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Crossfit Canarias

Entry Detail

Crossfit Canarias

Venue Details

Name:Crossfit Canarias
Location:Gran Canaria
Phone:+34 928 480 420
Sports:Cross Fit, Fitness

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Summary

Introduction

 

CrossFit Canarias is located on the outskirts of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria which is on the north coast of Gran Canaria. Las Palmas is the capital of Gran Canaria and is the joint capital (with Santa Cruz) for the Canary Islands.

They were the first affliated CrossFit Box in Spain.

Although this training venue is on the outskirts of Las Palmas, the beach is only 2 km away and it is approximately the same distance to the scenic La Milagrosa region. Both the coast and La Milagrosa offer great outdoor space for a different type of training environment. Outside training events can be organised in advance, such as mountain adventure WOD/BBQ at an additional charge.


Travel

 

By Air: Gran Canaria airport (LPA) approximately 25km from the centre of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

There are regular bus journeys between the airport and Las Palmas.

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Accommodation

Accommodation

 

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria offers accommodation from Bed & Breakfast to 5* hotels. In between there are self-catering options for both villas and apartments. 

 

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Places of Interest

 

A third of the island is under protection as a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO. The island possesses 32 Natural Protected Spaces, amongst them the Rural Park of Nublo, The Doramas Jungle, the Azuaje Ravine, Tamadaba, Pino Santo, etc.

Las Canteras Beach lies in the heart of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. It is known for its annual Carnaval. The harbour was the first stop of Christopher Columbus' expedition on his way back from the Americas, a commemoration of which is the Hermitage of San Antonio Abad, where the navigator prayed, and the Casa de Colón. Other attractions in the capital city include the Museo Canario (the most important archaeology museum in the archipelago), the Cathedral and the Plaza del Espíritu Santo. In Teror the shrine of Virgen del Pino, patron saint of Gran Canaria, can be found.


Training Facilities

The Box

Coaching

Nikol Burton

Head Coach

Crossfit Level 1
Crossfit Endurance
Coaches prep course
Crossfit Judge
Team leader for Reebok Fitness SPAIN Championships

An ex soccer player, amateur competitive snowboarder, and gymnast.

Favorite Crossfit Workout: Anything with Burpees

Least favorite: The rower and deadlifts 


Eduardo González

Coach

Crossfit Level 1
Crossfit Endurance

Favorite Crossfit Workout: Ring Muscle and Toes 2 Bar

Least favorite: Turkish get up and rowing


Tristan Dickson

Coach

CrossFit Level 1 trainer
CrossFit Rowing trainer
British Weightlifting AC Club Coach
CrossFit Kids trainer

Favorite Crossfit Workout: I like the WOD Amanda

Least favorite: The fact that beer and AREHUCAS rum don’t go well with training.


Francisco Rego

First Point of Contact

Favorite Crossfit Workout: Push Press, Dead Lift

Least favourite CrossFit movement: Running, Man Makers


Karle Aldai

Operations Manager

Crossfit Level 1
Crossfit Judge

Favorite Crossfit Workout: Deadlifts, Skin the Cat, rope climbing… Burpee is my second name…

Least favorite: Wallballs wallballs and wallballs….


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Reviews

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Reviewed by Abraham
On 19-Jun-2019 09:1:45

Comments:  It's a unique box! The wonderful people the staff very attentive and the very fun and demanding classes! Recommended!!
Reviewed by Steffi
On 19-Jun-2019 09:1:01

Comments:  Awesome Box, great Community and a friendly Coach
Reviewed by Tomas
On 19-Jun-2019 09:1:07

Comments:  Equipment, coaches, people everything perfect. Great place for holiday workout.
Reviewed by Wendy
On 19-Jun-2019 09:1:24

Comments:  Great atmosphere, very friendly & welcoming with a killer WOD just like home
Reviewed by Jaroslaw
On 19-Jun-2019 09:1:52

Comments:  I´ve had an opportunity to exersice the whole week there and I must admit that I enjoyed. Nice, spacious box, well-equipped, good programming and nice people. I will definitely get back there when next time in Canary Islands.