Five Thoughts with Iceland’s Snorri Baron, CrossFit Manager to the Stars

May 17, 2021 by
Credit: Snorri Baron (instagram.com/snorribaron/)

He may be one of the sport’s most recognizable characters (outside of the athletes of course) as the Icelandic manager handles some of the biggest names in the sport including Sara Sigmundsdottir and Bjorgvin Karl Gudmundsson.

Barron, who first got his start in advertising, works with 12 CrossFit athletes on a full-time basis, and another 20 on the side. He is often seen at events looking like a security guard or bouncer, but it turns out the tattooed powerlifter is one of the most cerebral minds in the business. Here’s five thoughts from the gentle giant as CrossFit gears up for the final part of its 2021 season:

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