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Samantha Briggs – Instagram Fitness Influencer Review @bicepslikebriggs

Samantha Briggs, bicepslikebriggs
Samantha Briggs, bicepslikebriggs - Fitness Influencer Review

Sam Briggs (also known as Samantha ‘Biceps Briggs) is a CrossFit athlete and a popular fitness Instagram influencer. She is very famous for winning CrossFit Games in the year 2013. Apart from winning in 2013, she was also qualified for CrossFit Games in 2010, 2011, 2015, and 2016. Before CrossFit Games, Sam was a firefighter and a footballer.

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If you don’t know about CrossFit Games, The CrossFit Games are an annual athletic competition operated and owned by CrossFit, Inc. The CrossFit Games competition has been held from 2007, every summer. It also consists of different workout games like standard aerobic, weightlifting, and gymnastics movements. Every year, the winner of the CrossFit Games earn the cash prizes and gets the title of “Fittest on Earth.” Sam won that title in 2013.

Samantha Briggs a.k.a. ‘The Engine”

If you are already following this lady on Instagram, you must be knowing all of her Instagram posts are full of motivation. Though Sam qualified for the CrossFit Games in 2010, 2011, 2015, and 2016, and won the CrossFit Games in the year 2013, she failed to qualify in 2014 because of her poor performance on the handstand walk event at the European regional competition.

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Did you know Samantha Briggs’s weight is around 62 kg and she can deadlift a 175 kg? It means she can deadlift almost 3 times her weight. And, she can snatch 80 kgs and back squat 130 kgs of weight.

Samantha ‘Biceps’ Briggs has also written a book named, “Start Your Engines.” Sam’s book “Start Your Engines” is all about how she hustled really very hard and reach the position where she wanted to. The full name of her book is “Start Your Engines: My Unstoppable CrossFit Journey.”

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She explained how earlier she used to be a firefighter & a footballer and how she qualified for the CrossFit Games and finally won in 2013. Basically, she has shared the experiences she has gained, the hard work she has put, things she has learned, and the mistakes she had made throughout her CrossFit Games journey.

Samantha Briggs was kicked out of ballet lessons as a child but was accepted on the boys’ sports team. She worked as a firefighter in West Yorkshire for ten years. Throughout her journey, she struggled a lot, she used to tackle dangerous situations on a daily basis. 

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With so much hard work and effort, first time Sam was qualified for the CrossFit Games in 2010 (when she was 27 years old). And when she was 31, she achieved the title of “Fittest on Earth” (in the year 2013).

This book by Samantha Briggs will boost your motivation. By sharing her story of CrossFit Games’ achievement, Samantha wants to convey how a person can achieve anything he desires. Anything can be achieved if you put your hard work and effort, consistently.

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