About Us

WHY CROSSFIT CHOSEN?

CrossFit Chosen is more than a box, more than a gym, more than a place to workout. CrossFit Chosen is a community and a place to find a second home, one with like-minded individuals with a focus on fitness and well-being.

 

WORLD CLASS TRAINERS

Our trainers have years of experience in numerous disciplines with certifications in everything from USAW Olympic WeightLifting to Sports and Conditioning.

OUR FACILITY

Located on Route 332 next-door to Tom Wahl’s, our facility is outfitted with all the best equipment, mostly from Rogue and our own local Hammerhead Fitness.

OUR MEMBERS

Our mantra is Alone We Are Strong, Together We are Stronger because we believe that fitness and well-being extends well beyond muscles, body-fat or endurance. We built a community around this philosophy to bond the members in a common goal. We can’t tell you how much more successful this approach is to improving members fitness level and overall well-being.

MEET OUR TRAINERS

Amanda Petroccione

With a passion for health and wellness, Amanda pursued a bachelors degree in Community Health specializing in exercise physiology and nutrition. From there she earned her Masters in Business Administration in hopes to create a business to help people achieve their optimal Health.

Sarah Hart

Sarah has always been a sport and fitness junkie, that is where she gets her natural competitive drive. She grew up playing every sport imaginable with her older brother and the neighborhood boys at the park she lived next door to. When Middle School and High School came around, soccer and basketball became her main focuses – playing JV soccer and Varsity basketball in the 8th grade.

Nick Bossert

Nick Bossert has been a competitive athlete for as long as he can remember. He was a three letter athlete throughout high school, playing football, basketball and baseball and spent countless hours in the weight room. He continued playing football and lifting at the collegiate level while studying Criminal Justice at Utica College.

Tina Sallazzo

Tina grew up playing sports and having a love of the outdoors. She took that passion inside and started taking group exercise classes which eventually led to becoming an instructor. She is a NETA certified group exercise instructor and Personal Trainer.

Cait Finn

Cait assists in both coaching and programming for the Chosen Barbell Club. She has a long list of achievements and accolades. After starting with CrossFit, Cait transitioned to Weightlifting, where she worked her way to becoming a national level competitor, training within the highly successful and respected East Coast Gold organization, which she remains a part of to this day.

Amanda Frost

From a very young age, Amanda developed a love for a variety of sports including Volleyball, Softball and Track; thriving on the camaraderie and competition. She was introduced to CrossFit in 2016 and immediately knew she had found what she had been looking for.

Stephanie Bolster

Stephanie is a Canandaigua native who grew up swimming competitively until college. She attended Clarkson University and RIT earning her Masters in Microelectronic Engineering before moving to Fishkill, NY to work as an applications engineer specializing in microlithography.

Roy Missall

Roy is CrossFit Chosen’s original Olympic Lifting coach. He is a former college athlete, current scientist, part-time weightlifting coach who loves a good bit of competition. When he isn’t in the lab executing elegantly designed experiments, you will likely find him at the gym, weightlifting.

Mike Bollinger

Born and raised on a dairy farm in Lancaster, PA, Mike learned the value of hard work at a young age. He was a tri-sport athlete playing soccer and baseball as well as excelling as a wrestler throughout high school. He went on to Cornell University where he continued to wrestle competitively

Jordan Evans

Jordan brings Chosen Athletics a unique approach to training by combining sport specific skill work for lacrosse coupled with methodologies from CrossFit in functional movement. Evans began his lacrosse career at the age of 6. Growing up in upstate NY and attending Jamesville-Dewitt High School just ten minutes from the Syracuse campus.

Brandon Jackel

Brandon grew up in Colorado with a passion for the outdoors. Through snowboarding, hiking, rafting and running Brandon, has always enjoyed athleticism and the art of competing.

OUR MEMBERS ARE AWESOME!