Gina Marie Policastro, is a CrossFit athlete, NYC High School Science Teacher, and competitor on NBC and Dwayne the Rock Johnson’s, “Titan Games.”  As a competitive CrossFit athlete, Gina qualified for and competed at prestigious events including East Regionals and Wodapalooza.  In addition to training as an elite athlete, Gina simultaneously works full time as a ninth year, earth science teacher, at a Title I high school in Manhattan, New York.

With a passion for pushing herself to see what she’s really made of, Gina is guided by the phrase, “you just might surprise yourself,” and prides herself on turning setbacks into comebacks.  By sharing her story and life experiences, Gina hopes to inspire adolescents to build themselves both physically and mentally, to value the importance of discipline, and above all else become stronger than their excuses.