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Face Time with Blake Murray

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 12:53 p.m. CDT

St. Charles resident Blake Murray, 41, was teaching an exercise class when he took a break to answer 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? Orem, Utah.

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Paul Newman.

First job? At Chick-fil-A.

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A secret agent. I became a fitness instructor instead. I own CrossFit 333 in St. Charles.

A book you’d recommend? “One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel García Márquez.

Favorite charity? Wounded Warrior Project.

What game show would you be on? “Family Feud.”

Do you speak another language? Spanish

Favorite local restaurant? Colonial Café – of course.

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I hiked across the Grand Canyon when I was a 12-year-old Boy Scout in four days and three nights.

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