Female Athlete of the Month: April 2017

Name:  Kari Wattles

Age:  21

Hometown:  Mattoon, IL

Occupation:  Dancer

How long have you been a member at 1020?  Since February

Tell us about your first day walking through the doors at Ten Twenty: I was incredibly nervous but so excited to get started.

What benefits/accomplishments have you seen/had since joining?  I'm no longer scared of handstands, I can see growth in my length strength.

What are your individual goals? Get DUBS back to back without stopping, be able to do handstands without the wall, build up my arm strength to do pull-ups more consistently.

Favorite moment at 1020 so far?  Watching how much fun everyone can have while working out and pushing yourself.

What do you enjoy  most about the coaching staff at 1020? How each coach is different and always willing to help.

Words of advice for someone interested in getting started? Definitely go for it!  It can be a lot to take in but just do your best and never give up.

Tell us something we don't know about you?  I'm a classically trained opera singer.

Favorite WOD?  5k Row for Time

Least Favorite WOD?  Tommy Mac