And yet, here he is years later, the owner of CrossFit Downtown Atlanta. It was a string of happy accidents that got him to where he is today, including surviving during COVID-19. For instance, the gym was already prepared for class sign ups as they had started doing them in the fall of 2019.
Plus, it was this Box that the first CrossFit Scholarship Level 1 course was held for several teenage boys, some of whom were already training at Downtown Atlanta.
As you listen to this conversation with Michaelides, see what you can learn from his COVID-19 response, the way he serves his local community and some candid advice when it comes what you need to ready for.
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