Sammy Wood finished 9th as an individual at the Pacific Regional last month. After failing to qualify for the CrossFit Games, Wood has joined CrossFit Athletic’s team.

CrossFit Athletic qualified for the CrossFit Games when the team placed 3rd at Regionals. It appears that Sammy Wood will be replacing Amelia Jackson on the active roster.

This appears to be a growing trend of top athletes going team after not qualifying for the Games at Regionals. Last year, Lauren Fisher and Rasmus Anderson joined CrossFit Invictus’ Games team and Kaleena Ladeairous jumped on CrossFit Milford b