All posts by Brandon Couden

Brandon Couden is a CrossFit Level 3 Certified Coach and a graduate of Ohio University with a B.S. in Physical Education. During college he developed a passion for strength and conditioning through competing in the sport of boxing. In 2007 following graduation, Brandon discovered CrossFit and never looked back. He took over the Rogue Affiliate in 2009 and rebranded it as CrossFit Grandview in 2012. Brandon participated as an athlete and coached Regional and CrossFit Games teams every year from 2010 to 2016. Since then he has turned his focus to the Coaches development and the business side of running an Affiliate. As an Affiliate owner Brandon has grown his business from 14 members from his first month in business to maintaining over 500 month in and month out for the past several years. He relies heavily on a philosophy of putting Coaches and staff first, and creating community through consistent challenges and quarterly social gatherings.