Dan John's Guide to Building an Intentional Community

Craig Marker
Kettlebells, CrossFit, Sport Psychology

Strength coach and author Dan John speaks around the world about the training methods he has honed over his fifty years of lifting and coaching. You might be surprised to learn a coach of this caliber does not charge hundreds of dollars to train people. Everyone who comes to his garage gym trains for free. It is part of his intentional community.


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Dan John preparing to train with his community.



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