Eric LeClair Death – Cause of Death: CrossFit affiliate owner, Eric LeClair has passed away unexpectedly.
‘CrossFit OG’ Eric LeClair died on Saturday, December 4, 2021. He is remembered as a ‘shining light attracting others with his positivity, integrity, and ability to see more in others than they could see in themselves’. He was a committed father, husband, son, and friend to many.
His cause of death was not disclosed.
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The announcement of Eric’s death was flooded by heartfelt tributes and condolences as families, friends and everyone who knew him grieve his loss.
“Eric LeClair was one of the great ones. He was a shining light… attracting others with his positivity, integrity, and ability to see more in others than they could see in themselves,” Andy Petranek wrote.
“He discovered Crossfit early on… one of the first 5 of us affiliates in all of SoCal. He built an incredible community in Team CrossFit Academy… before anyone really even knew what the heck CrossFit was.”
“We had the honor and privilege to meet Eric & Elise back in 2017,” Cyndee Kiddoo wrote. “They would stop at the gym to workout before going up to Mammoth. He was a great mentor to us as gym owners. The CrossFit World mourns his loss.”