Derrek is a life-long competitive athlete who found his passion for incorporating CrossFit methods in his training in 2008. From that point forward, Derrek became an athlete, competitor and passionate coach within the Northwest CrossFit Community.
Derrek looks forward to each day in the gym where he can impact each individual athlete’s development and achievements. He works non-stop to educate himself on evolving training methods and techniques to design the best programs for his athletes and the pursuits of their goals.
Although Derrek trains daily for his own health, growth and upcoming competitions, his focus is on each athlete who walks into the gym. He is honored to be in the coaching profession and is determined to make a difference in every athlete that crosses his path.
CrossFit Level 2 Trainer
CrossFit Football Trainer
CrossFit Kettlebell Trainer
CrossFit Powerlifting Trainer
CrossFit Strongman Trainer
CrossFit Kids Trainer
Starting Strength Seminar Attendee
IKFF Candidate Master of Sport (Kettlebell)
USAW Sport Performance Coach
2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 CrossFit Open
2013 IKFF Northwest Kettlebell Championship
2013 Power Athlete Team Series (CrossFit Football)
2013, 2012 PipeHitters Classic
2013 Oregon CrossFit Winter Games (Yeti Division)
2012 CrossFit Football #Occupy Strength
2012 One Hour Long Cycle Marathon (88#)
2010 CrossFit NW Regionals Team Competitor