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Kelley Jackson

Kelley Jackson Age

40

Kelley Jackson Height

62 in

Kelley Jackson Weight

130 lb

Kelley Jackson Country

United States

Kelley Jackson Croosfit box

CrossFit Gambit

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Early Life and Background of Kelley Jackson

Kelley Jackson, a formidable presence in the CrossFit community, began her athletic journey long before she discovered CrossFit. As a collegiate soccer player, Jackson was no stranger to competition and the demands of rigorous physical training. Her transition to CrossFit came in 2010, motivated by an insatiable competitive spirit and a desire for a new challenge. This shift marked the beginning of a remarkable journey in the sport of fitness.

Kelley Jackson’s CrossFit Journey

Kelley Jackson’s CrossFit career is a testament to her dedication and hard work. Starting in 2010, she quickly became known for her competitive nature and immense work capacity. Her early days were characterized by a willingness to push her limits, leading her to sign up for the Midwest Sectional on a whim and finishing in 57th place. This initial taste of competition fueled her passion, leading her to further refine her skills and strength at CrossFit Gambit. Over the years, Jackson’s focus on strength training, particularly Olympic lifts, has significantly paid off, turning her into a formidable athlete in the CrossFit arena.

Competitive Achievements of Kelley Jackson

Kelley Jackson’s competitive resume is impressive, showcasing her growth and dominance in the sport. Her journey through the CrossFit Games Open, Regionals, and the Games highlights her consistent performance and improvement over the years. From finishing 3rd in the North Central Region in her early years to achieving notable placements at the Games, including a 6th place finish in the Women (35-39) division in 2021, Jackson’s competitive spirit has never waned. Her achievements are a reflection of her commitment to training and her strategic approach to competition, embodying the essence of what it means to be a CrossFit athlete.

Personal Life and Training Philosophy of Kelley Jackson

Outside the competition floor, Kelley Jackson is known for her balanced approach to training and life. Her philosophy, “Relax, have fun, get stronger,” emphasizes the importance of enjoying the process and focusing on strength as a cornerstone of her training regimen. Jackson’s dedication to her community at CrossFit Gambit and her emphasis on training within a supportive and motivational environment illustrate her belief in the power of community and the importance of mental well-being in achieving physical fitness goals. Her ability to blend intense training with a fun and supportive atmosphere is a testament to her character and approach to CrossFit.

Kelley Jackson benchmarks

Squat: 300 lb
Clean: 225 lb
Deadlift: 350 lb
Fight Gone Bad: 418 reps
Filthy 50: 987 sec
Fran: 116 sec
Grace: 92 sec
Helen: 464 sec
Max Pull-ups: 61 reps
Snatch: 175 lb
Sprint 400m: 72 sec

Kelley Jackson stats

CompetitionRankPercentileEntrantsDivision
Open 20232190983%132782Women
Age Group Semifinal 2022280%28Women (35-39)
Age Group Quarterfinals 20221099%1020Women (35-39)
Individual Quarterfinals 202223395%5279Women
Open 202228399%122177Women
Games 2021668%19Women (35-39)
Online Qualifier 20211698%985Women (35-39)
Individual Quarterfinals 202129794%5936Women
Open 202116799%108644Women
Online Qualifier 2020299%200Women (35-39)
Open 20206799%94157Women
Online Qualifier 20191194%200Women (35-39)
Open 201922199%146363Women
Central 20182050%40Women
Open 20187599%171976Women
Central 2017782%40Women
Open 20173599%159565Women
Open 20162799%130154Women
Games 2015377%40Women
East 2015587%39Women
Open 20159999%108764Women
Games 20142737%43Women
North Central 2014390%32Women
Open 20141699%52076Women
North Central 2013685%41Women
Open 20134699%32643Women
North Central 2012585%35Women
Open 20121699%14217Women
Open 20114399%4506Women

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