Tola Morakinyo

Tola grew up in Columbia, MD, playing a variety of sports, including gymnastics, football, wrestling, and track & field. He went on to wrestle at West Virginia University IT, D1-NAIA, for two years before starting CrossFit. He started CrossFit in 2013, then began competing and coaching in 2014.


  • CF-L1


  • 2016 Reebok CrossFit Regionals competitor (10th, team)
  • 2015-2016 GRID athlete, Boston Iron – youngest active player
  • 2016 All-Grid Team
  • 2016 MAAC (2nd, elite-team)
  • Hardbat Holiday Classic (2nd, elite-team)