Girls with grit: Julie Foucher’s CrossFit journey

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CLEVELAND - Julie Foucher is an intense competitor on and off the field.

She is known nationwide as an athlete with determination and dedication, despite a major setback.

She's a CrossFit champion, but one competition changed her life forever.

Now, Foucher opens up about her life before and after CrossFit.

"When I first walked into CrossFit, it just felt like home."

She placed 2nd in the 2012 CrossFit Games, while attending medical school. She is now in her final year of medical school at Case Western Reserve University and balancing her time isn't easy.

See Tracy McCool's story above.