During a recent trip to Chiang Mai, I caught up with CFCNX owner and head coach Mark Ritchie to find out more about the box, and his CrossFit journey.
Ritchie first came to Thailand as a student many years ago. He returned with his wife to teach a study abroad program with Americans.
With the help of Mike Anderson from CrossFit Malibu, Ritchie set up CrossFit Chiang Mai to offer students a way to keep fit while abroad.
In no time, the word spread and CrossFit Chiang Mai now has more than 80 active members with hundreds of drop-ins every year and plans to expand in 2013.
In addition it is the only place outside America to offer a USAW Weightlifting Program.
Make sure you check out the full interview in the video above.
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