NPGL Coming Back for 2017, Combine Registration Open

The National Pro GRID League (NPGL) is coming back for its 4th season in 2017. Specifics on the season have yet to be finalized, but the league is looking into making some changes to the race formats and elements to up the stakes. Look...

2016 NPGL All-GRID Team

Bjork Odinsdottir named to the 2016 NPGL All-GRID team
It's been a week since the Phoenix Rise were crowned the 2016 NPGL champions. Now that the dust has settled and Provo, Utah, has quieted down a little bit, it's time to announce the 2016 NPGL All-GRID Teams. The All-GRID team consists of a body-weight...

Blaine McConnell Named 2016 NPGL MVP

Blaine McConnell wins 2016 NPGL MVP
Phoenix Rise's Blaine McConnell was named the 2016 NPGL MVP following the Final match. McConnell was one of the Rise's utility players who was able to knock out bodyweight reps while also taking care of big weight in quadrant 4. McConnell said after winning the...

Phoenix Rise Are The 2016 NPGL Champions

Marcus Filly holding the Pinnacle Trophy after winning the 2016 NPGL Final
The Phoenix Rise entered the 2016 season with one thought on their mind...redemption. The Rise lost in the Finals last year to the DC Brawlers and have been looking to make up for it this year. Phoenix did just that during the regular season...

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Danny Nichols in NPGL playoff match
The 2016 NPGL season has come down to the final match between the Boston Iron and the Phoenix Rise. The compact season started just 21 days ago, but there has been a lot of excitement packed in. From the New York Rhinos' comeback win over...

Blaine McConnell and Bjork Odinsdottir are Engaged

Bjork Odinsdottir and Blaine McConnell are engaged
Blaine McConnell and Bjork Odinsdottir competed together on CrossFit Nordic at the 2016 CrossFit Games and are teammates on the NPGL's Phoenix Rise. McConnell and Odinsdottir have been dating for a while and as of yesterday, they are now engaged. During a team hike with...

San Francisco Fire Stop Miami Surge in Win

Jamie Lee on the Snatch Ladder
The San Francisco Fire and Miami Surge met up in a winner-take-all match up. The winner makes the playoffs to face the Phoenix Rise while the loser heads back home. Race 1 started what would be a back and forth battle throughout most of the...

Phoenix Rise Go Undefeated with Win Over LA Reign

Phoenix Rise celebrate victory over LA Reign
The Phoenix Rise are headed once again to the playoffs. Entering the final regular season match 2-0, the Rise faced the 0-2 LA Reign. The 2015 Western Conference champs had already secured another conference championship, but it didn't show. The Rise came out fast and...

DC Brawlers Stay Undefeated Against New York Rhinos

Alexandra LaChance on the ring muscle-ups
If there ever was a time to let up on the gas, this would be the match. With playoffs already secured, the DC Brawlers didn't need to win against the New York Rhinos on Saturday. The Brawlers, however, have yet to taste defeat in the...

Boston Iron Hammer Baltimore Anthem for First Win

Mike Abgarian and Jared Enderton on deficit handstand push-ups
The Boston Iron started the season with many expectations, internally and externally, but after losing a heartbreaking first match against the New York Rhinos there was concern the Iron might miss the playoffs. They then faced the buzzsaw that is DC Brawlers. After another loss, things...

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