Ron Buckner was born and raised in Coalinga, CA where he was a two-sport athlete in both baseball and football. In 2012, Ron was introduced to CrossFit where he gained a new outlook on fitness and a passion for competition. In 2014, Ron received his Level 1 CrossFit Training Certification and began looking for an opportunity to bring CrossFit to his hometown. Ron believes that CrossFit is for everyone. He desires to create an environment that is safe and supportive. He is passionate about programming workouts and making sure everyone feels as comfortable as possible. When asked how Ron would describe CrossFit: He says, "It's like working out in a garage with your friends, except we have a really big garage and a whole lot of friends!"