Becky Holtman

I began my weight loss journey in 2010 with simple exercises, diet changes and portion control and I did have some success. Then I went to the HCG diet and lost 20 lbs which I gained back. I decided to make some serious changes and watched my caloric intake, went to a gym 3x per week, stopped drinking all sodas and reach 160lbs in 2 years.

I was bored and hit a plateau with my regular workouts. So one day in February 2013, I stopped by CrossFit Cedar Park. I went by myself and didn’t know anyone. I thought I was in shape, but realized quickly that I wasn’t in “CrossFit” shape. In the beginning, I was intimidated, but it changed very quickly. People I didn’t even know would cheer me on when I was last place on a workout. It was so motivating and kept me pushing forward to do accomplish goals I never even know I had.

 I started Advocare products in May of 2013 and then began to change my food intake using the Paleo/Zone diet. This helped with my overall recovery and my fat loss.  Currently I am training for a  half marathon. I run on my CrossFit rest days and feel like only CrossFit [Cedar Park] has been able to make me strong enough to obtain my goals. In fact, just yesterday I ran a straight 3 miles with no walking at all. I am still working on becoming stronger and becoming more comfortable  with the more complex CrossFit movements to be able to complete most wods RX.

I am back to my high school sizes and smaller than when I got married 25 years ago. I’ve lost the last 18lbs and my body fat has dropped significantly. I have become leaner, faster, stronger and my endurance level is amazing. The community and the friends I have made has been an overall  life changing experience.

  • Dropped from size 10/12 to size 6
  • Couldn’t run a 400m when she first started. Now training for 1/2 marathon
  • Back to High School Sizes
  • Hit her weight loss goals
  • Life Changing Experience

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