Rising CrossFit Star Danielle Brandon Joins Tru Grit Fitness as First Female Athlete
We are amped to announce our athlete partnership with CrossFit Games icon Danielle Brandon.
“There was no grittier competitor at the 2021 CrossFit Games than Danielle Brandon, we are stoked to welcome her into the Tru Grit family,” said Matt Piva, co-founder and chief marketing officer of Tru Grit Fitness. “DB is a rising star in CrossFit and an incredible athlete who values top performance. She has a huge future ahead of her as a competitor, and we’re thrilled to support her journey.”
Brandon is one of fastest-rising CrossFit athletes, having qualified for the CrossFit Games three times, finishing ninth in 2019, 15th in 2020 and an impressive 11th in 2021. The 25-year-old has gained fans and Instagram followers with her incredible shows of strength and endurance. A native of Kennewick, Washington, Brandon attending Sacramento State University where she was a six-time all-Big Sky Conference honoree and 2016 conference champion for pole vault. She currently trains in Las Vegas with Underdogs Athletics.
“I felt an instant and natural connection to the Tru Grit Fitness team, and I’m so excited to have their support and incredible equipment as I start working towards the upcoming season,” said Brandon. “One of the things that really stood out to me about Tru Grit’s products is the perfect knurling on the barbells, something that’s really important to me as I’m using them every day. I’m looking forward being part of the Grit Gang and using the best equipment possible for my daily workouts.”
As part of the agreement, Brandon will participate in Tru Grit Fitness marketing campaigns, will provide invaluable insight into product research and development and participate in a variety of national activations.
Tru Grit Fitness offers an extensive line of premium, safe and reliable fitness equipment. The complete line of fitness products for all skill levels includes dumbbells, barbells and bumper plates, cast iron kettlebell weights, racks, benches, speed ropes, medicine balls, plyo boxes, accessories and more for strength training and conditioning. All products are available on Tru Grit Fitness’ website, as well as through Target, Best Buy and Walmart.