Greg Glassman Net Worth

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Greg Glassman's Net Worth as of 2024
$100 Million


Greg Glassman was born on the 22nd July 1956, in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California USA, and is an entrepreneur who is probablybest known for co-founding the trademark of Cross Fit Inc., which is mainly based on the fitness program Cross Fit, founded in 2000. Since then it is a significant source of Greg Glassman net worth.

How rich is the entrepreneur? It has been estimated that the overall size of Greg Glassman’s net worth is equal to $100 million, as of the authoritative data presented in mid-2016.

Greg Glassman Net Worth $100 Million

To begin with, Glassman grew up in a suburb of Los Angeles. As a kid he suffered from polio, but put in lots of effort to become physically strong, including body building, swimming and gymnastics. Whereas he was not very successful in the first two, he found himself to be a perfect gymnast. He pursued his career as a gymnastics coach in 1974. Over the period until 1989, he trained various athletes as well as celebrities in a variety of gyms – Greg developed a very highly effective intensive workout, which later evolved into a very successful business. In 1995, he was hired as a coach for training the Santa Cruz Police Force. Later, Cross Fit was also implemented in training marines, firefighters and American soldiers. Also in 1995, Glassman’s first Cross Fit Gym was opened in Santa Cruz. His net worth was growing steadily.

In 2000, he has launched the Cross Fit program, a strength and stamina training program, which is based on the growth of the ten most important strength abilities recognized by experts. Doing exercise develops strength and muscle mass to enhance the strength of muscle movement in real life. Cross Fit exercises are done in an intense manner, no time for a break, at the same time lifting weights, athletic performance, resistance exercises are being performed. Cross Fit is based on daily exercise program which is performed in the manner dictated, and a specific number of times. The daily program can last from 5 to 30 minutes depending on the aims and physical condition of a trainee. Due to the good results of training, Cross Fit has become popular in many countries around the world, which has resulted in a sharp increase in Greg Glassman’s net worth and popularity.

Even though the program has been criticized in some quarters, it is practiced by more than 13,000 affiliated gyms – most of them located in USA – however, it must be said that the trademark has spread all over the world. It is worth saying that Cross Fit Inc. also organizes seminars, and certifies qualified trainers. They are taught power lifting, weightlifting, gymnastics, running and endurance, self-defense, rowing, striking and other activities. Special programs for children and pregnant women are prepared too. Undoubtedly, Cross Fit Inc. has also increased the overall size of Greg Glassman’s net worth.

Finally, in the personal life of the entrepreneur, he co-launched the Cross fit program with his second wife Lauren Jenai. (He was previously married to childhood sweetheart Brandy Jones.) In 2012, the two divorced. He is now married to Maggie Robinson; they have a child together.

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