CrossFit: Iceland’s Snorri Baron on helping athletes like Sara Sigmundsdottir – ‘I have always been fascinated by talent’

//CrossFit: Iceland’s Snorri Baron on helping athletes like Sara Sigmundsdottir – ‘I have always been fascinated by talent’

CrossFit: Iceland’s Snorri Baron on helping athletes like Sara Sigmundsdottir – ‘I have always been fascinated by talent’

When Snorri Baron left rehab treatment for drug and alcohol abuse in Iceland in 1995 as a 20-year-old, he found himself working within the country’s fishing industry, but it was far from glamorous.“It was long hours handling fish, cutting open fish, and ripping everything out,” said the 45-year-old who is now 26 years sober. “It’s pretty much the most disgusting job I have ever worked.”Baron came to a realisation: he did not want to gut fish for the rest of his life. So he applied for a…

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