Inside StrongFirst: An Interview with Brett Jones

Dan Kallen
Director of Content, Coaches Only
Business, CrossFit

StrongFirst was founded by kettlebell guru Pavel Tsatsouline in 2012 after his departure from Dragon Door, a company he co-founded. And, while there is obviously a lineage connection between the two entities (StrongFirst even refers to Dragon Door/RKC as “our predecessor”), StrongFirst has gained wide recognition and a loyal following in a relatively short time.

To find out what StrongFirst is all about, we sat down with StrongFirst’s Chief SFG1 Brett Jones. Brett is tasked with maintaining the curriculum and standards for all of StrongFirst’s Kettlebell Certifications and Courses. He is also responsible for developing and mentoring the rest of the SFG Leadership and SFGs. All told, Brett has been traveling and teaching with Pavel for 14 years.
Clearly, next to Pavel, Brett is the guy to go to if you want the lowdown on StrongFirst.  


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