Scott is the founder and owner of CrossFit Portland. He is certified as a CrossFit level 2 coach, Performance Weightlifting level 1 coach, American Kettlebell Club coach, Poliquin International Certification Level 1, and a Biosignature Level 1 & 2 practitioner. He has been riding BMX flatland for 26 years and counting and has filmed/produced/edited several series of BMX videos. He formerly competed in bicycle trials, placing second in amateur in the World Championships in 1990. When not training or riding, Scott can usually be found in the kitchen cooking up Paleo style meals. He writes a monthly recipe column for the Performance Menu magazine.
(pronouced “Sha-She”) Xi Xia is a co-owner at CrossFit Portland. He studied Kinesiology in college and played collegiate competitive Ultimate Frisbee as well. He first started coaching in college and is passionate about movement and helping people accomplish their challenges. He currently teaches the weightlifting class at CrossFit Portland.
Sean is Crossfit Level 1 certified. He has a BS in Psychology from WSU, and studied fitness at PCC. Outside of the gym he enjoys reading comic books, being outdoors, hiking, camping, traveling and anything involving food. He also finds Crossfit to be a most satisfying complement to frequent fantasies about surviving a zombie apocalypse.
Madoc is obsessed with efficient movement patterns, and putting those efficiencies to work as a foundation of a healthful life.
Madoc holds certifications as a Poliquin International Certification Program (PICP) Level 2 coach, MovNat Certified Trainer (MCT) Level 2, Pose Running Technique Specialist Level 2, Functional Movement Systems (FMS) Expert Level 1, CrossFit Level 1, and CrossFit Endurance.
Scott received a bachelor’s degree in Professional Golf Management from Penn State University in 2009, at which point he was inducted into the Professional Golfers Association. For the last two years his home has been the southern coast of Oregon, where he was an assistant golf pro at the beautiful Bandon Dunes Golf Resort.
Scott is Level 1 CrossFit certified. When he is not scouring the Crossfit Journal, trying to feed his Crossfit addiction, he enjoys being outside, cooking, reading, listening to music, watching movies and skiing.