Member Spotlight: Jesus Garcia

Congratulations to Jesus Garcia! He has been chosen as our CrossFit member of the month. Jesus was one of the first new members to start with us after our move into Iron Keel Strength. Kick back relax and get to know more about Jesus.

So, what brought you to Mainland CrossFit ?
I was new to Texas City and I wanted to get into a gym that involved lifting weights and cardio.

What made you stay?
The coaches, the drenching shirt after every workout, and family atmosphere.

How long have you been CrossFitting?
Since January 1, 2017

What are some of your goals? Have they been met?
My goals were to drink less, eat healthier, have bigger guns, abs, pecks, legs, and gluts. I’ve met everything and abs are peeking in lol.

Best lifts?
Back Squat/Front Squats

Benefits you have noticed? Any changes to brag about?
My Butt lol, women notice and like to grab it and even guys(believe it or not) from my construction company compliment me on my shoulders and pecks and yes even my butt 🤦🏻‍♂️ lol

What do you do out there in the real world?
I’m a field clerk with Cajun Constructors at Marathon in Texas City and I work with Time Keeping and HR related matters, I’m pretty much at a desk for 5-6 days a week and 10hrs a day.

Your favorite WOD?
Murph was a beast and it killed me but it’s a WOD that was done all around the world for a good cause so I thought that was pretty cool.

Biggest CrossFit Accomplishment?
Creating a family oh and hitting 40 double under’s in a row


Anything to add?
Man, ummmm thank you for choosing me to be Member of the Month and I love the memories and achievements I’m creating and hope to make many more. Thanks IKS