A Squat Rack or an Altar? It’s Both!
When most individuals think about their wedding ceremony day, they’re dreaming of conventional venues similar to a romantic church, a sublime barn, or a vacation spot wedding ceremony on the seashore. However not Frank and Crystal! For these two unimaginable AF members, they selected the particular place the place it began—or we guess, restarted: the squat rack at their favourite membership, AF Brodheadsville.
Frank and Crystal had mutually determined to finish their romantic relationship proper earlier than COVID-19 hit earlier this yr, however they by no means strayed too removed from each other and remained one another’s health friends. When their native membership re-opened in June after a government-mandated shutdown of their space, they couldn’t wait to make wholesome occur once more collectively. Crystal drove over 120 miles round-trip, 5 or 6 instances every week, to work out with Frank at their favourite gymnasium collectively! Now, that is love. They each shared a mutual ardour for health—particularly weightlifting—and whereas they thought they have been specializing in making muscle positive aspects, they quickly realized they have been constructing far more than that, collectively.
After a couple of month of working laborious within the gymnasium, that they had a “max” day to assist measure their progress, and so they each elevated their PRs by over 20 kilos! Eager to have fun their accomplishments, they determined to make a journey to Atlantic Metropolis—simply the 2 of them. Having this high quality time collectively helped them understand their real love for one another, and properly, the remaining is historical past!
In October of 2020, Frank proposed to Crystal. And simply two weeks later, they tied the knot the place they fell in love: underneath the squat rack of AF Brodheadsville.
Congratulations, Frank and Crystal! We’re so glad that we acquired to be part of your big day. Seems like #AFlove actually does bleed purple!