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Annie Thorisdottir during the Muscle-Up Clean Ladder at the 2017 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Europe Regional Preview: New Faces Look to Break Through in “New” Regional

Berlin, Germany is six hours ahead of the East Coast and nine hours on the West. The competition begins at 9am local time, meaning that if you are in the United States you will...

Sam Briggs Fractures Elbow, Still Qualifies for Masters Division at CrossFit Games

Sam Briggs fractured her right elbow and ruptured her medial ligament last Monday. While that would end the season for almost everyone, Briggs wrapped up her elbow and did all four of the CrossFit Age...

Dumbbell Hang Clean and Jerks in 18.1

We knew 18.1 would feature a never-before-seen movement...and Dave Castro did not disappoint. The newest movement to appear in the CrossFit Open is the "Dumbbell Hang Clean & Jerk". With just one dumbbell, athletes...
Sara Sigmundsdottir during 2016 Open

How to Watch the 18.1 CrossFit Open Live Announcement

Today is the day. We're so close to finding out the pain that Dave Castro has in store for us. At 8pm Eastern/5pm Pacific Thursday, February 22, CrossFit will release the workout for 18.1...
2018 CrossFit Open Athletes

CrossFit Open Live Announcement Athlete Match-Ups

Earlier this week we found out the locations of the 2018 CrossFit Open Live Announcements. Now, we know which athletes will be throwing down each week. The biggest surprise is that neither 2017 CrossFit Games...
Sam Briggs shares amazing before/after photo of her CrossFit transformation. @bicepslikebriggs./Instragram

Check Out Sam Briggs’ Amazing Transformation Photo

Sam Briggs won the CrossFit Games in 2013 and has been in the top 10 consistently. Known for her engine, Briggs is one of the best athletes at the endurance-based events, especially when running...
After earning two second- place finishes on Day 1, Kristin Holte sits atop the Meridian Regional Leaderboard. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

What Could the Two European Regionals Look Like Next Year?

The biggest beneficiaries of the changes to the 2018 CrossFit Regional format were athletes from the European/Meridian regional. As the Europe and Africa regions expanded significantly over the past several years, just qualifying for the...
Team Europe preparing for the 2017 CrossFit Invitational. @anniethorisdottir/Instagram

Sara Sigmundsdottir Battling Illness Days Before CrossFit Invitational

In a CrossFit Games Update Show, Sean Woodland reported that Sara Sigmundsdottir has not been practicing with Team Europe as she has been sick ever since arriving in Australia. Sigmundsdottir has been dealing with a...
Sam Briggs and Sara Sigmundsdottir during the 2017 CrossFit Team Series. @sarasigmunds/Instagram

Briggs and Sigmundsdottir Penalized for Insufficient Video During Team Series

Sam Briggs and Sara Sigmundsdottir joined forces as Team Rogue Fire & Ice for the 2017 CrossFit Team Series. Once submissions were closed, it appeared that the European duo would take 3rd overall. However, Briggs...
Noah Ohlsen and Travis Mayer win the 2017 CrossFit Team Series, Male Pairs. @nohlsen/Instagram. Photo by CTPCam

And Your 2017 CrossFit Team Series Winners Are…

As of Tuesday morning, the leaderboard is still being adjusted to correct the Event 8 scores that we entered improperly (marked as Rx instead of scaled), but the ranking should be settled. In the Male...

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