Get to know Rachel Martinez.
Rachel graduated from The University of Maryland in 2007 with her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in Special Education. She was on a full scholarship for gymnastics and competed for the four years during her undergraduate work. After graduating, Rachel taught Brooklyn, New York public schools for six years.
Rachel found CrossFit in 2012 and began competing shortly after.
She has been to the CrossFit Games four times:
-2013: Team with CrossFit New England, placed 2nd
-2015: Team with CrossFit New England
-2017: Team with Reebok CrossFit One, placing 5th
Rachel is from Long Island, New York and currently lives in Natick, Massachusetts. She is a personal trainer and CrossFit coach.