King of CrossFit - Greg Glassman
Greg Glassman 60minutes
Sharyn Alfonsi profiles Greg Glassman, a brash, former gymnast who created the CrossFit workout, now the basis for a chain of gyms that has become the largest in history
The following script is from "The King of CrossFit" which aired on May 10, 2015. Sharyn Alfonsi is the correspondent. Keith Sharman, producer.
There are more gyms in America than ever before but we're more overweight than we've ever been. Lots of people have theories as to why, but we're about to introduce you to a man who says he's figured it out. Greg Glassman is the unlikely creator of the biggest fitness phenomenon in the world right now called "CrossFit." It's a workout program that's unpredictable, uncompromising, and raw...a lot like the man who created it... more