About Us

CrossFit Polaris was founded in 2012. We've grown from training friends and family in a garage, to a Columbus CrossFit powerhouse. Though we have grown quickly, we have maintained a close sense of community. Our commitment to our clients is to provide a world class coaching staff, facility and community. Our goal is to make the time you spend at the gym the best hour of your day.

WHY CHOOSE CROSSFIT POLARIS?

We understand you have choices when picking a gym. That is why we are relentlessly committed to providing our clients a world class experience.



COACHES


Our staff is one of most experienced in the country. We have over 30 years of combined CrossFit coaching experience.



FACILITY


CrossFit Polaris is one of the best equipped and maintained facilities in the country. We have over 30,000# of Rogue equipment and we consistently add to that. Our facility is  professionally cleaned 365 times per year.



COMMUNITY


Our community is made up of people you actually want to spend time with in and out of the gym. We hold each other accountable when we need to, we celebrate our achievements together and pick each other up when we need support.

 

 

COACHES

Our coaches are our most valuable assets. This team lives and breathes CrossFit and they're motivated by helping our clients reach their goals. With over 30 years of collective CrossFit coaching experience, we employ one of the most seasoned staffs that you’ll find anywhere. We’ve helped grandmothers, high-schoolers, working professionals and even professional athletes set and achieve their fitness goals. Whether you’re out of shape or at the top of you game, we can help you.

KEITH SIMON

6 Years of Full-Time CrossFit Coaching Experience

KEITH SIMON

6 Years of Full-Time CrossFit Coaching Experience

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    DAVID ULMER

    4 Years of Full-Time CrossFit Coaching Experience

    DAVID ULMER

    4 Years of Full-Time CrossFit Coaching Experience

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      JUICE WEAVER

      3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

      JUICE WEAVER

      3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

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        HEATHER WELSH

        3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

        HEATHER WELSH

        3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

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          MIKE ALBERT

          3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

          MIKE ALBERT

          3 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

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            DUSTIN WILSON

            2 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

            DUSTIN WILSON

            2 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

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              CHRIS HENNEFORTH

              2 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

              CHRIS HENNEFORTH

              2 Years CrossFit Coaching Experience

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                LAUREN BERGMAN

                1 Year CrossFit Coaching Experience

                LAUREN BERGMAN

                1 Year CrossFit Coaching Experience

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                  JAMIE FELTY

                  1 year CrossFit coaching experience

                  JAMIE FELTY

                  1 year CrossFit coaching experience

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                    MICHAEL BUTLER

                    1 Year CrossFit Coaching Experience

                    MICHAEL BUTLER

                    1 Year CrossFit Coaching Experience

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                      FACILITY

                      Our address is 8692 Olde Worthington Rd in Westerville, OH. We are conveniently located less than a mile off the 71 & Polaris Pkwy exit just minutes from most locations in Northern Columbus. We call a 6,000 square foot warehouse home. We have  three restrooms, two of which have showers. We have lounge area with plenty of seating and storage and a fully stocked retail area.

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                      COMMUNITY

                      CrossFit Polaris is not just a place to get a good workout – it’s a diverse community that includes members of our military, full-time moms, doctors, lawyers, police officers, fire fighters, business executives, elite athletes, kids, and grandparents. We have an inclusive environment, where our members all know each other, support one another, and socialize in and outside of the gym. Also, while many of our workouts are timed and competitive, it is all done in a supportive and team- oriented environment.

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                        LAUREN BERGMAN
                        -CrossFit Coach

                        1 year CrossFit coaching experience
                        • CrossFit Level 1 Certification
                        • Ohio Teaching License
                        • Collegiate Golfer for Ohio University
                        • Former figure competitor
                        • CrossFit competitor

                      • CHRIS HENNEFORTH

                        2 years CrossFit coaching experience

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                      • 580

                        DUSTIN WILSON

                        2 years CrossFit coaching experience

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                      • HEATHER WELSH
                        -Director of Curriculum

                        3 years CrossFit coaching experience
                        • CrossFit Level 1 Certification
                        • CrossFit Endurance Certification
                        • Former CrossFit Seminar Staff
                        • Grid League Athlete – Miami Surge
                        • 2013 Central East regional – 7th Place
                        • 2012 CrossFit Games – 22nd Place
                        • 2011: 14th at CrossFit games (team)
                        • NCAA Division 1 athlete at THE Ohio State University – Volleyball
                        • Elementary school teacher and mother of two.

                      • MICHAEL BUTLER

                        3 years CrossFit coaching experience

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                      • MIKE ALBERT

                        3 years CrossFit coaching experience
                        • Husband to Alicen & Father to Cash
                        • Co-Owner of CrossFit Polaris
                        • CrossFitter since 2009
                        • CrossFit Level One Coach
                        • College Baseball Player

                      • JUICE WEAVER
                        – Coach

                        3 years CrossFit coaching experience
                        • CrossFitter Since July 2010
                        • 1st Place Fit Club Games 2012
                        • 2012 Central East Regional Team Competitor: Friendship CrossFit
                        • 2011 Central East Regional Team Competitor: Rogue
                        • 2011 CrossFit Games Team Competitor: Rogue
                        • 6 Years Semi-pro Football
                        • 1 Year Arena Football

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                        DAVID ULMER

                        6 years CrossFit coaching experience

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                      • KEITH SIMON
                        -Head Coach

                        6 Years of Full-Time CrossFit Coaching Experience
                        • Crossfit Level 1 & Olympic Lifting
                        • B.S. Exercise Science & Nutrition
                        • National Academy of Sports Medicine–certified personal trainer
                        • Fitness nutrition specialist
                        • Regional athlete as an individual and as a member of Team CFP in 2013
                        • Has coached/worked with: Games athletes, Philadelphia 76rs, Columbus Blue Jackets, Columbus Destroyers, OSU Rugby & Football, OWU Rugby, US Marines, OWU LAX, High School athletes

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                        JAMIE FELTY

                        1 year CrossFit coaching experience

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