Derek Newborn is a Crossfit Games competitor that has been involved in the sport for several years. Moreover, Derek is a certified Crossfit instructor, and is the Director and Main Coach at a Crossfit facility in Fort Myers, Florida. At 6’5” tall and 220 lbs, Derek enjoys competing and loves giving back to the community. He gives much of his time to special needs children, and actively participates in the Special Olympics. Derek continues to train and compete as a Crossfit athlete, while maintaining his work in the community, his role as educator in the sport of Crossfit, and his position as a contributing author of Healthost.