Tag: Amanda Barnhart

Amanda Barnhart Almost Withdrew From The CrossFit Games

If you look at the leaderboard, you will see Amanda Barnhart’s name in 7th place. Finishing in the top 10 is an impressive feat for the two-time Games veteran, but it is even more...

Clean: Tia-Clair Toomey & Mat Fraser Record Consecutive Event Wins

When there is a heavy barbell, all eyes are on the reigning champs: Mat Fraser and Tia-Clair Toomey. Alliant Energy Center was electric as Toomey and Fraser -- arguably the best lifters in recent Games...

Day 2 Recap of the 2019 CrossFit Games

Day 2 featured two events for the teams and three for the individuals, which cut the field down to 20 athletes. CURRENT STANDINGS        MEN'S TOP 5              ...

Amanda Barnhart and Matt McLeod Win Sprint Couplet in under 1:30

How much do I want to suffer? That's the question athletes asked themselves before 3-2-1 Go! American Amanda Barnhart and Australian rookie Matt McLeod suffered and it showed as they flopped across the finish...
CompTrain Camp with Buttery Bros. Photo via Instagram/@comptrain.co

Buttery Bros Keep Up With the Girls at CompTrain Camp

Ben Bergeron gathered his athletes training for the Games for a weekend in Boston. The CompTrain camp has become an annual event as more and more athletes following CompTrain qualify for the CrossFit Games. But...
Mat Fraser at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

3 Sanctionals, 1 Weekend

This weekend feels a lot like a Regional weekend of year's past. This weekend is the busiest weekend of the 2019 CrossFit Games season with three Sanctionals taking place. The Down Under CrossFit Championship,...
Camilla Salomonsson Hellman at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Who Would Qualify For The Games If The Open Ended Today?

The CrossFit Open has a lot of different implications than prior years. The ability to qualify for the CrossFit Games directly out of the Open puts a lot of pressure on the top athletes...
Amanda Barnhart at the 2018 CrossFit Games Central Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Meet CrossFit Games Rookie Amanda Barnhart

Take a guess at who won three events at the Central Regional this year. Brooke Wells? Kristi Eramo? Nope. It was actually Amanda Barnhart! Barnhart won the last three events of the weekend in Nashville,...
Kristi Eramo and Brooke Wells at the 2018 CrossFit Games Central Regional. Photos courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Brooke Wells, Kristi Eramo Battle for Top Spot at Central Regional

Brooke Wells and Kristi Eramo are comfortably in the top 5 heading into the final two events on Sunday. But for the two Games veterans, they want to win the Central Regional. After four...