Many Affiliates Reconsider Disaffiliation in Light of HQ Changes

September 15, 2020 by
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Editor’s Note: Morning Chalk Up published a draft version of this story in error. You can read the final version as it was intended for publication by clicking here.

In the aftermath of the Greg Glassman scandal and fallout in the spring, more than 1350 gyms around the world stated their intention to disaffiliate, including many long-time, well-known affiliate owners, such as C.J. Martin and Pat Sherwood, the owners of CrossFit Invictus and CrossFit Linchpin. Also among those was Alyssa Royse, owner of nine-year affiliate Rocket CrossFit, who’s demeaning letter from Glassman where he called her “delusional” sparked the mass exodus.

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