Dre has been a competitive athlete most of her adult life. Dre has competed with the Washington DC Furies Women’s Rugby team since 1999. She continued her rugby career with the Mid Atlantic All Star Women’s Rugby team and eventually made it to the United States Women’s National Rugby team. She’s played competitive rugby all over the world, including South Africa and Australia. Dre discovered her love for coaching when she joined the Mid Atlantic All Star Rugby team coaching staff in 2006. She has been an active rugby coach for college and women’s clubs since then. Dre found CrossFit as a natural progression from rugby. She’s been participating and competing since 2012. Dre’s favorite part of CrossFit is helping women develop into athletes and realizing how strong they really are.