Craig Howard

Craig Howard


Craig has been into fitness for more than 35 years. His athletic background includes competitive water polo & skiing in high school & college. After college, Craig spent many hours in the gym training for strength and size. In his 30’s he caught the running bug and completed many half and full marathons, finally graduating to triathlons.

In 2003 at age 41, he found CrossFit and was hooked. In 2006 he partnered with Jeremy and launched Diablo CrossFit. He loves competition, competes in the Games qualifying events, and qualifying for the CrossFit Games as a Masters athlete in 2011 and 2013.  In 2013 Craig achieved one of his fitness goals by winning the CrossFit Games Masters 50-54 year-old Division.

Craig is passionate about CrossFit for its incredible simplicity, superior efficacy, and amazing results for EVERYONE, including the de-conditioned, the disabled as well as top athletes.

CrossFit Level 1 (CF-L1) Trainer
CrossFit Olympic Lifting Trainer
CrossFit Endurance Trainer
CrossFit Endurance Swimming Trainer
CrossFit Strongman Trainer
USAW Club Coach Certificate
CPR, AED, & First Aid Certificate
2011 CrossFit Games Masters, 13th Place (45 – 49)
2013 CrossFit Games, 1st Place (50 – 54)