feverishly with an army of others behind the scenes to make this year’s Games something monumental. Dangling a few hints, he gave out a detail or two about what type of equipment he has seen volunteers set up at the Home Depot Center. Bergh also gave his thoughts on the way the Games and the athletes have evolved, as well as some of the things that make the event so extraordinary.
49:13 Jake Platt owns Northwest CrossFit, which produced the 2009 Affiliate Cup champions. He talked about the training the members of his team have gone through to prepare for this year’s competition. He explained that this year’s team is completely different from last year’s and evaluated how they stack up against each other. He also gave his thoughts on preparing a team for the unknown and the unknowable.