"Mr. Yumul worked with Mr. Khalipa, who is a former CrossFit Games champion, to create wellness challenges for the staff of Mina Group, whose Bay Area restaurants include Michael Mina, Arcadia, RN74 and Pabu."

Executive Hits the Gym to Work Off Effects of the Restaurant Life

The Wall Street Journal

"Mr. Yumul asked NC Fit, a Bay Area gym, to develop a series of weekly challenges for employees across the group’s 28 restaurants. Last year, the two-month competition focused on physical fitness. This year, the challenge runs all year, with a new theme each quarter, including physical fitness, nutrition,mindfulness and community. Participation is optional."
  - Jen Murphy, The Wall Street Journal


Jason training with Team NorCal leading up to the 2015 CF Games

The Real-Life Diet of Jason Khalipa


"Professional athletes don't get to the top by accident. It takes superhuman levels of time, dedication, and focus—and that includes paying attention to what they put in their bellies. In this series, GQ takes a look at what pro athletes in different sports eat on a daily basis to perform at their best. Here's a look at the diet of Jason Khalipa."
  - Luke Darby, GQ

Jason on the final stretch of the Burden Run at the 2014 CF Games

Jason on the final stretch of the Burden Run at the 2014 CF Games

AMRAP'ing with Jason Khalipa


"Before he became one of the world’s best CrossFit athletes, he had only one other job. So he knows something about commitment. For Khalipa, everything is about focus. One task at a time. One goal at a time. In that respect, life is sometimes just like a CrossFit workout."
  - Christopher Hunt, Men's Fitness


Why I do CrossFit

The Players' Tribune

"I had been going to conventional gyms regularly since high school and had dabbled in some bodybuilding. To me, working out was about routine. A set number of exercises, performed in a set order, for a set amount of time. But around 2006, a friend of mine showed me this website for something called CrossFit, and at first glance, it piqued my interest..."


Fitness Tips from CrossFit's Finest

Men's Journal

"Jason Khalipa, the 2008 CrossFit Games champion, Gillette-sponsored athlete, and owner of NorCal CrossFit, offers 7 secrets to his fitness successes."
  - Marissa Stephenson, Men's Journal