Archive for August, 2011

Fallen Hero

One of the reasons we at Body Core are such huge fans of CrossFit is on display at today.  The WOD (Workout Of the Day) is named “Bradley” after U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Bradley R. Smith, who was killed in the line of duty on January 3rd of last year by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan.  He was a local from Troy, Illinois serving his country in a distant place.  He had not even been deployed a full month at the time of his death.  He is survived by his wife, Tiffany, his parents, Gary and Paula, his brother and fellow airman, Ryan, and his daughter, Chloe, who had only been born just the October before his passing.  She was denied the opportunity to know and be raised by an undoubtedly great American. › Continue reading


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