The start of the CrossFit Open is less than a week away. We know that 20.1 will kick off with Rich Froning and Scott Panchik live from Austin, Texas. To cap off the 2020 Open, Annie Thorisdottir and Pat Vellner will take on 20.5 live from Boston, Massachusetts.
Presented by CrossFit Filthy 150, the two athletes will square off for the live announcement at Reebok HQ.
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@reebok and the @filthy150 have teamed up to bring you The 20.5 Open announcement live from Boston, the home of the Irish diaspora 🇮🇪🇺🇲. Patrick Vellner and Annie Thorisdottir will battle it out during the final workout of the 2020 CrossFit®Games Open. This epic head to head will come to you live from Reebok HQ in Boston. If you want to come to Boston with us then follow the link in our bio to be in with a chance of winning a trip to the 20.5 Open live announcement 🙌. @anniethorisdottir @pvellner @reebok @reebokcrossfitone #irishintheopen #reebok #openannouncement #crossfitopen #20point5 #crossfitgames #filthy150 #filthyready
Last year, Thorisdottir finished 2nd overall in the Open while Vellner finished 30th. Both Thorisdottir and Vellner are looking to avenge last year’s Games performance where neither made it into the top 10.
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